Traveling with Travel Trikon has been an adventure always. From enormous mountains piercing the sky to dark blue lagoon beaches and from mysterious caves to spending a night under a starry night, Travel Trikon has always taken you to places where you turn your traveler mode on or sometimes find the traveler within you but this time Travel Trikon has planned something really special for you. Yes, you read that right! Travel Trikon is going to take you to a historic destination with magnificent palaces and the land of brave rulers’ right in the Heart of India.
Have you seen the advertisement which had a tag line saying, 'Hindustan Ka dil dekho'? This advertisement depicts a short journey to the Heart of India, Madhya Pradesh and it gives a spotlight on the diversity and the things you can do in Madhya Pradesh. This truly had a lot of impact on a lot of travelers and the places Mandu and Maheshwar will soon have an impact on you. We are taking you right over there.
Travel Trikon takes you to two unique destinations in India, Mandu, and Maheshwar and there is a lot to describe these places. From enormous forts to huge palaces, Mandu and Maheshwar is a complete royal package. Located in Madhya Pradesh, Mandu and Maheshwar are two such places that are a major tourist attraction and perhaps are the most famous tourist spots in Madhya Pradesh. The glorious temple inside the Maheshwar Fortin Maheshwar and the palace in Mandu which floats on its on refection waits for you to be explored.
Beyond royalty and huge palaces, these places have a lot of historical significance. Get your bags ready to get ready to ride a Royal Journey with Travel Trikon.
About the Place:
Mandu is a ruined city in Dhar District of Madhya Pradesh. The spell-binding architectural work here will leave you amazed and astonished. Known for the pure and unconditional love between Prince Baz Bahadur and Rani Roopmati, you will agree that love is in the air in Mandu. Mandu also has the oldest erected monument of India. Mandu is known for the floating JahazMahal which looks like a ship floating on the twin lakes. The Afghan architecture here will blow your mind for sure. You will witness the rich and varied history in Mandu through the places in Mandu. The streets of Mandu will make you feel alive and the palace will take back to the stories you heard as a kid.
Also, its serenity and liveliness will leave you amazed much like Maheshwar which is a town in Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh. If you want to boast about our Indian heritage then Maheshwar will give you a chance for sure. When one talks about Maheshwar the first thing that comes to mind is the statue of Rani AhilyaBai that sits on a throne in the Rajgaddi at the Fort complex. You will see the Queen Rani AhilyaBai residence at the Rajwada.
Just imagine the fort and the beautiful temples inside the Maheshwar fort like the various temples Lord Shiva and the temples inside the fort such as Kaleshwar, Rajeshwara, Vithaleshwara and Ahileshwarand the breathtaking view of the serene Ghats of the River Narmada. With royalty, Maheshwar and Mandu also offer a lot of divinity to its travelers. Come together and witness this rich and varied history with Travel Trikon.
Gear up Trikoners as this tour with Travel Trikon to Mandu and Maheshwar will be a spectacular one!
Batch 1: Saturday, 28th December - Sunday, 29 December 2019
Batch 2: Saturday, 11th January - Sunday, 12th January 2020Batch 3: Saturday, 08th February - Sunday, 09th February 2020
2 Nights 3 Days 27 Dec, 10 Jan, and 07 Feb Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Day 0 Travel from Mumbai to Indore
Board 12961 Avantika Express from Mumbai Central Station at 7 pm and Borivali at 7:30 pm. Overnight in the train. Play fun games and get your dinner packed! You can also order food online via Food on Track. Sleeps tight do not forget to get a bedsheet. You can also book your own 3AC tickets for train travel which is for 14 Hours.
Day 1 Reach Indore and move to Mandu
Get down at Indore station and take a drive in our force traveler bus or Innova to Mandu which us about 150 kms away from Indore station. Have breakfast in train so that when we get down we straightaway drive to Mandu for 2 Hours. Reach Indore by 9 am to reach Mandu by 11 am. Check in to our stay at Mandu is very close to the places of interest. You can freshen up and change to be ready for sightseeing. We hire a private government-approved heritage guide to exploring the places.
About Mandu: It is a ruined city in Dhar District of Madhya Pradesh, Hindustan ka Dil. architectural excellence that our ancestors seemed to have achieved. This city is a testament to the unconditional love between Prince Baz Bahadur and Rani Roopmati. Mandu also boasts of the oldest erected monument of India.
- Hindola Mahal
- Jahaz Mahal
- Baz Bahadur’s Palace
- Roopmati Pavilion
- Ashrafi Mahal
- Darya Khan’s Tomb
- Hoshang Shah’s Tomb
- Rani Roopmati Mahal
- Chappan Mahal Mandu
- Water Palace
Post exploring these places till 7 pm we check into our stay and relax. Have dinner and sleep tight.
Day 2 Mandu to Maheshwar
Early morning wake up at 6 am and freshen up. Breakfast gets served and you check out post eating for Maheshwar, which is the beauty of Ahilyabai’s heritage and Ghats like the ones at Varanasi. It’s a 1-hour drive which means we reach Maheshwar by 9 am and start our sightseeing for the below places.
About Maheshwar: Maheshwar is a town in Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh state, which boasts off a beautiful bunch of heritage making it picturesque and beautiful at the same time.
Places of interest
- Rehwa Society – For handloom weaving
- Shri Maheshwar Fort
- Ahilyeshwar Temple
Have lunch at Maheshwar and leave for Indore. Post 2 hours drive explore the local food and shopping market in Indore to board your bus from Indore before 8 pm and reach Mumbai the next day by 7 am.
Things to Carry
- Identity card.
- 2 litre water.
- Camera (Optional).
- Enerzal Powder or Glucon D powder.
- Snacks & Biscuits.
- Extra Pair of Clothes.
- Warm clothing for the night.
- Clean napkin & towel.
- Mosquito Repellent.
- Cap, sunglasses, scarf.
- Haversack or Backpack.
- Please carry medicines if you need any.
- Hand Sanitizer.
Winter Is Here!
Thermal innerwear helps shield against cold.
Scarf or mufflers or earmuffs can be of use in windy areas.
Balaclava, woolen caps always prove useful.
Woolen gloves and socks will help keep hands, feet warm.
Moisturizer, sunscreen and lip balm will help prevent sunburn.
Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without a refund.
- Explore the ruins of Mandu and beautiful Ghats of Maheshwar
- Watch the handloom weaving at Maheshwari Art Centre
- Have local food
- Spend evening while boating
- Interact with locals and connect with them
- Watch the setting sun from the heritage
- Enjoy street food and shopping at Indore
What is included in the tour
- Day 1 Lunch & Dinner
- Day 2 Breakfast & Lunch
- Sightseeing Vehicle from Indore to Indore
- Entry Tickets
- Stay in Budget hotels 2/3 sharing basis
- Heritage guide at all stays
- Trikon Tour Lead from Start to End
What is NOT included in the tour
- Mumbai to Indore train (Costs 1000 Both ways) or AC Sleeper Bus Tickets (Costs 2500 both ways)
- (We can book train or bus at request)
- Boating costs if any
- Any additional costs
- 5% GST
41 total visits