Indore, the largest city of Madhya Pradesh serves as the headquarters of both Indore District and Indore Division. It is the central power city. It has been described as the commercial capital of the state. Numerous colleges and universities are located in Indore, including IIM Indore and IIT Indore.
Budget Hotels in Indore
There are excellent hotels within 1-3 Km distance from Indore Sarwate Bus stand which include the Amaltas International Hotel (Tariff of Rupees 645 per day onwards), Central Apartment and Hotel (Tariff of Rupees 650 per day onwards), Crown Palace Hotel (Tariff of Rupees 3162 onwards) and Kanchan Tilak Hotel (Tariff of Rupees 1330 per day onwards).
Events in Indore
Some of the major events that happen every year include Anant Chaudas (September), Navratri fair (September/October), Ahilya Utsav (August) and Rangapanchami (March).
Marathi is the local language spoken in Indore. Some people also converse in Hindi and English here.
Places to See in Indore
There are various tourist places to visit in Indore. Some of them are located quite near to Indore Sarwate Bus Stand including Central Museum (1.9 km), Chhatris (1 km), Chokhi Dhani (1.5 km), Kanch Mandir (3.3 Km) and Lal Baag Palace (5.1 km).
How to Get There
Devi Ahilyabai Holkar International Airport, is the central airport of Indore, located about 8 km from the city. It is the busiest airport in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh and also serves as a hub for international cargo.
Indore Junction BG is the main railway station of Indore, located on Broad Gauge line. Its route is connected with Ujjain Junction to the North West, Indore Mhow to the south, Dewas Junction to the north and Khandwa Junction to the south east. It is well connected to major ports within the state and also with some of the major cities of India.
Indore has a well-developed transport system. Atal Indore City Transport Services Ltd, a PPP scheme operates buses and radio taxis in the city. Also, Indore City Bus is a road transport system run by Indore City Transport Services Limited or ICTSL. This transport system runs through 277 kilometres of road network in the Indore city and surrounding areas. Book your tickets to anywhere in India through Ticketgoose.com’s online bus reservation service.
Jaitaran is a city situated in the Pali district of Rajasthan. The city was named after its founder by the same name. Jaitaran is a good base to explore tourist places like Ajmer (84 km) and Pushkar (78 km). The capital city of Jaipur is 236 km away from here. The best time to visit this place is between November and January.
Places to Stay
Jaitaram has abundant options to fulfill your accommodation needs. Some of them that are worth trying out are Rawla Bagh Nimaj (Tariff-Rs.1500) and Garh Bansiya (Tariff-Rs.1000).
Marwari is the official language of this area. Hindi is also widely spoken.
Some of the major festivals celebrated here are Teej (August), Dussehra (October) and Diwali (November).
Places of Interest
A few popular tourist hubs within the city are Bhaval Temple and Kudki Village (46 km). For more attractions head to Pushkar where you can come across Pushkar lake, Brahma Temple, Pushkar Bazaar, Savitri Temple, Rangji Temple and Man Mahal.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Jodhpur Airport, located at a distance of 77 km.
Bilara Railway Station situated at a distance of 25 km is close to this area.
Several states buses and private buses cater to Jaisamand. Some of the private operators offering direct bus services to this region are Apex Travels, Kalpana Travels, Rathi Travels, Mahalaxmi Travels and Vikas Travels. To get discounted bus tickets you will have to book your tickets in advance.