Maheshwar is situated near the banks of the holy Narmada River around 96 km from Indore. Maheshwar traces its deep historic roots to being the capital of the Haiyavanshi king Sahasrarjun, who had defeated Ravana. Situated on the banks of river Narmada, this city is famous for its very beautiful and gorgeous Ghats and Maheshwari sarees. There are very artistic temples on the pier, from which the Raj Rajeshwar temple is the main. The famous legend of Adiguru Shankaracharya and Pandit Mandan Mishra was here. It is also the headquarters of a tehsil of the district. Is a popular tourist destination.
Distance From IIT Indore: 83 km, suited for a one-day trip.
Estimated Tour Cost: ~ ₹ 2500 – 4000.