2 Iconic Buildings in Vadodara that you should visit - With photos & details

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2 Iconic Buildings to explore in Vadodara

Famous district in the Gujarat state having a historical and modern business base also.

Kirti MandirKirti Mandir, Kothi Rd, Dak Bunglaw, Sayajiganj, Vadodara, Gujarat 390001, India

Built-in 1936 as a royal mausoleum of the Gaekwad dynasty, Kirti Mandir now stands as a glorious monument of Vadodara. The grand building, situated in the heart of the city, was set up in the honor of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III's silver jubilee celebration. This E-shaped building features beautiful elements like balconies, terraces, tombs, domes and a brilliantly carved 35 meters high central shikhara.

Mandvi GateMandvi Cir, Sulemani Pol, Mandvi, Vadodara, Gujarat 390001, India

Mandvi Gate, often termed as the North gate of the Royal Enclosure, is one of the major landmarks in Vadodara dating back to the Mughal period. Built by Sultan Muzaffar (1511-26 AD), this square-shaped pavilion features three bold arched openings on each of its four sides. Marked by a market place in today’s time, this gate separates the two intermingled streets into four that meet in the centre.