Tourist Places in Gwalior

Places to Visit in Gwalior

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Gwalior Tourist Places



  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
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Gwalior Fort, Gwalior
Rank 1
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6.0 / 7 1
77 Ratings & 44 Reviews
Gwalior Fort is situated on an isolated rock, offering views of entire Gwalior town. Full of medieval architecture, the fort houses a number of historic buildings including Man Mandir, Gujari Mahal cum museum, Teli-ka-Mandir Temple and many others. To highlight the... Read More »
"Gwalior Fort"Dec 26, 2017 "Gwaliar Fort"Jul 10, 2017
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  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
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Jai Vilas Mahal, Gwalior
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6.3 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Jai Vilas Mahal is a huge and beautiful palace constructed in the European style. The 25 rooms of the palace have been converted into the museum. This standing Italianate structure is a combination of Tuscan and Corinthian architectural styles. Designed by Lt. Col. Sir... Read More »
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  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
Man Mandir Palace, Gwalior
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6.0 / 7 1
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Man Mandir Palace was constructed by Man Singh Tomar between the years 1486-1517. The palace was ruled by various rulers such as Kachwaha Rajputs, Qutubiddin Aibawk, the Tomaras, Mughals, Marathas, the British and the Scindias. Influenced by both Hindu and medieval... Read More »
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Jai Vilas Palace Museum (Scindia Museum), Gwalior
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6.1 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Jai Vilas Palace Museum, situated in the heart of the city, is one of the most opulent buildings blending Tuscan, Italian and Corinthian styles of architecture. Built by the Scindias in the late 19th century, Jai Vilas Palace Museum houses beautiful art work brought in from... Read More »
  • Type: Museum
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Archaeological Museum, Gwalior
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5.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Archaeological Museum is situated in front of Hathi pole gate inside the complex of the Gwalior fort.The rich history and culture is preserved in the form of a large collection of items displayed at the museum that were collected from Gwalior and the surrounding areas.... Read More »
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  • Type: National Park
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Madhav National Park, Gwalior
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6.6 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Madhav National Park, a well known wild life reserve, was set up in the year 1959. Spread over an area of 337 sq km in the district of Shivpuri across the Vindhya ranges, this national park is one of the premier wildlife destinations in the country.Within the park are many... Read More »
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Gujari Mahal Archaeological Museum, Gwalior
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5.7 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 6 Reviews
Gujari Mahal is one of the palaces in Gwalior which has now been transformed into a museum. The palace was constructed during the 15th century by Raja Man Singh for his wife Mrignayani, a Gujar princess. It was built on demand of the queen that she needed a separate... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
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Samadhi of Rani Lakshmi Bai, Gwalior
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5.9 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
The Samadhi of Rani Lakshmi Bai is located in the complex of Phool Bagh. Virangana Lakshmi Bai is a well known freedom fighter, who fought against the British for the freedom of the princely state, Jhansi. For paying tribute and respect to the Rani, an eight metalled tall... Read More »
"Fire burning all the time"Dec 13, 2015 "Patriotic place"Jan 22, 2015
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  • Type: Temple
  • Entry: Paid
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Sas-Bahu Temple, Gwalior
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6.1 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
The Sas-Bahu Temple was constructed by the Gurjara-Pratihara Dynasty of Gwalior in the 11th century. The regional dynasty is called as the Kachchhapaghatas and is known for starting wielding power. The name of the temple is a short form for Shastra Bahu, another name of Lord... Read More »
"A nice temple"May 4, 2016 "Vishnu and Shiva temples nearby"Dec 13, 2015
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  • Type: Zoo
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Zoo, Gwalior
Rank 10
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6.1 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
"Best for white tiger"Sep 13, 2016 "A safe park"May 27, 2016
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  • Type: Temple
  • Entry: Paid
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Sun Temple, Gwalior
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6.1 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Surya Mandir, also known as Sun Temple, is the replica of the famous Sun Temple of Konark in Orissa. Dedicated to the Sun god, the temple is situated near the residency at Morar, and is one of the pilgrimage places in the region. The temple was constructed by G.D. Birla,... Read More »
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  • Type: Garden
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Phool Bagh, Gwalior
Rank 12
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5.6 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Phool Bagh is situated within the vicinity of Gwalior Railway Station. Constructed by late Madho Rao Scindia, Phool Bagh comprises a residential palace and a museum along with other buildings. The garden was inaugurated by the Prince of Wales in 1922 on his visit to... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
  • Entry: Paid
Teli Ka Mandir, Gwalior
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5.7 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Teli-ka-Mandir or the Oilman’s Temple is situated within the Gwalior Fort. Historical evidence states that the temple was either constructed during the 8th century or 11th century. The temple is referred to as the oldest temple of the fort, which portrays a combination... Read More »
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Tomb of Mohammed Ghaus, Gwalior
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5.6 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
The tomb of Ghous Mohammed is a prominent sightseeing attraction located in the old town of Hazira. Legend states that the tomb belongs to Ghous Mohammed, the Afghan prince, who later turned into a Sufi saint. According to history, the prince also helped Babur in acquiring the... Read More »
"Same as Tansen memorial"Dec 28, 2015
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  • Type: Heritage Site
  • Entry: Paid
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Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhod, Gwalior
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5.4 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhod is a memorial constructed in the memory of Guru Hargobind Sahib, the 6th Sikh Guru. History states that Guru Hargobind Sahib was imprisoned in the premises by Jehangir for over two years. During the time of release of the guru, he also wanted 52... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
  • Entry: Paid
Suraj Kund, Gwalior
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5.1 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Suraj Kund is a tank located in the Gwalior Fort. The kund was constructed in the 15th century though its history dates back to as early as 425 AD. Legend states that during this period a king named Suraj Sen went into the forest for hunting and was missing. The king... Read More »
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  • Type: Heritage Site
  • Entry: Paid
Jauhar Kund, Gwalior
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Jauhar Kund is one of the prominent attractions, which is built within the Gwalior Fort. Besides palaces and temples, many tanks were built in the Gwalior Fort. The surroundings and the design of the tanks were made as per medieval architecture. For maintaining adequate... Read More »
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  • Type: Gate
  • Entry: Paid
Hathi Pool, Gwalior
Rank 18
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Hathi Pool is the main entrance of the Gwalior Fort. Also known as Hathiya Paur, the main gate offers direct entry to Man Mandir Palace, which was constructed by Man Singh. Possessing a series of seven gates, Hathi Pool is the last gate of the fort. The gate received its... Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Scindia Museum, Gwalior
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Scindia Museum, also known as Jivaji Rao Scindia Museum, is a memorial dedicated to Jivaji Rao Scindia, one of the rulers of the Scindia reign. Jivaji Rao Scindia is a renowned ruler known for his progressive nature and contribution in constructing beautiful structures in and... Read More »
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  • Type: Mall
Dindayal City Mall, Gwalior
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 39
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6.3 / 7 1
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Gwalior is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Gwalior is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Gwalior are February, March, October, November, December. There are 39 tourist places in Gwalior, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Gwalior can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Gwalior for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Gwalior Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Gwalior, browse through photos & pictures, explore Gwalior using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Gwalior, which are great places to visit, are Baradari, Jain Carvings, Man Mandir Palace, Tomb of Mohammed Ghaus, Memorial of Tansen. Gwalior can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Sun Temple, Gwalior

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Teli Ka Mandir, Gwalior

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Sas-Bahu Temple, Gwalior

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