The Land of Forests and Temples has always attracted a bunch of tourists to Madhya Pradesh. The Commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh with many places to visit in Indore.
Indore is one of the attractive tourist places for tourists all over India. Here are some of the must places to visit in Indore which should be added to your visiting place of Indore.
Here, is the list of top places to visit in Indore.
1. Rajwada Palace
Rajwada Palace is a historical palace of Indore built by the Holkars of the Marathas two centuries ago. The Palace is a seven-storied building. This Palace is a fine example of the architecture and royal grandeur of India.
The entrance of the Palace only tells how beautiful would be the whole palace. The Rajwada Palace is very well located in between the city so you can quickly get to the Palace.
2. Lal Bagh Palace
Lal Bagh Palace once was a resident of the Holkars. Besides being the residence the palace is an example of class and masterpiece architecture. The Design, decorations and wall art of the castle are just astonishing.
A beautiful interior will bring happiness to your creative soul. The palace also consists of a garden with a great peaceful environment where you can relax and have peace of mind.
One should add this place to the visit list during the visit to Indore.
3. Indore Museum
Indore Museum is situated near the general post office in Indore. There are two galleries in the museum. There are many great artefacts about the History of India, the museum has a great collection of coins, arms, paintings and many great things which were used for a long time in India.
Children will also enjoy this place, they will also come to know about the great history of India. Great place to visit in Indore.
4. Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary
Ralamandal Sanctuary is one of the oldest sanctuaries in Madhya Pradesh. The Sanctuary is home to many different species of birds and other wildlife.
On the top, there is a Palace called Shikargarh you can have a trek there. If you want to observe the wild like life and want to see natural beauty you should visit this place in Indore.
5. Kamla Nehru Prani Sangrahalaya Zoo
This Kamla Nehru Prani Sangrahalaya is the largest Zoological Park in Madhya Pradesh. The Zoo has very different varieties of animals and birds brought from different parts of the world.
You will see some of the different animals and birds which you have never seen anywhere before. The entrance ticket to the zoo is very reasonable and the best place to visit for both adults and children.
6. Annapurna Temple
Annapurna Temple is one of the famous and old temples in Indore and a tourist attraction dedicated to Goddess Annapurna. Along with the shrine of goddesses of food, there are many other idols worshipped which include Sivan, Hanuman and Kalabhairava.
At the entrance of the temples, there are 4 large elephants which make the temple more beautiful.
The temples timing of Annapurna Temples are 5:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
7. Sarafa Bazaar
Sarafa Bazaar is a popular street food market during night time and jewellery market during the day time in Indore. More than 3000 people visit every night to taste delicious and mouth-watering dishes at nominal rates.
The market has two submarkets i.e.., Bada Sarafa Bazaar and chhota Sarafa Bazaar. It is one of the popular tourist places in Indore and especially for jewellery and street food lover.
8. Khajrana Ganesh Mandir
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir is a Hindu temple where Lord Ganesh is worshipped. It was built by Ahilyabai Holkar, the brave Maratha queen. Devotees mostly visit this temple on Wednesday and Sunday to offer prayers to Ganeshji.
The temple has a belief that all wishes are fulfilled while worshipping in this temple. Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chaturthi is an important festival celebrated with great joy and happiness at this temple.
9. Patalpani Waterfalls
The Patalpani Waterfall is located in Mhow Tehsil of Indore district. This place is a popular picnic spot and trekking area with 300 feet high waterfall. The waterfall is to be have after the rainy season i.e., mid-June.
From, July to October is the best time to visit Patalpani Waterfalls. Timings to visit Patalpani Waterfalls are from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
10. Bada Ganpati Mandir
Bada Ganpati Mandir – the name came from the large statue of Ganeshji of about 25 feet. The temple has the largest statue in the world and the idol of Lord Ganesh has been made from limestone, jaggery, bricks, mud and water.
A large number of devotees from all over the world come to worship and take blessings from Lord Ganesh. It is a must-visit place in Indore and a popular pilgrimage site.
Accommodation in Indore
If you are planning to stay a night at Indore. You can also easily book your accommodation in Indore at an affordable price with various amenities from yatradham.org. Here, are some of the Indore Hotels and Dharamshala options for you.
I am sure you will really enjoy this place in Indore to visit. So add these places to your list while visiting Indore.