best temples to visit in Ujjain

Ujjain is the city of King Vikramaditya and this city is known for its magnificent temples. There are many places to visit in Ujjain including temples and ghats of the Shipra River. After enjoying very nice time in Omkareshwar, we visited this city to have ‘darshan’ of Lord Mahakaal. Ujjain is a famous historical temple city situated in Madhya Pradesh state in Central India.

Here is the list of Best Temples to Visit in Ujjain in 2023

1. Mahakaleshwar Temple

Ujjain city is famous for Mahakaleshwar temple, one of the 12 jyotirlingas. The architecture and interior of the temple is not only grand but also designed to offer comfort to devotees while having ‘darshan’ of Lord Shiva.

2. Gadkalika Temple

Gadkalika temple is a popular temple of historical importance in Ujjain. The goddess here is worshiped very dearly as people believe her to be the ‘isht-devi’ of the Kalidas, who became an expert of literature.

3. Harsiddhi Temple

Goddess Harsiddhi is worshiped with great dedication in Ujjain. She has been considered as the ‘ishtdevi’ of the kind Vikramaditya. This temple is known as the source of energy and power.

4. Shri Ram Janki Mandir

Shri Ram Janki temple is a calm and nice place to visit where you can find spiritual environment. In spite of being newer than the other historical temples in Ujjain, the architecture of the temple attracts visitors.

5. Mangalnath Temple

The Mangalnath temple in Ujjain is a highly significant place for being the birthplace of Planet Mars. People having ‘mangal dosh’ in their horoscopes are recommended to come here and have ‘shanti pooja’ done for ‘mangal’ by expert priests.

6. Ram Ghat

Ram Ghat is a holy ghat in Ujjain which is of great importance for holy bath. Especially, this ghat is a preferred bathing place for people during the Kumbh Mela.

7. Sandipani Ashram

A place of interest for greenery lovers and picnic bees in Ujjain is Sandipani Ashram. This is a place of historical importance for being the education place of Lord Krishna and Balarama.

This is all about my journey of Best Temples to Visit in Ujjain. If I have missed any places to add, please add in the comment section.

Deepak Patel
Hi, I am Deepak Patel, An Indian travel blogger. Like the name of my blog, I always seek for some thrilling travel experienced, especially in undiscovered places of India. My objective is to show you all the real ancient India which possess lots of historical wealth that we should know about. Whatever, I achieved through my travels, I share with my readers to let them have a better knowledge about the real, untouched natural and historical beauty of the my land India.


  1. Wow! Thanks for the list, I think this list is safe for travel this 2021 since these places are not crowded for the virus to take place. But of course, we still have to be careful and be a responsible traveler. Thanks for sharing!