Agar ia a town of Madhya Pradesh,. It is the administrative headquarters for the Agar Malwa District. The town is situated along the Indore-Kota SH-27 highway.
Once the capital of the Parmar Kingdom during the 10th century along with Avantika (Ujjain), the place  was popular as a summer retreat among the Mughals. The Mughals liked to spend summer vacations there because the temperature during summer nights was very low compared to other areas in the region. During the Sindia state a number of palaces were built which today are used for city court and for other government offices.

Local shopping

Getting there

Nearest Airport is Indore (117 km)

Agarmalwa is situated along the Indore - Kota SH-27 highway 117 km from Indore toward Kota and 191 km from Kota toward Indore.

Nearest railway station Ujjain
The Distance between Agar and Ujjain is :62 Km (42 miles) over SH 27 via Ghatiya .

Cities Near agar
Indore 123 Km Via Ujjain
Ujjain 68 Km Via Ghatiya
Jhalawar 108 Km Via Soyat
Kota 191 km Via Jhalawar

Local travel
Shared Magic run along the city limits. Minimum charges (rupee5)