Alwar Festival. is the most popular festival in Alwar held from February 13 to February 15th annualy by the district administration to promote toursm in Alwar by showcasing the culture and art of this region. Visiting the Alwar Festival is a great experience. and offers best opportunity to get a peek into the culture and traditions of this former princedom.
The festival lasts for three days. It is organized by the district administration. The organizing of the fair also has a definite purpose. It mainly serves the purpose of promoting Alwar tourism. The festival also serves the purpose of reflecting the diversity of the district. This festival also focuses a lot on the rural activities of the local people thus providing a true picture of the place.
There are also a number of other activities of the fair. You can see events like fancy dress competition, elephant polo, sketching competition for children and flower show. The Alwar Festival also exhibits a number of and antique items of the region. The festival also organizes film shows.
Visiting Alwar will also allow you to visit a number of other attractions. For instance, if you have visited the Alwar Festival and looking for something more then you can easily visit the Sariska National Park. Then there is the famous Bhangarh Fort which has been dubbed the most haunted place in India. Silserh Lake is yet another major tourist draw in Alwar
How to Reach
To reach Alwar the nearest airport is the Sanganer Airport at Jaipur, about 162 km away. Taxis are available from the airport to Alwar. Jaipur is well-connected to metro cities of India. Travelers from abroad can take connecting flights from Delhi. Indira Gandhi International Airport is 159 km away. Avail buses, taxis and cabs to commute to the city.
Alwar railway station services train connections to the city. It is well-connected to Jaipur and Delhi. The rail route connects various cities in North India and Rajasthan. Taxi services are available at the station.
Alwar is well-connected to all cities in Rajasthan by state-owned bus services. Special private buses are available to Alwar from Jaipur. Delhi is nearly 365 km away and super deluxe buses are available from Delhi to Alwar. Taxis and cabs also commute on the route making it easy for travelers to reach the city.
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