How to reach Sanchi

 

 

Sanchi can conveniently reach Sanchi as it is in midst the tourist circuit of Madhya Pradesh.

 

 

 

 

Guests can plan any of the below mentioned itinerary :

  • Pachmarhi – Satpura National Park – Bhimbhetka – Sanchi – Bhopal
  • Bhopal – Sanchi – Bhopal

By Air : Bhopal ( BHO – Raja Bhoj airport ) is the nearest airport at a distance of 50 kms & has regular flights to major cities.

By Train : The nearest railway station is Vidisha (BHS) and has selective stoppage of trains. However, the recommended railway stations are either Bhopal (BPL) or Habibganj (HBJ – another railway station in Bhopal where many trains do have a stoppage | India’s first ISO CERTIFIED private railway station ), located at a distance of 50 kms from Sanchi. Bhopal is a major junction of the west Central railway. Both Bhopal & Habibganj railway stations have great connectivity for major cities of India as well as other towns of Madhya Pradesh.
Shatabdi Express ( Train No 12001 & 12002 ) has a daily shuttle between Delhi and Bhopal and is the fastest train in India.

By Road : Sanchi is well connected by road to all major cities nd tourist destinations of Madhya Pradesh.

Mentioned below is a distance chart guide from Sanchi :

Bhopal – Sanchi : 46 kms | 1 hr drive

Indore – Sanchi : 232 kms | 4.5 hrs drive

Vidisha – Sanchi : 10 kms | 20 mins drive

Pachmarhi – Sanchi : 200 kms | 4 hrs drive

Satpura (Madhai) – Sanchi : 160 kms | 13.5 hrs drive

Udaygiri – Sanchi : 10 kms | 30 mins drive

Bhimbhetka – Sanchi : 85 kms | 1.5 hrs drive

Bhojpur – Sanchi : 67 kms | 1.5 hrs drive

Recommendations : Udaygiri caves, located at a distance of 10 kms should not be missed. You can reach Udaygiri at lunch time to have a delicious meal at MP tourism’s “Jungle Resort”, located at a serene location in Udaygiri, close to the caves.

Do not miss the “Sound & Light Show” at Sanchi.