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Shekhawati Region in Mandawa

·  Summer: 32 to 45° C (Very Hot)
·  Winter: 5 to 28° C (Pleasant)
·  Monsoon: June to August

Best time to visit:  October to March

Opening Time: 10:00 a.m. (timings for Havelis)
Closing Time: 06:00 p.m.(timings for Havelis)
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Mandawa is one of the important parts of the Shekhawati Region. The region is known for its fearless people and its amazing crafts and architecture. Presenting a true picture of typical Rajasthani village, the region has a number of splendidly embellished Shekhwati Havelis.

Also dubbed as the ‘Scotland of India,’ Shekhawati Region attracts numerous visitors every year. The several beautifully carved Havelis in Shekhawati Region is adorned with eye-pleasing Murals. The walls and interiors of the Havelis are mythology dominated, with the designs of local legends, portraits, animals and hunting activities carved on it.

Apart from the magnificent Havelis, Shekhawati is also popular for its huge fortress – Mandawa Fort. The fort is now transformed into a heritage hotel. Every curve of the Mandawa Fort is painted with enamouring paintings depicting Lord Krishna and his cows. The capturing paintings, lavish murals and mirror work adorn nearly every room of the fort and make visit to Mandawa Fort a worthy experience.

Visitors to Shekhawati Region can also explore nearby attractions like Mukundgarh, Fatehpur, Jhunjhunu, Dundlod and Parsurampura etc.

Road: Shekhawati is well-connected to nearby cities by regular bus services.Rajasthan state transport buses are also available for visitors to Shekhawati Region. The road condition is good.

Railway: Mukundgarh Railway Station (located 16km.) is the nearest railhead to reach Shekhawati Region. Trains from Delhi and Jaipur are available regularly.

Airway: Jaipur International Airport (located about 180 km.) is the nearest airport to reach Shekhawati Region. Tourists can book a prepaid cab from airport to this place for convenient travelling.