Tighra Dam Gwalior – Travel Guide, My Trip & History

Are you planning to visit Tigra/ Tighra dam near Gwalior and before visiting you are willing to know more about the place? Then this article is for you, here you will find everything I experienced on my recent visit to Tigra Dam. This article is a complete travel guide on how to reach Tigra Dam and my trip experience of Gwalior city’s most beautiful and romantic place.

Tigra Dam also spelled as Tighra Dam is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Gwalior city. Tigra Dam comes under the MP Tourism Department of the state of Madhya Pradesh. It creates a freshwater reservoir on the Sank River and is situated around 30 KMs from Gwalior city. Tigra Dam plays a crucial role in supplying water to the city. Tigra is very famous for boating, sunset views, and rich birdlife.

Tigra Dam is a popular picnic spot near Gwalior city to visit with family and friends. In the rainy season, Tigra Dam is full of tourists enjoying the beautiful weather with their loved ones.

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My Trip To Tighra Dam Near Gwalior MP

I visited Tigra Dam on a beautiful rainy day with one of my friends to explore the beauty of Gwalior city’s outskirts. The road to Tigra Dam from Gwalior was in very bad condition but as it was under construction so I hope by the time you visit the road will be in better condition. The natural sceneries on the way to Tigra are very beautiful and mesmerizing.

Tigra Dam is situated in the Ghatigaon forest area. On my way to Tigra, I went through some villages. Once I entered the Ghatigaon area the journey became so peaceful and satisfying. The best time to visit Tighra is in the rainy season.

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Tigra Dam – A Perfect Romantic Gateway Near Gwalior

Tigra Dam is a major romantic destination for couples living in Gwalior city. Every day many young couples, girlfriends/ boyfriends, and life partners visit this beautiful place to spend some romantic time with each other in the presence of nature. Tigra Dam is so beautiful and romantic destination near Gwalior that is the favorite spot for couples to do pre-wedding shoots.

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Tigra Dam is the only place in Gwalior where you can enjoy boating. There is a boating club at Tigra which is managed by the MP tourism department. You can enjoy speed boating, jalpari boating, and paddle boating at Tigra boating club. The tourism department is planning to start water scooter rides and some other water sports at Tigra Dam.

trip to tighra dam

A restaurant is also available at the entrance gate of Tigra Dam but I will suggest you do not depend on it because they don’t have much to offer. Tigra has a large bike or car parking area for tourists. Also, there are no guards and guides available at Tigra Dam so be careful about your visit.

I found Tigra so beautiful and lovable place that calms your mind and soul. Here is a short video of my trip to Tigra Dam. Do watch this video and if you like it then share it with your friends and family. And don’t forget to subscribe to our Youtube channel.

How To Reach Tighra Dam Gwalior

Now I am going to tell you about the best way to reach the beautiful Tighra Dam from Gwalior.

Tighra Dam Complete Address – Ghatigaon Area, Mehadpur Village, PTS Tighra, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Tighra Dam’s distance from Gwalior city is around 25 KMs.
The average travel time to reach Tighra Dam from Gwalior city is around 40-50 minutes.

The best route to reach Tighra Dam is to go via Gol Pahadiya Square. However, the road is in very poor condition but the scenery is very beautiful and mesmerizing from here. Also, it is the shortest route to Tighra from Gwalior. And the road is also under construction now.

gwalior to tighra distance

On your way to Tighra, you will pass through some villages. There is not much public transport available for Tighra Dam. You have to book a cab or auto from the city to the dam and make sure about the return journey as well with the cab driver. You will have more fun if you go to Tighra in your own vehicle.

Now below is the important information about the travel distance of Tighra Dam from some of the famous locations-

Tighra Dam’s distance from Gwalior Airport is around 30 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Gwalior Railway Station is around 25 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from DD Nagar is around 28 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Gole Ka Mandir is around 26 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Morar is around 30 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Gwalior Fort is around 24 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Morena is around 42 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Pagara Dam is around 32 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Shinde Ki Chhawani is around 20 KMs
Tighra Dam’s distance from Gwalior City Center is around 25 KMs

Here I am also leaving a short video of the way to Tighra for your reference. It is my personal road trip video from Gwalior city to Tighra Dam. Watch this video and if you like it then share it with your friends and family. And don’t forget to subscribe to our Youtube channel.

This is my complete travel experience of visiting Tigra Dam Gwalior. Please share your thoughts about the post in the comment section below.

Also Read: Top 40 Places To Visit Near Gwalior City Madhya Pradesh

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