Sawai madhopur Rajasthan

Introduction:
Built in 1930 by Maharaja Sawai Man Singh 11 of Jaipur as a lodge for his hunting trips to the jungles of Ranthambore which were the favorite hunting grounds of the Royal family of Jaipur.Kota and Bikaner are the two cities between which Sawai Madhopur is situated and its also situated inbetween the Aravalli Ranges and Vindhyachal range.The region around Sawai Madhopur is thick with remnants of its past history. Sawai Madhopur is the gateway to the world renowned Ranthambhore National Park, the famous 'Tiger Reserve appx. 14 kms.away from the district.
 
Information:
Area: 38.20 sq kilometers.
Temperature: Summer Max 37 C Min 23 C / Winter Max 29 C Min 9 C
Language: Rajasthani, Hindi and English.
 
Access:
Jaipur: 165 km.
 
History:
Govinda the grandson of Prithviraj Chauhan has won Ranthambore in the 13th century A.D and ruled as feudatory of the Sultan of Delhi.The Muslim conquest brought about major changes in the political map of northern India. In Rajasthan, the Chauhan kingdoms of sapadalaksa and Nodal dis-appeared, Govinda the grandson of Prithviraj Chauhan established himself at Ranthambhore and ruled as feudatory of the Sultan of Delhi. Following disturbances after the death of Iltutmish, Vagbhatta besieged the fort of Ranthambhore.Sawai - Madhopur Moving on from the desert kingdom of Jodhpur, the royal retreat in Palace-on-Wheels will take you in Sawai Madhopur.
 
Tourists attractions:
Jogi Mahal, Ranthambhore Fort
 
Tourist information:
By air: The nearest airport is at Jaipur which connected to all the major cities.
By rail: Sawai Madhopur located on the Delhi-Mumbai main railway line.
By road: Bus service are also available from Sawai Madhopur.
 
 
 
Rajasthan travel packages
»Rajasthan cultural tours
»Rajasthan train tour packages
»Guaranteed departure tours
»Taj luxury tours
»Oberoi luxury tours
»Rajasthan wildlife luxury tours
»Rajasthan culinary tours
»Rajasthan health packages
»Rajasthan wildlife tours
»Rajasthan religious tours
»Rajasthan golf tours
 
Forts & palaces tours
Rajasthan palace tour
Forts tour of Rajasthan
Fort and palace tour
Jaisalmer fort tour
Lake palace tour
Hawa mahal tour
City palace tour
Lallgarh palace tour
Chittorgarh fort tour
Jaigarh fort tour
Nahargarh fort tour
Amber palace tour
 flora fountain mumbai bombay
 
Incredible Rajasthan
Camel safari
Tourist cities
Tourist places
Forts & palaces
Wildlife sanctuaries
Pilgrim places
Travel circuits
Museums
 
Rajasthan travel guide
Tourist information
How to reach
Best time to visit
Fair & festivals
Folk music & dances
Shopping
 
 
Rajasthan travel packages
Luxury Train Tours Rajasthan
Rajasthan Wildlife Tour
 
Hotels in Rajasthan
Rajasthan tourist attractions