Sanchi is located at a drive of 46 km from the capital city of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal. Sanchi is more of a village than a town and recognized for its austerity and spiritual magnificence. The holy destination of Sanchi instills a deep spiritual feeling in people visiting it. This place is recognized as one of the World heritage sites by UNESCO in the year 1989. Discover this incredible tourist destination of Madhya Pradesh through Sanchi tour Packages.
These tour packages envelope all the Buddhist tourist attractions that are famous all over the world. A lot of interesting things are covered by the tour packages of Sanchi such as; Stupas, Chaityas, Temples, Monasteries, and gateways ornamented by subtle carvings portraying the Buddha's life and teachings.
The symbols engraved on these various Buddhist monuments date back to historic times and convey messages regarding the various stages that a man must go through to attain salvation. Sanchi tour Packages also take into account various places such as ASI Museum. It has several metal objects and the earliest known primordial stone sculptures in Indian art between 3rd century B.C and 1st century BC. The Ashoka Pillar displays astounding architectural patterns and structural balance.
Tour to Sanchi also covers other attractions such as; Ashoka's Stupa, where you will come across Great Stupa I that was constructed by the Great emperor Ashoka of the Maurya dynasty.
Located at a distance of 12 kms from Sanchi, Vidisha is a must visit place. Placed beautifully on the confluence of the Betwa and Beas rivers, one must not miss at any cost the Heliodoros Pillar belonging to 5 A. D.
Last but not the least, Sanchi tour packages cover Udaigiri which is a 13 km drive from Sanchi. There are rock cut cave sanctuaries that are renowned all over the world at this place.
Sanchi can be reached by air, rail and road as well. The nearest airport is Bhopal located at a distance of 46 km and connects all the chief metropolitans of India. The nearest railhead is at Vidisha at a distance of 10 kilometers. Excellent buses and taxis ply to Sanchi catering to a large number of tourists.