Bharatpur is a city of Indian state of Rajasthan and well known for Keoladeo National Park a UNESCO’s World Heritage Site. Bharatpur city is situated 180 KM south of New Delhi, 178 KM from Jaipur, 55 KM west of Agra and 35 KM from Krishna’s Birthplace at Mathura. Some 364 species of birds, aquatic birds from Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, China and Siberia are comes to The duck-hunting reserve of the Maharajas in winter session. Keoladeo National Park is mainly famous for the Siberian crane which is only habitat of Siberian crane in the world other than Siberia. Bharatpur lies on the Golden Tourist Triangle of Delhi – Jaipur – Agra and hence a large number of National and International Tourists Visit Bharatpur every year.
Tourist attractions in Bharatpur:
Keoladeo National Park
Laxman Ji mandir
Bankebihari temple, inside Lohagarh Fort
Vishwapriya Shastri Park
Moti Mahal (Bharatpur)
Shri Rajendra suri kirti mandir
Laxmi Vilas Palace
Dev Narayan Temple (Sarsena)
Fairs and festivals:
Brij Mahotsav: is held in the month of February–March.
Jaswant Exhibition: Jaswant Exhibition is held in the month of September–October during Dussehra.
Gangaur: Gangaur festival is held in March–April.
Teej: Teej festival is held in July–August