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.
Sanchi Tour Packages
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List of Sanchi Holiday 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.
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Ques: Why is Sanchi famous for?
Ans: Sanchi is famous for Great Stupa of Buddhist religion. It’s located in the town of Sanchi in Madhya Pradesh district.Sanchiis 26kms from Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh state.
Ques: Why is Sanchi Stupa important for Buddhist?
Ans: Sanchi Stupa is one of the oldest structure of stone and famous monument of Indian Architecture. It’s built in 3rd century BC by order of emperor Ashoka the Great. Sanchi Stupa is a simple hemispherical brick structure built over the relics of the Buddha and crowned by chatra.
Ques: How to reach Sanchi?
Ans: The Nearest railway station & airport is Sanchi is Bhopal. You can get the regular flight & train connections from all major cities of India to Bhopal then drive to Sanchi.
Ques: What is the best time for visit to Sanchi?
Ans: The best time to visit Sanchi or Madhya Pradesh is winter – from October to March.
Ques: Is Sanchi Stupa is open for all days of the week?
Ans: YES, Sanchi Stupa is open for tourist from 8.30 AM to 5.30 PM on all days of the week. Stupa is also open of public and national holidays.
Ques: What are nearest places for visit along with Sanchi?
Ans: You can visit nearest places for visit along with Sanchi are Bhopal, Bhimbetka, Ujjain, Indore, Mandu, Omkareshwar, Maheshwar and Pachmarhi.
Ques: What is the tour package of Sanchi and nearest places?
Ans: Indian Holiday Pvt. Ltd. Is offering the list of tour package for Sanchi and nearest places as below:
- Bhopal Pachmarhi tour – covering Bhopal – Sanchi – Pachmarhi
- Bhopal tour package – covering Bhopal – Sanchi – Bhimbetka
- 08 days Bhopal Ujjain Indore mandu tour – covering Bhopal – Sanchi – Ujjain – Indore – Mandu – Omkareshwar – Maheshwar – Indore.
Ques: What are main tourist attractions of Sanchi?
Ans: You can enjoy the below tourist attractions in Sanchi:
- Sanchi Stupas
- Sanchi Museum
- Eastern Gateway
- Udaygiri caves
- Ashoka Pillar
- Gupta temple
- Buddhist Vihara
Ques: What is the type of hotels in Sanchi?
Ans: You can get Deluxe to budget category of hotels, which is depend upon your budget. You can get the options of hotels near Sanchi Stupa, Sanchi Museum and Udaygiri caves.
Ques: What I can buy from Sanchi?
Ans: You can buy zardozis, embroidered Indian garments, leather works and Jutis on very reasonable price.