Dhawa is a small village in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. The nearest major urban agglomerations are the cities of Jodhpur and Ajmer at the distances of 149 km and 100 km respectively. The village sort of forms the tip of a triangle on the northern tip with the Jodhpur and Ajmer being the other ends. Enthusiasts of history, temples and food will find this place interesting.
Places to Stay
With the place lacking proper hotel facilities, travelers are forced to consider Ajmer. If you are looking for decent and recognised hotels, some of them to look forward to are Regency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Shahanshah Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 700), Sahil Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000) and Mehmaan Manzil (Tariff – Rs. 700) among others.
The official language of the area is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village lacks places which can be classified as tourist attractions. The capital city of Jaipur will definitely open up interesting options such as the Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jal Mahal besides temples and gardens. Places worth visiting in Ajmer are the Dargah of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti – a great Sufi saint, the Taragarh Fort, Soniji Ki Nasiyan, Nareli Jain Temple and others and Lake Foysagar.
How to Get There
The closest airport is the Jodhpur Airport at a distance of 144 km.
The nearest railway station is the Ajmer Junction Railway Station at a distance of 99 km.
State transport buses connecting various parts of Rajasthan happen to pass through this village thereby helping its inhabitants. Several small-scale means of transport are also available. Buses to the village are available from Ajmer as well as Jodhpur. Book a bus ticket in advance and travel without any hassle to any destination in India.