The tour will begin from New Delhi. You will be travelling to Bhopal that will be followed by Sanchi and Ujjain. At Sanchi, you are going to witness the famous Stupa and at Ujjain, which can also be called the “city of temples”, you are going to have a look at places of worship from every era.It will be followed by a visit to Mandu, a ruined city that once held importance in the Malwa region. End the trip with a visit to the holy cities of Omkareshwar and Maheshwar.
Day 01 : Arrive Delhi
Upon your landing, receive a warm welcome at airport by our Representative and get transferred to hotel.
Delhi is undoubtedly the most mythological city in the country that has preserved its history but has not forgotten to develop in its due course to become one of the most modern and tolerant cities in the country. Delhi is a city surrounded by bedlams. It is termed as a bustling city. In Delhi, people from different corners swarm into the city. It is a city with a perfect blend of real and reel life.
This day you can join the crowds of the local markets and enjoy shopping.
Night stay: Delhi.
Day 02 : Delhi
After breakfast, you will be picked up from the hotel for a full day excursion of and Old Delhi.
OLD DELHI – Commence your excursion with one of the largest Mosque of India Jama Masjid stand across the road opposite to Red Fort. The busiest market and old streets of Chandni Chowk, down the spectacular Rajpath (The Kingsway) passing the India Gate (the memorial built to commemorate the unknown soldiers,) the President's House, and the House of Parliament. Later pass by Laxmi Narayan Temple, a modern and colourful Hindu temple.Red Fort constructed in 1648 by fifth Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Proceed to Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi.
From Old Delhi now you drive to NEW DELHI - Qutab Minar, one of the most popular landmarks in Delhi constructed in 1192. The Humayun's Tomb, the precursor of the Taj Mahal.
Night stay: Delhi.
Day 03 : Delhi – Bhopal
Today, indulge in breakfast and you will be transferred to the Railway Station to board the train to Bhopal. Bhopal is the capital of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and called as city of lakes. Bhopal houses various institutions of national importance, including ISRO's Master Control Facility and BHEL. It is also known for its greenery. On arrival, check in.Later move for sightseeing of the city, exploring the artificial lakes like Upper Lake and Shahpura Lake. Visit the famous Archeological Museums with wonderful sculptures and explore the Mosques of Bhopal heading towards Taj-ul-Masjid means “The Crown of Mosques – One of the largest mosque in Asia. Also, go through the Laxmi Narayan Temple of Bhopal.
Nigh stay: Bhopal.
Day 04 : Bhimbetka – Saanchi
Today after leisurely breakfast head towards the full day excursion to Bhimbetka and Sanchi.First, we will stop at Bhimbetka Caves which is the World Heritage Site. These rock shelters have a collection of oldest Prehistoric paintings which depicts the earliest traces of human life in India. Later, resume your journey to explore Sanchi, known for Stupas and other Buddhist monuments such as monasteries, pillars and holy shrines. India‘s oldest Buddhist Structure is located in Sanchi. On arrival, start your excursion to Sanchi Stupabuilt by Emperor Ashoka. Sanchi Stupa defines the finest art work of workmans. Move further to see Ashok Pillar to experience the glory of rich carvings on its façade and Taj-ul-Masjid – one of the largest mosque in India. Making an exit from Sanchi, drive back to Bhopal.
Night stay: Bhopal
Day 05 : Bhopal – Ujjain–Indore (200 Kms, 05 hrs)
Post breakfast, travel to Indore via Ujjain. Ujjain, an ancient town housing several ghats and is a place to the spiritual sight of India. It is considered as one of the sacred and holistic city. Ujjain is known as the city of Lord Mahakal i.e Lord Shiva. On arrival, visit the Mahakaleshwar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, is one of the magical and stunning temple of India enshrining 12 holy Jyotirlingas. On the eve of Mahashivratri, the temple is surrounded with a big fair. Attend the rituals of temple and head out to Bada Ganeshji ka Mandir and Kaliadeh Palace. Overlook the Bhartrihari Caves, caves belonged to spiritual poets. Also cover the Vedh Shala, simple but interesting observatory was built by Maharaja Jai Singh in about 1730. Drive further to Indore. On arrival, check in your pre booked hotel. Evening is free for leisure on your own
Nigh stay: Indore
Day 06 : Indore– Mandu (100 Kms, 02 hrs)
Get set and go for a sightseeing tour of the city. Explore the Lal Bagh Palace, built in European style ; Indore Museum- displaying varied collection of sculptures; Kamla Nehru Park and Gandhi Statue. Post visit to Indore local places, travel further to Mandu. Retire to hotel, relax and explore the place of enchanting history. Mandu is a place for historical monuments with rich and varied history, housing stunning work of Afghan architectures. Mandu is also famous for the legends of Prince Baz Bahadur and his love with his consort Rani Roopmati. Discover the plateau region of tombs, palaces and monuments. Visit the Ashrafi Mahal, palace of gold coins; Jahaz Mahal – a palace between two lakes with marvel architecture; Hindola Mahal – swinging palace built across sloppy side wall, Rewa Kund and Rani Roopmati's Pavilion – offer eye catching view over the Narmada river and belonged to beloved queen of Baz Bahadur. Rewa Kund was the reservoir, which supplied water to Rani Roopmati’s Pavillion.
Nigh stay: Mandu
Day 07 : Mandu – Maheshwar – Mandu
Today, hit the road to Maheshwar. Maheshwar, is the town belonged to golden era of God and still hold its spiritual significance. Acients ghats and holy river draws the attention of people towards this place. Maheshwar is a place to experience calm and peaceful life.Enroute visit to Omkareshwar, the religious and holy destination, visit the Omkar Mandhata Temple with one of the 12 jyotirlinga of Lord Shiva shrines. Continue the drive to Maheshwar. It is located on the banks of Narmada river. Visit the Maheshwar fort along with museum to see the mesmerizing architecture marvel. Drive back to Mandu followed by a nighstay.
Day 08 : Mandu – Indore – Delhi
Timely departure from Mandu to Indore. On arrival to airport, board the plane to fly back Delhi for your onwards flight to home.