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A weekend getaway from Jaipur to Bharatpur is all you need to kickstart 2021

Bharatpur is a blend of beauty, history, culture and vibrance!

Popularly known as the Eastern Gateway of Rajasthan, Bharatpur is a small district in the northern Burj region that wraps scenic beauty, diverse flora and fauna, and marvelling history that beckons your attention. This landscape marks the starting point of the Desert state, and your stay here will give you an enchanting preview of the rich culture and vibrance that Rajasthan is all about! Located at an approximate distance of 186.6 km from Jaipur, this becomes the ideal weekend getaway destination, away from the chaos of the city life. So, get set going and hit the road now!


The Treasure Trove of Bharatpur

Unscathed and untouched by the British Raj, the city of Bharatpur in Rajasthan stands as a clear reflection of its erstwhile Princely glory even now. Renowned throughout the world for housing UNESCO listed wildlife sanctuaries for bird watching, this place is a gold mine for someone who is looking for a getaway that takes you closer to both nature and history. A treasure trove of beauty with a rich blend of its past and the contemporary sparkle, Bharatpur, is a place that deserves to be on your travel itinerary.

From the ancient majestic fort of Lodhagarh which encapsulates the regional culture to the Keoladeo Ghana National Park which nests the beauty of sensitive and unique species, this city attracts all, be it history geeks or adventure explorers! To add on, there are palaces, museums and divine temples, that narrate different tales through their scaping heights and intricate architecture!

Besides the flagship palace and museums, several monumental wonders stand here including the Deeg Palace, Dholpur Palace, Band Baretha, Gopal Bhawan, Lohagarh Fort, which stand in prominence of its archaic prestige. And hold on, if you think that is all, you are mistaken! Bharatpur is home to several temples, that are the epicentres of calm and solitude, including Laxman Temple, Seetharam Temple, Chawad Devi Temple and Kaman, without which your trip definitely is incomplete.

Chawad Devi Temple, Bharatpur images.thrillophilia.com

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This is a revival spot, that cures you of the mundane city life. Travellers can either hop onto their private vehicles or hire taxis to experience the adventure of a road trip. You can also opt for transport buses if its a budget trip. In case you are planning to visit the place from further west in the state, you can also plan your journey via trains that will drop you to this destination!

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