Monday, March 7, 2022

Weekend trip Delhi to Gwalior


Sat Morning 6AM started from Noida.

Reached Agra around 8:30AM (Refuelled CNG from Mathura)

Refuelled CNG enroute at Dholpur 

Reached Gwalior around 12:30PM.

Checked into Hotel Vinayak and took the suite room 207 and it was decent for a family of 3 at 5k a day all inc.

Tried visiting Gwalior fort and lost good time at Kila gate. Avoid Kila gate.

Went to Jai Vilas Palace around 3PM (300Rs per person)

Went to Shyam Vatika around 5PM

Went to Tansen Maqbara and Muhammad Ghaus Maqbara.

Went to Usha Kiran Palace for Dinner around 9PM

End of Day.

Sunday Morning 6AM started from the hotel.

Went to Rani Laxmibai Samadhi which was literally next door and had delicious street food poha breakfast.

Went to Fort via urvai dwar around 7:30AM

Visited Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhod & Suraj Tal

Visited Chaurasi khambe bawdi, Man Singh Palace, Karn Vikram Mahal, Jehangir Mahal & Johar kund

Visited Teli ka mandir, Sas-Bahu temple & Siddhanchal Jain temple caves

Had lunch at fort view cafe.

Visited Sun Temple around 1PM

Visited Moti Mahal

Visited Gujari Mahal

Visited DeoBagh

Refuelled CNG and started our journey back to Delhi around 5PM

Return via Mathura route was faster due to exceptional quality of the roads and strangely due to less traffic, well that was till Pari chowk.

Reached home at Noida at 11:50PM Sunday.