Tourist Places in Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh, the 'Heart of India' and the hub of rich Indian culture and religion is one of the most important tourist destinations of India and a must visit site for everyone who wants to explore the real India. As its geography, Madhya Pradesh is also a central state of prime culture, rich historical heritage, and religious hub of Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists and Jainism. Madhya Pradesh is a nature rich state that houses Satpura and Vindhya ranges of mountains, broad plateau regions, great river basins and dense forests. Madhya Pradesh is also rich in cultural heritage, glorious ancient monuments, incredible historical architectures like Khajuraho, and impeccable arts and music.
Madhya Pradesh is religiously and culturally very rich state but still it's some parts are still untouched. Gwalior, the city of forts and citadels, Orchcha, once the capital of Rajputs; Indore, the magnificent historical city, Khajuraho, the village of World recognized Temple; Mandu, the nature blessed city, Bundelkhand, the city of brave Indians glory, and Bhopal, the current capital of the state are some major tourist destinations for Indian and foreign tourists.
Here is the list of some major tourist attractions of Madhya Pradesh:
Asirgarh Tour : Fort, temple, Excursion ? Burhanpur 20 k.m..
Bagh Travel: Rock-cut Caves & murals situated in Malwa region.
Visit to Bandhavgarh: Wildlife National park, Fort, Caves, Jabalpur 194 k.m..
Bhimbetka Trip: A site of prehistoric paintings five hundred Caves, Depicting the life of prehistoric Cave dwellers.
Bhojpur Tourism: Founded by Raja Bhoj, magnificent Shiva Temple and a dam; Shiva Temple is known as Somnath of the east.
Bhopal Tourism: Capital of Madhya Pradesh, Bharat Bhavan, Gandhi Bhavan, Laxmi Narayan Temple. Taj-ul-Masjid, Upper and Lower Lakes, Industries, BHEL Factory etc..
Chanderi Travel: Historical place, Fort, Brocade Sarees.
Tourist Places of Dhar Madhya Pradesh: Fort palaces, Capital of Raja Bhoj of Parmar dynasty.
Travel to Datia: Temple palaces, Frescoes, Excursion tour to Jain Temple at Sonagiri 11 k.m. Jhansi 27 km.
Gwalior Tourism of Madhya Pradesh: Former princely State of scindias. Ancient fort located on vindhya range Gujari mahal museum, Mansingh Palace. Sas Bahu mandir, Teli ka Mandir, Gurudwara, Museum, Sun Temple on the fort, in the city Jai Vilas palace & Museum, Birla's Sun temple, Damadhis of Tansen & Gaus Mohmmad. A memorial of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi At the place of her martyrdom.
Indore Tourism of Madhya Pradesh: Historical Capital of Holkar, Lal Bag place and museum, Bada Ganesh, Khajrana Ganesh, Geeta Bhavan, Annapurna & Kanch Mandir. Ashram of Shri Sadguru Bhaiyudada Maharaj (Shri Udaysingh ji deshmukh), on Deendayal Upadhyay Marg.
Jabalpur Tourism : Historical place on Narmada. Rani Durgavati Memorial, Madhan Mahal Fort, Ghati, Ex. Marbal Rock at Bheraghat on Narmada river.
Must to Visit Kanha: Wildlife National Park of Madhya Pradesh.
Khajuraho Tourism: A complex of magnificent temples created by Chandela Kings. Kandariya Mahadeo Chausthan Yogini Temple are world renowned for their Exquisite sculptures. Excursion Tour from Khajuraho: Panna Dimond mines.
Tour to Maheshwer (Mahishmati) : Holkar's Capital on Narmada founded by Rani Ahilyabai Temple, Ghats, Maheshwer Sarees.
Mandala Travel Places: Temple, forests and Lakes.
Trip to Mandu: Malwa's historical town on Vindhya renowned for love Story of Rani Roopmati; Jahaj & hindola mahals, Echo Point.
Muktagiri Tourist Attractions: Jain Temple in Betul Distt.
Visit to Nagda : Temple Near Ujjain.
Places to see in Narwar MP: Renowned for Nal-Damayanti love Story, Near Shivpuri.
Travel to Omkareshwar: Omkar Mandhata, the temple of Shri Omkareshwar, one of the 12th Jyotirlings on river Narmada.
Orchha Tourism of Madhya Pradesh: Temple's, fort, palaces on river Betwa built during Bundela regime; Chaturbhuj Vishnu Mandir, Chandra Shekhar Azad Memorial, Near Jhansi.
Pachmarhi Tour: A hill station Satpura range.
Tourist places in Panchmarhi: Pandav Caves, Apsara Vihar, Chauragarh, Dhupgarh, Jatashankar Mahadev.
Visit to Panna : Wildlife Sanctuary, Diamond mines, Excursion Tour to Khajuraho Temple Madhya Pradesh.
Rewa Travel : Historical Place, Fort, Palaces.
Sanchi Tourism: Buddhist pilgrim centre, one of the biggest Stups in India. Monasteries, Ashoka pillar.
Visit to Shivpuri : Scindia's Princely Estate, National Park, Chhataries, Palace, Bhadiya Kund, Tatya Tope was hanged here during Independence war of 1857.
Ujjain Tourism of Madhya Pradesh: One of the Saptappuries, the Temple of Mahakaleshwar, one of the 12th Jyotirlings located on river Shipra. Kumbha Mela once in 12th year, Capital of Chandra Gupta 'Vikramaditya', ancient observatory.
Travel to Vidisha (Bhelsa): Historical town excursion tour to Udayagiri Caves of Madhya Pradesh.
Wildlife National Parks and Natural Preserves in Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh is rich in housing wildlife national parks, wildlife sanctuaries, Tiger Reserve Centers and natural preserves. There are nine major wildlife national parks in Madhya pradesh i.e. Bandhavgarh Wildlife National Park, Kanha Wildlife National Park, Satpura Wildlife National Park, Sanjay wildlife Sanctuary, Madhav National Park, Van Vihar wildlife National Park, Mandla Plant Fossils National Park, Panna wildlife sanctuary, and Pench wildlife National Park etc. and a number of natural preserves including Amarkantak, Bagh Caves, Balaghat, Bori Natural Reserve, Ken Gharial, Ghatigaon, Kuno Palpur, Narwar, Chambal, Kukdeshwar, Narsinghgarh, Nora Dehi, Pachmarhi, Panpatha, Shikarganj, Patalkot and Tamia.
How to reach Madhya Pradesh?
Madhya Pradesh lies in the central of India and is the core point of commutation across the country. It's major cities are well connected through major means of commutations i.e. by air, by rail and by road throughout the country.
How to get Madhya Pradesh by Air?
Madhya Pradesh has several domestic airports at Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Jabalpur and Khajuraho, connected to some major cities of India. Bhopal and Khajuraho are bigger airports and connected to International and some major domestic airports of India.
How to get Madhya Pradesh by Train/Rail?
Madhya Pradesh has a strong rail network and Jabalpur is Headquarter of Western Central Railway Zone of Indian Railway. State's major railway stations including Gwalior, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Indore, Satna, Guna, Bina, Itarsi are connected to major cities of India.
How to getting Madhya Pradeh by Road?
Like railway network, the urban road network of Madhya Pradesh is developed and well connected to neighborhood states. However, the rural road network is not so strong and at present under fast development. Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur has interstate bus terminal. The visitors coming from various directions can de-board here.