Kotkasim, a town in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, was earlier called as Kot Qasim. This town is on the border of Alwar and Haryana. Alwar, its district headquarters, is 63 km and capital city, Jaipur, is 193 km away. Some of the nearby tourist attracts worth visiting are Sohna, Nuh, Gurgaon, Manesar and Alwar. The cities that surround Kotkasim include Rewari, Bawal, Narnaul and Sohna.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities in Kotkasim. Alwar provides good budget hotels. These hotels are Hotel Atlantic Alwar (Tariff – Rs.467), Hotel Natraj (Tariff – Rs.491) and Ankur Hotel (Tariff – Rs.612).
The languages spoken here are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals in Kotkasim are Holi in March, Teej celebrated in July-August, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many forts and historical structures in and around this town. Some of these are Tijara (21 km), Mundawar (31 km), Rewari (22 km) and Bhiwadi, 36 km away from Kotkasim.
How to Get There
Indira Gandhi International Airport is the nearest airport, being 86 km away from this town.
There is no railway station in Kotkasim. The nearest railway station, Bawal Railway Station, is 23 km away from Kotkasim.
There are frequent buses that travel to and fro neighbouring states. RSRTC runs state buses from Kotkasim to major cities. Book a bus ticket in advance and travel without any hassle to any destination in India.