Nakoda, a village famous for its Jain temples is a prominent Jainism destination and also well known for its Nakoda Parsva Jain temple. This village is situated in Rajasthan’s Barmer district and lies near the bank of River Luni. This district is 89 km from the village and its capital, Jaipur, is 437 km away. A few of its nearby cities include Jodhpur, Ajmer, Kota, Udaipur and Barmer.
Places to Stay
Nakoda does not have any hotels in its vicinity. However, there are good hotels in Jalore, which is 95 km away from Nakoda. Two such budget hotels are Hotel Geetco (Tariff – Rs.571) and Amar Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.701).
The languages spoken in Nakoda are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals in Nakoda are Maha Shivratri celebrated in February, Holi in March, Guru Purnima in July, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many places of tourist attractions around Nakoda. These include Mandapura (21 km), Balotra (13 km), Siwana (43 km) and Bhooka Bhagatsingh located 33 km away from this village.
How to Get There
Jaipur Airport, 444 km away, is the nearest airport from Nakoda.
There is no railway station in Nakoda. The nearest railway station is in Barmer, which is 87 km away from the village.
State-run and private bus operators connect Nakoda to surrounding villages and cities. Rishabh Travels offers buses from Udaipur to Nakoda. Travelling by bus has become easier these days as you can easily book a bus ticket online