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Ideal duration: 2-3 days

Nearest Airport: Bhopal Check Flights

"Queen of the Satpuras"

Pachmarhi Tourism

Pachmarhi is the only hill station and is the highest point in Madhya Pradesh. Pachmarhi is also often known as "Satpura ki Rani" or the "Queen of the Satpura Range". Situated at an altitude of 1,067 metres, the picturesque town is a part of UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, home to leopards and bison.

Five sandstone cut caves on the hilltop are believed to be the spot where Pandavas stayed in Pachmarhi during their exile, making it a popular spot among religious tourists. Being at an elevated height and surrounded by bewitching forests of the Satpuras with the streams and waterfalls, Pachmarhi is a perfect weekend getaway from the nearby cities of Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. Since the town was discovered and developed in modern times by Captain James Forsyth of the British Army, it houses charming churches built in colonial style architecture.

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Restaurants and Local Food in Pachmarhi

Panchmarhi provides several options for food and one must not miss the Gujarati, Maharashtrian and Jain food here. You can relish these local delicacies here in one of their most authentic and rich form. Other than these, the town houses a number of popular cuisines and one won't run out of choices. The local delicacies of Madhya Pradesh include Dal Bafla, Biryani, Kebabs, Bhutte ki Kees, Korma, Poha, Rogan Josh, Jalebi, Ladoos as well as beverages like Lassi and Sugarcane Juice.
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Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 - Reach Pachmarhi, preferably by noon and take some rest. In the evening, you can go to the main market for a stroll, especially where you can buy the indigenous honey and ayurvedic medicines.
Day 2 - You should begin ideally with Bee Falls, an astounding creation of nature, not very far from Dhoopgarh, a favourite trekking hotspot.
Day 3 - This day can be reserved for a visit to Pandava caves in Pachmarhi, one of the few refuges of the Pandavas after they escaped the trap fort in Ekachakra.

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What are the things to do in Pachmarhi?

The top things to do in Pachmarhi are Bee falls, Jata Shankar caves, Pandava Caves, Dhoopgarh, Handi Khoh, Mahadeo hill. You can see all the places to visit in Pachmarhi here

What is the best way to reach Pachmarhi?

Pachmarhi is 47 km form Pipariya, which is on the Itarsi-Jabalpur rail line, 2 hours from Jabalpur and approximately 1 hour from Itarsi. You can also take a direct bus from Bhopal, which is 210 km away by road. Pachmarhi can also be reached from Nagpur by road, and the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation has started luxury buses which take 8 hours to reach Pachmarhi.
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What is not so good about Pachmarhi?

Congested in peak seasons. Not easily accessible.

What are the places near Pachmarhi?

The top places near to Pachmarhi are Chhindwara which is 69 km from Pachmarhi, Bhimbetka which is located 99 km from Pachmarhi, Pench national park which is located 152 km from Pachmarhi, Bhopal which is located 136 km from Pachmarhi, Sanchi which is located 133 km from Pachmarhi

Who should visit Pachmarhi?

Ideal for history lovers. Suitable for people touring nearby sites like Bhopal, Indore etc.

What is the local food in Pachmarhi?

Panchmarhi provides several options for food and one must not miss the Gujarati, Maharashtrian and Jain food here. You can relish these local delicacies here in one of their most authentic and rich form. Other than these, the town houses a number of popular cuisines and one won't run out of choices. The local delicacies of Madhya Pradesh include Dal Bafla, Biryani, Kebabs, Bhutte ki Kees, Korma, Poha, Rogan Josh, Jalebi, Ladoos as well as beverages like Lassi and Sugarcane Juice.
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What is famous about Pachmarhi?

A beautiful confluence of nature and culture.

What is the best time to visit Pachmarhi?

Pachmarhi can be visited throughout the year, though the best time to visit Pachmarhi is from October to June. The summers are pleasant followed by moderate showers during the monsoon which leave the weather very attractive and enjoyable. The winters can be slightly harsh with temperatures dropping to almost 4 degree Celsius. One might also want to plan a visit around Bastar Dusshera and Navratri celebrations which can fill your experience with more light, colour and excitement.
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Sheetal Gupta 6 months ago
Very beautiful place. one should must have it on their bucket list.
anuja biyani 9 months ago
very beautiful place. one should must have it on their bucket list. "Link Hidden"
Sanjeet Singh 1 year ago
This place is just amazing...a sense of old time charm would prevail. You feel as if you are back to 2000 years...
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