Mandawa is a beautiful heritage town, located in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. It was founded in the 18th century by rich merchant families who resided here. Mandawa is one of the oldest cities in Rajasthan. The town is a perfect place for lovers of art and culture.
Experience royalty in Mandawa’s numerous Havelis and forts. These were palaces inhabited by former kings and queens but have now opened up as heritage hotels. They embody the charm of a bygone era. The town is also referred to as an Open Art Gallery because of its majestic Havelis with their painted walls. The Mandawa Fort has a painted arched gateway adorned with frescoes of Lord Krishna and his cows. These are excellent examples of ancient Indian art.
Mandawa is famous for its Havelis, Forts, paintings and art. Some of the Havelis are a 100 years old. You can shop here for old paintings, furniture, and amazing antiques. Do not miss out on the rich local cuisine which will leave an unforgettable taste in your mouth. Mandawa is the perfect royal holiday destination.