For those seeking rich history and cultural portrayals that date back several centuries, there are more than enough places to visit in Khajuraho to satiate your curiosity. When the modern day hustle and bustle makes you feel drained and detached, count on a journey of rich history and fascinating traditions of the bygone ages to rekindle your curiosity and capture your senses.
Sitting at distance of mere 175 km from Jhansi, the town of Khajuraho is one of the most popular travel destinations in Madhya Pradesh. The town is largely celebrated for its beautiful, ancient temples that carry some of the finest forms of temple art.
Almost all of these stunning temples were built by and during the reign of, the Chandela dynasty, i.e., between 950 to 1050 AD. The temples carry magnificent depictions of meditation, spiritual teachings, and erotic sculptures, making them a UNESCO World Heritage Site!
There are numerous Khajuraho tourist places, mostly temples, which are classified into 3 groups: Western Group of Temples, Eastern Group of Temples, and Southern Group of Temples.
Besides that, the sanctuaries of Panna National Park, Ken Gharial Reserve, Pandav, and Raneh Waterfalls offer great opportunities for you to unplug and rejuvenate in the bounds of nature.
Below are some of the best places to visit in Khajuraho: