Castle Mandawa – Heritage Castle Experience
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 27 June 2005)
Castle Mandawa is a 240-year-old fortress and a celebrated heritage hotel situated in heart of Mandawa, a popular destination in Shekhawati region. The castle is characterised by a sandy courtyard, war scarred turrets, lofty domes, and cannons.
Castle Mandawa is large and offers rooms with all the facilities and amenities expected in a typical corporate getaway such as Swimming Pool and Indoor-outdoor games. There is conference hall facilities for events and an Ayurveda centre for rejuvenation.
Castle Mandawa has a wide range of activities such as Camel and Horse rides, Jeep Safaris, puppet shows, Folk dances, Turret Dinners and Vintage car rides. From the Castle, one can take a walking tour of the painted havelis around the area. Some of the havelis worth checking out are Chowkhani Haveli, Goenka Haveli, Saraf Haveli, Ladia Haveli.
The neighbouring towns of Nawalgarh, Mukundgarh, Dundlod, Fatehpur, Ramgarh, Laxmangarh, Churu, Jhunjhunu and Baggar are also conveniently located from Mandawa. Guests can opt for excursions to Blackbuck sanctuary at Talchapar and prominent pilgrim centres such as Salasar Balaji, Jeen Mata and Lohagal.
- Castle Mandawa is recommended as Hotels, Resorts and Heritage Retreats for the Premium Travellers to Shekhavati