A city in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district, Rupbas is an offbeat tourist destination. As it is located only 38 km away from its district headquarters, 59 km away from Agra and 59 km from Fatehpur Sikri, there are several places to visit in and around Rupbas. The popular Keoladeo National Park is also 38 km away from here. The best time to visit Rupbas is between the months of November and March.
Places to Stay
Rupbas has no accommodation facilities. However, tourists can find several budget hotels in Bharatpur. Some of them include Swaraj Resort (Tariff – Rs.900), Pratap Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,100), Tourist Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), and Babali Hotel (Tariff – Rs.600).
Hindi and Rajasthani are widely spoken in Rupbas.
The most important festivals celebrated in Rupbas are Holi in March, Navratri in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Rupbas, including Keoladeo National Park (38 km), Bharatpur (38 km), Agra (59 km) and Fatehpur Sikri (59 km).
How to Get There
Kheria Airport in Agra, which is 54 km from here, is the closest one to the city.
Rupbas has its own railway station located within the city. However, Agra Cantt Railway Station, which is located 58 km away, is the major railhead connecting this place to other cities.
There are many buses from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri and Bharatpur. Shrinath Travel and Tour Agency, Rishabh Travels are some of the operators plying its buses on this route. Grab any bus ticket online offer when you book your tickets.