A 2nd edition of Jal Mahotsav in Madhya Pradesh will be held from 15 Dec, 2016 to 15 Jan, 2017. Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation will host the second ‘Jal Mahotsava’ from December 15, 2016 to January 15, 2017.
The famous ‘Jal Mahotsava’ will be held at Hanuwantiya Island, located in Khandwa district. Hanumantiya tourist complex has been developed at cost of about Rs. 10 crore by the state tourism department to host the water tourism festival in the backwaters of the dam on Narmada River.
Tourists from near and afar will participate in Jal Mahotsav amidst festive mood and enthusiasm and can visit naturally formed islands in Narmada backwaters.
During the period, tourists come face to face with islands in backwaters of Indirasagar Dam and other uninhabited places. Tourists from faraway places get a chance to experience the highly beautiful and fascinating island, and indulge in range of outdoor activities.
Activities at Jal Mahotsav
Massive storage of azure water gives look of a very big water body. Tourists can enjoy bullock cart ride and enthusiastically participate in adventurous activities Archery games, Zip Liner, Paintball Game, Wall Climbing, ATV Bike Rides, Jet Ski, Water Zombing, Parasailing, Camping, and Paramotors,
Cultural programmes are also held daily during Jal Mahotsav. Through them, rich cultural heritage of Nimar-Malwa region is enlivened. Tourists can do sightseeing of Boriyamal Island, about 15 kms from Hanumantiya by motorboats and Jal Pari.
Having a perfect blend of nature and adventure, Jal Mahotsav Festival is a perfect outdoor adventure destination in Khandwa distric of MP. At feasible locations from Indore, it offers plethora of outdoor activities and adventure sports that one can take up and have an experience of a lifetime.
How to reach Hanumantiya?
Distance of Hanumantiya tourist complex in Khandwa district is 130 kms from Indore. It is 85 kms from Omkareshwar, 48.5 kms from Khandwa and 150 kms from Maheshwar. By different routes from Bhopal and, distance of Hanumantiya is 300 to 350 kms. Check Packages