4 Outdoors- Other to explore in Hoshangabad
Hoshangabad is a city and a municipality in the Hoshangabad district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is a city in the central India region, on the south bank of the Narmada River. The city is famous for its beautiful ghats along the banks of the Narmada river, Sethani ghat is a major attraction.
One of the most beautiful canyon in Central India, which has a 300 feet high precipice in the middle of a dense forest. It was popularly believed to have been a lake earlier. This place has a mythological history and is believed to be closely associated with Lord Shiva.
Jatashankar Temple is a natural cave and Hindu shrine located north of Pachmarhi. It is located in a deep ravine with enormous boulders perched above. The cave serves as a shrine to the God Shiva and is a popular destination for pilgrims and It contains stalagmites that are revered as naturally formed lingams.
This is the point from where Captain James Forsyth discovered Pachmarhi in the year 1857. It was only after this that Pachmarhi was recognized as a hill station and a resort. Priyadarshini point gives an eagle's eye view of the entire hill station and its serene landscape.