Tijara, the erstwhile capital of Mewat, is a historic town situated 48 km north-east of Alwar
, in Rajasthan
. It is a major Jain pilgrim center in the state.
Places of tourist interest include the temple dedicated toBhagvann Parshwanath, Digambar Center and Tijara Fort. Excursions to Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary will be an enchanting experience.
Nearest airport is at Jaipur. Nearby railhead is at Alwar.