Know About splendid and eventful tour of Ancient City Bharatpur Rajasthan

Bharatpur, Rajasthan is ancient city as this was flourishing land of Matsya kingdom [fifth centaury BC]. In fact city name is derived from the name Bharat [younger brother of Shriram] . Present city was founded way back in 1733 by Maharaja Suraj Mal.

On the world tourism map Bharatpur is known as the house of Bird Sanctuary and Keoladeo Ghana National Park [World Heritage Site]. Ancient architecture and rich Rajasthani heritage is illustrated by Bharatpur palace, Lohargarh fort and many temples situated in the city.


Vital Tourist Information : Bharatpur

Location : Bharatpur is part of Rajasthan state which located on the boundary of the state with Uttar Pradesh hardly 60 kms from the world famous monument city Agra.


Near By City : Agra


State : Rajasthan [India]


Famous as / For : Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary - Keoladeo National Park.


Weather & Climate : Bharatpur experiences extreme weather conditions, Very hot, dry summers and pleasant cool winters. Fog and mist are often visible in the January [winter peak] month.


Temperature : Summer : Min 37 °C Max 45°C Winter : Min 7 °C Max 27 °C


Best Time to Visit : Most ideal time for making pleasure tour to Bharatpur is from October to March.


Spoken Languages : Rajasthani - Hindi - Small ratio of population can speak English also


Dining / Food Facility : Bharatpur hotels and restaurants are serving Continental, Italian, Chinese, Tandoor, Vegetarian, Non Vegetarian cuisines.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir : Primarily Bharatpur is a wildlife and historic destination so shopping is not among the favorite activities of tour but if you are not visiting Jaipur can go for buying Rajasthani ornaments and traditional cloths.


Travel Tips : Do include a binocular to your travel kit as this will help watching birds.


Tourist Spots/Attraction : Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary - Bharatpur Palace - Government Museum - Keoladeo Ghana National Park - Lohargad Fort


How To Reach Bharatpur Rajasthan [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station : Bharatpur is accessible by train journey as city have regular train service for other cities.


Road Travel / Bus Route : Buses ply regularly from Jaipur and Agra for the Bharatpur, eventually visitors coming from these two cities prefer road journey for getting here.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport : Bharatpur don't have airport of own. Ajmer and Jaipur are the nearest airport for the city.