Vadodara (Baroda) attractions

Top Choice Palace in Vadodara (Baroda)

Laxmi Vilas Palace

Still the residence of Vadodara’s royal family, Laxmi Vilas was built in full-throttle 19th-century Indo-Saracenic flourish at a cost of ₹6 million – an enormous sum back then. The most impressive Raj-era palace in …
Museum in Vadodara (Baroda)

Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery

Within Sayaji Bagh park, this museum houses a diverse collection, much of it gathered by Maharaja Sayajirao III, including statues and carvings from several Asian regions, fine ivory carvings from India, Japan and C…
Park in Vadodara (Baroda)

Sayaji Bagh

The centrepiece of the city, Sayaji Bagh is a wonderful landscaped park with trees (some labelled), lawns and flower beds. But for the less green-fingered there's plenty else of interest, including a toy-train ride,…
Historic Building in Vadodara (Baroda)

Tambekar Wada

This multistoreyed wooden town house is a typical Maratha mansion that was once the residence of Bhau Tambekar, diwan of Baroda (1849–54). Inside are beautiful but severely damaged 19th-century murals featuring scen…