Top Tourist Attractions in Barmer
Barmer is the administrative centre of the Barmer district in Rajasthan, India. It is the seat of the Barmer Taluka and a Group ‘C’ city in terms of living standards. Barmer, founded in the 12th century by Bahada Rao (a Parmar monarch), is a lovely historical town noted for its rich art, which includes wood carvings, ceramics, exquisite needlework, weaving, and carpets. It also has a number of historical sites, including as palaces, forts, and temples.
Best Places to Visit Barmer
- KIRADU TEMPLE
- VANKAL MATA TEMPLE
- SHRI PARSHWANATH JAIN TEMPLE
- SHIVA MAHADEV TEMPLE MUNDI
- MAHABAR SAND DUNES
Best Time to Visit Barmer
How to Reach Barmer
Barmer is 159 kilometres from Jaisalmer (via N.H. 15), 206 kilometres from Jodhpur (via N.H. 112), 355 kilometres from Udaipur (via RJ SH 16), and 380 kilometres from Ahmedabad (via Gujarat State Highway and N.H.15), and is served by Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) and some private bus services.
State Bus Stand is situated at the courts Road, Vivekananda Circle, Barmer.
At a distance of 220 kilometres, the nearest domestic airport is Jodhpur Airpost, which is well connected to other important Indian cities.
Barmer has its own railway station, Barmer Railway Station, and is well connected to major Indian cities.