Situated in the middle of the Shekhawati region, the town of Mandawa came into existence in the 18th-century. It is inhabited by wealthy Rajput merchant families who exchanged goods through the silk route in the past. The town possesses a vivid historic and heritage charm and is dotted with long-standing forts and stupefying mansions or havelis, which transport you back in time. Shop for some amazing paintings and wooden items such as furniture, toys, and antiques and have a bite of some of the sumptuous delicacies of the local cuisine. People with interest in history and archaeology flock this place to reminiscent the past and spend time admiring the grandeur of the havelis.
Places to visit: Murmuria Haveli, Binsidhar Newatia Haveli, Lakshminarayan Ladia Haveli, and Hanuman Prasad Goenka Haveli
258 km away from Delhi