The second largest city in the Indian State of Rajasthan was formerly the seat of a princely state of the same name, the capital of the Kingdom known as Marwar. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar desert.
Places to Stay
There are beautiful places to stay in this marvellous city which include: The Blue House Hotel (charges Rs 1568 Onwards, 1.2 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand on Station Road), Hotel Haveli (charges Rs 1011 and above, 1.9 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand on Nai Sarak), Park Plaza - Jodhpur (Rs 4574 Onwards, 3.6 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand on Police Line Road) and Hotel Suncity International (Rs 1374 onwards, 3 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand on Police Line Road) and Kothi Heritage (Rs 2825 and above, 2.5 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand on NH-112).
Marwar Festival :The most popular Jodhpur Festival - Marwar Festival, is Celebrated in the month of September-October in memory of Heroes of Rajasthan.Jodhpur Nagaur Fair:This is the second largest Fair in India which is celebrated during the month of January - February. It is popularly known as Cattle Fair of Nagaur.Jodhpur International Desert Kite Festival:Started few years ago this festival has gained immense popularity. It is held on 14th of January every year.
Main languages of this region are Hindi, Marwari and Rajasthani.
Places to Visit
Mehrangarh Fort which is 4.2 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand is one of the most beautiful and main tourist spots in Jodhpur. Jaswant Thada which is 4 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand, Bal Samand Lake and Palace which is 10 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand and Kaylana Lake which is 9.1 KMs from Jodhpur Bus Stand.
How to Get There
Jodhpur Airport is the prominent Airport in Rajasthan and is connected to the major cities.
Jodhpur Railway Station is well connected to Major Cities in India like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Trivandrum, Pune, Kota, Kanpur, Bareilly, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Indore, Bhopal, Dhanbad, Guwahati, Nagpur, Lucknow, Gwalior and Jaipur. The railway station is also the originating point for various trains like Jodhpur – Indore Express, Jodhpur – Chennai express, Jodhpur – Puri Express, Mandore Express, Suryanagri Superfast Express etc
Jodhpur is connected by Road to all major cities in Rajasthan. Outer States are also well connected like Delhi, Ahmedabad, Surat, Ujjain, Agra. Rajasthan Roadways is providing Volvo bus service to major cities. Discounted bus tickets are available on a number of travel websites like TicketGoose.com.
Malsisar, a small village in Rajasthan’s Churu district is known for its hospitality. The residents of this village believe in leading a simple lifestyle. Churu, its district headquarters, is located 58 km away and its capital, Jaipur, is 203 km from here. Agriculture is the main occupation in this area. Malsisar lies on the border of Haryana, Churu and Nagaur.
Places to Stay
Malsisar does not have accommodation facilities. There are comfortable budget hotels in Churu. Some of these are Rathore Hotel (Tariff – Rs.750), Hotel Natraj (Tariff – Rs.700) and Hotel Sawan Bhado (Tariff – Rs.900).
The languages spoken in Malsisar are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated here are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Guru Purnima in July, Ganesh Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a no places of interest in Malsisar. However, one can visit tourist attractions around this region. Some of these interesting places are Jhunjhunu (32 km), Harpalu Tal (30 km), Johad (38 km) and Mahansar 35 km away from this village.
How to Get There
The nearest airport, Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur, is 217 km away from Malsisar.
There is no railway station in Malsisar. Churu Railway Station is the nearest railway station, which is 42 km away from this area.
Malsisar is connected through a wide network of buses. Many state-run and private buses run regularly on these routes. There are daily buses from Jodhpur to Malsisar run by Mahadev Travels Agency. TicketGoose.com is a well-known online bus booking site of India where you can book bus tickets to more than 4,000 destinations.