About Rajasthan Tourism
Rajasthan; Land of brave warriors, swords, valor, sacrifice & hospitality. Rajasthan is the Indian state, situated in the western part of the country. From desert to hills this state is most diversified land on the Indian subcontinent. The rich culture & proud history of this land of Rajput warrior makes it the best tourist destination of India. As soon as the name of this proud state flashes in the mind the very first thing which strikes is the grand palaces, desert, courage & valor. There are grand forts in every city of the state; each district of this magnificent land has its own unique identity. Palaces of Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer & Bikaner are special & magnificent in architectural dimension. Numbers of national parks are not less than a boon for the tourists. Heritage hotels of Rajasthan raised the bar for the entire hospitality concept across the globe. Rajasthan marks in entry very elite club of most welcoming hosts in the world. Luxurious train “Palace on Wheels” has just set new standards in the railway world across the Globe. For official website of Department of Rajasthan Tourism: - Click Here
Rajasthan is considered as the top tourist destination across India. Because of diversified land, rich culture & grand forts Rajasthan makes a perfect holiday destination. Welcoming people ensure the safety & enjoyable holidays in Rajasthan.
Here are some of the major tourist attractions of Rajasthan:
Jaipur- Jaipur is the capital city of Indian state of Rajasthan, it is also known as a Pink city; Jaipur is the most celebrated tourist destination in Rajasthan; its close vicinity to New Delhi (capital of India) makes its perfect weekend getaway destination. There are many tourist destinations in Jaipur. Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Gaitore Cenotaph, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jalmahal Palace, Hawamahal Palace, Albert Hall Museum & Galta Temple are some of the tourist destination of Jaipur City.
Udaipur- Udaipur is the second largest city of Indian state of Rajasthan, is located at a distance of 415 km from state capital city of Jaipur. Udaipur is often referred as “Venice of east” because of beautiful lakes in the middle of the city. There are many tourists attractions in this city, some of them are City Palace, Bagore Mahal, Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, Lake Pichola, Fatehsagar Lake, Jaismand Lake, Sajjangarh Palac, Kumbhalgarh Fort, Ranakpur Temple, Bagore ki Haveli, Saheliyo Ki Baari.
Jodhpur-Jodhpur is a major city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is also known as Blue City or Sun City; Blue city because of the homes in old city painted in blue color & Sun City because it is believed that the founding fathers of Jodhpur were an avid devotee of God Sun. Jodhpur is situated at a distance of nearly 350 Km. Some of the major tourist destination of Jodhpur are Mehrangarh Fort, Ummaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, Madore Garden, Balsamand Lake & Arna Jharna.
Jaisalmer- Jaisalmer is also known as The Golden City is a city on the west border of the Indian state of Rajasthan; it is located at a distance of 600 km from state capital city of Jaipur. Here are some of the popular tourist interests in Jaisalmer: Jaisalmer Fort, Gadisar Lake, Desert Safari at Sam Sand dunes, Tanot Mata Temple.
Bikaner- Bikaner is the fourth largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan; it is located at a distance of 350 km from state capital city of Jaipur & 450 km from national capital city New Delhi. The foundation stone of Bikaner was laid by King Rao Bika of Rathore Rajput clan. Some of the tourist places here in Bikaner are Junagarh Fort, Gajner Lake, Lal Garh Palace, Parchina Museum, Ganga Singh Museum.