Galtaji Temple, Jaipur

Galtaji Temple | One of the best places to visit in Jaipur

LocationShri Galta Peetham, Galva Ashrama, Jaipur, Jaipur (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsGaltaji Temple open from 05:00 am to 09:00 pm all days in week. No entry fee.
Place TypeTemple, Religious Place
Place visit withFamily, Kids, Parants, Siblings
Best time to visitJuly, August, September, October, November, December
Nearest MetroCivil Lines Metro Station (2 KM) Sindhi Camp Metro Station (2 KM) Chandpole Metro Station (2 KM) Chhoti Chaupar Metro Station (2 KM)

About Galtaji Temple

Galtaji Temple, it is about 10 km from Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan. Built in the 15th century by Diwan Rao Kriparam, it was constructed by Raja Sawai Jai Singh. The temple has been an important place for meditation yogis since the 16th century. The temple is named after a saint Galav, who lived here for 100 years and did penance here.

Architecture of Galtaji Temple

The temples at Galtaji are built with pink colored sandstone and the temple complex is richly decorated and has a designed corridor filled with colorful paintings. This temple is built like a palace, the interior architecture and designer carvings make it look amazing.

Interesting facts about Galtaji Temple

  1. Galtaji is more famous among the local people and nearby villages for its religious belief.
  2. Here a sage named Galav did penance for many years. The main temple here is called the temple of Galta ji. There is also a temple of Balaji and Sun God.
  3. The most beautiful thing about the temple is the waterfall here, which flows through the mountain of Aravalli. The water of this spring also drains into many ponds and ponds, there are 7 natural water bodies in the temple premises, where devotees take bath.
  4. On the occasion of festivals, there is a huge crowd in the temples. This temple, built near the city of Jaipur, attracts huge crowds on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.

How to reach Galtaji Temple

By Air:- The nearest airport is Sanganer Airport. You can reach here and book a cab or taxi to reach Galtaji.

By rail:- The nearest railway station to Galtaji Temple is Bais Godam Railway Station, which is 1 km away from Galtaji.

By Road:- You can also reach Galtaji Temple by road. You can take a bus to Vidyadharji ka Bagh and from here you can take an auto to Galtaji. Jaipur is very well connected to all major cities. The best way is to reach Jaipur and from there book a cab or take a bus to reach Galtaji Temple.

Nearby famous places

  • Monkey Temple 6 minutes away
  • Banana Express Jaipur Journey 2 kms away
  • Amber Mahal at a distance of 7.6 km
  • Amba Mata Temple 13 minutes away
  • Hidden Jaipur 4.4 km away
  • Govind Devji Mandir 3.7 km away
  • Go City 6.9 km away
  • Moti Dungri Temple 4.8 km away

Galtaji Temple FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Shri Galta Peetham, Galva Ashrama, Jaipur, Jaipur.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Galtaji Temple: Galtaji Temple open from 05:00 am to 09:00 pm all days in week. No entry fee..

𝒜. You should visit Galtaji Temple during July, August, September, October, November, December months for best experience.

🛑Note: We don't guarantee for info accuracy.