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This ancient site features a large former citadel.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 26, 2013

Gwalior is one of the oldest city of central India and is known for its cultural and heritage in Madhya Pradesh. For a long time Gwalior served as a land for Saints, Artists and Heroes. Architecture and music of Gwalior is well known around the...More

7  Thank VijayTheTraveler
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed December 18, 2013

This place is half of what it promises to be, one of the oldest city with historical fort....fails to deliver as a tourist's haven. Public transport system is nowhere to be seen. Tempos an bigger shared auto ferries public. Roads are good if you plan...More

4  Thank joshua bruce j
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

I visited this place early morning, when a cool breeze was blowing on a typical hot summer day. I had no clue about this place earlier and happened to be in Gwalior for some other personal work. This structure has been around since 6th century,...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Gwalior fort is so different and beautiful. All the interors and exterior of this fort looks so amazing and mind blowing.

Thank Aakash A
Reviewed March 8, 2018

The whole trip destinations will cover Agra-Gwalior-Jhansi-Orccha-Khajuraho-Bhopal Day1: 1 day at Agra for famous Tajmahal,Agra Fort,Fatehpur and Sikri for witnessing Mughal art. Day 2: Agra to Gwalior by road(120km -around 2/3 hr)/Train. 1 Day local sight seeing at Gwalior. Night Stay at Gwalior. Day 3:...More

2  Thank kanungoarchita
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Gwalior is well connected to all parts of India, small but having all facilities ,living is cheap and food is very good

Thank vivekparashar_19
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

Gwalior is a historical city of Madhya Pradesh and a nice place to visit for it's fort. You can see that city is situated in the valley between the hills. Main attraction of the city is it's huge fort within Gurudwara, Saas bahu Temple, teli...More

Thank Brahmand T
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Gwalior is beautiful city. Gwalior city people is support me. And correct cost purchase.and quality is good.

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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Visiting the city and the places around gives a glimpse of the historical glory. The fort, Baija Tall, Sun Temple and the Tomb of Tansen tell stories of the past. The city manifests a combination of old and modern culture.

Thank shobha l
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I love this city ji this is a my hometown in and beautiful city and forth in Gwalior and jay Vilas Palace

Thank GovindR212
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

A city which has so many places to visit. Thought it would take me 2 days to complete my list but I could finish up everything in 1 day itself. All the places r nearby and the auto guy was good who took me to...More

Thank Shramit B
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place with Many scriptures monuments and a feel of tradition. A touch of classic culture and modernity alongwith !

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