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Sikar City In Rajasthan

Sikar City in Rajasthan

Location: Sikar District, Rajasthan
Founded By: Rao Daulat Singh Ji
Founded In: 1687 A.D.
Total Area: 22.57 Sq. Km
Nick Name: The Land of Forts
Official Site: sikar.rajasthan.gov.in

Information About Sikar City in Rajasthan

Sikar City in Rajasthan State Map of India
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Sikar city is the district headquarter of the Sikar District in Rajasthan State, India. It was the biggest estate of Jaipur division in history. This area is full of ancient Havelis and Palaces with fresco paintings.  Sikar is also the 6th most popular city in Rajasthan.

Famous Places to Visit in Sikar City

Sikar Fort

Sikar Fort is older than 400 years and it was built by Rao Daulat Singh Ji in the 16th century. This small fort is also known as Sikar Garh. It is located 2 km from the city railway station.

Sikar Museum

Sikar City Museum is a very beautiful showcase of the Art & Culture of Sikar lifestyle. This is worth place to visit when you’re in the Sikar City of Rajasthan. It is located near Madhav Sagar & Maru Park in the city.

Rani Mahal

Rani Mahal Palace is a historical palace of the Sikar Queen in the 17th century. It is located near Sikar city railway station with a cultural park.

Maroo Park

Maroo is a beautiful park located behind the Sikar Museum in the city. It also has a stepwell in the park called Madhav Sagar. You can reach here by personal auto-rickshaw, & rental bike or car.

Nehru Park

This is another garden in Sikar city with an artificial pond built to preserve rainwater for next year. Nehru Park of Sikar is a nice place to plan a picnic with family & friends. It is located 2 km west in the Sikar city.

Deeppura Garh Fort

Deeppura Garh fort is a heritage hotel located 25 km from the Sikar city. This is the best place in Sikar for staying in Winter. It makes you feel like king & queen of the Shekhawati Region.

Devgarh Fort

Devgarh Fort is an ancient fort located 12 km from the main Sikar city. It is a hill fort with no maintenance but this shows you the power of the fort. You can reach here by rental car or bike or hire someone.

Raiwasa Fort

Raiwasa Fort is an abandoned fort located 17 km from the city. It is also the hill fort of the Sikar city. This is an awesome place for groups only because you can’t even find a single person.

Dhod Fort

Dhod Fort is a massive abandoned fort located 23 km from the Sikar city. It is an unmanaged fort situated in Rambaxpura village in Sikar District of Rajasthan.

How to Reach Sikar City in Rajasthan

By Airway

Jaipur International Airport is the nearest airport to reach Sikar city in Rajasthan. The airport is located 128 km away from Sikar. Another option is Kishangarh Airport in Ajmer and it is located 154 km from this city.

By Railway

Sikar Junction is the closest railway station to reach Sikar city and it is located in the city. Another option is Ringas Junction Railway Station and it is 52 km from the city.

By Roadway

The Sikar city is situated on National Highway no. 52, and Raj. State Highway No. 7, 8, 8A & 37B. You can easily reach here by bus & taxi and these are always available from every city in Rajasthan. You also rent or hire a car or bike to explore Sikar in your own way.

Distance B/T Cities to Sikar City in Rajasthan

Cities in Rajasthan

Distance in Kms

Jaipur

115 Km

Ajmer

178 Km

Alwar

197 Km

Bikaner

218 Km

Karauli

289 Km

Jodhpur

309 Km

Udaipur

437 Km

Jaisalmer

488 Km

 

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