The Bhartrihari Caves have been named after the step brother of Raja Vikramaditya. These caves are located near the holy river Shipra. Bhartrihari lived his lavish life of Mahal and charged himself as hermit because of the conflicts in his family life. He had written Shringarshataka, Vairagya shatak, and Nitishatakam there in these caves. These caves are one of the best examples of natural caves. There are sculptures on the walls of the cave which defines many ancient things. A large number of visitors come here as it is near to the river Shipra.
The Bhartrihari Caves is approx 5 km from Ujjain railway station (Madhya Pradesh).