Seoni is a village situated in Madhya Pradesh. Seoni is the inspiration for the village in Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book series. It is 2,043 ft above sea level. It has several large public gardens that are a treat for the eye.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels in Seoni, like the Kavitha International (Tariff – Rs. 1190), Tiger Valley Resort (Tariff – Rs. 4254), and Dhanteshwari Hotel.
Hindi is the official language of Seoni. English is also spoken and understood here.
Diwali and Dushhera are the most popular festivals in the region. Ram Navami is also considered very auspicious here as it marks the birth of Lord Ram.
Places of Interest
The Pench Tiger Reserve (10 km) named after the Pench River flowing from north to south through the reserve, is a major attraction here. The Dighori Village (15 km) houses the world’s biggest Shiv Ling at 54 kg, and is a must visit.
How to Get There
The Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport, Nagpur (122 km) is the nearest airport.
Seoni isn’t well connected despite having its own railway station. One can catch trains from nearby Nagpur (136 km) which connect to Seoni.
Seoni is well connected to nearby villages and towns via busses. The nearest bus stand is the Bus Stand New Seoni (20 km). Nandan Travels provides buses from Nagpur to Seoni. Avail of bus ticket offer when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.