Want to start every new year with a bang ?? Just visit so called trisome place ‘Hanuwantiya’ where land, water and air activities all set on one canvas known as Hanumantiya Jalmahotsav.
Hanuwantiya Island is a newly introducted water tourism destination in MP tourism. It is close to Khandwa town. The name ‘Hanuwantiya’ is mainly obtained from local village name. Hanumantiya is developed to exploit the backwater of Indira Sagar Dam.
It’s a dream place for every escapade lover. It’s India’s only and largest water carnival, Jal Mahotsav, every year organised by MP Tourism.
•HOW TO REACH
¤ By Air
Nearest airports is Indore airport which is 150km away from Hanuwantiya
¤ By Train : there are 3 nearest railway station
1) Beed-mundi – 18kms away.
2) Khandwa – 50kms away.
3) New Harsud – 50kms away
¤ By Road : Distance from different cites
1) Indore – 138 kms
2) khandwa – 45 kms
3) Bhopal – 235 Kms
4) Maheshwar – 124 Kms
5) Omkareshwar – 76 kms
‘This place is a Winter Wonderland’ for those who love watercation. As weekend retreats are the great way to unwind and relax.
Jalmahotsav is a 80 day festival from october to january which depict a complete tradition of madhya pradesh and a place to test your own stamina by participating in different adventurous activities like Water zorbing,parasailing, paramotoring and many more .
Well, pre-plan your trip and pre-book your luxury tent having an wonderful view of island glanced with an Island Night Camping.
“style, luxury, adventure and elegance best define this place”
Start your day with a morning breeze by attending relaxing yoga sessions which makes you so fresh and energetic that boost you for such thrilling activities.
The mahotsav provide you with a food zone after taking breakfast you can head towards water activies and club house. In between you can enjoy lunch and then continue your further activties .
Well, later welcomed with an hot evening coffee and a delicious brunch followed by the craft bazaar for shopaholics .
• Adventure Activities
There are number of activities offered from cheapest to highest rate.
¤ Bullock cart : 20/- per person
¤ Archery : 50/- per person
¤ Zip liner : 100/- per person
¤ Climbing wall : 100/- per person
¤ Jal pari : 150/-
¤ Water zorbing :150/-
¤ Speed boat : 150/-
¤ Banana ride : 200/-
¤ ATV bike ride : 200/-
¤ Cruise : 200/-
¤ Paintball : 300/-
¤ Land para sailing : 400/-
¤ Reverse / Ejection Bungee : 400/-
¤ Jet ski : 750/-
¤ Parasailing : 1000/-
¤ Para motors : 1200/-
¤ Island trip : 1200/-
¤ Hot Air Balloon : 1500/-
¤ Water surfing : 1500/-
¤ Para motors : 2000/-
• FAMILY TIME
From flying above water and sprinting through it while testing skills of darting on land we all assimilate such life revamping experience.
Also there is a flying kite zone, as you know there is just a month remain for Makar Sankranti ,so enjoy kite flying. Become immersed in the whole kite flying experience. As the sky bursts into colour as flyers of all ages enjoy their favourite hobby.
• TRADITIONAL OR CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS
The most rejuvenating rides were the Bullock cart, camel ride and horse ride which tantalize the children. The another fascinating thing was the cultural dance program which cheers us with happiness.
•GET SMART WITH YOUR MONEY
¤ Make a budget and stick to it.
¤Travel midweak , cheapest days to travel. on.
¤Plan and book local travel options.
¤ Book two way tickets.
¤ Pre-book everything to get better deals.
So this is a short time distraction from the city hustle-bustle.
” Be a big wave surfer and feel how water particle moves as a wave passes”.