What to do and see in Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh: The Best Places and Tips

Shivpuri is a city and a municipality in Shivpuri district located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is in the Gwalior Division of northwest Madhya Pradesh and is the administrative headquarters of Shivpuri District. It is situated at an altitude of 1,515 feet (462 m) above sea level. Shivpuri district shares a border with Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh towards the east and Rajasthan towards the west. It has nine tehsils: Badarwas, Karera, Kolaras, Narwar, Pichhore, Pohri, Bairad, Shivpuri and Khaniyadhan.

1. Chhatris

Mughal Garden, Shivpuri, India Sights & Landmarks, Architectural Buildings
Excellent
38%
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48%
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4 based on 26 reviews

Chhatris

Reviewed By nickyportugal - portugalportugal

All in a state of decay

If you are stuck in Shivpuri this is the place to see. There are two temples one of which has beautifully inlaid marble just like the Taj Mahal; the other is less interesting but on one side of the building it is festooned with the most enormous bees nest

2. Survaya ki Garhi

Shivpuri-Jhansi Road, Shivpuri, India Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
Excellent
45%
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44%
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4.5 based on 9 reviews

Survaya ki Garhi

Reviewed By Granthalok - Ahmedabad, IndiaAhmedabad, India

Wonderful and off the beaten track

This nondescript place, on the Jhansi Road, and just 20kilometers from Shivpuri, holds enough to captivate the tourist. As you head onwards on the Jhansi highway, there is a petrol pump a couple of kilometers later, and one is required to take the muddy r

3. Sakhya Sagar Lake

Madhav National Park, Shivpuri, India Nature & Parks, Bodies of Water
Excellent
40%
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60%
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4.5 based on 10 reviews

Sakhya Sagar Lake

Reviewed By Amitabh S - New Delhi, IndiaNew Delhi, India

Just for the mood

What you have to see is the far sightedness of the rulers of small kingdoms of yore. They build check dams and they built artificial lakes, to ensure that water was fed to the population. These also helped develop an eco-system of flora and fauna. Take th

4. Pawa Waterfalls

Pohri, Shivpuri, India Nature & Parks, Waterfalls
Excellent
20%
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40%
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20%
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3 based on 5 reviews

Pawa Waterfalls

Reviewed By NitinS1987 - Ghaziabad, IndiaGhaziabad, India

Awful Experience

I have visited this place just 4 days ago.This place is about 35 Km from Shivpuri, and around 18 KM inside from Shivpuri - Sheopur highway, there is no road at all after bamra village, hence forgot to travel with car, if you are in a group of 15 to 20 peo

5. Madhav Vilas Palace

Near Gwalior, Shivpuri, India Sights & Landmarks, Architectural Buildings
Excellent
67%
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33%
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4.5 based on 3 reviews

Reviewed By akankshacoolgirl - Gurugram (Gurgaon), IndiaGurugram (Gurgaon), India

Grand & Old

Madhav Vilas Palace is a great & old temple which is very grand & designed very nicely. It also has a great historical significance.

6. Bhadiya Kund

Nh-2, Shivpuri, India Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Excellent
15%
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30%
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40%
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3.5 based on 13 reviews

Bhadiya Kund

Reviewed By Rak990 - Bhopal, IndiaBhopal, India

Small but Serene Waterfall

Just close to Tourist Village Hotel and Boat Club, this small waterfall is perennial. In rains, it becomes little larger. The water is claimed to be medicinal, so attracts people to take bath in a small pool where its water gets collected and then flows t

7. Karera Bird Sanctuary

Shivpuri, India Nature & Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
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5 based on 2 reviews

Reviewed By RohanSharmaHere - Navi Mumbai, IndiaNavi Mumbai, India

Amazing Experience

Please have a guide definitely with you. They actually help you in identifying small small things which we will never observe. Like birds coming back for lunch, how they manage to safeguard there children and all.

8. Madikheda Dam

On Sindh River, Shivpuri, India Nature & Parks, Dams
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3 based on 2 reviews

Madikheda Dam

Reviewed By kanak261984 - National Capital Territory of Delhi, IndiaNational Capital Territory of Delhi, India

PLACE IS GUD JUST AS DAM,NOT A ATTRACTION POINT AS WE SAY...

PLACE IS GUD JUST AS DAM,NOT A ATTRACTION POINT AS WE SAY....Roads are very bad,fooding problem is there as no such resturants are aviable..only one cafeteria was there with tea ang chips avialable

9. Shivpuri District Museum

Physical College Road, Shivpuri, India Museums, Art Museums
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4 based on 3 reviews

Shivpuri District Museum

Reviewed By akankshacoolgirl - Gurugram (Gurgaon), IndiaGurugram (Gurgaon), India

Nice Museum

Shivpuri district museum is a nice place to visit for visitors and river rafting. The place has a wide variety of collections.

10. Bhoora Khon Waterfall

Near Madhav Sagar Lake, Shivpuri, India Nature & Parks, Waterfalls
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3 based on 2 reviews

Reviewed By AbhijeetTomar - New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaNew Delhi, Delhi, India

Not upto the mark

Just a Average place to visit. Many peoples said this water fall was from ancient time andyou can see 'chand pata' from here. 'chand pata' a beautiful lake around 4-5 km area. sometimes boats are available for riding.

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