Nathdwara The town of Nathdwara lies 48 km northest of Udaipur. It hosts the famous temple of Shrinathji and literally means the gateway to the Lord.The meaning of the name of town Nathdwara is “Doorway of Nathji”. The town is famous for its exuberant festivals, miniature paintings, jewellery and its sweets. The best thing about the place is its mystic tranguillity. It is one of the places where the Age Old Cultural canvas is still Alive. Havali is the center of attraction in the town. On can visit Nathdwara any time throughout the year. Comman languages spoken by the people in Nathdwara are English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marwari, and Braj Bhasha.
Places to visit
Shrinathji Temple is popular temple located in the town of Nathdwara. It is famous for its haveli’s. This temple is thronged by devotees at the time of all important festivals. People can visit the temple at the time of darshan which is divided into 8 slots depending upon the time of Aarti. Every darshan is called by different names like Mangala, Gwal, Utthapan etc. Read more
Dwarkadheesh Temple is known for its high spiritual importances and is dedicated to Lord Krishna. The temple is regarded as one of the central attraction of the Vaishnavas and the Vallabhacharya . It is situated near the Navchauki dam also known as the KAnkroli Dam which is an ideal birdwatching spot.
Eklingji is a religious complex located in Northern region of Mewar(22km). This temple was constructed roughly in between the Uda–Nath route with the hills towering takes a break. The temple is visited by workshippers especially on Monday’s when special Puja’s are performed by the priests. Read more
Charbhuja Temple is a famous Vishnu Temple made by mirrors, Lime mortars and Marble. It lies on the outskirts of the main town. There is a four armed Lord Vishnu Idol in the temple. The temple has the excellent work of the mirror, carved door panel and golden shutter. It is located near the fort of Bor Rajputs and the old shrine was constructed during the reign of Maharana Kumbha.
Nathdwara is connected by air, road, and rail. One can travel by air as the nearest airport is Dabok Airport which is 41km away from Nathdwara. There are regular trains are available to Nathdwara from all other cities. Regular buses are also available from other cities to Nathdwara.