Shivpuri ( Madhya Pradesh )
Shivpuri was the summer capital of Scindia kings of Gwalior. In Shivpuri, the Scindia kings built the auspicious Palace, hunting ground and marble decorated canopies.
Mahadev National Park : is located eight kms away from the city amidst green forests, topsy- turvy hills which spreads over 156 sq. kms. It remains open throughout the year. The forest is abode of various panthers, tigers, cheetahs, wild boars, deer, antelopes etc. Chand Pata named artificial lake is the shelter place for migrant birds. On one corner of the forest, in SakhyaSagar Lake, diverse types of creatures enhance its beauty. Boating can also be enjoyed in the lake.
The cenotaphs of MadhavRao Scindia and SankhyaRaje Scindia, Madhav Vilas Palace are the top most specimen of architectural zenith.