Churu is 52 kms away from the town Jhunjhunu. It is 210 kms away from the city Jaipur, 380 kms from Jodhpur and 185 kmd from Bikaner. Churu is the most important town of Rajasthan and it was founded by Jat chief Churu. It has superbly planned Havelis. The Haveli of Mantri in Churu, catches the attention of tourists from all over the world. Churu is prepared of semi scorched grimy plains and watered by Katli river. Churu is head office of the biggest desert district and a part of mural land of Shekhawati. Churu was a branch of the state of Bikaner till India achieved independence.
The city covers an area of 16829 sq. km. The languages spoken by the people are Hindi, English and Rajasthani. Between September to March it is ideal to visit Churu.