Rupangarh, a town in Rajasthan’s Ajmer district, is known for its fort. Built by Maharaja Roop Singh of Kishangarh in 1648, this fort has now been converted into a hotel. A popular tourist destination, Rupamgarh is 53 km away from its district headquarters. The largest salt water lake in the country, the Sambhar Lake, is only 29 km away from Rupangarh.
Places to Stay
In terms of accommodation, Rupangarh has only luxury hotels. So, tourists opting for budget hotels should go to Ajmer, where there are a number of options to choose from, including Payal Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,100), Sahil Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Regency Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), and Shahanshah Guest House (Tariff – Rs.700).
Rajasthani and Urdu are mostly spoken in Rupangarh.
Mahashivratri in February-March, Holi in March-April, Navratri in September-October, Diwali in October-November and Eid are some of the major festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Rupangarh, including Kishangarh (26 km), Sambhar Lake (29 km), Makrana (41 km) and Ajmer (53 km).
How to Get There
Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur, which is 108 km from here, is the closest one to the town.
Tilonia Railway Station, which is 21 km away, is the closest to the town. However, the major railhead connecting this town to other cities is the Ajmer Railway Station, located 52 km from here.
Buses are available from Ajmer, Udaipur and Chittor. Chirag Travels Agency is one of the top operators plying its buses on this route. Various bus ticket online booking sites make it convenient for travellers to book their tickets with ease.