Places of interest in Bhopal:
Bhimbetka - an archaeological treasure house. The rocky terrain of dense forest and craggy cliffs has over 600 shelters belonging to the Neolithic age.
Bhojpur- the temple is about 1000 years old. It attracts devotees of Lord Shiva in huge numbers during the Shivaratri festivities. This sanctum has the biggest Shiva Linga carved out of a single stone, rising to 7.5 feet with a circumference of 17.8 feet.
Samasgarh - hundreds of idols of Jain tearthankars can be seen there.
Manua Bhan Ki Tekri- the Jain temple is a place a pilgrimage. On the Simha Gate of the temple is an old manuscript carved on the stone, but the language is still to be deciphered.
TRANSPORT TO / IN BHOPAL
Local transport: tourist taxis, auto-rickshaws. No metered