Ujjain is an ancient city situated on the eastern bank of the Shipra River in the Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh the state of India. It is the fifth biggest city in Madhya Pradesh by the populace and is the managerial focal point of Ujjain locale and Ujjain division. It is a celebrated Hindu journey focus on the Kumbh Mela held here every 12 years. The city is additionally a piece of the Indore Metropolitan Region, as advised by the State Government under Indore Metropolitan Region Development Authority.
Ujjain has been chosen as one of the hundred Indian urban communities to be created as a keen city under “PM Narendra Modi’s lead Smart Cities Mission”.
Bharthari is said to have composed his extraordinary stories, Virat Katha, Neeti Sataka, the romantic tale of Pradyot Princess Vasavadatta and Udayan in Ujjayini, as the city was called during his occasions. The compositions of Bhasa are set in Ujjain, and he likely lived in the city. Kalidasa additionally alludes to Ujjain on numerous occasions, and apparently he spent, at any rate, a piece of his life in the city. The renowned artist, Kalidas, portrayed it as ‘The town fallen from Heaven to bring Heaven to Earth’. The numerous sanctuaries give you looks at a brilliant past. Mrichchhakatika by Shudraka is likewise set in Ujjain. The city is likewise shows up in a few stories as the capital of the amazing head Vikramaditya
Attractions: Mahakaleshwar Temple, Kal Bhairav Temple, Ram Mandir Ghat, Kumbh Mela, Harsiddhi Temple, Kaliadeh Palace, Hir Matsyendranath, Jantar Mantar, Bhartrihari Caves, Chaubis Khamba Temple, Chintaman Ganesh Temple, Mangalnath Temple, Vikram University, Sandipani Ashram, ISKCON Temple, Kalidasa Academy, Birla Mandir, etc…
Nearby Places: Indore, Bhopal, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve, Bhojpur, Panchmarhi’s Waterfalls, etc…
Best Time to visit: October to March.
Peak Season: June and October.
How to Reach
- By Air: Closest aerodrome is the Indore Airport which is 55 km away from the city. Indore is associated with every single significant city by means of air and it wouldn’t be an issue to reach Ujjain from Indore as the taxis are accessible in bounty.
- By Rail: Ujjain Junction Railway Station is a significant railroad station itself and is associated with all the significant stations of the nation.
- By Road: Ujjain is very much associated by state street transport open transport administrations. Standard transport administrations are accessible from significant urban communities of MP to Ujjain. Very quick and Deluxe A/C transports are additionally accessible in these courses. The city is especially safe by means of street.