Geographical and Physical Features

Bharatpur is located in the Braj region, 180 km away from Delhi. Geographically, the district is situated between 26° 22' to 27° 83' N and 76° 53' to 78° 17' E and its average height above sea level is around 183 m. Spread across an area of more than 5066 sq km, Bharatpur touches Gurgaon of Haryana in the north, Mathura in the east, Agra of Uttar Pradesh and Dholpur of Rajasthan in the south and Dausa and Alwar in the west. The main rivers of the district are Rooparel, Gambhir and Ban Ganga which pass through the district.