Places to visit in Rajasthan

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Rajasthan is the largest state by area and it has too much to offer.  When you are through with its forts, palaces, dances,music and crafts, the land itself remains.  It has miles of daunting desert, hills that change colour with season,sanctuaries where blackbuck, tigers and chinkara roam.  There is always too much to see and do.

 

Jaipur:  City of Jaipur was founded in the year 1728 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh and is also known as Pink City.

 

Places to see

Hawa Mahal

City Palace

Nahargarh Fort

Jantar Mantar or the Observatory

 

Ajmer : Situated in the picturesque  valley surrounded by Aravali Hills. Situated 132 from Jaipur it is an important pilgrimage location for both Hindus and Muslims. A large fair is organised every year.

 

Pushkar : Pushkar is a holy place for Hindus and is 1 km away from Ajmer. Every year a fair is organised in Pushkar known as Camel Fair and is very famous.

 

Jaisalmer : Jaisalmer is also known as the golden city and during the medieval times it was a prosperous state as it was the main trading route linking India to Egypt, Arabia, Persia and the west.  It is a marvel of beautiful culture and tradition, and was founded by Rawal Jaisal .

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Places to see

Jaisalmer Fort

Gadsisar Lake

Salim SIngh ki Haveli

Patwon Ki Haweli

 

Jodhpur: Jodhpur is at the edge of Thar desert and is the largest city in Rajasthan after Jaipur. The graceful palaces, forts and temples which extend throughout the city bring alive the historic grandeur, handicrafts, folk dances, music and brightly attired people lend a cultural and hhistoric aura to the city.

 

Places to see

Meharangarh Fort

Jaswant Thada

Umaid Bhawan Palace
Udaipur : The city of lakes

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Places to see

City Palace

Lake Palace

Fateh Sagar Lake

Maharana Pratap Smarak

Sahelion Ki Bari

 

Chittorgarh: Chittorgarh is a fort city and is situated 115 kms from Udaipur, It is built on a hill 500 ft high and at an height of 1350 ft above sea level.

 

Places to see

Chittorgarh Fort

Maharan Kumbha’s Palace

Fateh Prakash

Vijay Stambha

 

Mount Abu : Is a well known hill station in the state of Rajasthan, situated in the Aravali ranges and 35 kms from Abu road. The highest point in Rajasthan is “Guru Shikhar” which is at 5653 ft above sea level.

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Places to see

Guru Shikhar

Nakki Lake

Sunset Point

Dilwara Jain Temple

 

Bharatpur:  Bharatpur is famous for Bird Sanctuary and is situated 180 kms from Jaipur and at an almost equal distance from National capital New Delhi.

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Places to see

Bird Sanctuary

Jawahar Burj

Temples

 

These are the locations that I have travelled to .  There are several other location that can be travelled to in Rajasthan like Kumbhalgarh, Barmer, Tonk

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