Itarsi Travel Guide
Best time to visit Itarsi in the next six months
- State: Madhya Pradesh
- Famous for/as: Heritage
- Altitude: 997 m
The town of Itarsi is a combination of both agriculture and industrialisation that resulted in a range of economical activities and development of the town. The presence of several Ordnance factories and soya oil mills here helps in the economic growth of the town.
There are several places of religious importance in different parts of the town like Evangelican Lutheran Church, Hanuman Dham, Tilak Sendoor, Roman Catholic Church and Pentacostal Church of God. The Hindu temples here include the Boodi Mata Mandir, which is visited by large number of tourists every year.
Itarsi also has shopping streets with small shops that sell handmade handicrafts and clothing. The Dwarkadheesh Mandir, Tilak Sendoor and Khedapati Mata Mandir are other places here that are of religious importance. The attractions present here also include the ancient Hushang Shah Fort on the bank of the river Narmada.
The climatic condition in Itarsi is sub tropical in which the weather varies in different conditions. The three main seasons here are summer, winter and monsoon with extremely hot summers. Monsoon is from June to September, which is also the best time to visit Itarsi.
The town of Itarsi is very easily accessible through Bhopal, which is at a distance of about 90 kilometres. The modes available for reaching Itarsi are buses, taxis and trains. The nearest airport to Itarsi is in the city of Bhopal from where different cities are connected like Delhi, Mumbai, Raipur and Ahmedabad. The town is also well connected by rail with places like New Delhi, Agra, Bareilly and Chennai.