Madhya Pradesh

General Information:

Area : 308,300 sq km.

Capital : Bhopal

Languages : Hindi & English.

Temperature : Max. 44° C and Min. 33° C in summer.Max. 27° C and Min. 10° C in winter.

Rainfall : 100-200 cms.

Religion : Hinduism, Muslimism & Christianity.

Best season : September to February.



The very heart of India. It is not called so only because of its location in the centre of the country but because it offers diverse experiences in art, culture, nature, religion and history.The natural beauty of the State is equally varied, with plateaus and plains that are intersected by meandering rivers and dotted with hills ravines; one-third of the State is forested, offering an exciting panorama of wildlife. In its National Parks, one can spot the elusive tiger, bison and a wide variety of deer and antelope. The cultural heritage of Madhya Pradesh is ancient and chequered. Innumerable monuments, exquisitely carved temples, stupas, forts and palaces are reminders of a glorious past, Moments of valour and glory, love and passing have been arrested in them by the sensitive shisels of master craftsmen. This is the magic of a many-splendour land. The magic of Madhya Pradesh is further enhanced by the wide choice of accommodation offered by M. P. State Tourism Development Corporation. It ranges from exotic log huts to luxury hotels and colonial bungalows, cafeteria and wayside amenities. An Annual music festival – the Tansen Music Festival is held in the month of November to December in every year.

Getting There:

Air: Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Sahara Airline with Delhi, Gwalior, Indore and Mumbai connect Bhopal.

Rail: Bhopal is connected with all major cities.

Road: Motorable roads connect Bhopal to Gwalior, Indore, Ujjain 189 km, Sanchi 46 km, Khajuraho 387 km, Mandu and Jabalpur 295 km.

Tourist Attraction:

Travel Spot: Amarkantak, Chaturbhuj, Maheshwar, Parswanath Temple, Bandhavgarh, Mandu, Shivpuri, Bhimbetka, Gwalior, Nilkanth Mahal, Udaygiri, Bhojeshwar, Indore, Omkareshwar, Ujjain,Chitrakoot, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Orchha, Vidisha, Chanderi, Jai Vilas, Pachmarhi.


Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary
Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary
Badalkhoh Wildlife Sanctuary
Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary
Bagdara Wildlife Sanctuary
Pachmarhi Wildlife Sanctuary
Bandhavgarh National Park
Pamed WildBuffalo Wildlife Sanctuary
Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary
Panna National Park
Bhairamgarh Wildlife Sanctaury
Panpatha Wildlife Sanctuary
Bori National Park
Pench National Park
Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary
Pench Wildlife Sanctuary
Dubri (Sanjay) Wildlife Sanctuary
Phen Wildlife Sanctuary
Fensatallite Wildlife Sanctaury
Rala Mandal Wildlife Sanctuary
Fossil National Park
Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary
Gandhisagar Wildlife Sanctuary
Sailana Wildlife Sanctuary
Ghatigaon Wildlife Sanctuary
Samarsot Wildlife Sanctuary
Gomardah Wildlife Sanctuary
Sanjay National Park
Bandhavgarh National Park
Indrawati National Park
Sardarpur Wildlife Sanctuary
Kanger National Park
Ken Gharial Wildlife Sanctuary
Son Gharial Wildlife Sanctuary
Kheoni Wildlife Sanctuary
Tamor Pingla Wildlife Sanctuary
Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary
Udanti WildBuffalo Wildlife Sanctuary
Madhav National Park
Van Vihar National Park
Narsinghgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Veeranga Wildlife Sanctuary
National Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary

World Heritage Site:


Map Of Madhya Pradesh, India :

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