All Bus Operators From Sirohi to Shapar
Sirohi is situated in southern Rajasthan in western India. Sirohi has a chain of 14 Jain temples and is also known as ‘Devnagri’ (land of lords or temple city). Initially, Sirohi was the capital of princely state ruled by Deora Rajput. It has five Tehsils (administrative blocks) – Pindwara, Aburoad, Reodar, Sheogani and Sirohi. Place to Stay
There are various places to stay in Sirohi. Hotel Kalpataru Palace (Tariff – Rs. 500 onwards) near the new bus stand, Hotel Baba Ramdev (Tariff – Rs. 1500 onwards), Atul Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 600 onwards), Siyava Valley Resort (Rs. 1750 onwards), Hotel Rajkamal (Tariff – Rs. 700 onwards), Kabra Inn (Rs. 800). Language
The official language of Sirohi is Hindi. The locals speak Marwadi. Event
Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated with great fervor. There is a festival where unmarried and married women offer their prayers to Goddess Parvati for prosperity and long life of their husbands. Unmarried girls seek good husbands. A colourful procession is taken out on this occasion. Gangaur hold a special place for the Garasia tribal, in Siorhi - Mt. Abu region.Places of Interest
Sirohi is known for Sirohi Fort located at the Siranwa Hill. This fort is located on the eastern slope. Kesar Villa Palace an exquisite building located in Sirohi Fort is worth visiting. Sirohi is a significant place in Jain pilgrimage. Ajari, Basanth Garh, Varman, Ambeshwar Ji Temple, Jirawal Temple, Karodidhwaj Temple are few of such temples. How to Get There
There is an air strip in Sirohi. The nearest airport to Sirohi is Dabok Airport (88.67 Km) and Jodhpur Airport (162.52 Km).
Sirohi is connected with various cities across Rajasthan. Nearest railway station to Sirohi are Sirohi Road station and Abu Road station. Express trains enrooted to Gujarat and Ajmer pass through Sirohi Road station.
Air-conditioned, non air-conditioned and Volvo bus services ply between Jaipur and Sirohi. Avail of bus ticket booking coupons
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Shapar is a small town on the outskirts of Rajkot District in Gujarat. It’s nearly 264 km from Gujarat’s state capital Gandhinagar and almost 33 km away from Rajkot. Due to its proximity to Rajkot, Shapar has become an industrial zone. The main tourist attractions near Shapar are two cities, Rajkot and Gondal because of their rich historical legacy.
Places to Stay
There are some budget hotels located nearly 20 km from Shapar such as Hotel Savera Palace (Tariff – Rs. 780), Hotel JMC (Tariff – Rs. 518), Hotel Ravi Raj Palace (Tariff – Rs. 814), Hotel Ashok, and (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
Locals prefer speaking Gujarati here. Other languages spoken include Hindi.
The best time to visit Shapar is during festivals such as Navratri in October and Makar Sankranti in January.
Places of Interest
Tourist attractions are The Mahatma Gandhi House (5 km from Rajkot), Jagat Mandir (5 km from Rajkot), Lang Library (8 km from Rajkot), Watson Museum (5 km from Rajkot) and the beautiful palaces of Gondal dating back to 17 century like the Naulakha Palace which is now a private museum.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Rajkot. It is located about 24 km away from Shapar.
Nearest Railway Stations are Gondal (12 km), Rajkot (34 km).
There are daily bus services to Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Chikhali, Rajkot, Bharuch and more. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Mahasagar Travels. Get Volvo bus ticket booking to anywhere in India by logging on to TicketGoose.com, a leading bus booking website.
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