its historic fort, palaces & beautiful gardens offers an
unforgettable experience. The medieval fort crowning a scarped
hill. Over looks the town below. Alwar was founded by Rao Pratap
Singh in 1775 A.D.
Area : 8.2 sq.km.
Altitude : 268 mts.
Climate : Summer Max. 37 Deg C Min. 24 Deg C Winter Max. 31 Deg C
Min. 11 Deg C
Rainfall : 63.5 cms.
Best Season : October to March.
- Air : The
nearest airport is Jaipur (143 km).
Fare : Bombay - Jaipur Rs.2015/-
- Rail : Alwar is
connected by rail with all the major cities of India.
Fare : Bombay - Alwar via Ahmedabad Ist Class Rs.699/- IInd
- Road : Good
motorable roads connect Alwar with all the major cities of
India. Some road distances are Agra (150 km), Deeg (61 km),
Bharatpur (94 km), Jaipur (143 km), Udaipur (566 km), Delhi
(164 km), Siliserh (15 km), Sariska (37 km).
- Local Transport
: Cycle - rickshaw and tongas are available.
Museum, Puran vihar, Sagar (tank) Bala Fort, Vinay Vilas Mahal.
Siliserh : 15
km. Set quietly against wooded hills. Siliserh is famous for its
Lake and enchanting Palace. This resort overlooking the lake is
converted into a hotel. A motor launch is available for cruising
on the lake.
Information Bureau, Information Centre, Near Purjan Vihar Garden,
Alwar. Tel: 21868.
Rajasthan Tourism Development Corpn. 230 D.N. Road, Fort, Bombay
- 400 001 Tel : 2044162