Places to Visit in Nagpur

There are quite a few Nagpur tourist attractions in the city of Maharashtra. These places are quite popular among the tourists who come to visit this city of India. Some of the major places of interest in the city are the Balaji Mandir, the Ambazari Lake, the Seminary Hill and the Maharaj Baug and Zoo.

Places to See in Nagpur

Ambazari Lake and Garden

Category : Nature
The Ambazari Lake is one of the main tourist attractions in Nagpur. The children in particular find this place very amusing, as it offers a variety of popular games. The lake is the biggest and most beautiful of all the lakes that are located in the city.

The Seminary Hill

Category : Nature
The Seminary Hill stands at a distance of about 6 kms to the west of the Nagpur old city. The tourists throng this hillock to get a spectacular view of the Nagpur city. The Balaji Mandiris is also one of the most popular tourist attractions of Nagpur, which is located on the Seminary Hills.

Maharaj Baug and Zoo

Category : Nature
The Maharajbagh Zoo or Maharaj Baug and Zoo is another important tourist attraction at Nagpur. It was established by the rulers belonging to the Bhonsle dynasty. The Maharaj Baug, which was a garden, has been converted into a botanical garden. The zoo located here pulls the tourists to this place.

Hedgewar Smriti Temple

Category : Religious
The magnificent monument is built in memory of Dr. Hedgewar, an eminent personality of Nagpur.

Sri Poddareshwar Ram Temple

Category : Religious
Sri Poddareshwar Ram Temple dedicated to the Hindu God Rama, the temple houses exquisite images of Rama, Sita and Laxmana the three principal characters of the Indian epic, the Ramayana.

The Dragon Palace Temple

Category : Religious
The Buddhists shrine has a statue of Buddha in meditation.

Japanese Rose Garden

Category :Garden
The garden houses rare species of roses. It is the apt place for nature lovers, especially those who are fond of flowers. The structure of the garden has completely been influenced by Japanese architecture.

Raman Science Centre

Category :Science
The Raman Science Centre and Raman Planetarium Complex is one of the frequented places in Nagpur. This attraction is not only apt to have a nice time, but there are numerous things that the tourists and their children can learn, while being on a trip. The aim behind developing the centre was to promote scientific attitude and exhibit the growth of science and technology.

Fun 'N' Food Village

Category :Fun and Entertainment
Fun 'N' Food Village is the nook where you can head on to for some nice time with friends. This is an amusement park where one can enjoy various types of water rides. Also, the food served in the park is awesome.

Futala Lake

Category: Nature
Tourists who like tranquility should definitely make themselves available at this place once. In fact, this lake is spread over an area of 60 acres. This was created by Bhosle kings of Nagpur and now is famous for its colourful fountains. Also one can enjoy the tanga rides in the evening.

Tourist Destinations Near Nagpur

Pench National Park

Nearly 65kms away from Nagpur, it is an interesting wild life destination. For the wild life enthusiasts, this is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Nagpur.


In his later years, Mahatma Gandhi made his home here. The Bapu Kutir, Adi Nivas and many other houses in the ashram bear the hallowed memory of Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba Gandhi.


According to legend, Lord Rama passed this way during his period of exile. There are temples dedicated to Lord Rama and Lakshmana. At the foot of the hill is a charming inland lake Ramsagar. The famous Sanskrit poet Kalidas wrote his epic 'Meghdoota' here.

Last Updated on September 29, 2016