The semidesert region of Shekhawati is a colourful fantasy having a fascinating uniquely of its own. The open air art gallery, as it is popularly called is famous for its plethora of painted havelis, all commendable pieces of the rich artistic traditional of this region. ‘Shekhawati’, meanings the land of Shekhs clan derives its name from Rao Shekha (1433 A.D.-1488 A.D. ) a section of the Kachhwaha family of Jaipur.
Sikar is a Historical City and at present district head quarter. Sikar district presents a good many facts for the tourists. Sikar is as much part of Shekhawati as Jhunjhunu. It was the biggest Thikana (Estate) of the Jaipur State. It lie on the highway 11 in the midway on route Bikaner to Agra . It is 116 Km away from the Jaipur, 320Km from Jodhpur 240 Km from Bikaner and 301 Km. from Delhi.
Since last decade Sikar has grown up as the new educational hub of Rajasthan. It consists of BITS, Pilani, Mody Institute, Laxmangarh & numerous reputed Engineering Colleges, Deemed Universities, many State Board awarded schools for meritorious students. Nowadays Sikar has started to be known as Expert Coaching. destination for IIT, Medical & Engineering Entrance Exams.