Kenchiya is a village in the West Indian state of Rajasthan. It is located in Hanumangarh district, 46 km away from the district headquarters. This area in the West of India is part of ancient India’s Indus Valley Civilization.
Places to Stay
There are numerous affordable hotels in Hanumangarh. Some of them are Rajvi Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1000), Narang Hotel and Restaurant (Tariff – Rs.500), Amar Hotel (Tariff – Rs.500), Samrat Hotel (Tariff – Rs.500) and Vickys Plaza Hotel (Tariff – Rs.500).
The official language of Kenchiya is Hindi. Punjabi and Rajasthani are also widely spoken.
Gangaur Festival is celebrated throughout Rajasthan every year in March in honour of Gauri, Lord Shiv’s consort. It is as much a celebration of marital fidelity, as it is a celebration of spring.
Places of Interest
Suratgarh is the closest tourist town to Kenchiya. The Kheji Hanuman Temple, Kali Banga, Ghaghar River, and Indhira Gandhi Canal are all popular tourist spots.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Kenchiya is the Surat airport which is located 208 km away.
Suratgarh Junction Railway Station which is located 35 km away is the major station providing connectivity to cities in the region like Jaipur, Jodhpur, Hanumangar, etc.
Matoria Travels, Chahal Tours and Travels, Agarwal Travels, Sai Shiv Travels and Jay Shiv Travels are reliable private operators who run services till Hanumangarh. Online bus booking is the easiest way to get your tickets.