Rudawal, a town in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district, is a popular tourist destination as it lies very close to Fatehpur Sikri (31 km). Its district headquarters is just 40 km away from here. Other major cities located close to Rudawal are Agra (68 km), Mathura (79 km) and Karauli (80 km). It is said that the town was formed in 1700.
Places to Stay
Rudawal has no accommodation facilities. However, tourists can find several budget hotels in Bharatpur. Some of them include Swaraj Resort (Tariff – Rs.900), Pratap Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,100), Topurist Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), and Babali Hotel (Tariff – Rs.600).
Hindi and Rajasthani are mostly spoken in Rudawal.
The most important festivals celebrated in Rudawal are Holi in March, Navratri in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Rudawal, including Hanumanji Temple (2 km) and Bandh Baretha Palace (11 km). Other places of interest nearby are Fatehpur Sikri (31 km), Keoladeo National Park (40 km), Bharatpur (40 km) and Agra (68 km).
How to Get There
Kheria Airport in Agra, which is 74 km from here, is the closest one to the city.
The railway station in the town is located 11 km away from the main town centre.
There are many buses from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri and Bharatpur. Shrinath Travel and Tour Agency, Rishabh Travels are some of the operators plying its buses on this route. Making use of bus ticket coupons are the best way to get discounts while booking your tickets.