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QUICK FACTS
Location: shekhawati district, North Rajasthan.
Famous for/as: History and architechture
Weather:
Summer (Mar - Jun): 29 °C to 41°C.
Winter (October to Feb): 10°C to 30°C.
Monsoon  (Juy to Sep): Less rainfalls.
STD CODE : 01571
BEST TIME TO VISIT : September to March.
NEAR BY SHEKHAWATI
TRAVEL IN SHEKHAWATI SHOW MAP

Shekhawati, a semi desert region of north-eastern part of Rajasthan, is perfectly referred as "open art gallery". Most of the havelis (palaces) with walls and ceilings ornamented with with gold and silver leaf. There is no place on the Earth with such a great exhibition of exclusive wall painting in numbers of havelis, forts and temples. Most of these havelis are home of fresco paintings, delicately carved windows, glass works.

Other speciality of this part of the state besides these fascinating painted havelis are architecture of forts, temples, wells (baolis) and cenotaphs exhibiting traditional arts and crafts.  

MUST SEE IN SHEKHAWATI

The prime attractions of Shekhawati are Havelis,Temples Forts and the deer sanctuary.

Must see Havelies:

Haveli of Nadine Prince, Morarka Haveli museum, Dr Ramnath Podar Haveli museum, Jaganath Sanghania Havli and the Khetri Mahal.

Traverse the region on Horse or Camel Safari to enjoy the semi desert art and culture and well preserved painted Havelis.

Also visit:

This semi-desert area includes the districts of Jhunjunu and Sikar. Mandawa, Nawalgarh, Jhunjhunu, Dundold, Churu are the other destinations to the tourists around Shekhawati. All these towns are famous for painted havelis and situated within 20 kms of Shekhawati town.

In the month of February in every year the Shekhawati region in Rajasthan celebrates its traditional culture and heritage with the sound of dance, music and cheerfulness.

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FAIR & FESTIVAL IN SHEKHAWATI

Teej (July/August): This festival marks the advent of monsoon. In the month of Shravana, saing are hung from tree tops and the women are seen joyfully dressed and enjoying the cool breeze after a long hot summer. They sing songs of love and welcome the rains and even their swings are decorated with flowers. Gangaur (March/April): A festival dedicated to Gauri, a manifestation of the goddess Parvati, where maidens and married woman join in procession carrying beautifully adorned wooden images of the goddess, through the streets and praying for the well being of their husbands or asking for a husband of their dreams.

REACH SHEKHAWATI
AIR

Nearest airport, Sanganer, Jaipur.

RAIL

Lachhmangarh Sk (LNH) 27kms & Sikar Junc (SIKR) 29 km.

ROAD

Shekhawati lies within the angle formed by NH8 and NH11, which connect Delhi to Jaipur and Jaipur to Bikaner respectively.

Distance:Jaipur (185 km), Bikaner (230 km), Delhi (250 km).

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