Visit Museums, Temples and Palaces in Indore
The largest city in Madhya Pradesh, Indore has been a thriving trade centre for the last 500 years and is filled with ancient temples, magnificent palaces and other monuments. The Country Inn & Suites puts you within easy reach of a number of things to do, including visiting the city’s most popular attractions, such as Khajrana, a Ganesh temple known for its expansive lawns and well-preserved architecture. Don’t miss Rajwada Palace, which towers over the street, and Kanch Mandir, an important temple in Jainism. Both are filled with exquisite glasswork. For your convenience, the hotel is located a quick drive from the Indore airport (IDR) and Junction Railway Station. Museums, Temples and Palaces:
- Indore Museum (5.3 km)
This fascinating museum preserves the history of Indore from prehistoric times forward with artefacts dating to 5000 B.C. Don’t miss the Hindu and Jain sculptures.
Phone: +91 946 109 2053
- Kanch Mandir (6.4 km)
A Jain centre of worship, the ‘Temple of Glass’ features intricate mosaics and glass panels. Catch it during sunrise for an amazing display of beauty.
- Khajrana Ganesh Temple (3.7 km)
Dedicated to the deity Ganesha, this Hindu pilgrimage site is best known for its striking, eight-metre-tall statue.
Phone: +91 731 259 0062
- Lal Bagh Palace (5.8 km)
Built between 1886 and 1921 as a home for the Holkar dynasty, this extravagantly furnished palace is now open for you to explore.
- Rajwada Palace (6.1 km)
Built two centuries ago, this majestic, seven-storey palace is surrounded by an old market. The stone and wood construction is a true marvel of architecture.