Otwala is a village in the Jalore district in the state of Rajasthan. It is a part of the Jodhpur division. It shares its border with the state of Gujarat. The Sukri River, which is a tributary of the Luni River, passes through this area. It has extreme climates, with temperatures in summer touching close to 50 degrees and temperatures in winters dropping to as low as 4 degrees.
Places to stay
Otwala being a small village does not have any hotels. The closet place to find accommodation is the nearby town of Jalore (25 km) - Hotel Geetco (Rs. 1200), Hotel City Palace (Rs. 1000), Hotel Amar (Rs. 900) and Hotel Raghu Ratan Palace (Rs. 850) are some of them.
Hindi is the official language that is spoken here. Rajasthani is also spoken by the people.
Diwali, Dussehra, Holi and Gangaur are the major festivals that are celebrated here with great delight.
Places of interest
Topkhana (27 km), Jalore Fort (31 km), Sundha Mata Temple (130 km), the Mosque of Malik Shah, and the Kot Kasta Fort (95 km) are some of the places of interest around Otwala.
How to Get There
The airport closest to Otwala is the Jodhpur airport (137 km).
Otwala does not have its own railway station. Bakra Road railway station is the closest to the place (19 km). The closest major junction to Otwala is Abu Road (119 km).
Otwala has its own bus station. Operators like Raja Travels, Jain Travels, Hari Travels, Vikas Travels, Rishabh Travels and Siddhivinayak Travels provide their services here. These buses also ply to Ahmedabad, Delhi, Jaipur and Udaipur as well. Now, you can book your bus ticket by using Ticketgoose.com’s mobile apps.