Madhya Pradesh is officially the heart of India, wild and wonderful in its own special way. It is home to nine National Parks and 25 wildlife sanctuaries while having stunning natural wonders and religious offerings. With three UNESCO World Heritage Sites under its belt, this central Indian state already has a prominent place on the tourist map of the country. With its rugged hilltop forts, beautiful palaces, intricately-carved temples, historic mosques and other monuments, Madhya Pradesh is the perfect place for time-travelling.
Madhya Pradesh tourism offers you an array of travel stops. Khajuraho, being famous for its sensual sculptures, contains one of the best examples of temple architecture in India. Sanchi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is decorated with the finest examples of ancient Buddhist architecture, it’s Great Stupa being world renowned. The quaint hills of Pachmarhi, and the wildlife at Bandhavgarh, will win your heart with its wilderness while cities like Bhopal and Indore will offer you traditional as well as a diverse range of delicious cuisines. One can also go to Maheshwar, a small town nestled between Mandu and Indore, a popular pilgrimage centre with a rich architectural heritage. One of Hinduism’s seven sacred cities, Ujjain boasts a wealth of cultural heritage, largely in the form of temples while Chanderi, another exciting destination, is blessed with scenic beauty in and around it. In addition to the picturesque hills, lakes and forts, the exquisite hand-woven Chanderi saris are famous around the globe.
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