Sankarna, a locality in Rajasthan’s Jalore district, is about 425 km from its capital city, Jaipur. As it is located in Jalore it has several forts, temples and mosques worth visiting. River Luni’s tributary passes through Sankarna. The best time to visit this village is between October and February.
Places to Stay
You will find good budget hotels in Jalore. Some of them are Hotel City Palace (Tariff –Rs.1000), Hotel Amar (Tariff –Rs.900) and Raghu Ratan Palace (Tariff –Rs.800).
The official language of Sankarna is Rajasthani.
The most important festivals celebrated in this village are Holi in March-April, Dushera in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
As Sankarna is in Jalore it has several places in and around the village like Bhinmal (19 km), Sundha Mata Temple (45 km) and Jalore Fort.
How to Get There
The nearest airport from here is the Jodhpur Airport, which is located 222 km from here.
The nearest major railway station is the Jalore Railway Station, which is 95 km away.
Buses are available from Udaipur, Jaisalamer, Sirohi and Jodhpur. Jain Travels is one of the top operators catering to passengers on this route. Utilising bus ticket online offer from travel websites can save you a lot of money.