India, the country often called as “Sone ki Chidiya” by a lot of historians & people, Rajasthan is probably the state which is the reason behind this name. Rajasthan is very much known for its culture and the forts (Quila’s). The Historical places, culture, art, folks, music and dance make Royal Rajasthan of India: the must visit place.
Best Cities to visit in Royal Rajasthan
- Jaipur – Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Jantar Mantar, etc.
- Bikaner – Junagarh Fort, Rao Bikaji Fort, Lakshmi Niwas Palace,etc.
- Jaisalmer – Bada Bagh, Sam Sand Dunes, Gadisar Lake, etc.
- Jodhpur – Umaid Bhawan, Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, etc.
- Pushkar – Pushkar Lake, Bhang, Guru Gobind Singh Ghat, etc.
- Udaipur – Aravali Ranges, Lake Palace, Pichola Lake, etc.
Rajasthan is an incredible state consist of a lot of forts and probably best historical buildings. Even more Some of the forts in Rajasthan had converted into beautiful hotels, one can visit and live there. Places that a person must have to visit in Rajasthan are:-
Jaipur (The pink city)
It is the capital city & the most largest city of Royal Rajasthan of India. Jai Singh 2, the Rajput ruler founded Jaipur in 1727 . Jaipur is known for its sight seeing, above all it is part of Golden Triangle Tour along with Delhi and Agra. Jaipur is also having an International Cricket Stadium, Sawai Mansingh. Above all, Jal Mahal, Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Jantar Mantar are other besttourist attraction. The Birla Mandir, Garh Ganesh, Sanghiji Jain are certainly some of the best temple of Jaipur.
The city of Royal Rajasthan of India which share border with Pakistan, founded by Rajput ruler Rao Bika. The city of Bikaner known for its International Camel Festival all over the world. Camel Festivals also organized in the city every year in January. Camel Dance, Camel Races and rides are the part of event. The city is very famous for its Bhujiya and even more other foods like Rasgulla, Dal Bati Churma, Halva. Places to be visit in Bikaner are Junagarh Fort, Rao Bikaji Fort, Lakshmi Niwas Palace. The city is having probably the best temples in Royal Rajasthan of India like Karni Mata, Mukam Bishnoi, Lakshminath temple.
Jaisalmer (The Golden City)
Jaisalmer is near the border of Pakistan. The reason behind the name ‘Golden City’ is due to the presence of gold dunes flowing in Thar Desert. Jaisalmer fort is probably the best tourist attraction in the city. Furthermore Bada Bagh, Sam Sand Dunes, Thar Heritage Museum, gadisar Lake, Nathmal Ki Haveli are also other best tourist attaraction place in Jaisalmer. Khuldara, a town of Jaisalmer famous as Ghost Town because it is believed that the town is cursed by brahmin villagers.
Jodhpur (Blue City / Sun City)
Jodhpur is the second largest city of Rajasthan, it has been the historical capital of kindom Marwar, fonded by Rao Jodha. It is present at the onshore of Thar Desert. The city is probably more famous for its sweets furthermore Umaid Bhawan, Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada and Ghanta Ghar are the most popular tourism destination of the city. Marwar Mahotsav, Teej and Gangaur are the festivals celebrated in Jodhpur. Mawa Ki Kachori and Mirchi Bada are certainly the most famous cuisine.
Pushkar, a town of Rajasthan connected with the border of Thar desert. The town is probably more famous for Pushkar Lake, it is a Hindu Sacred site with 52 ghats. Most noteworthy, a bathing Ghat named Guru Gobind Ghat built by Sikhs in the memory of Guru Gobind Singh. Above all, Holi is celebrated more lively and passionately in Pushkar, as the town is having the best Bhang all over the India. Pushkar Fair, Nagaur and Tejaji Fair happens every year in the town.
Udaipur (City of Lakes)
Udaipur, the former capital city of Mewar Kingdom, founded by Maharana Udai Singh 2 in 1559. The city of Udaipur surrounded by the beautiful Aravali Ranges and 7 lakes. Udaipur Palace is the major tourist attraction of the city, while Lake Palace is another beautiful tourist attraction site of Udaipur. Lake palace is now a 5 star luxury hotel. Even more Pichola Lake, Sukhadia Circle, Fateh Sagar Lake, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Pratar Park are the other tourist attractions.