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Top 10 Places to Visit in Rajasthan

Rajasthan is a must-visit destination for every tourist who is


in awe of forts and palaces filled with grandeur. With
breathtaking sand dunes, royal architecture, this antique
richness filled state is sure to make your trip an ever-lasting
memory. This land of Kings is large in its area with the great
Thar Desert, colorful houses, and prideful native people
adorned with big mustaches and turbans. This cultural
potpourri containing glittering jewels, vibrant art,
handicrafts and lip-smacking cuisine makes you carry a
piece of Rajasthan in your heart.

Take a look at these top 10 places in Rajasthan which make


you understand the splendor of the bygone Rajput era.
Jaipur:

It is the first planned city to be built in India and is famous all over the world
as pink city. The people painted their house in colors as a welcome symbol and
hospitality for the Prince of Wales. The heritage of Jaipur is well evident in its
palaces and forts. Stunning forts, palaces, and museums add glory to the
number one tourist destination of Rajasthan. Visitors can experience the
grandiose royal roots by visiting this city of food paradise during the winter
months.
Udaipur:

During Mewar period, Udaipur was the new capital and the place is
famous for its lakes and lake palaces. The courtyards and gardens are
beautifully sculpted and decorated with intricate designs. The
paintings, festivals, and architecture help the city to retain its former
splendor and aura. The land was fertile and is considered as the trade
center since olden days. The city with its majestic palaces is a view to
behold by the lakes.
Jaisalmer:

The spectacular view of sand dune forts and palaces beckon visitors
with its rich culture and traditions in Jaisalmer. With sun-kissed houses
and forts, the city looks radiant and thus popularly known as the golden
city for its breathtaking view during sunrise and sunset. The
architecture and construction of the forts to facilitate cooling amid hot
summers are beyond modern architectural imagination. The forts here
are very much alive with bustling people and shops. The festivals and
fairs celebrated during the month of December bring added beauty to
the city.
Pushkar:

This holy place is the home to many temples and ghats around the
Pushkar Lake. It is known to be formed from divine blessings and the
city is dated long back into Indian Mythology. The water of this lake is
sacred and a holy dip is known to refresh the body and soul. The
spiritual land is surrounded by hills on 3 sides and is known for the
locally sourced rose gardens which are exported. The camel festivals
and fairs bring together people of different backgrounds to rejoice.
This city is the only place which houses the temple of Lord Brahma.
Jodhpur:

It is the gateway to the Thar Desert, a famous recreational spot for


tourists with night safaris and adventure sports. The city of Jodhpur is
viewed with blue tinted houses near Mehranghar fort. It boasts of 15th-
century forts and palaces of which a few of them are modified into
heritage hotels. The blue city has a sunny weather which draws visitors
to its gardens and lakes for chilling during the evenings. It is easy to
explore the city in a days duration.
Bikaner:

The culture of Rajasthan is best reflected in the town of Bikaner. The


forts and local delicacies attract visitors every year to indulge in culture
and festivals. The forts and museums portray the grandeur of the rulers.
The nightlife with camel fest and handicraft bazaar in the months of
January and February are crowd gathering events. The local temples and
forts are known for their intricate designs and cultural prosperity.
Chittorgarh:

The place is known for the valor and battle scars of Rajputs who upheld
their honor during battles. The fort of Chittorgarh is the main attraction
here. It is the largest and grandest of all the forts in India. It is located
on a hilltop with River Berach surrounding its border. Many warriors and
great historical people including Maharana Pratap hail from this proud
place. Visit this historic spot glowing in its shades of bravery and
sacrifice with various architectural monuments and temples.
Mount Abu:

The only hill station located in the Desert laden land of Rajasthan
is Mount Abu. For tourists visiting Rajasthan, this hill station is on
top of the places to visit. It comes under Aravalli mountain ranges
filled with lush greenery and cultural temples. Adventure filled
activities like climbing and trekking attract tourists. Camping in
the site accompanied by dining under stars is a fun-filled activity
for everyone. The wildlife sanctuary at Mount Abu provides scenic
beauty for observing colonial bungalows and local habitats. It is
also a sacred pilgrimage spot with various temples of worship.
Bundi:

Known for its magnificent landscapes and fruit orchards, Bundi lies
unspoiled with original architecture, mountains and rivers surrounding
it. The place is famous for step wells which showcase architectural
brilliance in an era of limited technology. The forts, palaces, and
temples carry their unique charm from the medieval period. The blue
painted houses help to withstand the peak summer. The simple native
folk and their poppy filled farm lands in months of January to march is
a welcome sight away from crowded cities.
Sawai Madhopur:

The famous Ranathombre national park is located in this historic town


amidst undulating hilly terrains. With railroads built during British rule,
it became accessible from Rajasthan making it a favorite tourist
destination to observe the wildlife. The sleepy village was once a
favorite sporting terrain for the rulers is now bustling with visitors
from all over the world. The forts and forests are now a part of
UNESCO world heritage sites to preserve the culture and natural
ecosystem.
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