Bevar is a small village in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Bharatpur at a distance of 35 km. The historic Agra and Fatehpur Sikri in the neighbouring Uttar Pradesh are also close-by at distances of 87 and 58 km respectively. The village has a typical climate of any Rajasthani city/town – hot during the day, chilly at night.
Places to Stay
Being a village without proper lodging facilities, Bharatpur has a good variety and range of budget hotels among which Swaraj Resort (Tariff – Rs. 500), Tourist Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Babali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Hotel Tourist Complex (Tariff – Rs. 700) are worth exploring.
The official language of the city is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October, Diwali in November, the fasting month of Ramadan and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
There are several places of interest in Bharatpur, some of which are Keoladeo National Park, Lohagarh Fort, Fateh Burj, Laxmi Vilas Palace, Kishori Mehal and others.
How to Get There
The closest airport to the city is the Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur at a distance of 152 km.
Bharatpur Junction Raiway Station is the closest railway station at a distance of 37 km.
Mostly state-run RSRTC serve the city and connect it to other cities. Private services are also in the race like Shree Krishna Travels. Making use of bus ticket discounts while booking your tickets can help you save money.