Alwar Tourism – About Alwar

Alwar is located in the lap of green hills of the Aravalli range. It is known for its exquisite forts, unknown palaces, colorful markets, and the most popular milk cake or ‘Alwar ka Mawa’.  It is among the oldest cities in Rajasthan that is known as the city of the Rajput kingdom. The city is rich in culture and heritage and an elegant blend of nature, ancient history, Rajasthani art, and culture. it is among the most appealing and enchanting locations in Rajasthan. It is popularly known as the tiger gate of Rajasthan.

Alwar is home to numerous picturesque gardens which describes its dense green environment and old folk epics. It is a preferred tourist spot for travel and nature enthusiasts. It is a hub of abundant wildlife, lakes, nature reserves, and forests. It is a city with unparalleled natural beauty and a great place to explore by nature-buffs and adventure seekers.

Sariska tiger reserve- main attractions of Alwar tourism

It is located in the hills of the Aravali range which is divided into grasslands, dry deciduous forests, rocky hills, and landscapes. Sariska wildlife sanctuary is the best palace for adventure seekers and nature lovers. It is extended over an area of 881 km per square. It is comprised of shrubs, thorns, forests, dry and deciduous forests, grasslands, meadows, and rocky hills. Since 1958 it is a wildlife sanctuary. A visitor can enjoy the jungle safari, jeep safari, and tiger safari in the region. Along with the Bengal tiger, it holds the wildlife species like Indian Leopard, Striped Hyena, Golden Jackal, Sambar Deer, Javan Mongoose, and many more.

Places to visit in Alwar

Siliserh Lake Palace

It is a royal palace located on the banks of Siliserh lake. It is a heritage hotel run by RTDC and it is among the best places to visit in Alwar. It is among the best palace to visit in Alwar. It is a romantic place for couples with the elegant beauty of exteriors and interiors.

Bhangarh Fort

It was built in the 16th century by Bhagwant Das for his younger son Madho Singh. It is known as the most haunted fort in India. It was a flourishing town in ancient times before the curse of an ascetic.  It is an archeological hub and known for its paranormal activities.

Bala Quila

It is also known as the Alwar Fort. it is the most historical destination and one of the most popular tourist spots situated in the Alwar district of Rajasthan. It is surrounded by the lush green hills of the Aravalli range.

Karni Mata Temple

The temple is dedicated to Karni mata which is located in the historical city of Alwar. It is also known as the rat temple very popular among the devotees of Mata Karni. It is one of the most sacred sites in Alwar. The rats near the temple are worshiped by the devotees.

Neelkanth Mahadev Temple

It is one of the best places to visit in Alwar. It is an ancient temple that is dedicated to Lord Bramha, Lord Vishnu, and Lord Shiva. The shrine was built in the 10th century. It is a rocky temple located deep inside the Sariska tiger reserve.

Neemrana Fort

This fort was built in the 15th and now has been turned into a luxurious heritage hotel. This fort has gained popularity due to its magnificent fort palace. It is a perfect weekend gateway for travel enthusiasts.


Alwar offers a picture-perfect location for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. So if you are planning a trip with your family and friends to the incredible city then don’t forget to check an Alwar tour package for a comfortable and joyous tour to the Alwar city of Rajashtan. To know the city better you can take a tour guide in the city which provide you the entire details and the behind stories related to the forts and places of the city.

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