Phalodi, also known as the salt city, is located in the district of Jodhpur in Rajasthan. Jodhpur is located 145 km away from Phalodi and Jaipur, its capital, is 402 km away. Some of its nearby cities include Sheopur, Sawai Madhopur, Lalsot and Lakheri. This city is surrounded by Bonli, Sheopur, Sawai Madhopur and Sapotra.
Places to Stay
There are good affordable hotels available in Phalodi. One such budget hotel is Sharma Vishram Lodge (Tariff – Rs.800).
The official languages spoken in Phalodi are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated in Phalodi are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Gangaur Festival in April, Ganesh Chaturthi in August, Navaratri in October, Dussehra and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are no interesting places in Phalodi. However, there are many tourist destinations around this city which include temples, lakes, and monuments. A few of these places are Pokaran Salt Lake 76 km away from Phalodi, Lordiyan (11 km), Beethri (13 km), Roopana Jaitana (30 km) and Moriya located 29 km away from this city.
How to Get There
Phalodi is located 408 km away from Sawai Mansingh International Airport.
Phalodi Railway Station is situated about 2 km away from the main city center.
There are regular state-run and private buses from neighbouring cities that connect Phalodi to other cities and towns. Private bus operators such as Kalpana Travels have daily trips from Jaipur and Ajmer to Phalodi by Volvo AC buses. Get bus ticket booking offers from Ticketgoose when you book your tickets online.