Family and Kids in Sanchi

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Sanchi? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Sanchi, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Sanchi.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Sanchi for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Sanchi Stupa

    Family and Kids

    One of the oldest stone structures of India, Sanchi Stupa is the specimen of Buddhist art and architecture making its presence felt today in the modern world. A stupa is a hemispherical dome that houses a central chamber, to preserve the relics of the Buddha. The Sanchi Stupa is one of the best preserved early stupas in central India where Lord Buddha is symbolically represented through footpri...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Sanchi Stupa No. 2

    Family and Kids

    While the main Stupa predominates Sanchi, there is another Stupa that requires equal admiration and attention. The number 2 Stupa stands at the very edge of the hill and looks an exquisite piece of art work with striking feature of the stone balustrade that encircles it. This stupa is approximately 39 feet in diameter and 22½ feet in height and looks magnificent even till today. On the b...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Sanchi Museum

    Family and Kids

    Although built during Ancient India, Sanchi Stupa was rediscovered in the British regime by General Taylor during some excavations. In the year 1919, a small museum was established on the hilltopby Sir John Marshall, former Director General of ASI to preserve the relics found during excavation. A visit to this museum will introduce you to noteworthy antiques such as lion capital of Ashokan pill...Read more
  4. Amazing Sanchi attraction for kids
    Udaygiri Caves

    Family and Kids

    Travelers who visit Sanchi also visit the famous Udaygiri caves for a pure indulgence in ancient art and architecture. A stroll through these caves will introduce you to the local art that finds a strong presence even in today’s world. These caves were established by ChandraguptVikramaditya, after defeating Shak's' in the 4th and 5th Century A.D. Today, they symbolise the unique identity ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Ashoka Pillar

    Family and Kids

    As you cross the Southern Gateway of Sanchi Stupa, you will come across a huge pillar erected by Ashoka in the 3rd century, embellished with a display ofall the characteristics of monoliths such as carvings and murals. The shaft of the pillar can only be seen at the gateway and the crown has been kept in the museum. With the qualities of being well proportioned, beautiful carvings and metallic ...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Sanchi
    Gupta Temple

    Family and Kids

    Although considered to be the emblem of Buddhist presence in India, Sanchi is also surrounded with temples that offer you a journey through other religions as well. Built in 5 Century AD, The Gupta Temple in Sanchi is a magnificent structure that heralds the beginning of Temple Architecture in India. As the name suggests, this temple belongs to the Gupta dynasty which is also called as the &ldq...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Buddhist Vihara

    Family and Kids

    A vihara is the Sanskrit term for a Buddhist monastery that propagates and preserves the religion in its holy sanctum. Generally, they used to be the dwelling house of the Buddhist monks who practiced their religion and meditation here. Located few kilometres from Sanchi, the Buddhist vihara preserves the relics of Buddha and his followers in a glass casket on a platform in the inner chamber. M...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Eastern Gateway

    Family and Kids

    The Eastern Gateway of Sanchi Stupa (the main dome) looks stunning with the inscriptions of art and murals on it. On it, you will find the carved figure of a yakshi, hanging from an architrave. This is one of the best disseminated images of Sanchi. Sanchi is conspicuous as it does not directly portray Gautam Buddha in human form but delineates his image through symbols, episodes and other signs...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Bija Mandal-vidisha District

    Family and Kids

    Take a trip from Sanchi to Vidisha to witness exquisite art and architecture. Popularly known as Vijayamandira Temple, the Bija Mandal was constructed in the 11th century, but was subsequently destroyed in the year 1682. However, you can still see the ruins today and imagine its original form. You can see one of the pillars that bears an inscription suggesting that the original temple was dedic...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    The Great Bowl Image
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    Family and Kids

    Called as the great Gumbha, the Great Bowl is one among the precious relics present inside the complex of Sanchi. Etched out of a gigantic block of stone, this gumbha or Bowl signifies the storehouse of food items, which were distributed to the monks in Sanchi.Displaying marvellous artistic grandeur, this bowl will offer you yet another dimension of Buddhist faith and practices. It is one of th...Read more