Phalodi originally known as Phalverdika or Vijaypur Patan, It Is situated in between Jodhpur and Jaisalmer district Phalodi. The city is well known for salt business, old historical presence, temples and the art works. Here a lot of migratory birds gather. Watching them circle in noisy, undulating formations overhead, or stepping gingerly across the sands, has to be one of the great spectacles of the Thar region.
Phalodi Quick facts
Phalodi Geography and Climate
140 K.M. near Jaisalmer
How to reach Phalodi by Road
Phalodi is well connected by road network from Delhi, Mumbai, Bikaner, Nagaur and Jodhpur.
How to reach Phalodi by Rail
Daily overnight trains from Delhi, Jodhpur, Jaipur and Jaisalmer; the railway station is 1.5 km away.
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How to reach Phalodi by Air
Jodhpur is the nearest airport, which is 135 km away.
Phalodi Festivals and culture
Phalodi is an old caravan centre, believed to have been founded in the 15th century. Architectural monuments include a fort and palaces.
Phalodi Entertainment and Night Life
Kidding around Phalodi
Latiyal Mata Temple, Demoiselle Cranes, Ossian and Ramdevra temples, 300 years old Jain Temple