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Gwalior Travel Guide

Gwalior has a long tradition of being a capital city, from the time of its establisment in the 8 century AD until the independence of India, when the Scindias had their royal seat here. Many fine examples from history are preserved here ....

Gwalior's has a long tradition of being a capital city, from the time of its establisment in the 8 century AD until the independence of India, when the Scindias had their royal seat here. Many fine examples from history are preserved here, making this city a unique and timeless example of a glorious past . Gwalior's history can be traced back to a legend. In the 8th century, a local chief called Suraj Sen was critically ill, he was cured by a hermit called Gwalipa, and in gratitude founded a city which he named after the saint. This new city, over the years, the crucible of great rulers and with each one of them the city gained new dimensions. Warrior kings, poets and musicians, making it a city renowned throughout the country.

The city is also known as the birthplace of Tansen. Tourist at this place can see numbers of amazing palaces, sacred temples and museums. Tourists from all over the world visit the place to explore the rich heritage of this former princely state which include a sandstone mosque, rock temples and fabulous statues that carries influences of the rich past and tradition of this place. The amazing fort of Gwalior is a highlight and leaves travellers spellbound and compels them to visit the place again and again. The Mughal Emperor Akbar is also known to have organized hunting parties near Gwalior.

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Can anyone suggest me hotel near GURDWARA DATA BANDI CHOD?
Dear Sir,Distance from Gurudwara Data Bandi Chod to Hotel shelter is about 1.5 km.
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How far is Hotel Grace from GURDWARA DATA BANDI CHOD SAHIB?
DEAR Guest, It is very close to hotel sudarshan, chapparwal pul. Manish Gupta
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What are the specialities of the local cuisine in Gwalior? Please recommend some good authentic restaurants.
Dear Guest,  We have Bridge Restaurant which cater our needs. Our hotel is situated in the Phool Bagh, Next to shopping malls and all tourist destinations are within 10 kms radius. Regards Clarks inn Suites , Gwalior
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I want to visit historical places in Gwalior ! So can I have uber or ola cab service there ?
Dear Guest Yes you can easily hire an OLA cab in Gwalior. Regards Hotel Clarks Inn Suites, Gwalior
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Which are the main historical places in Gwalior ? Can I visit all these in just one day which I am gonna hv only ?
Dear Guest, Tourist Places in Gwalior include: 1. Gwalior Fort 2. Fort Gurudwara 3. Museum 4. Sun Temple 5. Jai Villas Palace 6. Main market for Street Shopping(Bada), Regards Clarks inn Suites , Gwalior
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