Ujjain

Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh is one of the sacred cities for Hindus in India. It is considered as one of the seven holy cities of Hindu pilgrimage. Mahakaleshwar temple is Ujjain's primary tourist attraction. It is dedicated to one of the twelve Shiva jyotirlingas and is visited by several devotees. Ujjain also has some other nice places to see like the Kal Bhairav and the Harsiddhi temple.

Ujjain is mostly preferred by travellers from Ahmedabad, Lucknow. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Ujjain is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Ujjain are January, February, March, October, November, December. There are 45 tourist places in Ujjain, which can be explored by travellers.

Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Ujjain can be done by travellers, Ujjain Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Ujjain, browse through photos & pictures, explore Ujjain using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Ujjain, which are great places to visit, are Shani Mandir, Kalidasa Academy, Vedha Shala, Virat Bhairav temple, Chowsat Yogini temple. Ujjain can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Places to Attractions


Shree Mahakaleshwar Temple

Popular as one of the twelve jyotirlingas of Shiva, Shree Mahakaleshwar temple is a popular pilgrim destination in the ancient city of Ujjain. It is built in five…


Chintaman Ganesh Temple

A popular tourist attraction in Ujjain and one of the renowned Ganesha temples in the country, the Chintaman Ganesh mandir is located across the Kshipra river, around 8 km…


Kal Bhairav temple

Popular with Shiva devotees, the Kal Bhairava temple in Ujjain is located on the bans of the river Kshipra. It is believed to have been built by King…


Harsiddhi Temple

Believed to have been built by king Vikramaditya, the Harsiddhi temple is dedicated to the goddess worshiped by the mighty king. Legend has it that the elbow (kurpara)…


Ram Ghat

Extremely popular as the venue of the famous Kumbh Mela in Ujjain, Ram Ghat is one of the biggest pilgrim places in India. It is where millions of pilgrims…


Kaliadeh Palace

An ancient site in the city of Ujjain, the Kaliadeh Palace is a delight for history buffs. The site is still sometimes referred to as Surya mandir. It…


Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir

Located close to the Mahakaleshwar temple, the Bade Ganeshji Ka Mandir (Big Ganesha's temple) is popular tourist attraction in the holy city of Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh. It…


Bhartrihari caves

Ujjain is known for its association with King Vikramaditya. It is believed that Vikramditya's step brother, Bhartrihari chose to renounce his worldly life and belongings and live in…



How To Reach


By Air

Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport in Indore caters to domestic flights and is well connected to Bhopal, Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Visakhapatnam, Nagpur, Raipur and Srinagar. The airport is about 57 km away and there are many options like cabs, buses and private vehicles to reach the airport.

By Rail

Ujjain railway station is just over one km from the city centre. It is connected to several cities like Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru. There are rickshaws, buses and taxis available to reach the city

By Road

The developed roads of Ujjain smoothly connect many neighbouring places. Buses ply a regular services to the visitors and also affordable to ones pocket.



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