Amareshwar Mahadev Temple


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Distance (From Sawai Madhopur): 6 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: On The Way To Ranthambore National Park

Transportation Options: Cab / Auto / + Walk/Trek

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 3 km from Ranthambore National Park Entry Gate and 6 km from Sawai Madhopur, Amareshwar Mahadev Temple is a cave temple situated at Ranthambore in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan.

The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is nestled amidst the high hills on the way to Ranthambore National Park from Sawai Madhopur. It is said that Amareshwar Mahadev is 1200 years old temple as old as Ranthambhore Fort. To reach temple in early years was almost impossible because of dense jungle all around. Till today one has to walk/drive for one km inside the jungle area via Ranthambhore road. During rainy season a waterfall is an added attraction. Large numbers of pilgrims visit during Shivratri festival.

Bus for Dungri village and sharing Jeep services for Ranthambhore fort is available at Sawai Madhopur railway station or Ranthambhore road to drop you close to Amareshwar Mahadev Temple. From there one need walk 1 km walk to reach the temple.