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Can You Drink Tap Water in Gwalior?
No, tap water is not drinkable.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Gwalior.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for India, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Have you ever wondered why most of the billboards that are present in Gwalior have a picture of the Hindu temple mounted on them? Well, it is because this town has many temples which have a picture of the lord Ganesha as well as the elephant and this is done to make the tap water as pure as possible. As a matter of fact, many of the temples have their own water filter where pure water is stored and this is usually filtered by an electronic machine. In some places also the tap water is used to wash the utensils. This is because in those places only natural pure water is used.
Tap Water in Gwalior is very much different from the water we drink at home or even at hotels. If we take into consideration the fact that it is supplied by the local authority and not through pipelines, then we can understand why it is so much different. One of the main reasons is because of the contamination that is present in the water. The water that comes from reservoirs is clean and ther
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.42 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 57% Moderate
- Water Pollution 73% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 43% Moderate
- Water Quality 27% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Gwalior, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.