8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

8 days in Madhya Pradesh Itinerary

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Ujjain
— 1 night
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Bhopal
— 3 nights
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Khajuraho
— 2 nights
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Orchha
— 1 night
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Gwalior
— Few hours

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Ujjain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kal Bhairav Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harsiddhi Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pir Matsyendranath.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Ujjain trip itinerary builder app.

Mumbai to Ujjain is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in December, things will get a bit cooler in Ujjain: highs are around 30°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bhopal.

Things to do in Ujjain

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

3
nights
Bhopal

Bhopal ©

City of Lakes

A pair of vast lakes separate the old and the new in Bhopal, the state capital.
Escape the urban bustle at Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka and Badi Jheel Lake. Visit Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi and Birla Mandir for their historical value. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Van Vihar National Park, make a trip to Tropic of Cancer, contemplate the waterfront views at Upper Lake, and have some family-friendly fun at Sair Sapata.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bhopal trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ujjain to Bhopal takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. December in Bhopal sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Khajuraho.

Things to do in Bhopal

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your trip

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Khajuraho

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 27th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Lakshmana Temple and then get engrossed in the history at Khajuraho.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Khajuraho attractions tool.

Traveling by car from Bhopal to Khajuraho takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Orchha.

Things to do in Khajuraho

Historic Sites · Museums
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Must see
Khajuraho
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Religious Site
Chitragupta Temple
4.6
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Architectural Building
Devi Jagdamba Temple
4.7

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the activities along Betwa River, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chaturbhuj Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Jahangir Mahal, and finally steep yourself in history at Orchha Fort.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Orchha road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Khajuraho to Orchha takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. December in Orchha sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gwalior.

Things to do in Orchha

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

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Gwalior

Gwalior ©
The historic city of Gwalior offers an introduction to the medieval dynastic politics of the region.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): make a trip to Jai Vilas Palace and then explore the ancient world of Gwalior Fort.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Gwalior online journey planner.

Do a combination of taxi and train from Orchha to Gwalior in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gwalior

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Gwalior Fort
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Architectural Building
Jai Vilas Palace
3.7

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