Overview: Bhopal is the administrative headquarter and capital of Madhya Pradesh. The natural beauty lies in every inch of the city. Positioned in the lap of 7 hills, Bhopal is known as city of Lakes. The richness of its art, culture, cuisine and historical legacy make it most popular city among tourists visiting Madhya Pradesh. With the pace of becoming the first smart city of India, it has managed to preserve the grandeur of its past. Bhopal attracted the eyes of the world after a tragic incident, took place in 1984, which is knows as Bhopal Gas Disaster. However city has shown a magnificent recovery to become one of the most visited travel destinations of Madhya Pradesh. Bhopal has various incredible sights to offer you for your holiday trip. Alike Indore, it also carries a royal legacy as well.
Bhopal is well developed city which has naturally built tourist destinations. City is well connected with other parts of state and country through all means of transportation i.e., Railway, Air and Road Vehicles. To travel within the city, car on rent in Bhopal is easily available.
One of the most amazing places to visit in Bhopal is the Sanchi Stoop which displays the historical importance of Bhopal in the era of Emperor Ashoka. Here you can also get to see the precious group of seven Buddha Stupas which is treated like a pilgrimage for Baudhs.Sanchi Stoop presents a marvelous architecture of ancient era. There are various other monuments which represent the architecture of its respective era like TajMahal Palace, Taj-ul-Masjid, Moti Masjid, GoharMahal etc. As Bhopal is known as city of Lakes, there are various lakes like Upper lake (Bhojtal), Lower lake where you can spent a peaceful evenings during your visit to the city.Bhadbhada Water Dam is also a tourist attraction which is actually the creator of Upper Lake so you can book taxi in bhopal and todrop yourself for a wonderful day atBhadbhada Waterfall. Apart from this more than 300 species of Animals, birds and reptiles are present to welcome you at Van Vihar National Park. The Park features the wonderful world of animals and birds. The city has also preserved the incredible collection of artifacts, sculptures and paintings of India in its archeological museum of Bhopal. It has also restored the ancient tribal culture at the Museum of Mankind Bhopal where they have a huge collection of hailing from Pre-historic era.Bhimteka Caves in the city are declared as World Heritage Site by UNESCO which presents you the dwelling of pre-historic men through its marvelously fascinating rock painting.
If you visit, you must go for car rental in bhopal and plan a road trip to explore its forest, its monuments and nearby waterfalls. You can get yourself introduced with the ancient tribe culture at the Museum of Mankind. Bhopal has a rich handcraft industry hence you can have an amazing experience of shopping in its markets. Try out the delicious cuisine of Bhopal which serves you the BhopaliMurghRezala, PaneerRezala, BhopaliGosht Korma, Murgh Hara Masala Rice and MurghNizami at nearby restaurants.