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Sawai Madhopur City In Rajasthan

Sawai Madhopur City in Rajasthan

Sawai Madhopur City
Location: Sawai Madhopur District, Raj.
Founded By: Sawai Madho Singh I
Founded In: 19th January 1763
Nick Name: The Tiger City
Official Site: sawaimadhopur.rajasthan.gov.in

Information About Sawai Madhopur City

Sawai Madhopur city is a district headquarter of Sawai Madhopur District in Rajasthan. It is one of the best UNESCO World Heritage Site in India. This small covered total area of 59 Sq.Km. (24 Sq.mi.) with a Tiger National Park. It is located on the slopes of Aravalli hills on the eastern side of Rajasthan.

Places to Visit in Sawai Madhopur City

Ranthambore Fort

Ranthambore Fort in Sawai Madhopur City, Rajasthan
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The history of Sawai Madhopur was started from the Ranthambore fort. The foundation date of this fort is still uncovered by historians. But it was captured by Chauhans, Mewar, Kachwaha, & Mughal Rulers before Sawai Madho Singh in the mid-18th century.

Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore National Park at Sawai Madhopur City in Rajasthan
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Full Article: Ranthambore National Park
Ranthambore National Park is the largest wildlife sanctuary in India. It is located a few km from the main Sawai Madhopur city. This sanctuary was built in the 19th century to protecting tigers in India.

Shilpgram

Picture of Shilpgram Museum
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Shilpgram is a museum on the history of Sawai Madhopur. It is located 6 km from the city railway station near Ramsinghpura. This craft museum was opened for people in 2013 by Hon’ble tourism Minister of Rajasthan.

Ganesh Mandir

Trinetra Ganesh Temple in Sawai Madhopur city
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Lord Ganesh temple is located on the top of the Ranthambore Fort. This temple has many rats & monkeys with delicious Ladoo sweet. People came here from the whole Rajasthan to give the first marriage card Infront of Lord Ganesh.

How to Reach Sawai Madhopur City in Rajasthan

By Airway

Jaipur International Airport in Jaipur is the nearest airport to reach Sawai Madhopur and the airport is 142 km from this city. Another option is Maharana Pratap Airport of Udaipur and it is located 350 km from the city.

By Railway

The nearest railway station is Sawai Madhopur Junction and it is the only railway station in the city. It is located on Delhi to Kota Railway Line and the trains are always available from New Delhi & Hazrat Nizamuddin railway station to reach here.

By Roadway

Sawai Madhopur city is situated on National Highway No. 552 & Rajasthan State Highway No. 1. You can reach here by bus, taxi, & rental bike or car. These transports are always available from every city of Rajasthan. But, please check rental services before you visit.

Distance B/W Cities in Rajasthan to Sawai Madhopur City of Rajasthan

Major Cities in RajasthanDistance in Km

Karauli

108 Km

Kota

124 Km

Jaipur

146 Km

Alwar

212 Km

Ajmer

234 Km

Rajsamand

332 Km

Nagaur

368 Km

Udaipur

393 Km

Jodhpur

431 Km

Bikaner

507 Km

Jaisalmer

680 Km

 

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