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Things to do in Alwar

Alwar is full of splendid forts, palaces like Vinay Vilas Palace, Tomb of Fateh Jung etc that showcase a unique and rich cultural heritage of Rajasthan. Things to do in Alwar range from sightseeing to shopping. Treat yourself on Alwar Mawa sweet and get some of it packed for friends back home. Shop for handmade Rajasthani decorative items, wafer-thin (kagzi) pottery, terracotta statues, bangles etc or take a stroll in Alwar’s markets and you will surely find some more interesting stuff to take back home. Enjoy the annual Alwar folk and music festival if you visit the city during the month of February.

Sightseeing in Alwar


Sightseeing in Alwar is all about visiting forts and palaces like Vinay Vilas Palace.

Shopping in Alwar


In Alwar, best buys are silver jewellery and handmade Rajasthani items. The terracotta statues, carpets, jutis, pottery work and bangles depict the rich culture of Rajasthan.

Activities in Alwar


There is limited scope for outdoor activities in Alwar; however, what you cannot afford to miss is the zip-line tour.

NearBy Places in Alwar


There are many tourist places near Alwar. The beautiful lake of Jai Samand Lake is located only 6 kms from the town.

Eating Out in Alwar


There are many places in Alwar where you can enjoy your meal. The best restaurants in Alwar are Maharaja Restaurant is a cozy restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Festivals & Events in Alwar


Alwar is famed for its art, culture and rich heritage. The most famous festival in Alwar is the Alwar Festival that is the most popular event in Rajasthan and is held in the month of February each year.


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