Places to visit in Vadodara

  • Laxmi Vilas Palace - a palace built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in 1890. It is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List
  • Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery - It was built in 1894 on the lines of the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Science Museum of London.
  • Kirti Stambh - The landmark was built to mark 60 years of rule of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in 1935. It is also known as Tower of Fame/Triumph.
  • Sayaji Baug - Sayaji Baug was dedicated to the citizens of Vadodara by Maharaja Sayaji Rao Gaekwad III in 1879. It is also known as Kamati Baugh / Garden
  • EME Temple - The EME Temple or "Dakshinamurty Temple" is a Shiva Temple run by Indian Army Authorities in the city of Vadodara.
  • Kirti Mandir - It was built in 1936 as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III.
  • Sursagar Lake - known as the Chand Talao is a lake situated in middle of the city. A 120 ft tall statue of lord Shiva built by VMSS stands in middle of the lake
  • Tambekar Wada - It is a 3-storeyed building which is a typical Maratha Mansion, which was once residence of Bhau Tambekar. The Building is almost 140+ Years.
  • Sardar Patel Planetarium - The planetarium situated near the main gate of the Sayajibaug runs 3 shows every evening.
  • Hazira Maqbara - The mausoleum known as Hazira at Vadodara; contains the tombs of Qutb-ud-din Muhammad Khan who was the tutor of Salim, son of Akbar

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