Duration: 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destinations Covered: Bhopal – Sanchi – Bhimbetka – Ujjain – Indore – Mandu – Omkareshwar – Maheshwar – Indore
Day 01: Arrive at Delhi
Best of Madhya Pradesh Tour starts with arrival at Delhi Airport where our representative welcomes you and escorts you to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 02: Sightseeing Delhi
Leave for a post-breakfast sightseeing tour of Delhi, the proud capital of and window to India. Start with a visit to the ancient monuments of Old Delhi including Raj Ghat, Jama Masjid and Red Fort. Later, proceed to a tour of New Delhi that covers a visit to Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar and a memorable drive past Rajpath, India Gate, Parliament House, Rashtrapati Bhavan and Diplomatic Enclave.
Day 03: Delhi – Bhopal Visit
Best of Madhya Pradesh Tour today proceeds to Bhopal, the capital city of Madhya Pradesh and a must visit during tours to Central India. Check out from Delhi hotel after breakfast and head towards New Delhi Railway Station to board onward train to Bhopal. Check in to hotel upon arrival. After a brief rest, proceed for a city sightseeing tour that covers some important museums like Bhopal Bharat Bhawan, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (National Museum of Mankind), Laxmi Narayan or Birla Temple and Taj-ul-Masjid. Return to the hotel for night stay.
Day 04: Bhopal
Today, we take you to on a full day tour to Sanchi and Bhimbetka, the two most important sites in the Central India Classical Tour package. Visit the majestic stupas and museums of Sanchi, the famous pilgrimage site for Buddhists. Bhimbetka (46 km south of Bhopal) is equally popular for the spectacular paintings found in over 500 caves that beautifully portray the pre-historic times and the life of cave dwellers. Retire to the hotel for the night.
Day 05: Bhopal – Indore
The tour plan for Madhya Pradesh proceeds from Bhopal to Indore. Check out from hotel in the morning and drive to Indore. Stop midway at Ujjain and visit some of its major attractions amongst a long list including Mahakaleshwar Temple, Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir, Chintaman Ganesh Temple, Bhartrihari Caves, Harsiddhi Temple, Vedh Shala (Observatory), Kal Bhairava, Kaliadeh Palace, Gopal Mandir and Navagarha Mandir. Overnight stay at hotel in Indore.
Day 06: Indore – Mandu
After breakfast, leave for Mandu by road. Transfer to hotel on arrival. Proceed for a city sightseeing tour that covers the magnificent Jahaz Mahal (Ship Palace), Hindola Mahal (Swing Palace), Hoshang’s Tomb, Ashrafi Mahal and Rupmati’s Pavilion. Return to the hotel for the night.
Day 07: Mandu – Maheshwar
Maheshwar is the last destination on your Central India Classical Tour that covers major places in Madhya Pradesh. Post-breakfast transfer to Maheshwar (by surface) while stopping en route at Omkareshwar for sightseeing. The land of beautiful temples, Omkareshwar is a popular pilgrimage center that is thronged by visitors particularly during the festival season. Visit the Omkar Mandhata Temple here that is the most famous. Later continue drive to Maheshwar, another famous temple town nestled along the banks of River Narmada and a must visit during your travel to Madhya Pradesh, India. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: Maheshwar – Indore
Central India Classical Tour ends today and you depart for Indore airport after breakfast to board connecting flight to Delhi. Upon arrival at New Delhi International Airport, you can either continue journey to onward destination or take onward flight back home.