Sanchore, once known as Satyapur, is a small town situated 137 km away from Jalore city in the state of Rajasthan. Sanchore has witnessed growth in the past few years that speaks out in the restaurants, hotels, private hospitals, private schools and nationalised and cooperative banks. Sanchore has also witnessed industrialisation thanks to the tyre and automobile spare parts market. There are a total of 9 Jain temples in Sanchore that attract tourists all year round.
Places to Stay
There are many local homestays available at Sanchore.
The official language of Sanchore is Hindi.
Sanchore hosts a cattle fair in the months of April and May every year. Some of the festivals celebrated with great fervour in Sanchore are Mewar Festival (March), Ganesh Chaturthi (August or September) and Deepavali (November).
Places of Interest
Mahavirswami Mandir and Godiji Temple are temples that are a must visit.
How to Get There
Jodhpur Airport is the nearest airport situated 237 km away.
The nearest railway stations to Sanchore are Dhanera (42 km away), Raniwara (47 km away) and Bhinmal (65 km away) railway stations.
Sanchore is well-connected to cities such as Barmer, Jodhpur, Dharampur, Mehsana and Ahmedabad. Bus operators such as M. R. Travels, Soni Bus and Jain Travels connect many major towns and cities to Sanchore at affordable prices. Numerous bus booking websites provide bus ticket booking offers, especially during the festive season.