Gandhav Kallan is a picturesque village located in the Dorimanna Tehsil in the district of Barmer in Rajasthan. Daalbati Churma is a local speciality. The nearby famous places are Bhinmal, Barmer, and Tharad etc.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Gandhav Kallan. Some of them are Mystic Jaisalmer (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Nirmal Haveli (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Registhan Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Gorakh Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Gandhav Kallan is Rajasthani. Other languages spoken are Hindi, Sindhi, Marwari, and English.
The important festivals of Gandhav Kallan are Makar Sankranthi in January, Diwali in November, Pushkar Festival in November, and Dusshera in October.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Gandhav Kallan. Some of them are Barmer (68 km), Mount Abu (162 km), Jalore (133 km), and Patan (187 km).
How to Get There
The nearest major airport is the Jaisalmer Airport which is 222 km from the village.
The nearest railway station is the Barmer Railway Station, situated 68 km from the village.
Gandhav Kallan and Sanchore are directly connected with each other via road. The distance between these villages is 65 km. The nearest bus stand is the Gandhav Kallan Bus station (1 km) from the village. There are regular local buses that travel on daily basis from Gandhav Kallan to the nearby cities. The tourists can book tickets in advance from travel operators like KP Travels or Joy Travels. To book a bus ticket you no longer need to go to a bus counter, as online tickets are available on bus booking portals.