Madhya Pradesh is the heart of the country and is tend to be the center of attraction whether it comes to politics or attracting tourists. However, the whooping 620 percent increase in tourists visiting the state cannot be solely credited to their brilliant advertising campaign. This part of the country has extra ordinary travel experiences to offer that you will not get anywhere else in the world! So, here’s exactly why it should be your next travel destination:
8 Reasons Why Should Madhya Pradesh Be Your Next Holiday Destination
1) DISCOVER WILDLIFE!
M.P. is famous for it’s rich flora and fauna, which includes a wide forest area. There are 9 national parks and 25 sanctuaries spread over the state, some of which are home to tigers and other endangered species. All of these places have proper staying arrangements regardless of what you want; the peace and silence of the jungle or an adventurous ride right in its depth.
2) REVISIT THE PAST WITH THE FORTS AND TEMPLES.
Madhya Pradesh is home to UNESCO’S world heritage site, Khajuraho and if that’s not enough to pull the hidden archaeologist in you to the state then there are hundreds of other forts and monuments spread all over telling their own stories. From the early man’s paintings in Bheem Betka to the roots of Buddhism in Sanchi, you’ll get it all here along with a hint of royalty at the Gwalior fort!
3) GIVE YOUR SOUL A PEACEFUL EXPERIENCE ON THE BANKS OF RIVER NARMADA.
4th largest river of the country, Narmada originates in Amarkantak, Madhya Pradesh and makes it’s course flowing through Gujarat, finally mixing with the Arabian Sea. However, the river is known for it’s beautiful banks along its path, which have religious as well as historical significance, both. There are hundreds of peaceful resorts situated at its banks, which offer serenity and peace.
4) MADHYA PRADESH TOURISM MINISTRY KNOWS HOW IT IS DONE:
All those brilliant advertisements that you see are not just glitters, they are actually gold. Unlike other states the tourism ministry of Madhya Pradesh has brought about a change in the industry. Ranging from their luxurious, yet affordable highway retreats to the development and promotion of tourist spots, they’ve shown the country, how it’s done.
5) RELISH THEIR MOUTH WATERING FOOD!
Travel for food? This is just the place for you! No matter what kind of a foodie you are, whether a street food lover or the one who looks forward to traditional delicacies, M.P. has everything to offer. Sarafa in indore is something that no one should miss out on, unless you are a zero figure but then there’s no one in the world who would miss out on hot samosa and jalebi on a morning in Madhya Pradesh.
6) MADHYA PRADESH HAS SOMETHING TO OFFER FOR THE FASHIONISTAS TOO!
Yes, you read it right. The Chanderi sarees made at a place, which they are named after, is situated in Madhya Pradesh and is also a major tourist spot. People from all around the world wear these beautiful cotton-silk sarees. They are a major part of the Indian handloom industry.
Drown yourself in the peace of it’s forests or get some thrill in the trekking adventures of Pachmarhi and if that’s not enough you can always chill at the bank of river Narmada while admiring it’s natural beauty.
- IT’S THE UNION OF CULTURES.
Madhya Pradesh’s geographical location is such that people from all around the country inhabit the state. Yet, these people manage to live in together despite their varied cultures and make the state what it is after all, it is the heart of Incredible India!