Situated in the state of Rajasthan, Laxmangarh is a small town in the Sikar district. It is named after its founder, Raja Laxman Singh who built this town in 1864 AD. Laxmangarh is now a city which sees a large number of tourists each year who visit this place for its many old palaces.
Places to Stay
There are a number of good budget hotels in Sikar, located only 28 km away. Some of them are Hotel Nataraj and Restaurant (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Sikar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Park Avenue (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Shyam (Tariff – Rs. 500).
Hindi is the official language of Laxmangarh.
A fair organized in Auguest-September at the Peer Baba ki Samadhi is extremely popular and attracts large number of devotees of multiple faiths.
Places of Interest
The Laxmangarh Fort built in 1862 is a must visit. There is also the Ghanta Ghar (Clock Tower), Radhi Murlimanohar Temple as well as many havelis with Shekhawati paintings like Chetram Sanganeeria Haveli and Shyonarayan Kyal Haveli that are worth visiting.
How to Get There
The nearest domestic airport to Laxmangarh is the Jaipur Airport, situated 150 km away.
Laxmangarh Railway Station, only 1 km away from city centre, connects the city to major hubs in the areas like Jaipur, Delhi, and Ahmedabad amongst others.
Many reliable private operators like Apoorva Travel Agency, Bhawani Travels, Shree Mahavir Travels, and Jain Tours and Travels run daily services connecting Laxmangarh to major cities like Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Ahmedabad amongst others. Ticketgoose.com’s bus reservation facility has never been easier through its mobile apps.