BHARATPUR

Hotel Saras

The hotel is named after the bird Indian Sarus a beautiful bird to be seen in the Keoladeo National Park. The Hotel is situated on the main road leading to Agra and around 3 km from Railway/ Bus Station. Ideal place for group and family stay. It offers 10 AC rooms and 18 Non AC rooms with modern amenities. Restaurant serves variety of cuisine and well stocked bar offers drinks including scotch, wine and beer. Camping facility also available for caravan travelers. Hotel provide traveler an experience of Rajasthan with safety and security.

Reach Us:
Airport:
55 kms Agra is the nearest airport.
Bus Stand: A network of bus services links Bharatpur with several cities within and outside the State. 3 Kms (Local)
Railway Station: Walking distance. Regular rail services connect Bharatpur with several cities on Delhi-Mumbai trunk route, Jaipur and Agra.5 Kms (Local)

 


Amenities:
Air Conditioned Rooms with attached Toilets with running Hot & Cold Water Telephone & Colour Television facility available in each room

Restaurants:
Restaurant of hotel offers Rajasthani, Indian and Continental cuisine.

Bar:
Serving Indian, Rajasthani liquor & wine.

Facilities:

Centrally Located
Doctor on Call
Car Rental
Lush Green Garden
Bar
Internet,Fax & STD
Laundry & Dry-Cleaning
Parking Facility

Gallery:

Tariff: On EP Plan
Tariff on EP Except 24th to 31st Dec 14 (8 Nights) 
 
Off Season Tariff - Apr to Sept
Season Tariff - Oct. to March
A. C.
Non A. C.
A. C.
Non A. C.
Rooms 10 18 10 18
Double 1100 900 1300 1100
Single 900 700 1100 900
Extra Bed 300 300 400 400
Note : Applicable Taxes extra as per Govt. order at the time of Check out.
Tariff is subject to change without any notice
EP = Room Rent

Booking

Contact Us:
Saras
Saras Schoraha, Agra Road, Bharatpur
Contact Person:  Sh. P. C. Gupta
Mobile: +91 9672981571
Tel: +91-05644-223790
Telfax: +91-5644-224004
Email: saras@rtdc.in

About Bharatpur

The history of Bharatpur dates back to the epic age, when the Matsya Kingdom flourished here in the 5th century BC The matsya were allies of the Pandavas in the Mahabharata war. According to tradition the name of Bharatpur is traced to Bharat, the brother of lord Rama of Ayodhya whose other brother Laxman was given the high place of family deity of the ruling family of Bharatpur. His name also appears in the state seals and coat-of-arms.

Bharatpur is also called the Eastern gateway of Rajasthan. Maharaja Suraj Mal. Apart from being a brave General was also a great builder. He built numerous forts and palaces across the kingdom including the Pleasure Palace complex at Deeg. Bharatpur is today known the world over for its Keoladeo Ghana National Park.

Places to visit in Bharatpur:

Lohagarh Fort: Massive iron structure built in the early 18th century with its impregnable defences it sustained itself even after a number of British attacks. The fort has three palaces within its precincts Kishori Mahal, Mahal Khas and Kothi Khas.


Government Museum: A rich collection of artifacts, exquisitely carved sculptures and ancient inscriptions can be admired in the Museum.

Jawahar Burj and Fateh Burj: A few of the eight imposing towers still stand erect within the glorious ramparts of the fort. These two are of special interest. Built by Maharaja Suraj Mal to commemorate his victories over the Mughals and British respectively.

The Palace: The royal edifice is a fusion of the Mughal and Rajput architectural styles with magnificent apartments and intricately designed floor tiles having interesting patterns.

Keoldadeo National park: Once the
Jaipurroyal hunting preserve of the princes of Bharatpur, it is one of the finest bird sanctuaries in the word inuadated with over 400 species of water birds. Exotic migratory birds from Afghanistan, Central Asia, Tibet as well as Siberian cranes from the Arctic, greyleg geese from Siberia and barheaded geese from China come here in July/Aug to spend the winters in the warmer climate and they breed till Oct/Nov.

Around Bharatpur:

Deeg: (32 km) Once the summer resot of the rulers of Bharatpur, it serveds the second capital of the region. This interesting town is strewn with massive fortifications, stunningly beautiful gardens, magnificent palaces and a colourful bazaar.

Brij Bhumi: close to Bharatpur are Mathura, Vrindawan and Goverdhan where every year thousands of devotees visit. 45 km away is famous Taj Mahal at Agra and before that lies Fatehpur Sikri (15 km)