Welcome to Indore

The city feels notably richer and cleaner than most other towns and cities in central India. Indeed, locals like to tell visitors how in India-wide surveys held in 2017 and 2018, Indore was ranked as the cleanest city in India.

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$595 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Ujjain Temple Tour

Day 1 : Arrival At Indore - Omkareshwar - Indore (77 Kms / 2 Hrs)On the day of arrival at Indore airport, our Holidays At representative meet you and later transfer to your hotel for night stay. Later proceed for half day guided tour to Omkareshwar, visit the famous Mahakaleshwar Temple (one of the twelve Jyothirlingas), Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir, Sandeep Mahaamuni Ashramam (Where lord rishna was educated with Balrama ans Sudama from Maharshi Sandipani), Bhartrihari Caves, Harsiddhi Temple, Mangladas Mandir & Mahakleshwari Shaktipeeth.Overnight at Hotel.Day 2 : Indore - Maheshwar - Indore (95 Kms / 2:30 Hrs)Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later proceed for half day guided tour to Maheshwar, visit Rajarajeshwara Temple, Queen's Fort & Ahilyabai Ghats.Overnight at Hotel.Day 3 : Indore - Ujjain - Indore (60 Kms / 1:30 Hrs)Today morning after breakfast, later proceed for full day guided tour to Ujjain, visit several - tiered temples of Ujjain are distinguished by their carved overhanging balconies and their intricately worked doorways. Ganesh Mandir, Harsiddhi Mandir, Siddhavat Tree, Kaalbhairav Temple, Navgraha Mandir & Mahakaleshwar Mandir.Overnight at Hotel.Day 4 : Departure from IndoreToday morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and transfer to Indore airport to board the flight for your home.

$60 Day Trips & Excursions

Picturesque Mandu Day Tour from Indore

Today in the morning post breakfast you are picked by our driver from your hotel in Indore and you will be driven up to Mandav covering a distance of nearly 100 kms. On your way you enjoy the serenity of nature and capture the scenic beauty of the plateau and high green area in your camera. As you reach Mandu your guided tour starts with the visit of celebrated  Jahaz Mahal which is modeled in the shape of ship and stands in the mid of two large ponds of water and it creates an  illusion of a ship. This palace was built by Ghiyasuddin. Close to this palace you visit the Hindola Mahal which is in the shape of a swing. The beautiful arches and the swinging falls add up to the charm. You also visit the Jami Mosque in the village area. This grad mosque was built by Sultan Hoshang Shah. Just behind the Mosque you visit the tomb of this builder – Hoshang Shah. The other prominent buildings you get to see are – Asharfi Mahal, Dai ka Mahal etc. Another most impressive palace is Rupmati’s pavilion which reminds us of the romantic story of Rani Roopmati and king Baz Bahadur. The legends say that erstwhile the rani was a shepherdess form Narmada terrain and was gifted with a sweet voice. The king was enamored by her voice and beauty and as the lady could not leave her native land, So the king made this beautiful pavilion as her about and made this girl as his principal queen. After having the romantic feel of the Mandu Palaces you are driven back to your hotel in Indore.          

$392 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

2 day tour from Mumbai to architectural wonder of Mandu

ItineraryDay 1: Arrive in IndorePass By: Rajwada Palace725 PM Flight from Mumbai to Indore Overnight stay in IndoreNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Overnight in hotel in IndoreDay 2: ManduStop At: Mandu8AM- After breakfast we checkout from Indore and travel 97 KMs to reach Mandu. We will next visit one of India’s largest mosques, the Jami Masjid. It was inspired by the Umayyad Mosque, the Great Mosque of Damascus. It is a magnificent specimen of architecture with Jali work and painted enamels and embellished with beautiful domes and arches.We visit the Royal Enclosure. Jahaz Mahal or the Ship Palace was built by Ghiyasuddin to house the 15000 women in his harem. The structure resembles a ship and in hits hey days was a splendid Palace with big halls, cenotaphs on the upper floors and Turkish baths. India’s first marble mausoleum, Hoshang Shah’s tomb beckons us. It is said that this tomb as well as the other monuments of the same period from Mandu influenced later Mughal architecture at Agra and Delhi.Ashrafi Mahal or the palace of gold coins is actually a Madrassa or a place of learning Islamic education. There was a 7-storied tower built here to celebrate the victory of Mahmud Shah Khilji over Rana Khumba of Mewar. Only 1 storey has survived the ravage of time and we can see that.We will next visit 2 romantic monuments that made Mandu most famous!Baz Bahadur Palace was built in 1509 by the last Afghan sultan of Malwa, Baz Bahadur. The 2 storied Palace has magnificent arches at the entrance. During its hey days an aqueduct used to run through the arches into the Palace courtyard. The terrace is adorned with elevated dome pavilions.Roopmati Pavilion is a magnificent expression of Afghan architecture in sandstone. The original intent of this structure was to act as an observation post for the royal army. After the couple fell in love, it was transformed with extensions to enable Roopmati to worship the river Narmada for the well being of her love.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight in ManduDay 3: DharStop At: Dhar Fort, Dhar, Dhar District, Madhya PradeshWe visit Dhar the ancient capital of Malwa before Mandu. Bhoj-Shala is an interesting university from the ancient past built for Sanskrit education. It used to have a temple dedicated to Saraswati the goddess of learning. It was built by Raja Bhoj, the legendary scholar King who ruled from 1010 to 1055.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Rajwada Indore, Indore, Indore District, Madhya PradeshWe will drive back to Indore to visit the Lalbagh Palace. This is the former residence of the Holkars, the royal family of Indore. The Palace is extravagant with Italian marble columns, chandeliers, Persian carpets, Belgium stained glass windows, Greek reliefs, Italian paintings, and stuffed tigers hunted by the Holkars.Before catching our flight we will visit Rajwada, the magnificent Palace built by Holkars of the Maratha Empire. This seven storied structure was built in 1747 A.D. by founder of Holkar dynasty -Malhar Rao Holkar.. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$42 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Learn the Punjabi cuisine : Cook and Dine with a Local in Indore

