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Best Time: Oct-Mar Read More

Ideal duration: 1 day

Nearest Airport: Bhopal Check Flights

Jhalawar Tourism

A place laden with historic forts and beautiful palaces, Jhalawar takes on back in time to an era of glory. It's a place that provides on an opportunity to experience the Rajputana lifestyle.

Founded in the early years of the 19th century, Jhalawar was the capital of the Kingdom of Jhalawar and soon became a major city in the Rajputana region. The city with giant forts, its architecturally imperious designs and its beautiful people has a charm unlike any other. The place is a treasure trove of history and instantly takes you back to a time of Maharaja's and Raja's of the Rajputana dynasty who use to rule over the land with proud and honor unlike any other. The city today, is a shadow of its past glory but one can still lose themselves in its historic by-lanes, its forts and palaces. It allows one to have a leisurely outing while reminiscing about history. Jhalawar is the place to be for those who seek a bit of adventure, romance and history.

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Holidify's Opinion

What's Great?

Has a water-laden green landscape unlike much of Rajasthan. One can expect to see orange orchard during the winter.

What's Not So Great?

Scorching hot during the summers.

For Whom?

Jhalawar is a perfect destination for those who are seeking to explore different aspects of Rajasthan. It is for those people who are looking for an offbeat and flamboyant place to spend their next vacation at. It can be visited by nature lovers and history enthusiasts. It is for all those seeking a bit of adventure, romance and history.

How To Reach Jhalawar

Despite being a major historical town in Rajasthan, Jhalawar is connected well to the rest of India only via roadways. Bus services, as well as cabs and taxis, ply on a regular basis from major towns such as Jaipur, Jodhpur, etc. There is no direct flight or rail connectivity to Jhalawar. Raja Bhoj Airport at Bhopal is the nearest available airport to Jhalawar, around 230 km away from Jhalawar. Ramganj Mandi is the closest railway station to Jhalawar, barely 25 km away.

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Kumar Kislay 1 year ago
- Avoid the summers for a visit to Jhalawar.
- Buy souvenirs from the RTDC shop for handicrafts to make authentic purchases.
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