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Dungarpur Tour Guide

In 1282 A D, Dungarpur was founded by Rawal Veer Singh. Dungarpur is very ideally nestled between the beautiful Aravali foothills. To its northeast you will find an array of wild and rugged terrain. You will also see two very tranquil rivers flowing through its area known as River Mahi and the River Som. Dungarpur is very popular for teak, mahua, mango and Khajur trees. It is also a home to various wildlife species which include jackal, jungle cat, Indian fox, hyena, black-faced monkey, porcupine, and common mongoose. You can also see a variety in bird species. Of the various species, partridges, peafowl, quails, cuckoos, eagles and vultures are very commonly sighted. Besides, nature's bounty you can also bask in the beauty of the palaces and noble residences boasting unique style of architecture. However, before venturing on the Dungarpur Tours Guide, don't forget to check out its tourist attractions.

Places to Visit in Dungarpur:

There are many places of tourist interest in Dungarpur. Some of the must-visit places include.

Juna Mahalit is a seven storied structure. It is a prototype of a fortress. It boasts of crenulated walls, turrets, narrow entrances and corridors. Its interiors are adorned with frescoes, miniature paintings and glass and mirror work.

Gaib Sagar Lakethis lake is very popular for holding the famous shrine of Shrinathji by its side. The shrine is composed of numerous temples along with one main temple. Of the various temples, The Vijay Raj Rajeshwar Temple, consecrated to Lord Shiva is best known for its architectural brilliance.

Govt. Archaeological Museumit is an ideal place to look at the collection of ancient statues. On Dungarpur Tours Guide you must not forget to explore the beauty of the nearby places such as Deo Somnath, Galiyakot, Baroda and Bhuvaneshwar.

How To Reach Dungarpur:

By AirDDungarpur is very easy to reach from Udaipur airport and Ahmedabad Airport.

By Railrailway station is 3 km away from the city. It is well connected to Udaipur and Ahmedabad.

By Roadit can be reached form National Highway No.8 running between Delhi and Bombay.