A small town in the Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan, Gudha, also known as Gudhagorji is situated 140 km away from Jaipur, 33 km from Jhunjhunu and 50 km from Sikar. The town was named after a wise saint Gudheswar Maharaj. Ancient temples and samadhis located on top of the hill are the main attraction of this largest commercial town of Jhunjhunu district. Tourists can enjoy trekking on the hilltop.
Places to Stay
There are very few hotels in Gudha. However, Jhunjhunu, which is 33 km away, has several budget hotels. Some of them are Shiv Shekhawati Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000 onwards), Babu Aziz Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 600 onwards), Teej Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700 onwards) and Paawana Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700 onwards).
The official language of Gudha is Hindi. However, local people speak Marwari.
The town celebrates Deepawali, Gangaur, Holi, Teej, Makar Sankranti Gogaji and Janmashtami as the main religion is Hinduism.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Gudha such as old temples and Kharadiyon ka Mohalla. Other places of interest nearby are Udaipurwati (17 km) and Nawalgarh (21 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Gudha is Sanganeer Airport in Jaipur. It is located about 63 km away from the town.
Gudha railway station is well connected with Jaipur, Jodhpur and other major stations. There are four express trains from Jaipur to Gudha every day.
There are daily bus services to Jhunjhunu, Jaipur and Sikar. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Shreenath Travels and Parshwanath Travels. Online bus reservation through Ticketgoose.com is one of the safest and convenient ways to get your tickets.