Bharatpur is an ancient city of eastern Rajasthan. Its history dates from the era of the great Indian epic Mahabharata. Bharatpur is popular for the most of its tourist places like bird sanctuary-theKeoladeo Ghana National Park - finest place in Asia.The Bharatpur Keoladeo Ghana National Park or-as many people prefer to call it-the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary is situated between two of India's most historical cities, Agra and Jaipur.There are well-defined foresttrails in Bharatpur, where you can easily go by foot or on a cycle oryou can also take a rickshaw that are available on hire.Information :
Area : 22 sq kilometers
Summer : Max 45.0º C Min 37.0º C
Winter : Max 31.7º C Min 7º C
Language : Rajasthani, English, Hindi.
Population : 3,66,000.
Agra : 55 kms.
Deeg : 32 kms.
Bharatpur, was once a part of the old Matsya Desh like Alwar.History binds itself inextricably linked with mythology; for it was here that the Pandava brothers are supposed to have spent their13th year of exile around 3500 years back.This place was named as Bharatpur after the name of 'Bharat', the youngest brother of Lord Rama whose other brother Laxman was worshipped as the family of the deityof the Bharatpur. The sanctuary is situated a couple of kilometers from Bharatpur town. It was just like as the surronfings countryside till the late 19th century.Tourists Attractions :
Keoladeo Ghana National Park
Bharatpur Wildlife Sanctuary.
By Air : Agra is the nearset airport from Bharatpur.
By Road : Buses are also available from Bahratpur with several cities within and outside the state.
By Rail : Rail Service connect Bharatpur with so manyCities like Delhi, Mumbai , Jaipur and Agra.