Dausa is a city in Dausa district in Rajasthan, India. From Jaipur it is 55kms away. Other name of Dausa is Dev Nagari. It was earlier ruled by Bargujars. Several small havelis are located here. Major festivals of this place are Basant Panchmi Mela and Dolchi Holi. Meena songs are very famous at this place. Folk art of Hela Khayal is unique at this region.
What to see at Dausa: This place is famous havelis and temples. Major temples of this place are Gupteshwar Mahadeo Temple, Somnath Temple, and Sahejnathji Temple. Other attraction of this place is Hazrat Khwaja Shah Baba Dargah. This dargah is the tomb of Muslim saint. Peaceful atmosphere can enjoy by the visitors of this place. People believe that persons who visit this place will be fulfilled with their wishes. Fine sheets of raw leather and camel leather goods are most famous at this Dargarh. Major rivers flows in this area are Morel and Banganga rivers. Dausa is famous for traditions and rich culture. Palaces of this place are Chand Baori and Bhadravati .
What to see around Dausa:
Khawaraoji: This place is located 14kms away from Dausa. This place is known for natural beauty. Khawaraoji acted as residence of ruler Raoji. On the top of the hill 1200 years old fort can be seen. Way to reach this place is typical. Visitors of this place can also see more than 350 years old residence which is now converted into heritage hotel.
Bhandarej: It is located 21kms away from Dausa. This place is famous for terracotta utensils, decorative lattice work, sculptures, walls, etc.
Abhaneri : For early medieval monument this place is most famous. Major attractions of this place are Chand Baori and Harshat Mata Temple. It is located 50kms away from Dausa.
Jaisinghpura Khor: It is located 12kms away from Jaipur. This place is famous for Jain temple and step well.
Sanganer: This place is well known for block printing with vegetable dyes and handmade paper. It is located 16kms away from Jaipur.
Ramgarh Lake: It is located 57kms away from Dausa. It is a beautiful artificial lake spread around 20Sq.kms.
Bagru: This village is famous for a fort and Textile Printing. It is located 35kms away from Jaipur.
Madhogarh Tunga: It is located 40kms away from Dausa. This place is famous for Madhogarh Fort.
Jamwa Ramgarh: It is located 62kms away from Dausa. This place is famous for artificial lake. Plenty of birds including migratory birds come to this place.
Getting to Dausa: Dausa is well connected with road and railways. From all the major cities buses come to this place. From Agra, Jaipur, Delhi, trains come to this place. Nearest airways is located at Jaipur which is 51kms away from Dauna.
Getting around Dausa: Taxis and buses are available to visit the surrounding places of Dausa.
Best time to visit Dausa: It is essential to known the convenient time to visit any place to avoid inconvenience. Best time to visit this place is between October to March.
Where to stay in Dausa: Plenty of accommodations are available at this place. Best hotels are shree ji Guest House, pinky hotel, Umaid lake Palace, Madhuvan Hotel.
Where to eat in Dausa: Plenty of restaurants are available here to have food. In house restaurants of the hotels are one of the best options.