Holiday Trip in Karauli

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Karauli city is amongst the popular tourist destinations in Karauli district of the state of Rajasthan, in western India. There are four main Hindu temples in this district including, Mehndipur Balaji temple, Shri Anjani mata ji temple, Shri Mahavirji, Kailadevi temple and Madan Mohanji temple as there are over 3000 temples are located in the city. A per history, region of Karauli was under Matsya Kingdom prior to 11th century. Historians and scholars cite that it was Maharaja Arjun Dev Yadav who founded the princely state of Karauli in 1348. It is to be noted that till 19th century, Karauli was an independent principality. Karauli was previously known as Kalyanpuri, which is named after the deity Kalyanji. The city is protected by a massive red sandstone wall constructed all around it. The wall has gateways at strategic positions, which supported in protection from the approaching enemies in old days. Checkout the Karauli holiday packages offered by and get the best Karauli travel experience with us!
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Best Sightseeing Places in Karauli

Kaila Devi Temple:
It is a Hindu religion temple, which is known to be one of the 9 Shakti peeths of Hindu Goddess Durga. This temple is situated on the banks of Kalisil River at a distance of 23 KM from the Karauli city. The Kaila Devi Fair is conducted here.
Gufa Temple:
The Gufa temple is known to be the original temple of Kaila Devi. It falls under the jungle of the Ranthambore. The devotees walk nearly 8–10 KM from the town in order to reach this temple and have darshan.
Kaila Devi Sanctuary:
Located close to the temple, Kaila Devi sanctuary houses variety of wildlife animals including Chinkaras, Jackal, Nilgai and Leopards along with bids such as Sandpipers and Kingfishers. This sanctuary spreads up to Ranthambhore National Park and is an ideal picnic spot.
City Palace Karauli:
Constructed during the reign of Arjun Pal, the founder of Karauli in 14th century, now City Palace only has some remains. The structure, which one can see in the name of City Palace was erected by Rajas Gopal Singh during 18th century. The present City Palace of Karauli has various colors like red, off-white and white stone that were used in its structure and painted with bright colors.
Madan Mohan Temple:
Situated close to city palace, Madan Mohan temple is dedicated to Hindu Lord Vishnu. It is believed by devotees to be auspicious to visit Govindji, Gopinathji temple of Jaipur and Madan Mohan temple on the same day.
Karauli Cattle Fair:
On the day of Maha Shivratri festival, the Karauli cattle fair is organised where thousands of cattle gather in Karauli's Mela Gate area. There are competitions which providing entertainment as well as a chance to pick up the best cattle. Besides cattles, visitors can Jodhpuri brassware, Nagauri bead necklaces and horn decorations. So, make sure you visit these beautiful attractions during your Karauli tour.
Other Tourist Attractions:
Bhanwar Vilas Palace, Timangarh Fort, Amargarh Fort, Kalyanji Temple, Ramathra Fort and Shri Mahavir Ji Temple are some other famous attractions of Karauli.

Best Time for Holidaying in Karauli

The best season to visit Karauli is between September and March. However, it has been noted that domestic as well as foreign tourists visit this place during the months of March and April, when the annual fair is conducted in Kaila Devi Temple. So, plan your Karauli trip accordingly and enjoy best of this place.

Must Buy Things from Karauli

In Karauli, you can go shopping for some exclusive stuff like, embroidered leather jootis, exquisitely carved gold and silver jewelry, printed fabrics, steel utensils and religious products, antiques, colorful bangles, colorful handicrafts etc. The Karauli main market is the best place to buy such items. So, enjoy the most of your Karauli vacation by shopping for your favorite items and handicraft souvenirs in the city.

Explore Options to Reach Karauli

Before booking Karauli holiday package, you must be aware of the ways how you can reach to this beautiful city of Rajasthan.
By Air
Sanganer airport (Jaipur Airport) is the closest airport to Karauli. You can easily hire taxis or cabs to reach here.
By Train
The closest railway stations near Karauli are Piloda Railway Station (38.3 KM) and Khandip Railway Station (40 KM). You can avail regular bus and cab services from here to reach Karauli.
By Road:
The district of Karauli is well connected by the network of road to other major and minor cities and towns of Rajasthan and the rest of India. This district is around 170 KM away from Jaipur (the capital city of Rajasthan). There are number of private and government buses plying between Karauli and rest of Rajasthan cities. You can hire a taxi to move around.
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