Jhabua is a small town and tehsil from the Jhabua District of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is also the headquarters for about six tehsils under its jurisdiction. Jhabua comes under the Indore division and is a developing town. The cities nearest to Jhabua are Rajgarh (41 km) and Nagda (76 km). Jhabua is part of is the 3rdlargest district by population.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Jhabua, Indore has several budget hotel options. These include Hotel Kanchan Tilak (Tariff – Rs. 1000-1500), Hotel Omni Palace Indore (Tariff – Rs. 1000-1500) and Hotel Kalinga (Tariff – Rs. 1000 onwards).
The official language of Jhabua is Hindi. Devanagari and Bhilali are also spoken here.
The important festivals of Jhabua are the Hindu festivals of Holi, Navratri and Diwali.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Jhabua. The Gomateshwar Temple (100 km) dedicated to Lord Gomateshwar is 21 feet tall. There are marble shrines dedicated to the 24 tirthankaras too. The biggest Ganesh Idol in the world, 25-feet tall, can be found in the Bada Ganapathi Temple (100 km). Ghat Bilod has small temples for local devotees too.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Jhabua is the Indore Airport, 138 km away.
Meghnagar Railway station (12 km) connects Jhabua to the rest of Madhya Pradesh.
There are daily bus services to Adipur, Ahmedabad, Anjar, Bhachav, Bhuj, Dakor, Gandhidham, Godhra and Nadiad. Bus operators that offer good service to passengers are Om Shreenath Tours and Travels, H. K. Travels and Hans Travels. Get bus ticket online offer to your favourite destination through Ticketgoose.
The fourth largest city in Gujarat after Ahmedabad, Surat, and Vadodara, Rajkotis located on the banks of the Aji and Nyari Rivers. The people in Rajkot are predominantly vegetarians. Rajkot is a major regional centre for the performing arts. The city is famous for its gold purity and jewellery market, which is the largest in the country. Rajkot silk embroidery and watch parts are also well-known.Rajkot houses a large number of textile printing units, which produces cotton and pure silk garments.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels in Rajkot. Tourists’ visiting the town can stay at Hotel Rajdoot(Tariff-Rs.1,602), Hotel Jayson (Tariff-Rs.1,765), Hotel Everstar(Tariff-Rs.1,150), Hotel Europa Inn (Tariff-Rs.1,549) and Hotel Aditya(Tariff-Rs.894).
Annual festivals likeDussehra, Ramzan, Christmas and Diwali are celebrated here. Garbais performed during the Navratri festival; the JanmastamiMela, Dhuletithe colour festival, Mahashivratri and Uttarayan (MakarSankranti) on 14 January are popular in this city.
Gujarati is the Local Language here.
Places to Visit
Places of interest within 2kms of the bus stand include Jubilee Garden, The Rotary Dolls Museum, GebanshahPirDargah,HashanshahPirDargah and Ishwariya Temple and Garden.
How to Get There
Rajkothas its own airport
Rajkothas its own railway station
Rajkot bus stand provides regular bus services. Private bus operators like SRS Travels, Royal Express, Sagar Travels and Neeta Tours and Travels runs regular buses to and from the town. If you book your tickets online, look out for bus ticket booking coupons and save a lot of money.