History/City Profile

History/City Profile

City Profile

STD Code

01489

Population

13844 As per 2011 Census

Pin Code

311604

Area (Hectare)

15 SqKm.

Ward

15

Panchayat Samiti

1

Automobile Code

RJ-06

General Information

Crops

Wheat,Barley,Maize, Ground Nut

Industries 

Udaipur Minral Development, Golcha Soft Stone

Dam & Lake

Jaleshwar Pond and Dev Pon, Sagar, Sagari

Excursions

Mandalgarh Fort, Gupteshwar Mahadev, Govta, Menal, Triveni Sangam, Mandakni (Bijoliyan), Damti-Khokhara Dam, Jetpura Dam,

Geographical Features

Area

15 sq. km

located

25.204884°N, 75.095332°E

Altitude

382 meters (1253 feet).

Climate Winter

Max. 22.4 degree C Min. 10.5 degree C

Climate Summer

Max. 43.1 degree C Min. 28.7 degree C

Rainfall

17 to 30 Cms.

Best Season

July-Nov

Clothing Summer

Light Tropical

Clothing Winter

Woolen

Languages

Rajasthani, Hindi, Urdu, English, Sindhi

Mandalgarh Fort

Description

Mandalgarh Fort in Bhilwara Rajasthan is a fort of considerable historic significance. Located about 52 km from Bhilwara, the Mandalgarh Fort can be reached by taking a diversion between Menal and Bijolia. The fort is about 1 km long and set at a height of 1850 feet above sea level. Mandalgarh Fort is believed to have been built by Rana Kumbha. The fort features a low rampart wall and bastions surrounding the crest of the hill on which the fort stands. There is an ancient temple within the fort called Jaleshwar. Mandalgarh Fort in Rajasthan India also houses a Shiva and CHARBHUJA temple, besides some other divine temples.

How to Reach Mandalgarh Fort Bhilwara

By Air -             The nearest airports to Mandalgarh Fort Bhilwara is the Dabok Airport at Udaipur, which lies about 160 km from Bhilwara. The airport at Jaipur is the second nearest, being 130 km from Ajmer, which in turn lies about 50 km from Bhilwara.

By Rail -            A meter gauge railway line connecting Ajmer and Khandwa passes through the Bhilwara District of Rajasthan. A broad gauge line has also been laid from Kota to Chittorgarh, and this line passes through Bhilwara at Mandalgarh.

By Road -         Located near the National Highway that connects the cities of Jaipur and Udaipur, Mandalgarh Fort is easily accessible by road from major destinations within Rajasthan state.

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