Ujjain is a pilgrim center 60 kms north of Indore and visited for the Mahakaleshwar Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga Temples. Harsiddhi Temple here houses Goddess Mahalaxmi and Mahasaraswati and is one of the Shakti Peetha.
There are several other temples such as Chintaman Ganesh Temple, Gadhkalika Temple and Managalnath Shiva Temple that are visited alongwith. There is also the Kal Bhairav Shiva temple where offering to the deity is wine.
Hotels in Ujjain are pilgrim hotels category. For better hotels Indore (60 kms) has better options.
Ujjain gets direct trains from all over India and is accessible from Indore (60 kms) and therefore an important pilgrim center in India. Ujjain is typically visited along with Omkareshwar as a part of Jyotirlinga Getaway.
Typical Stay – 1 or 2 nights. Season – Throughout