Bhusawar is a town in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. It is a part of Bharatpur district. The district headquarters, Bharatpur, is at a distance of 54 km. The world-famous Agra in the neighbouring Uttar Pradesh is at a distance of 106 km (two hours’ drive away). The holy city of Mathura (also in Uttar Pradesh) is at a distance of 93 km.
Places to Stay
Being a small town without proper lodging facilities, Bharatpur has a good variety and range of budget hotels among which Swaraj Resort (Tariff – Rs. 500), Tourist Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Babali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Hotel Tourist Complex (Tariff – Rs. 700) are worth exploring.
The official language of the area is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October, Diwali in November, the fasting month of Ramadan and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
There are several places of interest in Bharatpur, some of which are Keoladeo National Park, Lohagarh Fort, Fateh Burj, Laxmi Vilas Palace, Kishori Mehal and others.
How to Get There
The closest airport to the city is the Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur at a distance of 150 km.
Bharatpur Junction Railway Station is the closest railway station at a distance of 56 km.
Mostly state-run RSRTC serve the city and connect it to other cities. Private services like Shree Krishna Travels are also in the race. Bus booking portals like Ticketgoose.com facilitates cheap bus ticket booking because of which online bus booking has become popular amongst travellers.