Experience with Fatehpur - Shekhawati
This place is a semi desert region in north Rajasthan and is situated entirely within the triangle formed by Delhi-Bikaner-Jaipur. Shekhawati represents a region and not just a town or fort. It derived its name from its ruler Rao Shekha. Shekhawati means the garden of Shekha.
The towns of Shekhawati province are known for their amazing painted havelis. So varied and architecturally rich are the havelis that this region is dubbed as the "open art gallery of Rajasthan". The plurality of painted Havelis in rich artistic tradition makes them delightful. Most of the buildings are dated from 18th century to early 20th century. The Shekhawati region is dotted with so many havelis that tracking them is something akin to a treasury hunt. Various forms of fine art adorn the walls and the ceilings of these structures as a contrast to the otherwise flat and barren land. The havelis are noted for their frescoes depicting delusive themes and huge animals. Some later day frescoes reflect British influence in the form of steam locomotives and trains depicted on them.
Hotel Galaxy inn is a luxury Hotel in Fatehpur-Shekhawati which is patronized in the acres of sands landscape just around 265 kilometers from New Delhi. In the spirit of Rajasthan, the colorific land of the Raj puts is the steading of Shekhawati, taking its name from the imposing Shekhawat sept. The legends of this mythological land have been seized in the murals and frescos of its havelis, forts, temples, and cenotaphs.
The secret and affection of the desert are captured in the uncommon tectonics of the resort. Recreated in the style of a typical Rajasthan village, Visitors to this haven peopled by camels, peacocks, birds and khejri trees, can experience a whole new world - the aesthetic charm of the rural without compromising on luxury or administer. The Hotel galaxy Inn reflects the traditional solidarity between man and nature in the region.
Each hovel and room is furnished in a exclusive style. The exteriors are beautified with traditional lime paste “mandana” or rice flour patterns which are remake daily by women from the village, while the interiors are flowery with mirror work and glass beads in exceedingly colors. Authenticity blends effortlessly with nowadays. Each room has a double bed, an intimate sitting area, and a enormous bathroom, complemented by woven fabric and hand-made pottery. Apart from the rooms and cottages guests can choose to stay in spacious luxury suites.
Hotel Facilities comprise a conference room, billiard room and pool table, swimming pool, badminton, croquet, table tennis, a body or health massage centre and bar. The Hotel also organizes traditional welcome with tilak and garlands, theme weddings, gala evenings, sand dune dinners, camel horse and jeep rides/safaris, nature trails, puppet shows, folk dances and also a heritage walk of Mandawa. Guests can also visit the in-house dairy at the resort.