Road Trips


8 ways to explore Madhya Pradesh

From architecture to culture to food to wildlife, see Madhya Pradesh in myriad colours


Culture


Every Picture Tells A Story

Gond art is inspired by nature. Its beauty lies in the intricate patterns created in each form that graces the artist’s canvas

Home Is Where The Art Is

An unexpected escape in an industrial heartland, Art Ichol is an inspiring artistic space, where scrap gets a makeover

On the Fringes of the Forest

A peek into the rich culture and traditions of the indigenous Gond and Baiga tribes living on the periphery of Central India’s national parks

A Day at Khamba Village

A community-led rural tourism initiative at Pench National Park allows for a deeper understanding of local communities


Heritage


Madhya Pradesh: Trees of Stone

At an under-the-radar fossil park, examine 65 million-year-old trees that have fossilised to stone

Beleaguered Beauty

Burhanpur was once the cultural capital of the Mughals. It’s architectural gems have inspired the Taj Mahal and other iconic monuments

Bagh Caves: Palace of Colours

The endangered Buddhist frescoes of Bagh have been painstakingly conserved

Asirgarh: Doorway to the Deccan

Steeped in legends, a strategically located hilltop fort coveted by generations of rulers


Wildlife


Into India’s Wild Heart

The “Small Five” and the intimate workings of the forest, on a game drive through Bandhavgarh National Park

How to Spot a Tiger in the Wild

Listening to the forest is the best way to trail the big cat on a safari

In Kipling Country

Game drives in Pench National Park reveal a fascinating plethora of the forest’s smaller creatures

Heart of the Jungle

Conservation success stories and glorious landscapes on a game drive through Kanha National Park