Traveling with 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, Trikon has always taken you to places where you turn your traveller mode on or sometimes find the traveller within you but this time Trikon has planned something really special for you. Yes, you read that right! 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 spot light on the diversity and the things you can do in Madhya Pradesh. This truly had a lot ofimpact on a lot of travellers and the places Mandu and Maheshwar will soon have an impact on you.We are taking you right over there.
Trikon takes you to two unique destinations in India, Mandu and Maheshwar and there is a lot to describe about 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 which are a major tourist attraction and perhaps are the most famous tourist spots inMadhya 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 get ready to ride a Royal Journey with Trikon.
About the Place:
Mandu is a ruined city in Dhar District of Madhya Pradesh. Thespell-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 out 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 breath taking view of the serene Ghats of the River Narmada. With royalty, Maheshwar and Mandu also offer a lot of divinity to its travellers. Come together and witness this rich and varied history with Trikon.
Gear up Trikoners as this tour with 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 2020
Batch 3: Saturday, 08th February - Sunday, 09th February 2020
Day 0 Travel from Mumbai to Dhamnod
Board bus from Mumbai for Dhamnod. Overnight travel. You can book AC, NON AC, Seater or Sleeper Bus. We can also book it on request for you at the actual cost updated on REDBUS, which is around 1,500 to 2,000 depending upon season and availability.
Day 1 Reach Dhamnod and move to Mandu
Get down at Dhamnod, have breakfast and take a drive to Mandu which us about 40 minutes away from Dhamnod. 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 explore the places. Sightseeing happens from morning to evening.
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 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 we cover places if any remaining at Mandu and drive for Maheshwar, which is the beauty of Ahilyabai’s heritages and Ghats like the ones at Varanasi. It’s a 1 hour drive which means we reach Maheshwar and start our sightseeing for 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 by exploring the local food and shopping market. We can board you’re the bus from Dhamnod before 8 pm and reach Mumbai next day by 7-8 am.
What is included in the tour
- Day 1 Breakfast & Dinner
- Day 2 Breakfast & Lunch
- Sightseeing Vehicle from Dhamnod to Dhamnod
- Entry Tickets
- Stay in Budget hotels Double or Triple sharing basis
- Heritage guide at all stays
- Trikon Tour Lead from Start to End
What is NOT included in the tour
- Mumbai to Dhamnod Bus (Costs 2000-3000 Both ways) (We can book bus at request)
- Boating costs if any
- Any additional costs
- 5% GST
- 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