Gadpahra is a charming rural area situated around 10 km north of Sagar
on the Jhansi
Road in Madhya Pradesh
. Also known as Old Sagar, it was the capital of the Dangi Kingdom.
Gadpahra has some of the historical remnants such as a fort build on a low range of hills and remains of a summer residence called Shish Mahal or Glass Palace of the Dangi rulers. The Shish Mahal is a square building and resembles like a Muslim tomb. The glassed tiles of various colors fixed alternatively in the panel of the battlement and in the ribbing of the domes are eye-catching.
is the closest airport and Saugor Railway Station
is the nearest major railway station.