Bhimbetka Rock Shelters & Bhojpur Temple Day Trip From Bhopal
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Explore India's rich history on a captivating day trip from Bhopal. The "Bhimbetka Rock Shelters & Bhojpur Temple Day Trip" offers a journey through time. Visit the UNESCO-listed Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, home to ancient cave paintings dating back to the Paleolithic era, and delve into the stories of early human civilization. Discover the awe-inspiring Bhojpur Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, known for its architectural marvels. With a 9:00 AM pick-up, knowledgeable guides, and comfortable transportation, this cultural exploration promises an unforgettable experience.
9:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Bhopal: Your day commences with a prompt 9:00 AM pick-up from your hotel in Bhopal. Your experienced guide and driver will be ready to embark on your journey to the captivating Bhimbetka Rock Shelters and Bhojpur Temple.
10:00 AM - Arrival at Bhimbetka Rock Shelters: Upon reaching Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, you'll be welcomed by your local guide, a knowledgeable expert on the history and significance of this UNESCO World Heritage site. Your guide will provide an engaging introduction to the site and its history before leading you on a tour of the ancient rock shelters. The Bhimbetka Rock Shelters are one of the oldest human habitation sites in India, with a history dating back to the Paleolithic era. The site comprises over 700 rock shelters, featuring some of India's oldest prehistoric cave paintings. Your guide will unravel the stories conveyed by these ancient artworks and provide intriguing insights into the lives of the people who inhabited these rock shelters thousands of years ago.
1:00 PM - Lunch break: After an enlightening morning of exploration, you'll enjoy a delectable lunch.
2:00 PM - Bhojpur Temple: Following lunch, your journey continues to Bhojpur Temple, located about 28 kilometers from Bhimbetka Rock Shelters. This temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is renowned for its remarkable architecture and houses an enormous lingam. Your guide will lead you on a tour of the temple, offering historical context including the legend of Raja Bhoj and the impressive engineering techniques used in its construction.
4:00 PM - Departure to Bhopal: With your visit to Bhojpur Temple complete, you'll embark on your return journey to Bhopal, approximately an hour's drive away.
5:00 PM - Drop-off at your hotel: Your tour concludes as your driver drops you back at your hotel in Bhopal. This experience leaves you with a deeper appreciation of the region's historical and cultural gems.
Pick up and drop off to your hotel
Transport by AC vehicle
English speaking guide
Bottled drinking water
Camera charges at monuments.