Khajuraho is a world famous heritage site. And it’s famous for it’s sculpture artwork on sandstone. It is situated about 200kms from Jhansi and 400 kms about from Bhopal. It remains the Capital of Bundela Rulers . There were about 80 temples which were significant to the Bundela’s prosperity and that’s why it was the Golden Period of their reign. It’s divided into three groups and western group is the world heritage site since 1986. Laxmana temple is the best example and known for its erotic sculptures which are sculpted on outer wall which are less in ratio might be a depiction of life’s essence. Other images are of Various deities and monolithic sculpture of Ganesha attracts every visitors. It was built by Yashovarman between 930 to 1050. It’s built on elevated platform on Panchaytana pattern . Eastern group and Southern group temples are also very attractive. Here the main deities remains Shiva and Vishnu and Eastern group is famous for Jain temples dedicated to Rishabh Dev, Pasharvnath, Shantinath etc. And visitors will find the magic square sculpted on the right side of the Sanctum of Pasharvnath Temple .
Pick up from Bhopal Airport / Railway station. Transfer to Hotel. Check in to the Hotel & relax. This afternoon you will be visiting the Bhimbetka. On the way, we will stop over to see Bhojpur temple. You will come back to Bhopal in the evening. Overnight stay at Hotel Bhopal.
After breakfast check out from the Hotel and proceed to Khajuraho. Arrive at Khajuraho, Check in Hotel & take a rest. In the evening Enjoy the sound & light show start from approximately 07:30PM which has to tell history of temple, Return back to hotel and Overnight stay at the hotel Khajuraho.
After breakfast visit western and eastern group of temples. Return back to hotel and Overnight stay at the hotel Khajuraho.
After breakfast you will proceed Bhopal for your onward Journey .
- Every year in the month February A dance festival is held and everyday light and sound show is organized in the western group after Sunset . As a whole it’s full of attractions but few are Tribal Art Museum, MP Tourism’s Bundelkhandi Folk dances show in the Shaded Auditorium everyday after Sunset. Archaeological Museum which is having 4 galleries, Jain Museum etc . It’s famous for Hospitality many good Hotels like Ramada etc and many budget hotels like Nirvana, Plaza etc and all kinds of food multi cuisine, Italian, Vegetarian Badri restaurant is the best. It’s the foreigners first choice after Taj. Bicycle, motorcycles are available on rent . . It’s a must visit attraction.