Beauty of Chanderi
Home to the exquisite Chanderi saris
The only Jama Masjid in India without minars is found here
According to legend, mahabharata's Shishupal once ruled this town
Major centre of Jain culture
Chanderi is known to have had 1200 Baolis in the past
A town with 1200
of Chanderi saris
In existence since the 11th century, Chanderi is blessed with scenic beauty in and around it. While picturesque hills, lakes and forts sit surrounding it, the exquisite hand-woven Chanderi saris adorn this historic town.
These saris are adored around the globe for the artistry behind their creation. The elegance of this matchless intricate art of embellishing silk and cotton fabric with zari weaving resides in harmony with the towering forts and palaces. It is a beautiful contrast rare to be found anywhere else.
The town of Chanderi, with its regal radiance, will leave you spellbound, and often, feeling like the royalty, you used to playact as a child.
Where incredible facts, legends and stories come to life
Ahead of its time even in the 11th century
The city of Chanderi is known to have 1200 Baolis in the past. What makes it even more interesting is the fact that Chanderi was not even located on the banks of a river.read
The secret of Chanderi saris
The moonshine radiance of Chanderi saris is just one part of their allure. Legend says that Emperor Akbar was once gifted Chanderi fabric folded inside a bamboo stick. But how big was the fabric?read
Hotel Tana Bana
Sitting in the lap of nature, Hotel Tana Bana-MPSTDC, Chanderi, offers everything from a range of essential amenities and spacious rooms to lush scenic views of nature's beauty.
Situated at a convenient distance from renowned places like the Jageshwari temple (approx. 1 km.), Laxman Mandir (approx. 6 kms.), Chanderi fort and Chanderi museum to name a few.
|AC & air cooled rooms||INR 1190 onwards|
|Gwalior airport: 215 km||(07547) 252222|
Lalitpur station: 48 km
Jhansi station: 130 km
Shivpuri station: 140 km
How to get here?
Reaching by Air
Nearest airports are Gwalior, Bhopal and Devi Ahilyabai Holkar airport, Indore. It is well-connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Varanasi, Lucknow, Kathmandu, Hyderabad and Kolkata.
Reaching by Rail
The nearest railway station is Lalitpur, which is just 36 km away. So are Mungaoli, just 38 kms away and Ashok Nagar which is 46 kms away.
Reaching by Road
Frequent cab service to Chanderi is available from Gwalior, Indore, Bhopal, Shivpuri, Jhansi, Tikamgarh, Vidisha, Sanchi, Lalitpur, Guna and Ashok Nagar.