Janapav Hill, Indore

Janapav Hill | One of the best places to visit in Indore

LocationJanapav kuti, Indore (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsOpen 24 hours and there is no entry fee.
Place TypeCaves, Nature Sites and Parks
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Friends, Youngsters
Best time to visitJanuary, February, March, April

About Janapav Hill

Janpav Kuti Peak, situated on the Mumbai-Indore Highway, is situated in the hills of the Malwa plateau. It is a mountain at an altitude of 881 meters above sea level and is a famous tourist destination. It is the highest peak and vantage point and is surrounded by dense forest. The place is valued by Hindus and holds mythological significance as it is believed to be the birthplace of Lord Parashurama.

It is a perfect getaway for nature lovers and trekkers, attracting many people from across the country especially during monsoons. The region is blessed with a unique medicinally potent flower that is widely used in Ayurveda.

Interesting facts about Janapav Hill

  1. According to folklore, twelve rivers originate from the pond situated on this hill, including Chambal, Saraswati and Nakheri.
  2. Popular for its natural beauty, Janapav is also a popular trekking and cycling destination.
  3. This mountain is surrounded by dense forests and is considered to be the second highest point of the Malwa region.
  4. This place is also famous for the fair held every year on Kartik Purnima which is the first full moon after Diwali.

How to reach Janapav Hill

By Bus:- There is a new bus stand near Janapav Hill which is 5.4 km away.

By Rail:- Janpav Hill and Dr. Ambedkar Nagar (Mhow) railway station is 24.1 km away. From here you can take rickshaw to the hill comfortably.

By Air:- The nearest airport to Janapav Hill is Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport, from here you can book a cab and go to the hill.

Nearby famous places

  • Choral Dam
  • Bamniya Kund
  • Jogi Bhadak Waterfall
  • Patalpani Waterfalls
  • Annapurna Temple, Indore
  • Pipliyapala Regional Park
  • Lal Bagh Palace
  • Bijasen Tekri

Janapav Hill FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Janapav kuti, Indore.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Janapav Hill: Open 24 hours and there is no entry fee..

𝒜. You should visit Janapav Hill during January, February, March, April months for best experience.

🛑Note: We don't guarantee for info accuracy.