Ratlam
Add to Program
Been There
Save for Later
Show Similar

Ratlam

Ratlam , Madhya Pradesh

Ratlam is a place which was a gift from Shah Jahan to to Ratan Singh Rathore. This city today is a thriving city but it still reflects the glories of the past. Located in Madhya Pradesh, it is another reason why this state is the heart of the country, and its not just because it is centrally located. A princely state, this place reflects all the Rajputana that can be found in the country and there are still some beautiful palaces and havelis which tell you the story of the past. Ratlam today is famous for the Ratlam gold and Ratlam sarees. There are some very famous gold mines in this area and this attracts people from all over to come and explore these lands. Ratlam was oneof the first trading centres of central India and it excelled in the trade of salt and opium in the past. Today, Ratlam is also the headquarters of the Regional Narcotics Operations and is an established and planned location for the Law enforcement division The places here that will attract you are mostly religious sites. Numerous temples, like the Bilpakeshwara Temple, Kedareshwar Temple, Andikalpeshwar Temple, Sagod Jain Temple, Veerupaksh Mahadev Temple, Shipawra Temple, Dharola Mahadev Temple, Garkhankhai Temple, Ayana Mahadev Temple and Kalikamata Temple are present here and they tell you of a very long sustained Rajput rule in these lands. The Cactus garden and the Kharmour bird sanctuary are the only two places where you can see the natural glory of this place. Attractions like Namli Garh, Hussain Tekri Jaora, Ganga Sagar and Dholawad Dam are also situated near Ratlam City and the villages surrounding this city have a lot to offer to the visitors of this land. A princely place, this will show you the value of the country.

Distance / Time Current Temperature Mean Rainfall Altitude Population Best Times Min Hotel tariff
km / Hrs 17.0°C /63.0°F 70 mm 1596feet 221267.0 /km2 Jan-Mar,Oct-Dec Coming Soon

Places of Interest


  • Cactus garden

  • Dholawad dam

  • Ganga sagar

  • Khamore bird sanctuary

  • Bilpakeshwara temple

  • Gadkhange mata temple

  • Kalika mata temple

  • Kedareshwar temple

  • Mahalaksmi temple

  • Sagod jain temple

  • Siva temple

Show

Weather at a Glance

Show

Video

Nearby Places to Visit View All

Similar places - 30 View All

Why Oddroad?

Oddroad is the first travel discovery site where you can search holiday destinations & programs based on your preferences (one or more), like activities (bird watching, trekking, scuba diving, etc), terrains (high mountains, beaches, forests, etc), points of interest, states and many more. Once you choose a list of places or a program, we take care of the rest till the last bit. A combination of men and machine do the actual stuff of creating a customized itinerary and do the booking & coordination from there on, so that you can just focus on an unforgettable holiday experience!

Who Plans?

Oddroad has partnered with the best in class tour operators who are experts in specific geography (Himalayas, deserts, etc) or special interests (hang gliding, scuba diving, etc) and not just those hole-in-the-wall city agents who seem to be selling anything & everything! Our partners are new-age travel enthusiasts and hence have personally experienced what they are recommending to you. We believe in high quality & personalized programs so that you have a memorable experience and keep coming back to us!

Pricing and Payments

Oddroad understands that you deserve a fulfilling holiday and values your hard-money; hence our primary focus is to provide you the best "cost vs services" experience. That's the reason our tour partners are either based out of the local geography they are planning for or have personally visited & experienced such places! You will never receive a program through Oddroad, from a guy sitting in Cochin, selling Ladakh!!

You can purchase a personalized holiday by paying online through your credit / debit card or through net banking (with all the obvious security) and offline by cheque or cash.

Frequently Asked Questions

Travel Partners - Partner with Us

Oddroad is constantly on the lookout for tour partners who are local / regional experts, are committed to deliver & above all, passionate about providing an unforgettable experience to our clients. Our users select destinations & programs based on their own preferences & hence expect a personalized holiday experience, which specifically suits their needs, fancies, emotions & budget.

If you relate to this philosophy and would like to partner with us to cater to the highly informed & ever discerning new-age traveler, please click here to find out more.

Partner Signup