Meet homechef Shalini at her home in Silver Springs, Indore, she will greet you with a warm smile and a refreshing glass of Chaas (buttermilk flavoured with mint and basil). Make yourself comfortable and get to know Shalini and her family, you can then head to the kitchen for the cooking class. The first dish that Shalini will help you make is Dahi Papdi Chaat (common street food that combines sweet, salty, savoury and sour flavours, all in one mouthful!). You can then learn to make Kurkuri Bhindi (crispy ladyfingers), right from chopping the vegetable to preparing the spice mix to tossing the lady fingers after frying them, The next dish will be stuffed Capsicum (Capsicum stuffed with mashed potatoes and spices). Shalini will also tell you about the use of Indian spices in her daily cooking. Post the cooking session you can head over to the dining area and sit back, relax and enjoy a scrumptious meal with Shalini and her family.Some of the dishes that you will get to taste will be Paneer Pista (Cottage Cheese in pistachio and poppy seeds gravy), Dal Makhani (Lentils cooked in curry of milk and tomatoes), Stuffed Capsicum (Capsicum stuffed with mashed potatoes and spices), Laccha Paratha (Layered wheat bread) accompanied with Rice , Salad, Papad and chutneys. The meal will end on a sweet note with Kheer which is a traditional Indian Sweet dish made with rice and dry fruits.Please note - This is not a professional cooking class but rather an opportunity to cook and dine with a local home-chef. The experience will be as much about the stories around the food and local culture, as it would be about the meal itself.

$14 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Transfer Service from Indore Airport to Hotel

One of our friendly local driver receives you at the Indore Airport (Airport Code: IDR) on the stipulated span of time through private sedan car, minibus or Bus based to the number of passengers willing to travel. On the way to the hotel, our person concise you about the vast tourist attractions of Indore A prior booking of taxi service from Indore Airport to the destination hotel is highly appreciating to avoid last moment hassle.  We assure you to reach the hotel smoothly. Note: Please provide the following information when you book your Indore Airport (Airport Code: IDR) to Indore hotel Transfer Service. • Details of your Flight / Train • Number of Passengers and Luggage • Address of the Hotel / Destination you is heading to.

$14 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Transfer service from Indore Hotel to Indore Airport

Our chauffeur will pick you up from the hotel lobby or Home and after settling down your entire luggage into the private sedan car/minibus/bus according to the no. of passengers with complete ease. After that our chauffeur will safely drop you to the Indore Airport (Airport Code: IDR)   as per your schedule. If your hotel located closer and farther from the airport you may change the pickup time as per your comfort, by calling us on 24 x 7 customer support free of charge. Advance Reporting Time at Hotel. • For Domestic Flight - Driver will report at Hotel Lobby before 3 Hrs of your flight Schedule. • For International Flight - Driver will report at Hotel Lobby before 4 Hrs of your flight Schedule. • For a Train (Rail) Transfer - Driver will report at Hotel Lobby before 1.30 Hrs of your Train Schedule.  We assure smooth transfer service from the Indore hotel to the Indore Airport (Airport Code: IDR). Note: Please provide the following information when you book your Indore hotel to the Indore Airport (Airport Code: IDR) Transfer Service. • Details of your Flight / Train • Number of Passengers and Luggage • The address of the Hotel / Destination you are heading to.