Vijay Nagar is a city located in the Bellary district of north Karnataka. Its residents are very religious judging by the number of temples and holy sites one can find here. It is close to Hampi, a historical place famous for its temples. The term Vijay means ‘Victory’, and Nagar means ‘City’.
Places to Stay
Vijay Nagar offers several good budget hotels. Abhimaani Vasathi (Tariff – Rs. 2000), Roxel Inn Moonstone (Tariff-Rs. 1000), and Hotel Vande Mahtaram (Tariff- Rs. 1000) are some good budget hotels here.
The official language here is Kannada. Locals also understand English.
As this is a holy city, one can witness religious events happening here round the year. Every temple in this place organizes prayers to their deity every month. Dussehra is a big event here and is celebrated with much grandeur.
Places to Visit
Lotus Mahal, The Royal centre (2 km), Vittala temple, Hemakuta temple, the Sacred Center, Elephant Stables, and Ramachandra temple- these are just a few places to visit in Vijay Nagar.
How to Get There
Bangalore International Airport is the to Vijay Nagar city.
Vijay Nagar has well connected railway lines to major cities and towns.
There are numerous buses to and fro to Bangalore and other cities. Bus number 61 is direct from city of Vijay Nagar. When you book your bus ticket online you don’t need to go to ticket counters and stand in long queues.
Situated in the district of Alwar, Behror is a village in Rajasthan. It is situated at a distance of 55 km from the district headquarters. At 120 km away from the national capital New Delhi, Behror is part of the National Capital Region (NCR). It is also part of a region called Raath Region.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotel options in nearby Alwar. Hotel Galaxy Alwar (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Ankur Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Jai Shri Balaji Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Hotel Inderlok (Tariff – Rs. 500) are good options to consider.
The official language of Behror is Rajasthani.
Alwar Festival is held in February every year. It is a showcase of Rajasthani tradition and culture with floats and exhibitions, elephant sports, art and craft demonstrations and others such tourist friendly events.
Places of Interest
Alwar is a historic city. Bala Qila in the Aravalli Hills and the allegedly haunted Banghar Fort are very popular in the tourist circles. Sariska Tiger Reserve is also very popular in the region. There are also scenic locales in the area surrounding the Sahibi and Arvari River.
How to Get There
The Delhi airport is the closest one to Behror. It is a 121 km away.
The closest major railway station is the Alwar Station. It is located only 55 km away and connects Behror village to most major cities in the region like Delhi, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Lucknow amongst others.
Private operators like Sharma Travels, Malwa Travels, Saini Bus Services and Chawala Travels are some of the reliable private bus operators that operate from Alwar Bus Station situated 53 km away from Behror. The number of bus booking sites is increasing by the day. So, whenever you want to book your tickets online log on to anyone of them and get your tickets.