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Bharatpur is a city in Rajasthan state in India best known for the Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary, an important way station for many types of migratory birds including the rare Siberian Crane. This is a city with great history ruled by jats and has a distinct place in jat history.

For other places with the same name, see Bharatpur (disambiguation).

Get in[edit]

By Air[edit]

Nearest International Airport is Delhi, which is about 184 km away. Agra’s Kheria Airport is the nearest domestic terminal, which is about 45 km away.

By Bus[edit]

To Agra Local bus. Approx Rs 51, 1 hour ride

To Fatehpur Sikri, Uttar Pradesh Rs 35, 20 min.

Jaipur Rs 180, 4 hr

Deeg Rs 50, 1 hr

Alwar Rs 140, 4 hr

Bus's depart at bus station and also beside Tourist reception center.


There are lots of train from delhi agra mumbai and jaipurone should check indian railway official site for more info.

By Road[edit]

  • From Delhi: Take NH2 till Mathura which is about 45km from Bharatpur on a small road. The primary access to the highway is along Mathura Road in Delhi but, if coming from South Delhi or Delhi Airport, it is easier to take Aurobindo Marg (Mehrauli Road) and then work up to NH2 via Tughlakabad. While the highway is divided, it is worthwhile keeping an eye out for trucks, cars, and bullock carts heading the wrong way!
  • From Jaipur: National Highway 11, a two lane undivided highway, connects Bharatpur with Jaipur. The distance of around 200 km can be covered in little less 4 hr.

By Taxi[edit]

  • (Delhi to Bharatpur Car Rental), +91 888 023 4455 (), [1]. Inquiry: 7am to 11pm. Delhi to Bharatpur Car Rental services on - a Chauffeur Driven Car Rental service in 75 Cities in India. Fares start from Rs.8.5/km.  edit

Get around[edit]

Cycle rickshaws or Auto rickshaws are availible from the bus station and the tourist office. To hotels it is roughly Rs 25 and from the train station it should be Rs 30.

See[edit][add listing]

  • Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary also known as Ghana, world famous sanctuary developed by Maharaja Bharatpur. The best time to see the park is in October to Februray when there is a lot of migratory birds, otherwise it can be relatively bird free. The best times for bird spotting is early evening and morning. Admission is Rs 400, an optional driver is Rs 100 per hr, and an optional guide is Rs 150 per hr. Another way to see the park is to hire a bike at your hotel or entrance (approx Rs40/day). Attention: Bikes from outside the park may be refused at the gate entrance. Also note that on weekends, bikes at the park entrance get quickly depleted (as early as 8:00 AM).
  • Lohagarh Fort or Upardangghari Fort only fort in India invincible till date, one of the gems in the great jats crowns. A museum is also there in the fort.
South entrance of Lohagarh fort
  • Kasrra Durbar palace
  • Diyalo Bangala Palace
  • DAO Building Bharatpur
  • Bharatpur Covered hall


  • Devghat One of the holiest Hindu places.
  • Ganeshthan Temple The most famous Hindu temple in Bharatpur city.
  • Bageshwari Temple
  • Harihar Temple
  • Kalika Temple
  • Jakhadi Mai Temple
  • Durga Temple
  • Pasupatinath Temple
  • Rameshowr Temple
  • Ganga Mandir

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Eat[edit][add listing]

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  • Open air restaurant.

Drink[edit][add listing]

You may have taste of local drinks e.g. Sugarcane Juice

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Shagun Guest House, +91 5644 232455. Single: Rs 80, Double: Rs 90; both with shared bathroom.  edit
  • Swaraj Resorts, Opp Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary, NH-11 (Across the road from the bird sanctuary), +91 9251033673, [3]. checkin: 1PM; checkout: 12 noon. Pool, wifi, multicuisine restaurant, well stocked bar, and lush green garden. Rs 1,800.  edit
  • The bagh, Old Agra- achnera rd, 05644-228333. checkin: 15/11/14; checkout: 16/11/14. A royal Shikargah , with cottages in the bushes to make you feel like inside a mini bird sanctuary with diversified fauna , birds & butterflies 7500.  edit
  • Laxmi Vilas Palace, Kakaji ki Kothi, Bharatpur - 321001 Rajasthan - India, + 91-5644-231199, + 91-5644-223523, [4]. A Heritage Hotel In Bharatpur, Laxmi Vilas Palace has 30 well appointed spacious rooms with all the modern amenities and facilities.  edit


Get out[edit]

  • Agra: you can reach Agra vfrom Bharatpur within one and half hours by using car or public bus.
  • Deeg can be approached by car or bus. It is 35 kms.
  • Jaipur is 150 KMS from Bharatpur.Create category
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