AMARKANTAK IS KNOWN AS THE TEERTHRAJ - THE KING OF PILGRIMAGES
THE MEETING POINT OF VINDHYA, MAIKAL AND SATPURA RANGES
THE NARMADA, ONE OF THE HOLIEST RIVERS OF INDIA, ORIGINATES HERE
MYSTIC POET, SANT KABIR, IS SAID TO HAVE MEDITATED AT KABIRCHABUTRA, AMARKANTAK
THE FORESTS SURROUNDING AMARKANTAK CONTAIN A RICH VARIETY OF MEDICINAL PLANTS
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Situated at an altitude of 1000 m, Amarkantak is a well frequented Hindu pilgrimage center that is popularly known as ‘Teerthraj’ - ‘the king of pilgrimages’.
The Amarkantak region has a rich natural heritage. It is the meeting point of the Vindhya and the Satpura Ranges, with the Maikal Hills being the fulcrum. Three rivers - the holy Narmada, the Sone and the Johila - emerge here.
The forests surrounding Amarkantak have a rich variety of plants with medicinal properties, which make it extremely significant from an ecological point of view.
Holiday Homes-MPSTDC at Amarkantak is located amidst lush greenery. It offers spacious accommodation with top-class amenities. Beautifully landscaped lawns, well-appointed rooms and a restaurant offering regional delicacies all come together to create a comfortable stay.
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Jabalpur Airport: 299 km
Pendra Station: 40 km
How to get here?
Reaching by Air
Jabalpur Airport is the nearest airport to Amarkantak located at about 300 km from Amarkantak.
Reaching by Rail
Pendra Railway station is the nearest rail head located at about 40 km from Amarkantak.
Reaching by Road
Amarkantak is well connected by regular bus/cab service with Shahdol, Umaria, Jabalpur, Rewa, Bilaspur, Anuppur and Pendra Road.