Reodar, also known as Revdar, is a small village in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the hill-station of Abu Road and Mount Abu at distances of 37 km and 59 km to the east. The place is extremely close to the neighbouring state of Gujarat. Those with an interest in temples, Rajasthani cuisine and havelis can visit this place.
Places to Stay
Being near the tourist hub of Mount Abu, the place is abundant with hotels and lodges. Some of the good budget hotels which are worth trying out are Couple Paradise (Tariff – Rs. 800), Udai Garh - The Heritage Retreat (Tariff – Rs. 800), Swagat Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), SRP Inn (Tariff – Rs. 500) and others.
The official language of Abu Road is Hindi. English is also understood in certain places such as hotels.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction. Some of the interesting places include Mount Abu, Chandrawati (6.5 km from Abu Road) – the town which witnessed many pitched battles between conquering Muslim armies and local rulers, Mungathala village (13 km away from Abu Road) with its famous Saiva temple and Jirawala village with its famous Parsvanatha temple (45km away from Abu Road) built in 1134 AD.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to the village is the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad at a distance of 214 km.
The Abu Road Railway Station is the nearest railway station at a distance of 36 km.
Most buses which ply on this route are state transport buses. Buses to the area are available from Abu Road as well as Mount Abu.Ticketgoose.com is one of the most popular bus booking sites from where you any book your tickets to anywhere in India.