Sundha Mata is a 900-year-old temple in Rajasthan’s Jalore district. Located atop a hill called Sundha, the temple of Goddess Chamunda Devi attracts a huge number of pilgrims and tourists from the state as well as from Gujarat. The inscriptions found inside the temple speak about the region’s history. There is a waterfall beside the temple, which flow throughout the year. A ropeway service to climb the Sundha Hills is also available for pilgrims.
Places to Stay
There are several hotels in the area, but Jalore, which is about 45 km away, has several budget hotels. Some of them are Hotel City Palace (Tariff –Rs. 1,000), Hotel Amar (Tariff –Rs. 900) and Raghu Ratan Palace (Tariff –Rs. 800).
Rajasthani and Hindi are widely spoken in the area.
Navratri is celebrated in a grand manner in the temple. It attracts a huge footfall during this time.
Places of Interest
The temple itself is a sight to behold. Other than that tourists can visit Jalore, which is 45 km away.
How to Get There
Ahmedabad Airport in Gujarat is the nearest airport from here situated at a distance of 244 km.
Jalore railway station, which is 87 km from here, is the closest.
Buses ply from Ahmedabad and Jalore. State-run buses cater to passengers travelling on this route. You can opt for online bus booking and travel with ease.