Falodi is a small village and taluk in the Jodhpur District in Rajasthan, India. It acts as the taluk headquarters for several village panchayats under its jurisdiction. The cities nearest to Falodi are Siana (100 km) and Nagaur (154 km). The district headquarters, Jodhpur is 128 km away from Falodi. Falodi has several places of tourist interest for the eager traveller.
Places to Stay
Falodi has a few good budget hotel options for tourists. The two best choices with amenities at affordable prices are Lal Niwas (Tariff – Rs. 1000-1500) and Barsingha Vilas Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000 and above).
The official languages of Falodi are Rajasthani and Hindi. No other languages are spoken here.
The important festivals of Falodi are Navratri, Diwali, Sri Krishna Janmashthami and Maha Shiv Ratri among others.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Falodi. Nathmalji Ki Haveli is a beautiful piece of architecture that must be visited by tourists. The Patwon Ki Haveli is a grand example of ancient architecture too. In addition, there is the Pokhran Fort and Museum for history buffs.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Falodi is the Jodhpur airport, located about 132 km away from the town.
Falodi has a railway station that connects it to the rest of Rajasthan and beyond on the Western Railway line. Several trains to places on the western part of India halt here.
There are daily bus services to Jaipur, Bikaner, Ajmer, Kishangadh and other places. The best bus operators that offer good service to passengers are Kalpana Travels (Delhi) and Rathore Travels. Avail of online bus tickets through Ticketgoose.com when plan your holiday.