Overview Khajuraho - Land Of The Moon God
- Madhya Pradesh
- 24.85°N 79.93°E
- Average high temprature °C (°F):
- 40 (98)
- Average low temprature °C (°F):
- 12 (70)
- Best time to travel:
- October - March
Khajuraho is a small town located in the Bundelkhand region (Chhatarpur District) of Madhya Pradesh and is famous for groups of Hindu and Jain temples. These temples are a UNESCO World Heritage Site for their beautiful and erotic rock carvings.Khajuraho has the Vindhya range of mountains as its beautiful backdrop. This makes Khajuraho a more fascinating destination to visit
Historical Places Khajuraho
Although Khajuraho is a little out of the way, don’t decide to give it a miss on this basis. No where else will you find such unique temples with meticulously detailed carvings. The temples are best known for their erotic sculptures. However, more than that, they show a celebration of love, life and worship. They also provide an uninhibited peek into ancient Hindu faith and Tantric practices. If you need another reason to visit, only half an hour away is the added attraction of the dense, wildlife filled jungle of Panna National Park. The best time to visit is during the cooler months from November to March.
Khajuraho Photo Gallery
How to reach Khajuraho
By Air: Khajuraho has daily domestic flights to and from Agra, Varanasi and Kathmandu. By Train: The nearest railway stations to Khajuraho are Mahoba, Satna and Jhansi. All of these are well connected to most of the major cities of India.
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