Bharatpur is popular
for its bird sanctuary-the Keoladeo Ghana
National Park - finest in Asia rich avian
variety. Every year the rare Siberian cranes
come to spend the winter in the warmer climate
Lohagarh Fort :: The massive iron structure
built in the early 18th century. . The fort
was conceived and designed by Maharaja Suraj
Mal, the founder of Bharatpur. The fort has
three palaces within its precincts - Kishori
Mahal, Mahal Khas and Kothi Khas.
:: Government Museum :: A rich collection of artefacts,
exquisitely carved sculptures and ancient
inscriptions can be admired in the Government
Museum located in the Palaces.
Jawahar Burj and Fateh Burj :: These were built by
Maharaja Suraj Mal to commemorate his victories
over the Mughals and British respectively.
:: The Palace :: This royal edifice is
a fusion of the Mughal and Rajpat architectural
styles with magnificent apartments and intricately
designed floor tiles having interesting
Keoladeo National Park :: Exotic migratory birds
from Afghanistan , central .Asia, Tibet
as well as Siberian cranes from the arctic,
greyleg geese from Siberia and bareheaded
geese from China , come here in July/Aug
to spend the winters in warmer climate and
they breed till Oct/Nov.