Gwalior Tourism, India

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Gwalior is a city which is steeped in history and culture. Founded by King Suraj Sen, the city, which gets its name from the sage Gwalipa, was once a small town which has expanded and developed to become a major tourist destination, and an important educational centre. Though Bhopal is the capital of Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior is regardedas the cultural and historical capital of the state besides being the administrative capital of Gwalior district. Jhansi city is closest to Gwalior(100kms).

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Facts and Stats for Gwalior*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gwalior

    Know the pollution level of Gwalior before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 81.67 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 69.74 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.25 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70.45 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.7 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 88.1 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 76.92 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 69.05 (High)
  • Gwalior: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Gwalior for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Gwalior.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 34.38 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.43 (Moderate)
  • Living in Gwalior - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gwalior is 72.76 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 57.84 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 53.87 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 88.02 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 79 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 26.99 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.48 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 42.54 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gwalior

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gwalior

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.68 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 30.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.55 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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