Situated in the Maikal Mountains, at an altitude of 1065 mt. at the meeting point of the Vindhya and the Satpura mountain ranges Amarkantak is an important pilgrimage center for Hindus. It is also the source of the rivers Narmada and Sone. Surounded by the dense forests of teak, Mahua, etc. and the numerous small and trickling streams Amarkantak is a unique place for nature lovers. Tour to Amarkantak will, therefore, be an escape from the mundane life.
Nearest airports are Jabalpur (228 km.) and Raipur (230 km).RAIL
The nearest rail head is Pendra Road (42 km) on the Katni - Bilaspur section of the South-Eastern Railway.ROAD
Amarkantak is connected by regular bus service with Shahdol, Umaria, Jabalpur, Rewa, Bilaspur, Anuppur and Pendra Road.