Kerap, a village in Rajasthan’s Nagaur district, got its name from the Ker fruit that grows in abundance around the vicinity of this village. This fruit became the signature fruit of Kerap. Nagaur, its district headquarters, is 74 km away and Jaipur, the capital city of Kerap, is 195 km from here. Some of the nearby cities include Makrana, Ladnu, Losal and Sujangarh.
Places to Stay
Kerap does not have any accommodation facilities in the village. However, travellers to this village can book rooms in hotels around this region. Two such budget hotels are Hotel Lovely (Tariff – Rs.772) and Hotel Mahaveer International (Tariff – Rs.737).
The languages spoken here are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Kerap are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Kerap does not have any interesting places in the area. Visitors to this village can find tourist attractions in surrounding regions such as Namak lake Didwana (26 km), Didwana (23 km), Ajawa (30 km) and Dhingsari, 28 km away.
How to Get There
Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur is the nearest airport, located 205 km away from Kerap.
There is no railway station in Kerap. The nearest railway station is situated in Didwana, which is 23 km away from this village.
Kerap is well connected by state-run and private buses from nearby cities and towns. Private bus operators as well as state transport run comfortable buses from Kerap to neigbouring areas. Log on to Ticketgoose.com and get bus booking online to over 4,000 destinations across the country.