Very little is known about Selana, a remote village in Jhadol of Udaipur district, Rajasthan. This locality is known for its agricultural farms which have been a boon to the local farmers. The famous Tidi Dam is situated on the road leading to Selana. Jhadol is (950 m) and its capital, Jaipur is (461 km) from Selana. Cities around Selana are Nathdwara, Khedbrahma, Udaipur, and Pindwara.
Places to Stay
Being a remote village, there are no hotels in Selana. The nearest budget hotels are located in Udaipur (41 km) from Selana. They are Mewari Villa (Tariff – Rs.500), Hotel Gangaur Palace (Tariff – Rs.600), Hotel Gulmohar Palace (Tariff – Rs.850), and Bhanwar Vilas (Tariff – Rs.800).
The official language spoken by the people in Selana is Rajasthani. People also speak in Hindi.
The famous festivals celebrated in Selana are Kite Festival held in January, Holi in March, Gangaur festival celebrated in April, Navaratri celebrated in October, and Diwali and Dussehra held during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many royal palaces, temples and scenic gardens surrounding Selana. They are really spectacular and worth visiting. Some of them are Udaipur (41 km), Tidi Dam (50 km), and the Hill Forest (60 km).
How to Get There
The nearest major airport is in Debari 66.4 km from Selana.
Selana does not have any railway stations. Udaipur city railway station, located 45 km from Selana is the nearest.
There are frequent and daily buses connecting Selana from neighbouring cities like Udaipur and Khedbrahma. Many state-owned and private buses travel on this route. There are daily trips to this area by Sapnokarajasthan Travels and Sharma Travels. Make use of the bus ticket coupon when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com’s mobile apps.