Jabalpur is a city and a municipal board in Agra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.The historical city was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar beginning in 1570 and served as the empire's capital from 1571 until 1585, when it was abandoned for reasons that remain unclear. The surviving palace and mosque are a tourist attraction and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a deserted, phantom city. But the inner citadel is immaculately preserved. Its walls, palaces, baths, royal mint,courts and gardens still stand in splendidhomage to a great visionary and builder. The heart of the palace complex however, is verymuch alive.

Area __ sq km
Altitude 393 m above sea level
Temperature Summer-Min.-28.0C,Max.-43.0 C Winter,Min.-12.0C,Max.-28.0C
Languages English, Hindi
STD Code 0761
Rainfall >__ cm average yearly
Best Time to Visit September to March

Jabalpur Map

How to get there
1. Air :-Jabalpur has a domestic airport at Dumna, about 20 km from the city center. It is connected to the major airports in India.

2. Rail:-Jabalpur railway station is located north of the Civil Lines Area. It is connected with all the metros and the major cities in India. It has direct trains to Satna (189 km, 3 hours), Varanasi (505 km, 13 hours) and Bhopal (336 km, 7½ hours).
3. Road:-Jabalpur is on the National Highway No. 7. It takes nearly 8 hours to reach Jabalpur from Bhopal by bus.

Places to Visit

Marble Rocks Dhuandhar Falls
Chausath Yogini Temple Tilwara Ghat
Madan Mahal Fort Sangram Sagar & Bajnamath
Rani Durgavati Museum


Kanha National Park Nohta Mandla & Ramnagar
Rookhand Roopnath Bilhari


Narmada Jacksons Hotel Samdariya Hotel
Hotel Satya Ashoka Hotel Rishi Regency