Ghatol is a place in the Banswara district of Rajasthan. It is a part of the Udaipur division of the state. It has a rich variety of flora and fauna and the forests mainly consist of teak. It is also known for its exotic animals like leopard and the chinkara while the birds include the Black Dongo, Grey Shrike, bee – eater and the parrot along with the Bulbul.
Places to Stay
Ghatol does not have any decent hotels. The nearest place to find accommodation is the town of Banswara. Here, hotels like Hotel Sai International (Tariff-Rs. 500), Hotel Relax Inn (Tariff-Rs. 1200), Hotel Surya Palace (Tariff-Rs. 400), and Hotel Nayak palace (Tariff-Rs. 700) provide comfortable accommodation.
Hindi is the official language of Ghatol. Rajasthani is also spoken in major parts of these areas.
Divasa is an important festival that is observed here. Other major ones include Paryushan, Holi, Diwali, and the Aamligyaras.
Places of Interest
The town of Athurna (40 km), Mahi Dam (45 km), the town of Talwara, Anand Sagar Lake (50 km), the Bhim Kund, and the Abdulla Pir are some of the major places of interest around the town of Ghatol.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Ghatol is the Udaipur Airport (110 km).
There is no major station near Ghatol. The nearest junction to it is in Banswara (35 km) and Ratlam (90 km).
Ghatol has its own bus station. Operators like Goyal Travels, Sethi Yatra Company, Kalpana Travels, and Vikas Travels provide their services here. These buses also ply to Delhi, Jaipur, and Ajmer. Ticketgoose.com often gives out bus ticket coupons for its customers.
Various state transport buses connect the area to different parts of the state. Private buses are pretty active in the area, too. Online bus booking facility is the most convenient way to book your tickets.