Thandla is a small town in the Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh, India. It comes under the Indore division and is situated 31 km north of the district headquarters of Jhabua. The city is surrounded by the Meghnagar and Jhabua tehsils in the south, the Petlawad tehsil in the east and the Khushalgarh tehsil in the north. Thandla has a population of 12,685, of which 52% are men and 48% are women. Banswara, Jhabua and Rajgarh are some of the Thandla’s neighbouring cities.
Places to Stay
There are not many good hotels in Thandla but one can find hospitable accommodation in Jhabua. Some of these options are Shanti Niketan Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 500), Natural Residency Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 300) and New Choudhary Lodge( Tariff – Rs. 250.)
Hindi, Bhilali and English are some of the main languages that are spoken in Thandla.
Bhagoria Haat, Navratri, Dussehra and Diwali are some of the main festivals that are celebrated in the villages of Madhya Pradesh.
Places of Interest
The Jama Masjid , Gurudwara of Saraswati Dayanand, Shiva Shrine( 40 km away from Thandla), Chhab Talav (40 km away from Thandla) and the Aurganzeb fort( 40 Km away from Thandla) are a few places that can be visited by tourists in the region.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Thandla is the Indore Airport. It is 145 km away from the village.
There are many trains that travel to the Thandla railway station on a regular basis. The Ratlam Junction is the closest major railway station to Thandla and is 68 km from the village.
There are many buses that travel to and from Thandla on a daily basis. Hans Travels Indore and Speedlink Travel Services are some of the best bus operators in this region. They even ferry passengers to places as far as Ahmedabad. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.