Ujjain - The Holy City of Ujjain OR The City of Temples

Ujjain Travel Guide

Ujjain, one of the holy pilgrimages in India that comes in the Malwa Region in the state of Madhya Pradesh, is known of one of the Joytirlingas in India. After every twelve year, a Kumbh Mela (similar to Allahabad, Haridwar and Nasik) is organized here where devotees from all parts of the world come to take a holy bath in the River Kshipra. It wouldn't be wrong to say that Ujjain is one of the ancient cities in India that has also a mythological story. The most amazing and major attraction of the city is Mahakaleshwar temple that is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

As far as the Mahakaleshwar temple is concerned, it is one the twelve Jyotirlingies of Lord Shiva in India where devotees from all parts of the country come to pay homage to Lord Shiva. The holy city that is a major pilgrimage in India is also known for a number of major attractions. Some of the very popular and major attractions of the city are :

Harsiddhi Temple : It is a famous temple that consists of the image of Annapurna.

Bade Ganeshji ka Mandir Bade Ganeshji ka Mandir : It is very close to the reservoir of Mahakaleshwar Temple that is known for a very large sculptured image of Lord Ganesha.

Vikram Kirti Mandir Vikram Kirti Mandir : It is one of the amazing archaeological museum and Art gallery.

Kaliadeh Palace Kaliadeh Palace : It is also one of the renowned temples in Ujjain that is a symbol of deep faith and divinity.

Chintaman Ganesh : It is a also a famous temple of Lord ganesha.

Bhartrihari Caves Bhartrihari Caves : One of the ancient and renowned Indian Poet Bhratrihari meditated here. The caves are very close to river Kshipra.

In addition to this, there are also a number of other major attractions in and around the city that keep tourists mesmerized for a long time and persuade them to come here again and again.

Today, because the heavy influx of tourists a number of leading hospitality and hotel groups have come up with star-rated to luxury hotels in the city that are known for world-class accommodation. In addition to this, there are also a number of restaurants that are known for offering pure vegetarian food. Even, you will also found a number of small and local food courts that are known for local foods. When it comes to reach Ujjain, it is extremely simple and hassle-free task. The holy place is well connected via road to all the major cities of the country. book now