About Rewa Tourism
Located in the state of Madhya Pradesh, Rewa covers an area of around 6,240.06 sq km. In addition, it is divided into four parts, viz. Kymore Pahar, Binjh Pahar, Rewa Plateau and Lower-Northern Plain.On the north and east, the district is bounded by the state of Uttar Pradesh. The district on the south is surrounded by Sidhi District, while on the west lies Amarpatan and Raghurajnagar tahsils of Satna District. The destination resembles an isosceles triangle in its shape with its two longer arms extending in the east direction towards Mauganj, while the base of the triangle lies along the border of Satna District.
Rewa District has derived its name from its district headquarters, which is Rewa town. Originally, Rewa is another name for River Narmada. According to history, it is said that in the 3rd century BC, the territories which are now the part of this district, were under the reign of the Maurya Dynasty. The present Rewa district came into existence in 1950.
Besides its rich history, Rewa is also known for its white tigers as the first white tiger was caught in this district. In addition to hiking through the dense tiger reserve, tourists can also explore several interesting places. These include the Rewa Fort, Baghael Museum, Royal Museum, Pili Kothi and Govindgarh Palace. The other points of interest include the Shilpi Plaza, Shiva Temple, Rani Talab and APS University Stadium. Travellers can also visit Bansagar Dam and the many waterfalls along with the Ranipur Sanctuary in the areas surrounding Rewa.
With the availability of flights, buses and trains, travelling to Rewa is not difficult. Those travelling by air, can board flights to the nearest airport-Khajuraho Airport. In addition, tourists travelling from international destinations can board flights to Jabalpur Airport.Tourists can also head towards the destination by trains, which are served by Rewa Railway Station, located at a distance of 5.8 km from Rewa. Buses are also available to Rewa, most of which operate from Khajuraho. The best time to visit Rewa is from July to September.