Jaswantpura is a village in Rajasthan. It is part of the Jalore district. The village was named after Maharaja Jaswant Singh, the ruler of Marwad. Jaswantpura was earlier known as Loyana. Loyana served as the capital for over 52 villages in the region. The river Sagi flows through this town.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Jaswantpura. Some of them are Hilltone (Tariff – Rs. 700), Hotel Banjara (Tariff – Rs. 1200), and Hotel Saraswati (Tariff – Rs. 800).
The official language of Jaswantpura is Hindi.
The important festivals of Jaswantpura are Marwar Festival in January, Navratri in October, and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist interest in and around Jaswantpura like Topkhana (35 km), Jalore Fort (37 km) and Sundha Mata Temple (25 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Jaswantpura is the Jodhpur Airport. It is located about 217 km away from the town.
The closest railway station to Jaswantpura is Raniwara Railway Station, 41km away. It is well connected to all major cities in Rajasthan.
Jaswantpura bus stand connects the town to many cities like to Jodhpur, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Bikaner and many other cities. The popular travel operators are Jai Travels and Nivas Travels. Online bus ticket booking has caught up with travelers across India.