Nawalgarh is one of the most charming towns in Rajasthan which attracts tourists from all over India and around the world. It was founded in 1737 A.D. by Thakur Nawal Singh. Nawalgarh is located in the Jhunjhunu District in the state of Rajasthan, India. Nawalgarh has one of the highest number of Shekhawati Havelis which adds more charm to this town.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Nawalgarh. Some of them are Grand Haveli Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Nalagarh Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Koolval Kothi (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Roop Niwas Kothi (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Nawalgarh is Rajasthani. Other languages spoken are Hindi and English.
An important festival of Nawalgarh is the Shekhawati Festival which is celebrated every year in the month of February with great zeal.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction around Nawalgarh. Some of them are Nawalgarh Fort (30 kms from Sikar), Roop Niwas Palace (35 kms from Jhunjhunu), Anandi Lal Podar Haveli (20 kms from Sikar) and Sheesh Mahal (45 kms from Sikar).
How to Get There
Nawalgarh does not have an airport. The nearest international airports to Nawalgarh are the Delhi Airport and the Jaipur Airport which is about 197 kms away from Nawalgarh.
To reach Nawalgarh, one has to take the Sikar-Loharu which connects Nawalgarh to Delhi and Jaipur.
Nawalgarh is well connected by road with Jaipur, Bikaner, Ajmer and other major towns and cities. One can reach Nawalgarh through private bus services too. Avail of bus ticket booking coupon when you book your tickets online.