Alwar in Rajasthan is home to about 280,000 people.
New Delhi, the national capital, is located 85 miles (137 kilometers) northeast of Alwar, while Jaipur is 70 miles (113 kilometers) to the southwest.
Listen for the bugles and drumbeats of battles past at Alwar's well-preserved watchtowers and fortifications. The Neemrana Fort served an important role in keeping out enemy armies over the centuries, but today is a peaceful and welcoming attraction for visitors from all corners of the globe.
Learn a little about the lives of Alwar’s elite families at the city’s premier palace. Historic Alwar Palace encapsulates the very highest standards in design and craftsmanship of its time.
The natural reserves surrounding Alwar allow visitors to see the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the local area. Discover the beauty of Sariska Tiger Reserve and National Park and relish getting back to nature and away from the paved streets.