The picturesque Ujjain is an ancient city of central India. It is situated in the Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh, on the eastern bank of the Kshipra River. In ancient times the city was referred to as Ujjayini and according to epic Mahabharata Ujjayani was the capital of Avanti Kingdom. The history of Ujjain states that that city was a major center of mathematical and astronomical research in the 6th and 7th centuries.
There are numerous tourist attraction spots in Ujjain, among which the major ones are Chintaman Ganesh, Gadh Kalika, Mahakal Temple, Kaal Bhairav, Triveni (Nav Graha/ Shani), ISKCON Temple, Mangalnaath, Harsidhhi (Durga Temple) and Sandipani Ashram. Every year thousands of tourists from each and every corner of the world and from all over India visit the beautiful city of Ujjain.
Excursions from Ujjain are as interesting and enjoyable as the city itself. Excursions from Ujjain, India to the different tourist attraction spots donít take much time because most of the places are close by and within a small range.
While thinking of Excursions from Ujjain, one of the must visit places is Indore. Indore is the commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh. It is situated on the Malwa Plateau, just south of the Satpura Range. While touring Ujjain, it is undoubtedly worthwhile to spare some time and participate in these Excursions from Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. These tours are very enjoyable, memorable and definitely a lifetime experience.