(0 ratings)

location_on Rajasthan, India


Bharatpur Travel Destination

Nestled amidst the lush plains of eastern Rajasthan lies Bharatpur, a city boasting a rich tapestry of history, culture, and natural wonders. While not as widely known as some of its flamboyant Rajasthani neighbors, Bharatpur offers a unique charm for discerning travelers.

A Legacy Etched in Stone: Exploring Historical Marvels

  • Lohagarh Fort: Immerse yourself in history at the formidable Lohagarh Fort, also known as the Iron Fort. Built in the 18th century, this imposing structure withstood numerous attacks and offers a glimpse into the city's valiant past. Explore its ramparts, palaces, and hidden chambers, each whispering tales of bygone eras.

  • Keoladeo Ghana National Park (Keoladeo National Park): This UNESCO World Heritage Site is Bharatpur's crowning jewel. Formerly a hunting ground for the Maharajas, it's now a haven for birdwatchers. Over 230 species of birds call Keoladeo home, including migratory birds like the Siberian crane and resident beauties like the Indian darter. Embark on a boat ride or cycle through the park's lush wetlands, keeping your eyes peeled for these feathered wonders.

Beyond the Usual Tourist Trail: Unveiling Hidden Gems

  • Museum Explorations: Delve deeper into Bharatpur's history at the Government Museum, showcasing artifacts, paintings, and sculptures that narrate the city's evolution. The Bharatpur Museum, housed within the Lohagarh Fort, offers a glimpse into the royal lifestyle of the bygone era.

  • Architectural Delights: Marvel at the Laxman Temple, a 400-year-old architectural gem dedicated to Lord Rama's brother. Explore the Deeg Palace Complex, a sprawling complex of palaces and gardens, offering a captivating blend of Mughal and Rajput influences.

  • Craftsmanship on Display: Discover the art of 'chowri' making, a unique local craft that involves crafting beautiful fly whisks from ivory, silver, or sandalwood. Support local artisans by purchasing a handcrafted souvenir as a memento of your Bharatpur experience.

Experiencing Bharatpur's Essence:

  • Enjoy Local Delicacies: Sample Rajasthani cuisine with its rich flavors and vibrant spices. Indulge in Dal Baati Churma (a lentil dish with fried bread), Laal Maas (mutton curry), and Ghewar (a sweet disc) for a truly local culinary experience.

  • Witness a Cultural Performance: Immerse yourself in the vibrant Rajasthani culture by attending a folk dance performance (subject to availability). Be mesmerized by the colorful attire, rhythmic music, and energetic movements that showcase the region's rich heritage.

Exploring Bharatpur with Ease:

Four Wheel Drive India can be your trusted partner in exploring Bharatpur. We offer comfortable car and taxi rentals, allowing you to explore the city, nearby attractions, and historical sites at your own pace. Our knowledgeable drivers can guide you to hidden gems and ensure a seamless and enriching Bharatpur experience.

Plan your escape to Bharatpur and discover a city where history whispers, birds take flight, and culture comes alive!


Holiday Destinations


Recommended Packages


Travel Tips

Are you planning your visit to India! We are here to make your journey more exciting and enriching experience. Still you have to be prepared for the unique challenges and cultural differences you may encounter here. Below are some tips that will make your India visit more enjoyable and hassle-free:


Research and Plan Ahead: India is a country where you find a vast diversity everywhere including it’s a rich history and culture. So it is really important to research your destinations, attractions, and local customs before you finalize your trip.


Obtain Necessary Documentation Before starting your trip make sure you have double checked your all required documents including a valid passport, visa, and any other permits or certifications required for your specific activities or destinations.


Pack Accordingly Try to pack lightweight luggage with comfortable clothing which is suitable for the climate and culture of destination or place you are visiting. Also include some essential like sunscreen, insect repellent, and any prescription if you are medications.


Stay Hydrated and Eat Wisely: Try to eat healthy food and only drink clean water(Bottled water recommended). Try food only from reputable street food vendors or restaurants and consume freshly cooked items to avoid food poisoning.


Stay Safe: In general India is safe for tourists, but it is necessary to remain vigilant in crowded area or streets markets where petty theft and scams can occur. It is also suggestable to keep your belongings wisely and avoid interacting with strangers.:


Respect Local Customs and Traditions: India has cultural diversity various customs and traditions. Here, it is advisable to respect the local custom and dress modestly, and follow the religious or cultural practices like removing your shoes before entering temples or mosques.:


Use Reliable Transportation: It is highly recommended to opt for reputable transportation options like pre-paid taxis along with driver, trains, or well-known ride-sharing services to ensure safety and reliability.


Bargain Wisely: You are visiting India then you must try street shopping, but it is also necessary to bargain before buying from street vendors. You must negotiate with them politely and be ready to walk away if the price seems high.


Stay Connected: Before visiting you must activate an international roaming plan to stay connected during your trip. This will also help you in navigation, communication, and emergencies.


Embrace the Chaos: While visiting India, you make experience the chaotic, noisy, and overwhelming at times, but it’s come with a new experience and add value in your trip. Try to embrace the lively energy and variant culture that make India truly unique.

By following above tips, you can have a pleasing and memorable experience exploring the diverse landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture of India.

Travel Themes

Events and Festivals

Inspire you to explore India tours beyond the usual well-known locations.

Tourist Information

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aene an commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis the


Travel Reviews

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Aene an commodo ligula eget dolor. Aenean massa. Cum sociis the

Plan your Custom Trip with us?

Plan your day by day itinerary for your vacation with Private Car and Driver or Tour Packages.

Quick Enquiry

expand_less expand_more
expand_less expand_more
expand_less expand_more
expand_less expand_more

Our FAQ's

Absolutely! Several NGOs work on wildlife conservation efforts within or near Keoladeo National Park. FWD can connect you with reputable organizations where you can contribute to bird protection or habitat restoration projects.

Yes, there are charming homestays in Bharatpur that offer a unique opportunity to experience local life.  These homestays are often family-run and provide a more personalized experience compared to traditional hotels.  FWD can recommend comfortable and well-rated homestays that suit your preferences.

Cycling is a fantastic way to explore Keoladeo National Park at a leisurely pace and minimize your environmental impact.  FWD can arrange bicycle rentals and guided cycling tours within the park, ensuring you enjoy a safe and enriching experience.

As Achnera is an abandoned site, it's best to explore during daylight hours.  Wear sturdy shoes for uneven terrain and be mindful of loose stones or debris.  FWD can advise on responsible exploration practices and potentially arrange guided tours for added safety.

Bharatpur offers a variety of unique souvenirs! Explore handcrafted 'chowri' fly whisks, beautiful embroidered textiles, and traditional Rajasthani paintings.  FWD can guide you to reputable shops that support local artisans and ensure you get authentic products.