Jalore City in Rajasthan
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Location: Jalore District, Rajasthan
Established In: 10th Century
Nick Name: “The Granite City”
Official Site: jalore.rajasthan.gov.in
Nearby Cities: Siwana, Bhinmal, Barmer, Pali, Sirohi, & Jodhpur
Something About Jalore City
Jalore city is also the district headquarter in the Jalore District of Rajasthan. It is located on the southwest side of the Rajasthan state. This city is more than 1000 years old and ruled by Paramaras, Kirtipala, & Chauhans.
Places to Visit in Jalore City
The Jalore Fort
Jalore fort was built in the 10th century by Rao Kanhad Dev Chouhan. It is a different type of fort with many edges. This fort has many interesting stories and it is also known as “The Golden Mount”. It is located on the hills with a distance of 3 km from the Jalore city.
Sire Mandir, Jalore
Sire Mandir was built in the early 13th century by Raja Ratan Singh. It is located 6 km from Jalore city. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and it is also called Ratneshwar Temple of Jalore city.
Jahaj Mandir (Ship Temple)
Wonderful Jalore!! Seriously this temple is a must-visit place when you’re in Jalore city. It is located in Mandwala village with a distance of 20 km from Jalore city. The ship-shaped temple built by Acharya Jin Kantisagar Suri in the 1985 A.D.
Best Time to Visit in Jalore City
According to my experience, you should visit Jalore between October to February. You also visit in Monsoon Season in August month to enjoy the Green Rajasthan.
How to Reach Jalore City in Rajasthan
Jodhpur Airport is the nearest airport to reach Jalore and the airport is located 144 km from the Jalore city. Another option is Maharana Pratap Airport in Udaipur and this airport is about 200 km away from the city.
Jalore Railway station is located in the city you can visit here by rickshaws or bus. Another option is the Marwar Bagra railway station (MBGA) and it is only 16 km from Jalore city in Rajasthan.
The Jalore city is located on Rajasthan State Highway No. 31 & National Highway No. 325. You can reach Jalore city by Bus & taxi and these are always available from every city in Rajasthan.
Distance B/T Cities in Rajasthan to Jalore
Major Cities in Rajasthan
Distance in Km to Jalore 137 Km 204 Km 284 Km 311 Km 336 Km 384 Km 415 Km