Madhya Pradesh is a state in central India. Capital of Madhya Pradesh is Bhopal, and the largest city in Madhya Pradesh is Indore. Madhya Pradesh is also known as MP and “Heart of India” as it is geographically located at center of India.
Madhya Pradesh is rich in mineral resources. Madhya Pradesh has the largest reserves of diamond and copper in India. 30% of MP is under the forest cover.
Tourism industry in Madhya Pradesh has seen considerable growth. Madhya Pradesh got the Best Tourism State Award in 2012. Madhya Pradesh is the cultural heritage of Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism etc.
There are various innumerable monuments, stupas, exquisitely carved temples, forts & palaces are all over in the state.
World heritage sites in Madhya Pradesh: The Khajuraho Group of Monuments Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi The Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
Other scenic sites in Madhya Pradesh:
National Parks in Madhya Pradesh: Madhya Pradesh is home to several National Parks, some of them are:
|Bandhavgarh National Park||Mandla Plant Fossils National Park||Sanjay National Park|
|Kanha National Park||Panna National Park||Satpura National Park|
|Madhav National Park||Pench National Park||Van Vihar National Park|
Nature Reserves in Madhya Pradesh: There are also a number of nature preserves, including:
|Bagh Caves||Ken Gharial||Nora Dehi|
|Bori Wildlife Sanctuary||Kuno Palpur||Panpatha|
Fairs and Festivals in Madhya Pradesh: Dance Festivals in Madhya Pradesh Annual festival of dances at Khajuraho Bhagoriya dance in Jhabua Ramanavami in Chitrakoot and Orchha Shivratri in Khajuraho, Bhojpur, Pachmarhi and Ujjain The Malwa festival in Indore, Mandu and Ujjain The Pachmarhi festival
Hill stations in Madhya Pradesh: