Gwalior Madhya Pradesh

Discover Gwalior

Gwalior, one of Madhya Pradesh’s most picturesque cities, is known for its magnificent palaces, historic temples, and mediaeval fort. The city is famous for its beautiful history and rich cultural heritage, as well as for being the birthplace of the legendary musician Tansen.

Things to do in Gwalior

Some of the great things you can enjoy in Gwalior include:

Gwalior Fort
Regarded as India’s most formidable fort, Gwalior Fort contains many monuments including Man Mandir, a six-tower palace with unperforated screens, mosaics, and floral designs, and Gurjari Mahal, a turreted stone palace that is now an archaeological museum.

Jai Vilas

See the world’s largest pair of crystal chandeliers at Jai Vilas, an opulent palace. The tombs of Muhammed Ghaus, a prominent Sufi saint, and Tansen, a famous musician in Emperor Akbar’s court, are also on display.

Light and sound show
Enjoy a ‘Sound and Light’ show in the beautiful setting of Gwalior Fort.

The best way to see Gwalior

If you would like to visit Gwalior, why not take a look at one of our wonderful ATOL and ABTA protected holidays?  Please remember all our private tours are designed to meet your exact requirements, and the tours mentioned are just examples to help inspire you. Contact our travel experts on 01792 315499 or email for more information.