8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

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8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
+3
train + taxi + Fly + taxi:  4​h 30​min
1
Chhatarpur District
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Orchha
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Gwalior
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 45​min
4
Ujjain
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Bhopal
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: New Delhi

1
night
Chhatarpur District

Chhatarpur District ©
Chhatarpur District is a district of Madhya Pradesh state of central India. On the 22nd (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Khajuraho. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): admire the striking features of Lakshmana Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Devi Jagdamba Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chitragupta Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Kandariya Mahadev Temple, and finally examine the collection at Dhubela Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Chhatarpur District online attractions planner .

New Delhi to Chhatarpur District is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Orchha.

Things to do in Chhatarpur District

Historic Sites Museums
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Khajuraho ©
Khajuraho
Chitragupta Temple ©
Chitragupta Temple
Devi Jagdamba Temple ©
Devi Jagdamba Temple

1
night
Orchha

Orchha ©
A small market and farming town by the river, Orchha was once the capital of a powerful kingdom, and still shows as much in its historic sites.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Hanuman Mandir, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaturbhuj Temple, steep yourself in history at Jahangir Mahal, contemplate the long history of Orchha Fort, then contemplate the long history of Raja Mahal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Raja Temple.

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Traveling by car from Chhatarpur District to Orchha takes 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Orchha can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gwalior.

Things to do in Orchha

Historic Sites
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Chaturbhuj Temple ©
Chaturbhuj Temple
Orchha Fort ©
Orchha Fort
Ram Raja Temple ©
Ram Raja Temple

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night
Gwalior

Gwalior ©
The historic city of Gwalior offers an introduction to the medieval dynastic politics of the region.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Bateswar group of temples - Morena Gwailor, examine the collection at Sarod Ghar, then explore the ancient world of Gwalior Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhod Qilla Gwalior, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Balaji Mandir.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Gwalior online tour planner .

Getting from Orchha to Gwalior by car takes about 3 hours. July in Gwalior sees daily highs of 40°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ujjain.

Things to do in Gwalior

Historic Sites Museums
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Gwalior Fort ©
Gwalior Fort

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night
Ujjain

Ujjain ©
The capital of one of the region's ancient kingdoms, Ujjain lost some of its political and cultural importance during the years of the Raj.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Mahakaleshwar Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maa Chamunda Temple. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harsiddhi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chintaman Ganesh Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Ujjain Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Patal Bhairav Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ranmukteshwar Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Sri Radha Madan Mohan Temple.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Ujjain trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gwalior to Ujjain takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Gwalior in July; daily highs in Ujjain reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bhopal.

Things to do in Ujjain

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Maa Chamunda Temple
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Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga ©
Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga
Harsiddhi Temple ©
Harsiddhi Temple
Chintaman Ganesh Temple ©
Chintaman Ganesh Temple

2
nights
Bhopal

Bhopal ©
A pair of vast lakes separate the old and the new in Bhopal, the state capital.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): make a trip to Tropic of Cancer, explore the ancient world of Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi, then take an in-depth tour of Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya - National Museum of Mankind, and finally take an in-depth tour of Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhojeshwar Temple, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Bhimbetka Caves.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bhopal trip planning tool .

You can drive from Ujjain to Bhopal in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July in Bhopal, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bhopal

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bhojeshwar Temple, Bhimbetka Caves
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Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi ©
Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka ©
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum ©
Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum

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