Location: Madhya Pradesh, India

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What is Bhojtal?

Bhojtal is a large lake that lies on the western side of the capital city of Madhya Pradesh. It’s also known as Upper Lake and it’s a major Source of drinking water for the residents of the city which is serving 40% of the residents with nearly 30 million imperial gallons of water per day. The constitute Bhoj Wetland which is now a Ramsar site.

History of Bhojtal?

This place is built by Paramara Raja Bhoj during his tenure as a king of Mawla in 1005 – 1055 and the city of Bhopal was established by him. There is a history behind this place and this history is One day king Bhoj suffered from a skin problem and all doctors failed to cure him and one day a saint told him that to build a tank to combine 365 tributaries and also have a bath in it to get rid of this skin problem. So after the number of. 365 merging the tributaries of this river this was completed.

What are the inside and outside views of Bhojtal?

This place view is so beautiful that you cannot imagine. In this lake, there is an attractive royal garden which is known as Kamla Park, and its surroundings are more scenic. This lake has also the dargah of a Maulvi and Shah Ali Shah. A boat club, aquarium, and walkway serenaded by a cool breeze make this place more beautiful. You can go boating here and this time you can see the lake so closely and that’s so beautiful and there are so many stalls around the boat club selling food.

Why people are attracted to Bhojtal?

Bhojtal Lake is one of the beautiful places in Madhya Pradesh. Most of the visitors visit this place only for this environment and views. After going to this place you can sit there and enjoy the view of this place. You can also sit there for hours and hours without doing anything just feel nature. Take a deep breath in there so peaceful it’s just recharged to you. You can also enjoy the sunset and sunrise view from this place and these times this place looks more beautiful than any other time and look out for the lake if you are flying into the city. So all These things attracted all the visitors very much.


Nearby famous places in this place are:

  • Van Vihar National Park Bhopal.
  • Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya.
  • Taj Ul Masajid Bhopal.
  • Madhya Pradesh Tribal Museum. 
  • Bharat Bhawan. 
  • Bhoj Wetland.
  • Shaukat Mahal.
  • Sadar Manzil.

Some FAQ about Bhojtal

Is it safe to visit this place?

Yes, it’s safe to visit this place. Police Station

Is there any restaurant I side Bhojtal?

Yes, there are so many small shops in this place.

What are the entry fees of this place?

There are no entry fees for this place. It’s free of cost for all the visitors.

Are there any parking facilities in this place?

Yes, there are parking facilities in this place and there is no cost for this parking facility. 

Is photography allowed in Bhojtal?

Yes, photography is allowed in this place and there is no charge for this photography. It’s the best place for photography.

What is the best time to visit this place?

October to March is the best time to visit this place. 

What is the best time to visit This place?

Sunrise to sunset times is the visiting period of this place.

How many days a week this does place remain open?

This place remains open all the days of the week.

How much time will it take to visit Bhojtal?

1-2 hours will it take to visit this place.

Nature of Bhojtal
Nature of Bhojtal

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How to reach:

By air: Prayagraj Airport is the nearby airport from Bhojtal Lake. You can easily reach this place by air.

By rail: Bairagarh Railway Station is the nearest railway station to this place.

By road: By road is the best option to reach this place. You can take a car to reach this place directly or you can take a bus to reach this place so after reaching the bus stand you can take a taxi to reach this place.

We wish you all the very best for your journey.
Happy Travelling!!!

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