Known as the 'Eastern Gateway to Rajasthan', Bharatpur was founded by Maharaja Suraj Mal in 1733. Once an impregnable well-fortified city, carved out of the region formerly known as Mewat, the trio of Bharatpur, Deeg and Dholpur has played an important part in the history of Rajasthan.
You can enjoy a plethora of food while in Bharatpur. Apart from traditional Indian food, Bharatpur offers you a large variety of fast food. Laxman mandir is the most crowded victual junction. Bharatpur hosts the boisterous and colorful Brij Festival, Gangaur festival and Teej festival with great zeal.