Vidisha

Why?
  • Located on the confluence of the Betwa and Beas rivers
  • Witnessed the rule of the great Nagas, Guptas, and Satvahanas
  • Was a major hub for commerce in the 6th century
  • Dotted with white lime mortar temples, a 2nd-century shrine and a museum stocking 9th-century sculptures and terracotta objects
  • Heliodorous (or Garuda) Pillar(Khambha Baba) carries inscriptions from 140 BCE
  • Not to be missed are the Lohangi Rock, Gumbaz-ka-Maqbara and the 11 thcentury Bijamandal Mosque
Location
  • 11.8 km from Sanchi Stupa
Timing
  • Sunrise to Sunset
Entrance Fee
  • Free
Restaurants nearby
  • Monji Kalyanji , Prabhat Dall Mill Co., Barai Pura Road
  • Krishna Garden Restaurant
Gallery
Customise with Holiday Plans!