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Deogarh is a small farming village in Uttar Pradesh near the border of the former princely state of Gwalior, in Madhya Pradesh. The town is known for its impressive monuments dating to the Gupta period, more specifically a fort on the bank of the Betwa river and a number of monuments of Jain and Hindu origins, within and outside the fort.

Tourist Places In And Around Deogarh

Deogarh tourism promises its travellers some interesting ancient monuments and temples including the Dashavatara Temple, the earliest known Panchayatana temple in northern India. Even though, the temple is mostly in ruins, it has several interesting features including carved figurines of Goddess Ganga and Yamuna. Another sight of interest is the Deogarh Fort, which was also known as Kirtigiridurga Fort when it was first constructed in the year 1057 during the reign of the Chandela King Kirtivarman. A number of Jain Temples stand near the fort, the oldest of which dates to the 8th and 9th centuries. The town is also home to three ghats or flights of steps leading to the river, which are also of great archaeological significance. Deogarh Archaeological Museum is also worth a visit.

Deogarh tourism, thus, is sure of an interest to those who have a keen eye for archeology and for some good exploration.

How To Reach Deogarh

Deogarh can be reached by road, rail and air. The nearest railway station is in Lalitpur and the closest airport is the Gwalior airport.

Best Time To Visit Deogarh

The ideal time to visit Deogarh is at the end of the year.

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How to Reach Deogarh

  • By Road
    The town has a metaled road and is served by UPSTC buses and also private buses.
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  • By Train
    The nearest railway station is Lalitpur. Deogarh is served by trains from cities such as Delhi, Mumbai and Allahabad.
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  • By Air
    The nearest airport is Gwalior airport which is about 235 kilometers away.
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