Perched at an altitude of 226m above mean sea level, Ajaigarh was formerly a princely state during the British rule in India. Belonging to the Sagar Division, it comes under the Panna district of Madhya Pradesh. Being a tehsil, Ajaigarh is composed of 137 villages and 66 panchayats. Panna, Banda, Satna, Mahoba are cities near Ajaigarh.
Places to Stay
Ajaigarh doesn’t have good accommodation options. So it is recommended that tourists opt for hotels in Khajuraho instead. Some of the hotels in Khajuraho are Hotel Harmony (Tariff – Rs. 1100), Hotel Casa Di William (Tariff – Rs. 400), Hotel Surya (Tariff - Rs. 900) among others.
The official language of Ajaigarh is Hindi. The other languages spoken in Ajaigarh include English.
Holi in March and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Ajaigarh are Panna (23 km from Ajaigarh), Mahoba (64 km from Ajaigarh), Satna (73 km from Ajaigarh) among others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Ajaigarh is Khajuraho Airport, which is located at a distance of approximately 40 km.
The nearest major railway station from Ajaigarh is Satna Junction, which is 76 km away.
Ajaigarh has a bus stand of its own with buses plying to nearby places such as Panna, Rajnagar among others. It is mostly state run buses which ply on this route. Avail of bus ticket discounts when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com