Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh

Bhedaghat: The Land of the Marble Rocks

Bhedaghat is a small town and a tourist hotspot located in the Jabalpur district of Madhya Pradesh. Geographically unique, the city is situated along the banks of River Narmada. Bhedaghat is famous for its marble deposits and marble rocks forming a valley carved by the Narmada river.

Bhedaghat is near to the city of Jabalpur and holds many tourist attractions that will leave the visitor in awe. The town is peaceful and is perfect for holiday retreats with your loved ones. There are many unique spots to visit in Bhedaghat, like the Dhuandhar waterfalls, one of the most famous tourist attractions of the area, boating through the Narmada, Bandar Kudini, Chausath Yogini Temple etc.


What is famous in Bhedaghat?

1. Marble Rocks

Marble Rocks - Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh
Marble Rocks – Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh

The Marble Rocks of Bhedaghat is the USP of the entire town. One of the most beautiful places in the country without a doubt, the Narmada flows gracefully, separating the marble rocks and provides the visitor with a breathtaking view. The Marble Rocks in Bhedaghat can be compared to top international tourist destinations in beauty and magnificence.

The Marble Rocks and the boating through the Narmada in the moonlit night will be a memorable experience for the visitors. The boating facilities through the river are only available in November-May and are closed during the Monsoon season.

Entry Time: 6:00 AM-8:30 PM

Entry Fees: Rs. 300 per boat

2. Chausath Yogini Temple

Chausath Yogini Temple - Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh
Chausath Yogini Temple – Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh

Initially built in the 10 th century, the Chausath Yogini Temple is one of the oldest structures in the area and holds historical and religious significance. The temple houses 64 carved figures of Yoginis along the inner wall of the temple. The courtyard in the temple also provides a magnificent view of the Narmada.

The temple is a classic example of central Indian architecture. The temple is one of the oldest still-in-condition heritage sites in the country.

Entry Time: 7:00 AM- 8:30 PM

Entry Fees: None

3. Dhuandhar Falls

Dhuandhar Falls - Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh
Dhuandhar Falls – Bhedaghat, Madhya Pradesh

The Dhuandhar Falls in Bhedaghat is another piece of beauty created by the Narmada River. The cascading waterfalls at an elevation of 30 metres are one of the tourist hotspots in here. The Narmada, with all its grace, flowing proudly and narrows down to create the Dhuandhar Falls along the marbled rocks.

The viewing platforms give a very detailed and panoramic view of the Falls and the river. The water enters the waterfalls with high volume and a great force and creates a mist that gives out a heavenly feel to the area.


By Air:

Bhedaghat does not have any airports. The nearest airport is in Jabalpur. The Dumna Airport is just 25 kms from the centre of the town. The Dumna airport connects many major cities such as Mumbai, Ranchi, Chandigarh, etc.

By Train:

The nearest railway station is in Jabalpur. Jabalpur Junction hosts a broad-gauge railway station and is well connected to the cities in the south and northeast. The station has services connecting it to cities including Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Mumbai, etc.

What is the best time to visit Bhedaghat?


Best Season: Winter-Summer (November-May). The temperature ranges from  24-36 degrees celsius.

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