How to Reach
By Air: The nearest airport is Bhopal the capital city of Madhya Pradesh. The important domestic airport of Bhopal is served by several airlines. Key Indian cities like: Delhi, Mumbai etc are connected to Bhopal by regular flights.
By Road: A good network of roads connects Sanchi to many important cities of Madhya pradesh like Bhopal (46kms), Vidisha (10kms), Indore (232kms).
By Rail: The nearest Railhead from Sanchi is also located at Bhopal . A well-laid rail network links Bhopal to several Railway Stations in India. so you can reach Bhopal from any part of the country.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Sanchi is between the months of October and March. The festival of Chethiyagiri Vihara is celebrated in the month of November at Sanchi. Two relics of Gautam Buddha's early disciples are displayed as a part of the rituals of the festival.
Where to stay
Accommodation is quite easily available at Sanchi. Traveler's lodge and tourist cafeteria are provided by ‘The Madhya Pradesh Tourism’. Other rest houses and budget accommodations are also available at Sanchi, offering all the facilities for a comfortable stay. Several day shelters and cafeterias to cater to the needs of all the tourists who visit Sanchi for a daylong tour are also easily available here.
Hotels like Jehan Numa Palace Hotel, The Residency Hotel, Hotel Sambodhi International Sanchi or at Noor-us-Sabah hotel provide online booking services to the tourists planning to stay at Sanchi. All these Sanchi hotels offer excellent state-of-the-art facilities at extremely affordable prices. There are not many hotels in Sanchi and as a result many tourists stay at Bhopal which is quite close to Sanchi