Bharatpur Government Museum
Keoladeo Ghana National Park
One of the most significant cities of Rajasthan in India is Bharatpur. This city is itself one of the major tourist's attractions when it comes to Rajasthan tours. At the time you are planning for Rajasthan tour your tour will be incomplete if you have not included Bharatpur in it. Your tour will not be complete if this place is missed out.
The city of Bharatpur is the foundation of Maharaja Surah Mal and was founded in the year 1733. It is located in the Mewat region. At a point of time it was an impregnable as well as fortified city being the capital of the kindom which was ruled through Jat maharajas. In the Jat history of Rajasthan the trio that has played a wide role is Bharatpur, Deeg as well as Dholpur.
Vacationing to Rajasthan and traveling to Bharatpur give you a fabulous opportunity to visit various attractions and lot of things that can be done in the city and nearby areas.
Few tourist attractions of Bharatpur are as follows:
Bharatpur government museum:
This is the museum that is the major tourist attraction and attracts innumerable crowd all the year round. This is museum is situated in the Lohagarh fort and ccomrpises of innumerable archaic souvenirs as well as sculptures which are rare to be found. Along with this you will also find some of the precious resources of Bharatpur. The resources that are at this museum are the ones that will be discovered at the time of old as well as archaic villages of Bharatpur was buried below the ground and also dug. The bets part of this museum is that is located in the middle of lush green surroundings.
A very well known attraction of Bharatpur is Lohagarh Fort. This is one of the enormous structure that was constructed out of iron at the time of eighteenth century. This fort comprises of three palaces which are named as Mahal Khas, Kishori Mahal as well as Kothi Mahal. These all Mahals are fabulously furnished and the walls are designed with intricate designs.
Keoladeo Ghana National Park:
This National Park is also referred to as Bharatpur bird sanctuary. This is one of the highly popular wildlife reserves in the world. This is the sanctuary where there is wide range of migratory as well as water birds dwelling in the park. Nearly four hundred species of acquatic birds are found at this national park. Visitors to this place can hire boat as well as cruises to roam around the park. Also you can hire cycle rickshaws. These can also offer excellent ride through the park.
Another tourist attraction of Bharatpur is the Ganga Mandir. This is the temple that is well known for its marvelous and brilliant architecture. This temple is dedicated to Ganga Maharaj and there is beautiful and exquisite deity of Maharaj. Nearly thousands of devotees come here to visit this holy shrine all the year round.
These are some of the places of Bharatpur that are worth visiting and make your Rajasthan journey complete.