Top 10 Places To Visit In Gwalior | Gwalior Tourism

Top 10 Places To Visit In Gwalior | Gwalior Tourism
Top 10 Places To Visit In Gwalior

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» 1. Gwalior Fort

Gwalior Fort is one of the most impenetrable fortresses located in the entire northern& southern India. The Gwalior Fort hosts a spectacular sound and light show every evening.

Distance from airport: 12.7 Km

Opening hours: 8 AM to 6 PM All days of the week

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: For Indians: INR 75 / Foreigners: INR 250

Photography: Allowed



» 2. Telika Mandir

Telika Mandir is an ancient temple that is known for its architectural splendor. Dedicated to Vishnu, Shiva, and Matrikas, it has been variously dated between the early 8th and early 9th century CE.

Distance from airport: 14.7 Km

Opening hours: 8 AM to 6 PM All days of the week

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: INR. 10

Photography: Allowed


» 3. Jai Vilas Palace

This Palace, is a nineteenth-century palace in Gwalior, India. Jai Vilas Palace was established in 1874 by Jayajirao Scindia, the Maharaja of Gwalior and is still the residence of his descendants the former royal Maratha Scindia dynasty.

Distance from airport: 14.8 Km

Opening hours: Apr to Sept: 10 AM to 4:45 PM / Oct to March: 10 AM to 4:30 PM all days open expect Wednesdays

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: Indians: INR 100 / Foreigners: INR 600

Photography: Camera/Mobile: INR 70 / Video cam: INR 150


» 4. Gopachal Parvat

Gopachal Parvat also was known as “Ek Patthar Bawri” is a nice place to visit in the Gwalior. There is a number of towering imposing statues of Jain Tirthankaras.

Distance from the airport: 15 Km

Opening hours: 8 AM to 6 PM

Best time to visit: October to March

Photography: Allowed


» 5. Gwalior Zoo

This Zoo is one of the most popular attractions in the city. Gwalior Zoo is also known as the Gandhi Zoo & it is home to many rare animals. Gwalior Zoo is an ideal spot for a day with your family, friends & with your children.

Distance from the airport: 14 Km

Opening hours: 10:30 AM to 5 PM all days open expect Friday

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: Adult INR. 20 / Kids INR. 5

Photography: Allowed / Extra charges


» 6. The Surya Mandir

The Surya Mandir is one of the most spectacular shrines as well as an architectural wonder that adorns the city of Gwalior. Surya Mandir of Gwalior is a magnificent amalgam of exquisite architecture in red sandstone and pearly white marble.

Distance from the airport: 8.7 Km

Opening hours: 6:30 AM to 12 PM / 1 PM to 6 PM every day

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


» 7. Tansen Tomb

One of the greatest musicians of India and an eminent vocalist in the courts of Akbar in the medieval period, Tansen was also among one of the nine gems of the Mughal court.

Distance from airport: 12.2 Km

Opening hours: 8 AM to 6 PM All days of the week

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


» 8. SaasBahu Temple

SaasBahu Temple also called Sahastrabahu Temple or Harisadanam temple, SasBahu temple in Gwalior is a famous temple, is dedicated to Lord Vishnu by the King Mahipala. Lord Vishnu is also known as Sahastrabahu, the one with many hands.

Distance from the airport: 14 Km

Opening hours: 8 AM to 5 PM All days of the week

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


» 9. Chausath Yogini Mandir

The Chausath Yogini Temple, Morena, also known as EkattarsoMahadeva Temple, is an 11th-century, The temple has been declared an ancient historical monument by the Archaeological Survey of India.

Distance from airport: 30.4 Km

Opening hours: 6 AM to 7 PM every day

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


» 10. Padavali and Bateshwar

Bateshwar Hindu temples are a group of nearly 200 sandstone Hindu temples, The temples have intricate carvings and one of the temples also have erotic carvings and hence famous as mini Khajuraho.

Distance from airport: 25.2 Km

Opening hours: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM All days of the week

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: INR 15

Photography: Allowed


Best time to visit Gwalior: October to February

It is one of the major tourist destinations in Madhya Pradesh.

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