Barloot is a small village in the Sirohi tehsil of the Sirohi district of Rajasthan, India. Barloot is situated 21 km from district headquarters at Sirohi and is 440 km from Jodhpur. Cities that lie near Barloot are Sirohi, Sumerpur, Sheoganj and Jalore. ‘Barloot’ is a compbination of the Hindi words ‘bar’ and ‘loot’ meaning that the village was robbed again. Barloot has a history of being ransacked and this is how it was named (‘bar bar lootna.’)
Places to Stay
Barloot does not have any hotels. However, Kalptaru Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Baba Ramdev (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Savera Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) are some good, budget-friendly hotels that are available in Sirohi.
Hindi is the local language of Barloot. Rajasthani is also spoken here.
The Gangaur Festival is celebrated for a period during the months of March and April every year. It goes on for a month.
Places of Interest
Sirohi (about 21 km from Barloot), Ajari (about 40 km from Barloot), the Karodidhwaj Temple (13 km from Barloot), Pavapuri (19 km from Barloot) and Mount Abu (about 40 km from Barloot) are some places that can be visited by tourists around Barloot.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Barloot city is the Dabok Airport which is located 140 km from the village.
The Sirohi road railway station is the nearest railway station which is located at a distance of 44 km from the village. The Abu road railway station is the nearest major railway station and is 64 km from Barloot.
Barloot is well-connected to Sirohi by road. Vishwakarma Travels and Prince Travels are two of the best private bus operators that ply on this route. Travel websites offer discount on bus ticket booking, especially during the festive season.