About Indore


Sited on the banks of Saraswati and Khan River, Indore is the largest city in Madhya Pradesh that is known for its temples and splendid monuments. At an altitude of 553 meter above the sea level, Indore stands marvelously on Malwa plateau and reveals a glorious past. Although the city was ruled by several dynasties, but during the reign of Holkers, Indore experienced some major developments. Today, it is known for its rich cultural heritage and historical monuments, which creates a center of attention for many tourists. Distance between Pune and Indore is 585 kilometers, so choosing the cheapest car rentals The place where two rivers, Khan and Saraswati meet, there is a small temple of Sangamnath, also known by the name Indreshwar. With the ever increasing population, the city is expanding swiftly. It derived its name from the name of deity Indreshwar and hence the name Indore. The historical monuments and significant architecture here narrates the chronicles of glorious past. Malhar Rao Holkar founded the House of Holkars and showed significant interest in planning of city. Queen Ahilyabai Holkar has also been acknowledged for constructing scores of remarkable architecture rich temples across the country. A statue of the queen was built in the center of the city to pay tribute to her works and to her dedication that helped the city to gain recognition.

Today, Indore has become a perfect example of cities that demonstrate a blend of old and new in a balanced manner. This is something that attracts thousands of people every year, thus enhancing the educational culture and tourism in this city. Being at close proximity to cities like Mumbai and Gujrat, the city boasts a promptly growing economy and huge economic potential. These days, it is also known as one of the prominent educational centers in India that produces more than 50,000 graduates every year.

There are many hotels and restaurants that offer delectably prepared cuisine, but tourists must try the famous kebabs, mawa-bati, khoprapak and malpua. For shopping freaks, there are sufficient options that are sure to add to their shopping experience. Indore is known for its textile products and people must not miss the amazing zari work, Chanderi and Maheshwari sarees.

Because the city experiences wet - dry and humid sub-tropical climate, the best season to visit is from October to March. Winters are pleasant for sightseeing and all kinds of outdoor activities.

Places to visit


Omkareshwar Temples

Omkareshwar is a holy town situated at a distance of 77 km from Indore. It derives its name from the sacred Hindu symbol of Om. The place is a pilgrimage site, as there are a number of Hindu temples and Jain temples located here. It is basically an island, in the shape of Om, on the confluence of the rivers Narmada and Kaveri.

Central Museum

The museum houses the most unique assortment of Parmar sculptures from Hinglajgarh. The huge collection of coins, armors and arms is a major attraction in this museum. The proportioned figures of Parmars are ornately depicted in stone and portray the early years of their reign.


The Jain temple enshrines a 21 feet statue of Lord Gomateshwar and resembles Bahubali statue of Shravanbelagola. It also encloses 24 marble temples with shilars for each tirthankar.

Kanch Mandir

The beautiful Jain temple has been constructed out of glass and portrays beautiful architecture. Ranging from the paintings and walls to ceiling, floor, pillars and door knobs, everything has been inlaid with glass. The three statues of Lord Mahavira installed in the temple is a major attraction, especially the reflection of statue on the glass that imitates into 21 tirthankaras.


Town Hall

Originally named as King Edwards Hall, Town Hall was built in the year 1904. Later in the year 1948, it was renamed as Mahatma Gandhi Hall. The hall is made out of Seoni stone and portrays incredible Indo-Gothic architecture.

Bada Ganapati

Ganapati temple is best known for the size of idol that stands within the premises of the shrine. The idol measures 25 feet and is the largest Ganesh idol in the world. Temple was built in the year 1875 by a resident of Avantika, known as Shri Dadhich.

Lal Bagh Palace

Lal Bagh Palace is one of the grandest monuments that was built by Tukoji Rao Holkar II, initially, in the year 1886, but finished by Tukoji Rao Holkar III in 1921. The palace is spread over an area of 28 hectares. It was once known for having the best rose garden in the country.


Chhatris are the tombs erected in the memory of rulers of Holkar dynasty. Poised on the banks of River Khan, the tombs depict beautiful Maratha architecture and sculpture. The collection of tombs is enclosed within two compounds and is worth a watch.



During the reign of Queen Ahilyabai Holkar, several temples were constructed in and around the city. One of these temples is Ganesha temple and it is believed that if people offer prayers to God here, their wishes are fulfilled.

Patal Pani

Another place of interest near Indore is Patal Pani. It is situated at a distance of 36 km from Indore. Patal Pani is famous for its splendid waterfall. The waterfall descends from a height of 150 feet into a pond (kund).

Atal Bihari Vajpeyee Regional Park

Various attractions to the park include Musical Fountain, Jumping jet fountain, Artists' village, Maze, French gardens, Bio-diversity garden, Mist fountain, Fast food zone, Boating.

Chokhi Dhani

On the outskirts of Indore, Chokhi Dhani and Nakhrali Dhani are two popular resorts that exhibit Rajasthani culture and village verve. The resort accommodates all modern facilities and amenities, thus making it a perfect getaway for the tourists coming from different locations.


TI Mall

For those wishing to add fun & entertainment to their shopping experience, Play On – the amusement zone has complete range of games and rides. Shoppers can also take a tour to the expansive Food Court on the fourth floor to enjoy some of the world’s finest cuisines.

C21 Mall

C21 group comprises of various business houses, promoters and other group companies, bounded together to start a new era in retail sector with shopping malls in different parts of India. Their experience and interest in retail, wholesale & International trading gives them the edge when in comes to the current market scenario.

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Maheshwar was a glorious city at the dawn of Indian civilization when it was Mahishmati, capital of king Kartivarjun. This temple town on the banks of the river Narmada finds mention in the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata. Revived to its ancient position of importance by the Holkar queen Rani Ahilyabai of Indore.


One of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India, the lingam at the Mahakala is believed to be swayambhu (born of itself) deriving currents of power shakti) from within itself as against the other images and lingams which are ritually established and invested with mantra-shakti.


Mandavgarh is situated at a distance of about 90 km from the Indore city of Madhya Pradesh. Popularly known as Mandu, the town is located amidst the Vindhya Ranges, at an elevation of 2000 feet above the sea level. It was originally founded in the 10th century by the Parmar rulers who made it their fort capital.

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