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Ken River Lodge Panna National Park

Spread over 30 acres of pristine jungle, Ken River Lodge, popularly known as the Tree House, is a wildlifer’s paradise. It is Situated on the banks of river Ken, adjoining the 542 sq km Panna Tiger Reserve. Situated 26km. from Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh, India. It offers a unique blend of traditional royal hospitality and comfortable country living in cottages and deluxe tents.

Ken river with its fresh, clear water, flows through the ravines of the vindhya range and sustains the varied wildlife including the crocodile and the gharial. At Ken River Lodge you could enjoy a carefree boat ride, a jungle safari or just gaze at the mesmerizing ken from our tree house (machaan) restaurant, on your experiential holiday.

Location :

Air :Nearest Airport is Khajuraho ( 27 km). There are daily flights from Delhi in season by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways. From the Airport cabs are available for drop At present there are no direct flights from Mumbai. Note: Reconfirm air fares and timings from your nearest travel agent.

Train :
From Delhi -
Delhi to Jhansi by Bhopal Shatabdi (departure N. Delhi, 6 a.m., arrival Jhansi, 10:25 a.m.) Further by cab or by Shatabdi bus to Khajuraho. Get off at Bhamitha( 10 km before Khajuraho). Free pick up by gypsy arranged on request. Shatabdi .

Habibganj Express
Departs Delhi at 10: 55 p.m. arrives Jhansi at 4;24 a.m. Further by cab or bus to khajuraho. The train offers 1A, 2A, 3A and SL classes. Morning bus service is scarce, so cab though expensive is the best option.

From Mumbai -
Satna(70km) and Jhansi(176km.) are convenient railheads. Punjab mail, Dadar Barielley Express, Dadar Amritsar Express, Mumbai Howrah mail etc are the few trains which operate on this route. The latest railway timetable should be referred for more options and fares.

Road : One could take the road journey through Agra, Gwalior, Jhansi and Datia. A distance of 635k.m. best avoided in a stretch , but is a memorable drive through lovely country side if given a break at Gwalior, Orcha or Datia. Refer to the map above for details.

Accommodation : 8 Deluxe Tents with attached concrete bathrooms with w/c, hot and cold water, dressing room and sit out. 8 Cottage Rooms with modern bathrooms, living room, kitchen and open deck.

The tents and cottages are spread out in 30 acres of mixed jungle in undulating terrain, giving a jungle experience which few in the country can parallel. The Ken river runs for almost a mile with our property. The Lodge also boasts of a 1500 sq.ft. Machaan were the meals are served. The Machaan popularly know as the Tree House overlooks the Ken river and boasts of multi-cuisine buffet meals. Your host at the property , is a team of well trained local staff, naturalist, boatmen, Shyamendra and his wife (promoters), together they make your stay a memorable one.

Address : Hotel Sariska Palace, Dist. Alwar, Rajasthan.

Facilities :

  • 19 Air Conditioned Rooms
  • Telephone
  • Running hot and cold water
  • Refrigerator in rooms
  • Continental, Indian and Rajasthani Cuisine
  • Swimming Pool, Tennis, Squash and Boating
  • Village Safari
  • Credit Card and Money Exchange
  • Conference facilities available
  • Doctor on Call