Mandu mahotsav is going on at Mandu. It has been started from 30-Dec-2021 and will continue till 03-Jan-2022. Inauguration of festival was started with hot air balloning and later Mandu cycle tour was offered. In this five day long festival, visitors can enjoy local shopping of artistically designed items, handicraft items, go for rural tourism activities like local village visit, observing their life style, housing culture, traditional dresses etc. During this festival, on 30-Dec-2021, evening Narmada arti was performed at Reva kund. After the arti program, formal dance performances, musical performances are offered to visitors. After all this, star gazing activity was offered at Dinosaur park and by 10:00 PM, inauguration ceremony came to any end.
As we all know that Mandu is a historical township thus presence of variety of monuments are just like an open art gallery for visitors. During this festival, hop-on-hop-off buses were availed so that visitors need not to bother for movement between different monuments. As monuments are scattered over vast area thus tourist vehicles are highly recommended. In day time we can move around to visit monuments. At evening, we have chance to attend dance and musical programs, offered from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on daily basis, till festival is going on. While visiting the Mandu festival website we will get daily schedule from 5:30 AM to 10:00 PM which means no time for feeling bored and every hour of your trip will be fully planned with activities like hot air ballooning, yoga classes, cycling tour, rural tourism, art & craft classes, Mandu instagram tour, shopping time, story telling session, Narmada arti, poetry session, musical performances etc.
For visiting Mandu, best place to reach is Indore city. It is a very well connected airport of Central India and train connectivity is also very good thus if you are coming from other states, then first reach Indore city and then take cab transfer to Mandu, just 90kms/02:00hr drive. We can arrange the cab transfer service.
Here in Mandu, MPSTDC have two popular hotels i.e MPT Malwa Retreat and MPT Malwa Resort. Both are conveniently located nearby Malwa festival site thus staying at any of these hotel options, will be beneficial to get true experience of this festival. We offer room booking service for both the hotels at good discounted rates. These are the best possible accommodation option at Mandu. They belongs to good standard category. Luxury accommodation options are not available at Mandu thus enjoy your stay with these hotels and experience the festival events.