Datia

from Datia, Madhya Pradesh
  • State Madhya Pradesh
  • District Datia
  • Pin-Code 475335

Datia is an ancient town, situated 28 Km from Jhansi. The earliest mention of this town has been found in Mahabharat as ’Daityavakra’. The main historical monument here is the seven storied palace of Raja Bir Singh Ju Deo, built atop a hillock with a splendid view over a lake.A temple with Mughal style frescoes and the Gopeshwar temple are other attractions here. It is also a pilgrimage spot for the devotees of Siddhapeeth Shri Peetambara Devi and a Shiva Temple of the Mahabharat era. From administrative view point, it is the district headquarters of the Datia District in the north central Madhya Pradesh state of Central India. It was formerly the seat of the eponymous princely state in the British Raj. Datia is situated near Gwalior and on the border with Uttar Pradesh (U.P)

  1. Roadways Well Connected with National and State Highways

    You can easily get regular buses to Datia from other major cities of the country. Bus Station(s): Datia

  2. Railways Well Connected with Major Railway Statons

    Datia is well connected to other major cities of the country via regular trains. Railway Station(s): Datia (DAA), Sonagir (SOR)

  3. Airways Well Connected with Major Airports

    There are no regular flights from other major cities of the country to Datia. Nearest airport is Gwalior Airport. Datia 67 km away Gwalior Airport (GWL), Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh Datia 172 km away Kheria Airport (AGR), Agra, Uttar Pradesh