Ken Gharial sanctuary gets its name from the 6 m long fish-eating Gharial, the very rare speciaes of crocodiles. This Sanctuary is natural habitat of Gharial.
Ken Gharial Sanctuary, situated in Chhatarpur District of Madhya Pradesh near to Panna, lies at the convergence of Khudar and Ken rivers. Apart from Gharial, many other species can be spotted here. Wild boar, Chinkara, blue bull, peacock and chital are some among them. This is a beautiful sanctuary to visit; specifically wild life enthusiasts will have the rare chance of getting a view of Gharial.