Jhansi, the gateway to Bundelkand, was a stronghold of the Chandela kings but lost its importanceJhansi after the eclipse of the dynasty in the 11th century. It rose to prominence again in the 17th century under Raja Bir Singh Deo who was a close associate of Mughal Emperor Jahangir. However its great claim to fame is its fiery queen Rani Laxmibai who led forces against the British in 1857 A.D. sacrificing her life to the cause of Indian independence.
Orchha’s grandeur has been captured in stone, frozen in time a rich legacy to theOrchha ages. It was founded in the 16th century by the Bundela Rajput chief captain Rudra Pratap who choose this stretch land along the Betwa river as an ideal site for his caption of the succeeding rulers.
Renowned as the Lake City for its several natural and artificial lakes, Bhopal is the capital of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It's a beautiful place that greets every tourist with its richness of tradition, which is enlaced with the modern life.
Chanderi is a town of historic importance right from the time of Malwa Sultans and Bundela Rajputs, who ruled the region in 15th and 16th century. Surrounded by exotic hills, lakes, and forest, this attractive destination is incredibly famous for Chanderi saris and historic monuments that draw a large number of tourists to this place every year.
The most admired city of Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur is a very beautiful city that sits on the shores of the holy rivers of Narmada. It's a historical city blessed with many palaces and monuments. It's a major tourist destination which captivates tourists with its must see attractions including historical and cultural structures, enchanting Bhedaghat and thrilling Dhuandhar Waterfalls.
Just a few hours from Agra by train or road, Gwalior is famous for its old and very large fort. Within the fort walls are several interesting temples and ruined palaces. The dramatic and colourful history of the great fort goes back over 1000 years. Gwalior is 110 kms from Agra and a 2 hrs drive by road or a one hour train ride on the Shatabdi Express. You can travel to Gwalior from Agra and return on the same day.
Situated at a distance of around 46 km from the Bhopal city, Sanchi is a very popular pilgrimage destination in Madhya Pradesh which is a home to a group of Buddhist monuments comprising palaces, temples, monasteries and monolithic which are counted amongst UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
There are several things that make Pachmarhi a destination worth visiting like its exquisite location in the emerald green valley of the Satpura Range, unique cave shelters, serene waterfalls & streams, and rich biodiversity. The incredible surroundings of this hill destination look more beautiful during monsoon when the cool spray of water turns the lush green landscapes of Pachmarhi even prettier.
With its finest architectural magnificence and remarkable history, Mandu continues to fascinate its tourists with a rich and varied past that still witness the love and romance between Prince Baz Bahadur and Rani Roopmati. The love story of this beautiful couple, who once ruled the region, is immortalized through marvelous structures, monuments, and palaces, built in their memories. Mandu or Mandavgad is a ruined city, which is celebrated for its fine architecture, created during Malwa period.