Nagaur is a historical city in the State of Rajasthan. It lies between popular tourist destinations Jodhpur and Bikaner. The city forms the headquarters of Nagaur District. It is home to many ancient forts, places and shrines. It is famous for its colourful cattle fair. The best time to visit Nagaur is in January and February. The city is accessible by bus, trains and flights.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels to stay in Nagaur. Some of them include Hotel Bhasar (Tariff – Rs. 545), Hotel Sujan (Tariff – Rs. 215), Mahaveer International and The Pride Hotel.
The official language here is Hindi. The local language is Marwadi.
Nagaur Cattle Fair is the 2nd biggest animal fair in India held between January-February every year.
Places of Interest
There are many places to visit near Nagaur. Some of them are Khinvsar Fort (42 km from Nagaur), Khimsar (46 km), Dhahdariya Khurd, Jayal- Dadhimati Mata Temple (40 km), Mundiyad (25 km), Tarkeen Dargah, Glass Jain Temple, Kharnal (15 km) and Panchla Sidha (60 km)
How to Get There
Jodhpur Airport is the nearest to Nagaur and located at 139 km.
Nagaur Rail Way Station (1 km) is the nearest railway station to Nagaur. Bikaner Junction Railway Station is 109 km from the town.
Many private and government buses regularly ply connecting Nagaur to major cities and towns such as Ajmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Jaipur and Delhi. Some of the best private travel services include Rishabh Travels, Chandra Travels and Kalpana Travels. Get a cheap bus ticket by logging on to several bus booking portals.