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Tiny yet lively town in the desert, Barmer is all colour, warmth and tradition. As you visit tiny town, colourfully attired natives welcome you with a bright smile. Renowned for intricate embroidery work, multihued traditional costumes and block printing of Textiles, Barmer is a shopper’s delight. The city is also famous for carved wood furniture.

           Barmer is said to have been founded in the 13th century by Bahada Rao (also called Bar Rao) and named after him Bahada-mer or Barmer. The actual town of Bar Rao is about four miles to the north-west, the ruins of which are now known as Juna Barmer.

The present inhabited site was established by Rawat  Bhimaji

         

Population         :

 

Altitude :  
Best season :

August to March

Languages :

Hindi, English, Rajasthani

Access :

Jaipur 588 km.,Jodhpur 222 km., Jaisalmer 157 km   


PALACES OF INTEREST

  • Barmer

  • Kiradu

  • Khed

  • Jasol

  • Meva Nagar

  • Nakoda Parsvanth

  • Neemari

  • Balotra and Kanana

How to reach : 

Air                                 :        Nearest airport, Jodhpur. 

Rail                               :        Connected with Jodhpur. 

Road                             :        Rajasthan state road tranport corporation connect Barmer with all
                                               major cities in the state.