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Hindaun City in Karauli

Hindaun City in Karauli

Hindaun City, Karauli
Location: Karauli, Rajasthan
Founder: Hiranya Kashyap
Founded In: Unknown
Nick Name: Matsya Kingdom
Official Site:

Something About Hindaun City of Karauli

Hindaun City is also a tehsil in the Karauli District of Rajasthan State, India. The Hindaun tehsil has a total of 148 villages & 12 towns with a total population is approx. 5 Lakh. It sharing its boundaries with Karauli, Todabhim, Nadoti, Bayana, & Weir tehsils of Rajasthan State. This city is located about 31 Km away from Karauli City. According to mythology Hindaun city was first established by Hiranyakaship and it is mentioned in Bhagavat Puran.

Places to Visit in Hindaun City of Karauli

Hindaun Fort

City Fort of Hindaun City in Karauli
      Image By Abhishek Pandey, CC BY-SA 4.0

Hindaun Fort was built by the Dagur Clan of Jats in the 14th Century and it is in very bad condition. It is located in the middle of this city with a beautiful temple.

Jachcha Ki Baori

Jachcha Ki Baori in Hindaun City
      Image By Abhishek Pandey, CC BY-SA 4.0

Jachcha Ki Baori is an ancient stepwell built by Bhai Lakhi Rai Banjara in the 16th Century. He was the richest trader of Delhi and directly came from Pakistan. This stepwell is located near city fort & Prahlad Kund in the city.

Matiya Mahal

Matiya Mahal Palace in Hindaun City in Karauli
        Image By Abhiguru51, CC BY-SA 4.0

Matiya Mahal is an ancient palace built by unknown price in the 14th century. This beautiful palace has 3 story building and built up with red stone. It is also located near Hindaun fort and Jachcha ki Baori Stepwell.

How to Reach Hindaun City in Rajasthan

By Airway

Jaipur International Airport is the nearest airport to reach this city and it is located about 162 Km from the city. Another option is Kota Airport and it is located about 248 Km from this city.

By Railway

Hindaun City Station is the closest railway station to reach this city and it is located about 3 Km from this city. Another option is Shri Mahaveer Ji Station and it is located approx. 11 Km from Hindaun City.

By Roadway

Hindaun City is located on RJ SH 1, & 22. Bus, Taxi, & Trains are always available to reach this city. You also take a rental car or bike to explore this city in your own way.

Distance B/T Rajasthan cities to Hindaun Tehsil

Cities in Rajasthan

Distance in Kms


99 Km


100 Km


130 Km


139 Km


255 Km


257 Km


339 Km



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