Places To Visit In Panna

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Here are the top 8 tourist attractions to see in Panna:

1. Pandava Falls and Caves

Must visit 3.5 /5

12 km
from city center
1 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

Located within the territory of the Panna National Park, as the name suggests this place is where the Pandavas sought haven during their exile. Mythology enthusiasts, rejoice! This location is definitely going to leave you in awe, with the waterfalls, the deep lake and the lush green environs making it a perfect setting for your rendezvous with serenity.

2. Diamond Mines

Must visit 4.2 /5

17 km
from city center
2 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

Asia's biggest and only active diamond mine is situated in Madhya Pradesh due to this it is also known as treasure land. A tour to Panna diamond mine will answer all the mystery about diamond farming. Majhagaon diamond mine is laid down over an area of 50 km belt, starting from the Paharikhera North-East to Majhgawan South-West with breadth of around 30 kms.

3. Panna National Park

Must visit 4.2 /5 View 5+ photos

10 km
from city center
3 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

Panna National Park, situated in Panna district of Madhya Pradesh in central India, is located on the banks of River Ken. This National Park has been awarded as the best maintained tourist friendly national park of the country by the Ministry of Tourism of India.

4. Raneh Falls and the Ken crocodile sanctuary

3.1 /5

23 km
from city center
4 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

The Raneh Falls are formed when the Ken river falls from the canyons of the Rewa Plateau about 20 km from Khajuraho. The Ken Crocodile sanctuary is in the vicinity of the Raneh Falls itself.

5. Jugal Kishoreji Temple

3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
5 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

This is the most important Hindu Temple in the town of Panna. The structure of the temple is inspired by the typical Bundela temple style. It is believed that a pilgrimage of the four Dhams is considered incomplete, if it does not conclude with a visit of the Jugal Kishoreji Temple.

6. Mahamati Prannathji Temple

3.2 /5

1 km
from city center
6 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

The place where the peripatetic sage Mahamati Prannath and his disciples, who on reaching Panna realized the message of the awakening of one's soul. Constructed in 1692, this structure is inspired from both Hindu and Muslim architectural styles and beliefs.

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7. Padmavati Devi or Badi Devi Temple

3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
7 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

This is another temple that holds a lot of historical significance given to the fact that it is believed that Goddess Padmavati is the protector of the prosperity and happiness of Panna.

8. Baldeoji Temple

3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
8 out of 8
places to visit in Panna

The Baldeoji Temple has been inspired by a Roman architecture and has a gothic feel to it. The temple consists of a large hall called maha mandapa with massive pillars and is built on a raised platform so that one may obtain darshan even from outside the main gate.

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What are the top sightseeing places in Panna?

The top sightseeing places in Panna are Pandava Falls and Caves, Diamond Mines, Panna National Park, Raneh Falls and the Ken crocodile sanctuary, Jugal Kishoreji Temple, Mahamati Prannathji Temple.

Can you suggest an itinerary for Panna?

Day 1- Start your trip to Panna by visiting the beautiful Raneh Falls and Pandav Falls and Caves, and follow it up with a visit to the Ghantei Temple.

Day 2-  Spend your second day in Panna by paying a visit to the famous temples in Panna. These include the Ram Van Temple, Matangesvara Temple, Mahamati Prannathji Temple and the Padmavati Temple.  According to history, it is the abode of salvation of the sage Mahamati Prannath.

Day 3 - Visit the Ken Gharial Sanctuary, located at the confluence of the Ken and Khudar rivers. Catch a glimpse of the wide array of flora and fauna including gharials, spotted deer and nilgai.

Day 4 - Enjoy a safari at Panna National Park. The park also has many lodges and hotels which offer a pleasant and relaxing stay, including some great food and ambience.

How can I commute within Panna?

Within the Panna National Park, the best way to explore is on an elephant safari. An hour ride on a boat on the Ken river through the jungle area might also be very interesting and picturesque to spot wildlife in their natural environments. Jeep safari are not provided within the park, so if you want to explore the area on a vehicle, you would have to arrange on your own. Rest of Panna is just like another city with Taxis as the best way of commuting within the city.
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