Known as the city of Temples, Ujjain will take you by surprise with its significantly religious ambience and Historical importance. Feel your spirits uplifted and experience the Divine rituals at Ujjain.
About the locals: With the most interesting blend of Modernisation and Old world Charms, Ujjain and its people will not disappoint you. Along side its glittering malls and Restaurants the city accommodates a huge number of Temples and some famous Dargahs as well. The city plays host for the Largest Religious gathering in India (Kumbh Mela) and its people indulge in ancient rituals like Bhasma Aarti.
Sightseeing: Experience the eternally dominating reverence of Lord Shiva and the majestic effect it has on the entire city at Mahakaleshwar Temple. Explore the beautiful alleyways at the magnificent Gopal Mandir; a spectacular example of Maratha Architecture. Adorned with exclusive Maratha Art Harsiddhi Temple is a doorway into the ancient cultures of Ujjain.
With more time on your hands do visit Ram Ghat, Kaal Bhairava Temple, Fatah Masjid and Dargah- e- Najmi.
With the huge inflow of devotees throughout the year you’ll find a number of great accommodation options in Ujjain.
Take a dip into the divinity of Ujjain with luxurious hospitality at Anjushree Inn (3 star). Find yourselves at home with well facilitated Hotel Grand Tower right in the middle of the town (Standard) or Relish a decent, budget friendly stay at Hotel Rama Krishna (Budget).
Famous for its Indian Delicacies and Lip-smacking desserts Shree Ganga is one of the most loved eateries of Ujjain. You should also try the sumptuous varieties of vegetarian cusine at Shivam Restaurant, hotel Satyam. Or indulge your senses with the drool worthy Kashmiri, Punjabi and Chinese cuisine at Zharokha Restaurant, Hotel Grand Tower.
The best time to visit Ujjain is during October to March.
Ujjain is well connected via Rail and Road networks throughout Madhya Pradesh. Pre- paid auto-rickshaws and Taxis are the best means for getting around Ujjain.
-If you wish to attend the Bhasma Aarti at Mahakaleshwar Temple, the bookings should be made a day in Advance at the Temple (free of cost). The timings for the aarti are 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Tourist Information Centre:
Indore Regional Offices MPSTDC LTD.,
42, Residency Area,
Opp.Saint Paul H.S.School,Indore
Tel.: (0731) 2499566
Fax: (0731) 2520466
E-Mail: [email protected]
Contact Between : 11.00 AM TO 5.00 PM (Mon To Sat) *
* Closed Every Sunday & 2nd & 3rd Sat of Month and Government Holidays