Malpura, a city in Rajasthan’s Tonk district, got its name from the Nagari of King Maldev Panwar. This city is famous for its Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute. A battle between Jaipur and Sindhia was fought near a village located in Malpura. Some of the popular tourist destinations located near Malpura are Jaipur, Ajmer, Jantar Mantar and Pushkar.
Places to Stay
Travellers visiting Malpura prefer to stay in Ajmer, which is 90 km away, as there are budget hotels available there. Some of the hotels here are Hotel Regency (Tariff – Rs.651), Hotel Vaishali (Tariff – Rs.495), Hotel Ajmeru (Tariff – Rs.521) and Hotel Sagar Paradise (Tariff – Rs.623).
The languages spoken in Malpura are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Malpura are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Guru Purnima in July and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist attractions in and around Malpura. Some of them are Baradari Balaji Temple (3 km), Bandh Tordi Sagar (20 km), Madhogarh (39 km) and Hathgi, which 6 km away from Malpura.
How to Get There
Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur, which is 83 km away from Malpura, is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in Malpura. Sakhun Railway Station is the nearest railway station, being 69 km away from this city.
This city is well connected through many routes and State Highways to nearby states. Private bus operators offer Volvo A/C buses to Malpura. You can get discounts on bus tickets through TicketGoose.com, one of the popular bus booking websites.