Kotputli | Briefly About Kotputli, Rajasthan
Kotputli is a municipality in Rajasthan, India, located between Jaipur and Delhi. Kotputli was formed from the main town of Kot and the nearby village of Putli. The nearby areas like Patan, Narehda both villages belonged to the Marwari business family before they were merged into a single district.
Founder of Kotputli is Sawai Jai Singh II who founded it in the 17th Century.
It is said that Kotputli prevailed even during the times of Mahabharata, when it was a part of Matsya kingdom. During the time of the British Kotputli was a princely state of Khetri. Kotputli was also ruled by Tanwar Rajputs who were ruling this place for quite some time.
Places to visit in Kotputli | Things to do around Kotputli
- Devnarayan Temple
- Sri Sarun Mata Temple
- Kotputli Stepwell
- Rathore Park
- Trek to the Badal Mahal
How to reach Kotputli?
By Air: Jaipur International Airport is the nearest airport to reach this city and it is located 117 Km from this city. Another option is Indira Gandhi International Airport and it is located 143 Km from this city.
By Train: Neem Ka Thana Railway Station is the nearest station to reach this city and it is located about 45 Km from this city. Another option is Alwar Junction and it is located about 66 Km from this city.
By Road: Kotputli City is located on NH 48 & RJ SH 37B. Bus, Train, & Taxies are always available from every city to reach here. You also take a rental car or bike to explore this city in your own way.
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