Filled with vibrant colours, rich heritage, and warm hospitality, Barmer is India's fifth largest district representing the true reflection of Rajasthan. The historic town of the 13th century has earned itself the name of 'miniature Rajasthan'. Rooted in its flamboyant culture, Barmer is a perfect place to visit with your family. The lovely grounds of the town serve as a home to the majestic Barmer Fort and the ancient temples. A visit to Barmer gets more enjoyable than ever if you get to be a part of the Barmer festival which takes place during the month of March. The small mud houses having their walls adorned with folk motifs and colourfully dressed people all together on the sandy lands give you some pleasurable feels of a perfect holiday.
Nestled right at the beginning of the great Indian Thar Desert, Barmer is a beautiful charming town that owns its fair share of rich historical past. Embellished with several historical sites such as lofty forts and palaces other than temples, you can always witness the rustic environment all around. Adding charm to the raw beauty of the town are the camels trudging along the barren terrain, artisans busy in showing their rich crafts such as pottery, weaving, woodcarving, dance and music. Despite the harsh weather conditions and barren land, the place has attracted tourists from all around the globe displaying their brilliant craftsmanship especially in handicrafts, embroidery work and other traditional art forms.
Air: The nearest airport to Barmer is the Jodhpur Airport. It is located at a distance of 200 km from Barmer. Taxis are easily available at the airport hence you can hire one to Barmer. It takes around 3 hours to reach your required destination.
Rail: Barmer has its own railway station hence reaching Barmer is an easy task. As you are out, you can hire a taxi or an auto-rickshaw to head towards your hotel.
Road: Barmer is well connected to Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, and other parts of Rajasthan. You can take a road trip from nearby states of Delhi, and Gujarat.
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