- Bhopal, Sanchi & Bhimbetka UNESCO WHS Tour
Bhopal, Sanchi & Bhimbetka UNESCO WHS Tour
Package price 410 per person sharing twin
Product Code : AGORA171
This historic tour will begins with pick up from Bhopal airport which is well connected with all major airport in India. Visit Bhimbetka rock shelters an archaeological site dating back to the Paleolithic age & Sanchi a serene hill crowned by a group of stupas, monasteries, temples and pillars dating from 3rd century BC to 12th century AD. Tour include, both ways airport transfers, 3 nights accommodation Bhopal, all sightseeing with English speaking guide & monuments entrances.
Day 1: Arrive Bhopal
As per flight schedule arrive Bhopal airport, assistance and transfer to hotel.
Bhopal is one of India’s greenest cities. There are two main lakes, the Upper Lake and the Lower Lake. On the banks of the Upper Lake is Van Vihar National Park, home to tigers, lions and leopards. The State Museum has fossils, paintings and rare Jain sculptures. Taj-ul-Masjid is one of Asia’s largest mosques, with white domes, minarets and a huge courtyard. Moti Masjid is striking 19th-century mosque with an ornate white facade offset by a pair of imposing red towers. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Bhopal
Breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion to vosit Sanchi (UNESCO World Heritage Site) & Udayagiri Caves.
Sanchi is a serene hill crowned by a group of stupas, monasteries, temples and pillars dating from 3rd century BC to 12th century AD. Sanchi is an ancient place of pilgrimage for Buddhists and its uniqueness lies in the fact that Buddha is not represented through figures, but through symbols.
Udayagiri Caves are early Hindu ritual site, they were extensively carved and reworked under the command of Chandragupta II, Emperor of the Gupta Empire, in the late 4th and 5th century AD. Udayagiri has a series of rock-shelters and petroglyphs, ruined buildings, inscriptions, water systems, fortifications and habitation mounds, all of which have been only partially excavated.
Day 3: Bhopal
Breakfast at hotel. Full day excursion to vosit Bhimbetka & Bhojpur.
The Bhimbetka rock shelters are an archaeological site dating back to the Paleolithic age. They exhibit the earliest traces of human life on the Indian subcontinent, and show a gimps into the beginning of the South Asian during the Stone Age. Some of the shelters were inhabited by the homo erectus more than 100,000 years ago. Some of the stone age rock paintings found among the Bhimbetka rock shelters are roughly 30,000 years old.
Next proceed to Bhojpur and see its famous temple that is dedicated to Shiva. The temple houses one of the largest lingas in India and it's crafted out a single rock.
Day 4: Bhopal - Departure
Breakfast at hotel. As per flight schedule transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination
Garland welcome and assistance on arrival at airport
3-Nights / 4-days accommodation in offered hotels or similar (standard room)
Daily breakfast at hotel in each package price
Deluxe Air-conditioned private vehicle with English speaking chauffeur as per tour program.
Monuments Entrances of sightseeing places mentioned in the itinerary (almost all places of tourist interest are included in our itinerary)
Government licensed English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city).
Applicable GST (government taxes).
Hotels used or similar
Bhopal x 3 nights
3* - Lake View Ashok/ Hotel Grand Ashirwad
4* - Noor Us Sabha Palace/ Graces Resort
5* - Jehan Numa Palace/ Courtyard by Marriott
Any air fare
Main Meals, Lunch or dinner unless mentioned
Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
Or anything not mentioned above.