Bhopal is the capital of Madhya Pradesh and lies between two beautiful man-made lakes. The city has the right mix of culture, heritage and modern life. It houses some majestic mosques with classical Mughal architecture. The Moti Masjid and Taj-Ul-Masjid, one of India’s largest mosques, are a few examples.
Apart from a few shiny mosques, the city will also attract your attention thanks to its museums, incredibly beautiful Havelis and Nawabi dishes, which are loved and appreciated by many gourmets. Bhopal is also a cultural centre of India with some of the city’s outstanding art centres.
Bhopal is popularly called the “city of lakes” and is considered the “greenest city in India” and consists of various tourist attractions for vacationers. This sprawling city, which is heading into the future with a rich heritage and living history, has already given you enough reasons to book your flights from Delhi to Bhopal as soon as possible and visit all these places.
Here is a List of exciting things you can do in Bhopal:
Visit the National Museum of Humanity
This museum, also known as Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya, was founded in 1985. This tourist attraction stretches over 200 hectares and is located in the Shyamala hills. The Museum is well designed and reflects the Revolution of Humanity. Tourists, also known as the Tribal Habitat Museum, like to get to know the different tribal cultures that spread throughout India. Apart from that, the full-scale presentation of their apartments gives insight into the unique architectural features of the tribesmen. In addition, the museum has fantastic collections that signify the tribal culture of different parts of the country.
Shopping in Bhopal
In addition to visiting, shopping in the bustling markets and souvenir shops at New Market and Old City in Bhopal should be on the bucket list of every tourist visiting this city. Bhopal offers you the opportunity to go shopping, as there are many stores that offer different types of products at reasonable prices. Some of the most fantastic places to shop in Bhopal include Bittan Market Haat, DB City Mall, Asima Mall, Gandhi Market, Chowk Bazar, and Century 21 Mall.
Food to try in Bhopal
The cuisine of Bhopal owes much to the persistent Muslim domination in the region. There are different Types of keemas and kebabs from Bhopal Cuisine. Some of the best spicy meat dishes to enjoy in Bhopal include Spicey Achar Gosht, Korma, pilaf Biriyani, juicy Kebabs and Keema. Although Bhopal is famous for its exquisite meat dishes, there are also different vegetarian dishes that are loved here, like Pulaos and Vegetable Kebabs. Among the preparations famous throughout the country and considered exclusive are Bhopali Paan, Sheek Kebab and Bafla.
Taj-ul-Masajid is one of the largest mosques not only in India, but also in Asia. The mosque covers sprawling 23312 square meters of land. The idea to build this mosque was initiated by Sultan Shah Jahan, but due to lack of funds, the construction was not completed during his reign. Instead, the construction of the mosque was completed in 1971 by Allama Mohammad, Imran Khan and Nadwi Azhari. Today, the mosque attracts visitors from all over the world thanks to its imposing size, carved columns and pink facade.
Visit the most famous lake
Lake Superior is considered the largest lake in Bhopal and was built in the 11th century. it is believed that the water of the lake has healing powers and heals various skin ailments. Located in the heart of the city, it has a small island in the center. This lake is not only an extremely useful body of water, but it also has a boat club where you can cruise on rowing boats, paddleboards and also speedboats.
So don’t wait any longer and book your flights from Delhi to Bhopal to find out what the hype is about in this city!’