Bichhiwara is a small village in the western Indian state of Rajasthan. It is a part of Udaipur district. The district headquarters is at a distance of 108 km. The village technically lies on the Gujarat border. Madhya Pradesh is also not very far away. Temperature in the region usually remains hot during the day and pleasant at night. The winter season is very cold.
Places to Stay
There are no places to put up for the night. One is forced to draw up travelling plans to Udaipur for lodging. A couple of good budget hotels in the city which are worth a try are Wonder View Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), North Star Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Mewar Haveli (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Hotel Udai Palace (Tariff – Rs. 950) among others.
The official language of the area is Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
The village in itself may not have anything interesting to offer. A visit to Udaipur will throw up a lot of options. A couple of must-see places in the city include the Lake Palace, City Place, Saheliyon-ki-Bari, Jagdish Temple and Lake Pichola.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Maharana Pratap Airport in Udaipur at a distance of 128 km.
Modasa Railway Station is the nearest railway station across the border in Gujarat at a distance of 56 km.
Mostly state transport buses cater to the needs of passengers in the region. Get discount coupons for bus tickets by logging on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking portal.