Backpacking India

Backpacking India Part II- All about Madhya Pradesh (January 2012 - March 2012)

Backpacking India Part II- A Parallel Journey

Why should you visit Madhya Pradesh?

Food from Madhya Pradesh

Cities- Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur

Hill Stations- Pachmarhi

Pilgrim Centers- Ujjain, Omkareshwar, Amarkantak, Maihar, Chitrakoot

Heritage- Mandu, MaheshwarSanchi, Khajuraho, OrchhaChanderi, Shivpuri, Gwalior

National Parks- Kanha, Pench, Bandhavgarh, Chambal

Off beaten Track- BhojpurVidisha, Gyaraspur, Datia and Sonagir

The route I took- Vadodara- Indore- Ujjain- Mandu- Maheshwar- Omkareshwar- Bhopal- Bhojpur- Sanchi-Vidisha-Udaipur- Pachhmarhi- Jabalpur-Kathiya (Kanha NP)- Amarkantak- Khawasa (Pench NP)- Jabalpur- Tala (Bandhavgarh NP)- Maihar- Chitrakoot- Panna NP- Khajuraho- Orchha- Chanderi- Shivpuri- Gwalior- Chambal- Indore- Vadodara

Backpacking India Part I (September 2011 - November 2011)

Starting from September to mid November 2011 I backpacked western and northern parts of India. It was my first backpacking trip. Here are few links to the stories of my journey.

Backpacking India- The first step!

What I packed?

Why do I travel solo?

Rajasthan- Jaipur

Uttar Pradesh- Delhi, Agra, Mathura, Vrindavan

Punjab- Amritsar

Himachal Pradesh- Dharmashala, Marsoor, Kangra Valley, Manali, Naggar, Kullu, Manikaran, Shimla

West Bengal- Darjeeling

Sikkim- South Sikkim, Samdruptse, West Sikkim, Sangachoeling, Gangtok

Meghalaya- Shillong, Cherrapunji

Assam- Guwahaty- Kamakhya Temple

End of first chapter!


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