Shivpuri India Tour
Explore a destination completely different and comparatively new. Experience a vacation like never before. We bring to you amazing Shivpuri India Tours that is sure to give you the most memorable vacation ever. The beautiful city of Shivpuri is located on the north Madhya Pradesh. This place was once considered the summer capital of the Scindias of Gwalior. Take a tour to this place and marvel at the impassable forests which once were the hunting grounds of the Mughal emperors. In spite of bearing a modern outlook, your Shivpuri India Tour will also let you have glimpses of its royal heritage which hangs all around the city. You will surely be fascinated by the remnants of ancient mansions, magnificent palaces, hunting lodges and the royal streets which give a majestic look to the surroundings. Apart from this, the rolling hills and the pleasant climate of Shivpuri will add extra pleasure to your vacation.
This is not all! As you book your Shivpuri India Tour you will be amazed to find the deep woody forest surrounding the city. This forest treasures rich flora and fauna. Travelers who are adventure buffs can also enjoy a gala time here in this magical place. You can indulge in an adventurous trip through the wilderness of the jungle or visit the renowned wildlife sanctuaries that preserve the endangered animal and bird species. You can also opt for short trips through the challenging paths, amidst the lush vegetation that provides fabulous views of a ruined fort, three Hindu temples, and a monastery. With your Shivpuri India Tour, we assure that you will enjoy the best time of your life.
Major Attractions of Shivpuri India Tour:
Madhav Vilas Palace in Shivpuri: This magnificent palace is also known as Mahal due to its colossal size and graceful appearance. This is a must place to visit while on your Shivpuri India Tour. As you visit this palace you will be fascinated by the fantastic terrace atop, and the rooms which are well bedecked with white marbles. The place of worship has an idol of Lord Ganesha, and is popularly known as Ganapati Mandap. From the terrace of the Madhav Vilas Palace you can get an impressive view of the town of Shivpuri.
Shivpuri National Park: If you love animals, this is one place you must not miss while on your Shivpuri India Tour. This National Park also known as Madhav National Park is a paradise for wildlife lovers. A visit to this place will let you witness some of the exquisite animals like Royal Bengal Tigers and Indian Bison, there are also other animals which are on the verge of extinction.
George Castle in Shivpuri:
The George Castle is located in the central region of the jungle at Shivpuri. A visit to this place will let you marvel at the iridescent aquamarine expanse in front of it. This is also known as Sakhya Sagar. This is a beautiful lake that offers water to the animals who comes here to drink water during the night. So, night is the right time to view these animals. George Castle offers an excellent view of the wild animals and a stay here ensures security to the travelers.
Sakhya Sagar Lake in Shivpuri:
This is the best place on your Shivpuri India Tour where you can find a wide variety of animals, who come out to wet their throats. You will be amazed to find that the animals generally reside in the water of the Sakhya Sagar Lake. Therefore a railing has been constructed circumscribing the Lake, to enable the tourists have a view of the graceful lake. There is also a Broad Pier and a Boat Club; this is an elegant structure with a glass pane. This is also known as the Sailing Club. Once you stand at the railing of the mesmerizing river, you can hardly come back from the graceful site.
Chhatris in Shivpuri:
This beautiful place was built of marble. Visit this place and marvel at the beautifully decorated elegant embellishments. You will be fascinated to view the Chhatris of Madho Rao Scindhia and his Queen Maharani Sakhya Raje Scindhia standing facing each other and there is a water tank in between. The amazing fact is that the Chhatris are a unique blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Also marvel at the life size portraits of the Scindhias which are within the Chhatris and these are religiously worshipped with flowers and incense.
How to Reach:
By Air: Gwalior is the nearest airport to Shivpuri. Gwalior is about 112 km away from Shivpuri. Flight services are available to Khajuraho, Delhi and Varanasi.
By Rail: Jhansi railway station, 100 km away from Shivpuri, is the nearest railway station. Jhansi is situated on the major rail route and there are regular train services to the major cities in India.
By Bus: Many private and Government Transport bus services are available to reach Shivpuri from Jhansi (100 km). Shivpuri is well connected by buses with Bhopal, Delhi, Varanasi, Khajuraho and Gwalior.