A Tiger reserve of Madhya Pradesh spread in a vast space, Panna houses a host of species like Sloth bear, Leopard, Chinkara, Nilgai Hyena, Jackal .Admist the uneven terrain with scrubby vegetation and grass, rocky landscape gathered along with hundreds varieties of trees and shrubs , one can spot the elusive big wild cats here. One can explore Indian species of crocodiles like mugger and long snout gharial in the Ken River that flows from here toward the north harbours.
The reserve plays a host to a number of migratory birds like Paradise Flycatcher, Pond Heron, Honey Buzzard, Slaty-headed Parakeet, Night Jar, Peafowls, Spotted Doves, Blossom-headed Parakeet, Bare-headed Goose, Lark, Pipit, Minivets, Partridges, Quails, Crested Serpent Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Lesser Adjutant, Black drongo, Brown Fish Owl during the winter season. Vulture sighting in Panna National Park is also great. Here one can notify about 6 rare species of vultures: Long Billed Vulture, White Backed Vulture, Asian King Vulture, Himalayan Griffon Vulture , Egyptian Vulture, Eurasian Vulture. Panna is a paradise for birdwatchers.
Jungle Safari and Elephant rides are also offered in morning game drives. While doing jungle safari, one can also have a chance to go for boating in Ken River for spotting long snouted gharials and other aquatic species. A Jungle Safari in Panna will surely thrill your senses and soul