Amazing Things to do in Pachmarhi

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Top things to do in Pachmarhi

Pachmarhi, colloquially known as 'queen of Satpura' is a beautiful Hill station of Madhya Pradesh. There is a list of fantastic things to do in Pachmarhi such as visiting the enchanting waterfalls, caves, viewpoints etc. This serene place also includes adventurous things to do, such as Trekking, Parasailing, Zip-lining, and horse riding.

Here is the list of 12 Amazing Things to do in Pachmarhi

1. Dhoopgarh

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The highest point in the Satpura range, Dhoopgarh hilltop is a beautiful spot to see marvelous sunsets and sunrises. However, this point can only be reached by trekking. The trekking route is relatively tough as it passes through some waterfalls and valleys.

2. Bee falls, Pachmarhi

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Among the many small and big waterfalls in Pachmarhi, Bee Falls is the most popular one which provides drinking water to the entire city. The 35 metres cascading falls can be reached through a short trek. Visiting Bee falls is one of the best things to do in Pachmarhi to enjoy a perfect short trip.

3. Jata Shankar caves, Pachmarhi

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The Jata Shankar Caves in Pachmarhi are considered sacred as they are popularly believed to be the place where Lord Shiva concealed himself from the wrath of Bhasmasur. The caves boast of a natural Shivalingam under the shadow of a massive rock and the stone formation in the cave closely resemble the mythological hundred-headed snake Seshnag.

4. Pandava Caves, Pachmarhi

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These caves are believed to provide shelter to the Pandavas during their exile period. It is now a protected monument and tourists flock from all over India to see this place. These 5 caves also became a shelter to some Buddhist monks in 1st century AD and thereafter it is considered to be religious by Buddhists as well.

5. Thrilling Parasailing

Parasailing activity offered by Satpura Adventure club is one of the best things to do in Pachmarhi. This land parasailing activity is an ideal choice for one to witness the enchanting clear skies, beautiful landscape of Pachmarhi.

6. Horse Riding in Handi Khoh

Handi Khoh is a v-shaped canyon inside Pachmarhi reserve forest and an excellent place for horse riding. Atop 300ft, the thrilling horse riding activity in Handi Khoh is offered by Satpura Adventure club provides a thrilling experience.

7. Christ Church, Pachmarhi

Christ Church is a true-blue colonial architecture of the British era, still standing tall amidst tall trees and greenery. The protestant church clings on to the old-world charm and the tall spire, stone structure and Belgian glass panes will quickly transport you back to the bygone times. There is a small cemetery in the premises, bearing epitaphs dating back to the 1800s up to the World Wars.

8. View Beautiful Sunset From Rajendragiri Sunset Point

Rajendragiri sunset point is a spectacular sunset viewpoint near Pachmarhi, named after the first president of India - Dr Rajendra Prasad as he was a frequent visitor to this spot. As the sun sets beyond the distant hills, you can simply take in the ambience of the place or get busy with your camera to capture the moment.

9. Satpura National Park, Pachmarhi

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The Satpura National Park is located in the beautiful and diverse suburbs of Madhya Pradesh and is one of the most diverse and stunning national parks in Central India. One of India's most beautiful tiger reserves, the sanctuary was the winner of the TOFT Wildlife Tourism Award for the most visitor-friendly wildlife destinations in the year 2010.

10. Duchess Falls Trek

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One of the most beautiful cascades in Pachmarhi, the Duchess Falls crash over a hundred meters creating a majestic roar. The beautiful waterfalls bifurcate into three different cascades and a tourist has to travel for 4km to reach the base of the first cataract.

11. Reechgarh - Hidden Beauty of Pachmarhi

Reechgarh is a huge cave hidden within the folds of the hill of Pachmarhi, which gets its name from a local legend. The myth says that once a giant bear (reech in Hindi) used to live in this cave. The climb up to the cave is covered with lush greenery, and the caves act as natural air conditioners with cool wind blowing through them.

12. Zip-lining at Satpura Adventure Club

Ziplining is one of must-do activity in Pachmarhi. The adventurous event is held by Satpura Adventure Club, ensuring the utmost safety. The exhilarating adventure sport is one of the most thrilling things to do for those who wish to have a breathtaking experience.

So, next time when in Pachmarhi which place are you going to visit or which thrilling adventure are you going to experience? Do share your experience with us.

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