Badagaon is a small village in the Western Indian state of Rajasthan in the Jhunjhunu district. Temperatures are known to soar above 48°C during the summer and then plummet to near subzero levels during the winter. Conditions are pretty much similar to the neighbouring city of Churu, which lies at a distance of 70 km. Tourists passing through the village should not expect much other than a few roadside dhabas, which can come in handy.
Places to Stay
Hotel options are not available in plenty. However, the city of Churu will offer good options among which Rathore Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 750), Hotel Natraj (Tariff – Rs. 700), and Hotel Sawan Bhado (Tariff – Rs. 900) are worth trying.
The official language of Badagaon is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
There are no places of tourist attraction in the village. However, some of the places which are worth visiting in the neighbouring Churu are Fresco Painted Havelis, Sethani Ka Johara, Mansa Devi Temple, Kanhaiyalal Bagla Haveli and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur at a distance of 167 km.
The major railway station nearby is the Churu Railway Station at a distance of 67 km.
State transport as well as private buses from neighbouring cities and towns such as Pilani and Churu serve the local populace. Several bus ticket booking portals like ticketgoose.com offers bus ticket booking discount with codes. Make use of it when you book your tickets.