​​​​​​​​​​​​​Alwar is part of the National Capital Region (NCR) of India. The hilly district of Rajasthan state is situated 150 km north of Jaipur, the state capital. It is also known as Matsya Nagar (Fish City) and the Tiger Gate of Rajasthan. Locals celebrate Kite Festival annually on Rakshabandhan day. Kalakand (milk-cake) is world famous dessert cuisine of Alwar. Sahibi and Arvari rivers run through the city. Delhi Airport (163 km) is nearest airport to Alwar.

How to Reach

  • On Web
    URL : http://alwar.rajasthan.gov.in
  • By Air
    The nearest airport to Alwar is Delhi Airport is 163 km away.
  • By Train
    Delhi-Jaipur railway line also passes through the district. Alwar city railway station is one of the railway stations in the district.
  • By Bus
    National Highway NH8 (Delhi-Jaipur-Ajmer-Ahmedabad-Bombay highway) passes through the Behror district. Alwar district is reached from New Delhi by NH8 or by Gurgaon-Sohna-Alwar highway that is being widened to six lanes.

 Tourist attractions

  • ​​Alwar fort

    Alwar fort

    The Alwar fort, built on a hill, about 1960 feet above the sea level, stands majestically 1000 feet above the city.​

  • Sariska Tiger Reserve

    Sariska Tiger Reserve

    The Sariska Tiger Reserve is an Indian national park and wildlife refuge located in the Alwar district

  • Siliserh Lake

    Siliserh Lake

    Siliserh Lake is situated just 13 Kms from Alwar city and also can be used as stop over before you move on Sariska

  • Bhangarh


    Bhangarh is a village in Alwar that is famous for its historical ruins.


  • Rajkiya Rajiv Gandhi General Hospital, Alwar
  • District ​Collectorate
  • Police Station: Police Control Room
    0144-2338200, 0144-2344288​
  • Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation Ltd.
     0144- 2907223