A town in the Khargone district of Madhya Pradesh, Bhikangoan is located 36.55 km from Khargone and 137 km from Indore. For somebody visiting or passing through Bhikangaon, there are numerous things one can see and experience. There are many tours and excursions tourists can undertake from here, provided they have the right information. If one is travelling to Bhikangaon for the first time, then a good idea is to get hold of a travel guide, it will help a tourist in selecting their itinerary.
Places to Stay
The hotels in Bhikangaon are basic, but one will find some good budget hotels in Khargone and Khandwa. Some of them are Narmada Retreat in Khargone (Tariff – Rs. 1000- Rs. 2000), Hotel Indigo Inn in Khargone (Tariff – Rs. 1000- Rs. 2000), Hotel Manas in Khandwa (Tariff – Rs. 600- Rs. 1000) and Hotel Grand Barrack in Khandwa (Tariff – Rs. 2000).
The official language of Bhikangoan is Namadi and Hindi. The other languages spoken include Gujrati Bareli Palya, Bareli Rathwi and Bhilali.
The important fairs and festivals of Bhikangaon are Gangaur festival, Holi, Rangpanchami, Nag Panchami, Navratri, Dassehra and Diwali.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Bhikangoan. Some of the places include Navagraha temple in Khargone (36.55 km from Bhikangoan), Shrimant Bajirao Peshwa Samadhi in Sanawad (37.21 km from Bhikangoan), Siddhanath Temple and Omkar Mandhata Temple in Khandwa (39.74 km from Bhikangoan), Hathani, Dhawal-kunda and Shstradhra in Mandleshwar (45.75 km from Bhikangoan) and Bhavani Mata Temple and Baba ki Mazar in Kasrawad (46.71 km from Bhikangoan).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Bhikangaon is the Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport, Indore, which is located about 137 km away.
The nearest railway station from Bhikangaon is at Khandwa, which is 41.8 km away.
There are daily bus services to Khargone, Khandwa, Maheshwar, Kasrawad, Sanawad, Burhanpur, Indore, Bhopal, Kanpur and Nashik. Some of the best bus operators like Arya Bus Service in Khandwa and others like Bhatia Bus Service, Shri Vijaylakshmi Bus Service and some AC and Volvo bus operators in Indore offer good experience for passengers. Through bus booking offers you can get a lot of discount while booking your tickets.