8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

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Fly
1
Bhopal
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Ujjain
— 1 night
Fly
3
Gwalior
— 1 night
Train to Jhansi Jn, Taxi to Orchha
4
Orchha
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Khajuraho
— 1 night
Fly to Agra, Train to New Delhi

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nights
Bhopal

City of Lakes

A pair of vast lakes separate the old and the new in Bhopal, the state capital.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): Head underground at Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, explore the ancient world of Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi, and then make a trip to Tropic of Cancer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Birla Mandir, learn more about the world around you at Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Van Vihar National Park, and finally explore the activities along Upper Lake.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bhopal online trip itinerary maker.

New Delhi to Bhopal is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Ujjain.

Things to do in Bhopal

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka ©
World heritage site
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
4.7
Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum
4.7

1
night
Ujjain

City of Temples

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 25th (Wed): gain insight at Sandipani Ashram, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kal Bhairav Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Harsiddhi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga.

Plan trip to Ujjain with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Bhopal to Ujjain takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daytime highs in Ujjain are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gwalior.

Things to do in Ujjain

Highlights from your trip
Kal Bhairav Temple ©
Religious Site
Kal Bhairav Temple
4.3
Harsiddhi Temple ©
Religious Site
Harsiddhi Temple
4.7

1
night
Gwalior

The historic city of Gwalior offers an introduction to the medieval dynastic politics of the region.
For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Gwalior trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Ujjain to Gwalior takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Gwalior are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Orchha.

Things to do in Gwalior

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Gwalior Fort ©
Must see
Gwalior Fort
4.4
Sun Temple ©
Religious Site
Sun Temple
4.3
Suraj Kund ©
Historic Site
Suraj Kund
3.2

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ram Raja Temple, don't miss a visit to Chhatris Cenotaphs, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chaturbhuj Temple, then steep yourself in history at Raja Mahal, then admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, and finally contemplate the long history of Orchha Fort.

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Traveling by combination of train and taxi from Gwalior to Orchha takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Orchha sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Khajuraho.

Things to do in Orchha

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Orchha Fort ©
Historic Site
Orchha Fort
4.4
Chaturbhuj Temple ©
Religious Site
Chaturbhuj Temple
4.4
Jahangir Mahal ©
Architectural Building
Jahangir Mahal
4.5

1
night
Khajuraho

Most visitors come to Khajuraho to see the 1,000-year-old erotic rock carvings at a cluster of World Heritage-listed Hindu and Jain temples.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chitragupta Temple, then admire the striking features of Kandariya Mahadev Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Varaha Temple, and finally get engrossed in the history at Khajuraho. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Matangeshwara Temple, admire the striking features of Lakshmana Temple, admire the striking features of Devi Jagdamba Temple, admire the engineering at Gangau Dam, then admire the landmark architecture of Adinath Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Parshwanath Temple.

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Traveling by car from Orchha to Khajuraho takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Khajuraho

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Khajuraho ©
Must see
Khajuraho
4.9
Devi Jagdamba Temple ©
Architectural Building
Devi Jagdamba Temple
4.7
Chitragupta Temple ©
Religious Site
Chitragupta Temple
4.6

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