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Written by Shristi on May 20, 2020 Share on

Neemrana Fort Palace: Ultimate Guide 2020


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Rajasthan’s stunning Aravalli mountains add to the beauty of many famous places of Rajasthan and one of them is the marvellous Neemrana Fort Palace. Spread across an expansive area of ten hectares this fort has countless traditional Rajasthani rooms and vast halls. It’s located on the expressway between Delhi and Jaipur, at the present date, this fort has been beautifully transformed into a heritage hotel making for a perfect weekend gateway. This fort remains quite popular among people who are looking for a relaxed weekend while being treated like a king!

Neemrana Fort Palace in Alwar
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Interesting facts about Neemrana Fort Palace

  • Neemrana Fort in Jaipur was constructed back in the 15th Century and today is a renowned heritage hotel.
  • This palace homes many luxurious rooms, a couple of huge pools, pretty gardens and also an Ayurvedic spa.
  • Neemrana Fort in Rajasthan is today’s one of the top marriage destinations of the country.
  • It offers exciting activities within its corridors including zip-lining, classical and artistic events while also having conference rooms and banquet halls.
  • There are multiple restaurants inside the fort which offer a variety of cuisines making it easier for its visitors to pick from their favourite.
  • Vintage car tours are something very unique to this place and one of the most favourite activity of the guests or tourists who come here.
  • In spite of being several years old, each corner of the palace is made with intricate details with all the rooms being equally luxurious and guests having a great choice to choose from.

Best time to visit Neemrana Fort Palace

Since the place is located amidst lush green beauty and mountains, the weather here is quite pleasant all round the year. But if you’re looking for an ideal time, do plan a short gateway between July to March. Being here in the monsoon months is very soothing and is a refreshing experience in itself.

Also read: Best time to visit Rajasthan – Things to keep in mind

Neemrana Fort Palace Entry Fees And Timings

If you’re planning a trip to the Neemrana Fort Palace on a weekday, the entry fee would approximately be Rs. 1,700 between 9:00 AM and 2:30 PM which includes a scrumptious lunch buffet along with the entry to the place. However, in case you plan a trip on the weekend a ticket would cost Rs.2,000 between 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM including your lunch. You can even plan for an overnight stay here by booking a room for yourself to enjoy its classic amenities.

Neemrana Fort Palace
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Things to do in Neemrana Fort Palace

Are you wondering that apart from its grandeur, what is Neemrana Fort known for? There is a range of experiences that one can indulge in while their visit to the palace apart from its gorgeous city skyline. Keep scrolling to know more.

1. Cultural Events

The Neemrana Fort is ideal for a weekend getaway from Delhi, and over the years it has maintained its elegance and charm. There are many cultural events that take place over the weekend wholly organized by the Neemrana Music Foundation. They bring together one of the country’s most prominent artists while showing music and folk performances. Sometimes, even foreign artists perform here which expands the cultural orientation completely. So, don’t miss out on the chance to experience culture like never before.

Also read: All you need to know about the Jaipur Literature Festival

2. Spa And Pool

The palace homes two pools popularly called “kunds”. Rejuvenate at the Raj Kund, the pool on a hill, or treat yourself with a soothing de-stress Ayurvedic massage which can bring a lot of internal peace and calmness. So, from detoxification to recharge of life, the Neemrana Fort Palace can pamper you with its offerings. Pick what suits you or curate a special package for yourself.


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3. Camel Ride

The majestic palace spread across a huge area has its own advantages. After a long day head over to the lovely gardens and explore neighbouring villages on a camel ride. Be it a family gateway or a romantic weekend with your better half, this is an activity that doesn’t fail to attract anyone and everyone.

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4. Ziplining

Here’s adding a bit of adventure to your fairy tale getaway. After experiencing the fort completely, head out and experience India’s first aerial adventure. Located admit a picturesque landscape, this is something that all the guests here look forward too. So, pull on your ropes and enjoy the scenic views of the Aravalli valleys while you glide through the way!

5. Vintage Car Ride

Now, this is something that is exclusively available just for the resident guests. A ride on a classic vintage car around the nearby villages through the beautiful valleys, something that can surely take you back to the golden old days. The ride costs Rs.1,300 for 3 people (excluding taxes) and can be easily arranged for by contacting the reception area or the support staff. So, the next time you’re in Neemrana Palace, surprise your partner and take them on this vintage yet romantic drive.

6. Shopping

If you’re a shopaholic or someone who likes freezing the memories into souvenirs then do pay a visit to the Neemrana Shop. You can pick up anything from its vast display including fashion wear, candles, handmade pots, traditional accessories, tableware and a lot more. While you can also pick these up from the nearby shops as well, but the authenticity and quality is what differentiates them.

Camel ride in Rajastan
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Also read: Shopping in Rajasthan: 9 Colourful Markets To Visit & Go On A Shopping Spree

How to reach Neemrana fort from Delhi?

Neemrana Fort Palace is approximately 106 kilometres from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. Take the NH 48 towards Jaipur and you’ll reach your destination in about two hours via road. However, you can also reach via rail by taking a two and half hour train to Alwar.

Places to visit near Neemrana Fort Palace

  • Amer Fort
  • Johari Market
  • Sarafa Bazaar
  • Sariska National Park
  • Bala Quila
Vintage car ride
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Also read: 10 Best Forts in Rajasthan to Visit in 2020

With the vast culture and brilliant architecture of Rajasthan comes its royal experiences that travellers yearn to experience. Well, we all should be filled with delight to know that the Neemrana Fort Palace is just one amongst the top forts of Rajasthan because after all, a refreshing weekend is all we need.

Also read: All about Jaigarh fort Rajasthan: Must know facts about the place

So, what are you waiting for? Check your calendars and plan a vacation to Rajasthan to discover the mysteries of this grand palace. You can also log onto for some great travel packages and also look up useful information about tourist attractions in India!

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