A city in Rajasthan’s Kota district, Sangod, lies on the banks of the Ujad river. It is about 74 km away from its district headquarters, Kota, and 316 km from Jaipur, its capital city. Some of the cities located close to Sangod are Baran (40 km), Ramganj Mandi (58 km) and Jhalawar (73 km). Sangod does not have much to offer its tourists, but its district headquarters has plenty of attractions worth exploring.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Sangod. Kota (74 km) has a number of budget hotels for tourists, including Hotel Anand (Tariff –Rs.600), Welcome Residency Hotel (Tariff –Rs.900) and Chambal Hotel (Tariff –Rs.1,100).
The official language of Sangod is Hindi.
Some of the important festivals celebrated in Sangod are Mahashivaratri in February, Holi in March-April, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Besides Ujad river, there are some temples in Sangod which are worth visiting. Other attractions nearby include Kharia (10 km), Moi Kalan (21 km) and Khanpur (38 km).
How to Get There
Bhopal Airport, which is 282 km away, is the nearest one from the city.
The nearest major railhead connecting Sangod to other cities is Kota Railway Station, which is 76 km away.
Buses are available from Kota. State-run buses cater to passengers travelling on this route. Ticketgoose.com often gives out bus ticket coupons for its customers.