All You Need to Know About Junagarh Fort, Bikaner

Junagarh Fort

Location:- Junagarh Fort,located in Bikaner, the Junagarh fort is one of the most impressive fort complexes in India. Junagarh fort was made by Raja Rai Singh in 1588 AD. Junagarh fort is one of forts that are not built on a hilltop.

How to reach: – The Junagarh fort is just 1.5 K.M. from the Bikaner City.

Air : The nearest airport is Jodhpur (256km). From Jodhpur daily flights to Delhi and Mumbai.

Rail : Rail network connects Bikaner with Delhi (470kms), Kolkata, Jodhpur (243kms), Jaipur (321kms) and Allahabad by trains you can reach Jaipur and Jodhpur. After this, you can cab and taxi and other sources. Get the luxury experience by travelling through the Palace on Wheels Rajasthan.

The bus stand is situated in north of the city centre. There are several Rajasthan State Transport Corporation buses between Bikaner and Jaisalmer, Jaipur, Udaipur, Ajmer and Delhi.

Visitor Information: – It is famous for History, Architecture, Photography. The visiting time 10AM to SPM. The duration of time is 2 to 3 hours. The best time is to visit is between November to February.

Main Attractions: – Lallgarh Palace,  Prachina Museum, Sardul Singh Stature, Soor Sagar, Ganga Sagar Statue are the main attractions of this fort.

Taragarh Fort, Bundi

Location: – Taragarh Fort in Bundi, which is one such fort that has a rich history of its own. Taragarh Fort,  known as the Star Fort is located in Bundi, Rajasthan. Built on a steep hillside, the fort has its history dating back to 1354 AD.

How to reach: – The Taragarh Fort is located just 10 kilometres away from the Dargah Bazaar. You can take a cab/auto to the Taragarh road. The entire journey will take you around 30 minutes from the Dargah.

Visitor Information:- The best to visit is from November to March. You can visit here to between 9AM to 5PM

Main Attractions: – Taragarh Fort, Moti Mahal, Badal Mahal, Garh Palace, Sukh Mahal, Chaurasi Khambo ki chattri are the main attractions of this fort.

Alwar Fort, Alwar

Location: – The Alwar Fort is an ancient monument located in the city, on a steep hill at about 308 meters high. It is built of magnificence and is one of the most famous landmarks in the city it was built in 16th century, before the Mughal period. The fort stretches across 5 kilometers from North to south

How to reach: – The best time to visit from November to March.

How to reach Alwar by Air

The nearest airport to Alwar is Sanganer Airport, Jaipur, situated about 162 km from Alwar city. Alwar is well connected to several major cities. You can hire flights from Jaipur to Delhi, Bangalore and other major cities.

How to reach Alwar by Rail

The railway station of Alwar is established in the heart of the city. It is connected to other cities like New Delhi, Jodhpur and Mumbai etc. Mail, Express and Super fast are available from Delhi.

How to reach Alwar by Road

Alwar is  connected with other cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, Jodhpur and Udaipur by Rajasthan State Transport Corporation and some private travel services. You can from Alwar to Delhi, Jaipur , Udaipur and other cities.

 Visitor Information: –

Main Attractions: — Bala Quila, City Palace, Siliserh Lake and Palace, Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, Vijay Mandir Palace are the main attractions of this fort.

Neemrana  Fort

Location: -Luxurious, romantic, and full of bliss, the ever so popular fort palace is certainly one of the best places to visit in Neemrana Fort. It’s location122nd Milestone, Delhi-Jaipur Highway, Alwar, Neemrana, Rajasthan

How to reach: -Neemrana Fort Palace is some 106 kms away from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. For Neemrana fort palace from Delhi, you can take the NH 48 to Jaipur and reach the palace in two hours. You can reach the palace by taking a train from New Delhi Railway Station.

Visitor Information:- The best time of visit is July to March. The timing to visit the fort palace are between 9AM to 3PM. Neemrana Fort Palace fees is for foreign 2,000 which includes your entry ticket for indian 584. You can take a ride in a vintage car. You can take an audio tour of the fort

Main attractions: – Forts and museum, Sariska National Park, Bala Quila are the main attractions of this fort.

Lohagarh Fort, Bharatpur

Location: – Lohagarh Fort, Located at Bharatpur in Rajasthan, the Lohagarh Fort indeed stands true to its name and has survived solidly and battled the attacks of military forces as well as the ravages of time for centuries.

How to reach: -Being located in the centre of the town, the Lohagarh Fort can be accessed by all means of transport, be it bus, auto rickshaw or cycle rickshaw.

Visitor Information: – It is famous for forts.The best time to visit the Lohagarh Fort is from August to September. You can visit the fort between 10AM to 6PM. The entry fees is 20Rs for per person.

Main Attractions: – Bharartpur National Park, Lohagarh Fort, Banke Bihari Temple, Bharatpur Palace and Museum, Ganga Mandir are the main attractions.

Mandawa Fort, Shekhawati

Location: –Mandawa is a one of the smallest town of northern Rajasthan, located at the shekhawati region and is generally a Fort town. Established in the 17th and 18th century this is a place that is even today popular for shooting movies. Mandawa is located in the north Indian state of Rajasthan around 190 km off Jaipur, the capital of the state.

How to reach: –

By Air

Mandawa does have an own airport. Travelers take a flight till Jaipur and then can hire a taxi to reach Mandawa as the region is just 168 kms away from the capital of Rajasthan.

By Road

People interested to have a happy convenient ,there are various bus services that offer regular buses from all Rajasthan cities and even for all North Indian major destinations. The state transport services and the private travelers run every day.

By Train

Travelers can take railways to reach the Mandawa as there are a few express trains connecting the region with other places. Near rail stations to Mandawa are Mukungarh, Jhunjhunu and Jaipur through which one can gain access to the alluring location Mandawa. Know more about the Palace on Wheels route map which shows all the destinations.

Visitor Information: – From October to March is the best time to visit Mandawa.

Main Attractions: – Murmuria Haveli, The Harlalka Well, The Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli,  Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli, Bansidhar Newatia Haveli, The Chokhani Double Haveli, Open Air Art Gallery, Shopping at Mandawa, The Bungli Restaurant, Monica Rooftop Restaurant.