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.
Sardarshahar is a town in the Churu district of Rajasthan. This city is an upcoming destination on the educational front and offers quality higher education. The beauty of this destination is found in the imperial Havelis offering royal history in the form of art friezes on the walls. The meticulous interiors of every haveli depict and reflect the tales of ancient natives. Holy temples such as Iccha Puran Balaji and Shani Dev are famous and worth visiting during the journey as travellers can experience a sacred and serene realm by exploring these beautifully crafted temples.
Places to Stay
There are a number of alternatives available in budget hotels offering quality accommodation that one can select for a stay in Sardarshahar. Options like Hotel Kuber Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Choudhary Place at (Tariff – Rs. 1000) are available.
The official language of Sardarshahar is Hindi and English. There are many other languages spoken like Shekhawati, Devanagari and Marwani.
Camel and desert festivals are held around the city in Rajasthan. Gangaur Festival dedicated to Goddess Gauri is celebrated with great pomp and show around the city.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attractions in Sardarshahar. Some of the places include Jammer Haveli, Anoop Chand Birdichand Jammer Haveli, and the famous Ayurved Institution.
How to Get There
One can come down to Sardarshahar from Jaipur Airport, which is at a distance of 246 km away or choose another alternative to travel to this destination.
Sardarshahar is 139 kilometers from Lalbarg Railway station and easily accessible.
There is a good roadway network for one to travel around the city. Buses to Ahmadabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Delhi and Bikaner are found easily from the main bus stop. There is a facility for the travellers, one can select KP Travels, Sharma Travels and Neeta Travels for bus services. TicketGoose.com is one of the most popular online bus booking sites.