Things to Do Outside Jehan Numa Retreat
Bhopal is culturally rich and boasts several places of interest. While you are on your getaway, you can opt to go for a heritage tour to explore these marvels on a chargeable basis. A historian can be hired exclusively to conduct this tour, guide you and provide interesting digests about the beautiful places in and around the city and its history.
They generally charge Rs 5000 for one car (Max 3 pax) and the cost can be shared between individuals too.
It is a half-day activity which covers Ahmedabad Palace in the city and the Bhopal lake.
The tour of the Tribal Museum takes about 2 hours, showcasing civilization, homes and lifestyle of popular central Indian tribes.
The Museum of Man tour is a 3½ hours tour that calls for a lot of walking. The different tribes in various Indian states are depicted.
The State Museum is a 1-hour tour which encompasses the tale of various specific tribes, including the archaeology and cultural aspects exclusive to the state of Madhya Pradesh. It also has postal stamps, sculptures, royal collections, manuscripts, documents, coins and rare musical instruments that will peak your interests.
Architectural marvels like the Taj-ul-Masajid, the "Crown among Mosques" is also a part of this Heritage Tour. It is one of the biggest mosques in India and was built by Nawab Shah Jahan Begum. The structure looks very similar to Jama Masjid in Delhi. We also feature what is said to be the smallest mosque in Asia, the 'Dhai Seedhi Ki Masjid’ as a part of the tour.