Gwalior City is a District in Madhya Pradesh State near Agra. The new section of the city called Lashkar. Lashkar is few miles South from the old city. It is the site of factories producing cotton, yarn, paint, ceramics, chemicals, and leather products. The nucleus of Gwalior is a citadel crowning an isolated rock about 91 m (300 ft) high, 3.2 km (2 mi) long, and 823 m (2700 ft) wide. The rock is said to have been a strong hold for more than Ten Centuries and Old city is located in the Eastern base of the rock.
Pick up from hotel lobby in Gwalior at 9:00am & Gwalior Fort (Mansingh Palace, Sas- Bahu temple, Teli-Ka-Mandir& Jain sculptures), is an hill fort near Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, central India, who surviving elements are from various periods, stretching back to the 8th century. The fort consists of a defensive structure and two main palaces, Gujari Mahal and Man Mandir, built by Man Singh Tomar . The fort has been controlled by a number of different rulers in its history .Than Visit Karan & Jahagir Mahal .The Karan mahal is another significant monument at Gwalior Fort. The Karan Mahal was built by the second king of the Tomar dynasty, Kirti Singh. He was also known as Karan Singh, hence the name of the palace. Than Visit
Jai Vilas Palace Museum
It is a fine example of European architecture, designed and built by Sir Michael Filose.A combination of architectural styles, the first storey is Tuscan, the second Italian-Doric and the third Corinthian
After lunch (at own expense) at 1:30 pm proceed to further sightseeing to Muhammad Ghaus’s & Tansen Tombs was a 16th c Sufi saint and teacher of the Mughal emperor Humayun as well as Tansen, the famous musician in Akbar’s court. The large central dome of the saint’s tomb tops the actual enclosed and walled large single room that houses the tomb, and the surrounding structure is more like a verandah with jaalis (perforated stone screens), which gives the structure a larger “enclosed” appearance than it actually has. Than Visit Gujari Mahal
now a museum, was built by Raja Man Singh Tomar for his wife Mrignayani, a Gujar princess. Than Visit Sun Temple The Surya Mandir is one of the most spectacular shrines as well as an architectural wonder that adorns the city of Gwalior.
At the end of your journey at 5.30pm , sit back and relax on the drive back to your hotel in Gwalior
Visit : Gwalior Fort (Mansingh Palace, Â Sas- Bahu temple, Teli-Ka-Mandir& Jain sculptures), Karan & Jahagir Mahal and Jai Vilas Palace Museum , Muhammad Ghausâ€™s & Tansen Tombs, Gujari Mahal & Sun Temple
Duration : 8 Hrs / Full Day Tior