Pilani, the hometown of the premier business magnet
, is 47 km north-east of Jhunjhunu
, in Rajasthan
. It houses one of India's finest tech schools, the
Birla Institute of Technology and Science
. Pilani is situated 215 km west of Delhi
and is 231 km north of Jaipur
Major tourist attractions include the BITS Museum, Shiva Ganga Canal, Saraswati Temple, Birla Talab, Pachwati, Saraogi Haveli and Dada Haveli.
Pilani is well connected to Delhi and Jaipur by road. The nearest railhead is Chirawa, about 20 km north-east of Jhunjhunu.