Mehandipur, a village in Rajasthan’s Karauli district, is famous for its Mehandipur Balaji Temple. This village is 108 km away from Karauli, its district headquarters, and located 110 km away from Jaipur, its capital. Mehandipur lies on the border of Dausa and Karauli. Some of the nearby cities include Rajgarh, Mahwa, Todabhim and Bandikui.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels available in Mehandipur. Alwar, which is 103 km away from this village, provides comfortable budget hotels. These are Hotel Atlantic Alwar (Tariff – Rs.467), Hotel Natraj (Tariff – Rs.491), Ankur Hotel (Tariff – Rs.612) and Hotel Meenal RTDC (Tariff – Rs.789).
The languages spoken in Mehandipur are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated in Mehandipur are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Guru Purnima in July, Navratri in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few places of interest in and around Mehandipur. Some of these places are Mehandipur Balaji Mandir (3 km), Sikrai (21 km), Mahwa (23 km), Abhaneri (34 km) and Anatpura (17 km) away from this village.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Sawai Mansingh International Airport in Jaipur, which is located 114 km away from Mehandipur.
There is no railway station in Mehandipur. Mandawar Mahua Road Railway Station, 38 km away from Mehandipur, is the nearest railway station.
Mehandipur is well connected through a wide network of buses from nearby cities and towns. Hans Travels runs daily buses from Jaipur to this village. When you book your bus ticket online you don’t need to go to ticket counters and stand in long queues.