Tracing its history roots to 5th Century BC, the city of Bharatpur lies in the Braj region of Rajasthan. According to the legend, the name of the city is linked to Bharat, younger brother of Lord Ram. The city is dotted with numerous forts and palaces including the Pleasure Palace Complex at Deeg.
The city houses one of the world’s most famous bird watching destinations, the Keoladeo National Park. The mesmerizing wetland is spread across 29 square kilometers and is renowned for migratory birds such as raptors, waders, geese, duck, flycatchers and more. It is a world heritage site and is known to host more than 370 recorded species. Other famous tourist attractions include the Bharatpur Palace & Museum, Ganga Mandir, Lohagarg Fort, Band Baretha and Kaman.
Country - India
Visa Requirements - Visa is required
Languages Spoken - Hindi & English
Currency Used - Indian Rupee (INR)
Area (km2) - 5,066