Rajasthan is the attraction centre of colours and the royal tradition. It is also famous for the ancient palaces and forts. Rajasthan is also known as the Land of the Kings. It is blessed with many cultures, creations, royal architecture, handicrafts and traditions. Talking about the tourism in rajasthan, there is a long list of Palaces, forts, temples, museums, lakes and luxury resorts. Each individual kingdom of rajasthan shows different style, architecture and art. In this article, we shall list out the top 5 famous destination to visit in rajasthan.
1. Jaipur-Pink City
The biggest city of rajasthan is jaipur and it is also known as ‘Pink city‘. Jaipur has lots of attraction with forts, museums, gardens, temples and extensive market places, they all are the biggest tourist attraction in jaipur. There are many local shops which are famous for selling precious stones, lehariya saree, items with meenakari work, embroidery bed sheets, blue pottery, jaipuri bags and traditional jewelry. Jaipur is the top most attractive tourist centre in india.
Places To Visit In Jaipur
Nahargarh Fort, City Palace, Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Albert Hall museum, Galtaji, Birla Temple, Govind Dev ji Temple, Jaigarh Fort and Pink city Bazaars.
2. Chittorgarh – Capital of Mewar
We feel proud, chittorgarh is the biggest name of our indian history. It is the birthplace of many warriors such as Maharana pratap, Rana Kumbha and Rana Sanga. Meera bai was also belongs to famous rajput family of Maharana Pratap. Chittorgarh fort was constructed by the mauryans in the 7th century AD. The heritage fort of Rajasthan comprises several temples, including Jain temple, kalika temple, Meera bai temple, neelkanth mahadev temple and kumbh shyam temple. Chittorgarh has been the witness of johar pratha. We are proud of our rajput women’s for committing johar, instead of surrendering before the Mughals.
Tourist place in Chittorgarh
Chittorgarh Fort, Vijay Stambh, Rana kumbha Palace, Meera Temple, Kalika Mata Temple and Padmini Palace are the main tourist attraction in Chittorgarh.
3. Udaipur – City Of Lakes
The beautiful city of Udaipur is also known as the ‘City of Lakes. Udaipur was founded in 1553 by the sisodiya rajput ruler Maharana Udai Singh-II. Maharana udai Singh II defended his kingdom from the attacks of mughals & marathas. The beautiful city of lakes is famous for its historical palaces and architecture is a major attraction for tourists. There are numerous hotels, resorts and spa’s. The Taj Palace and the Leela Palace in Udaipur are also among the most expensive hotels in india.
Tourist Place In Udaipur
Lake palace, Crystal gallery, City palace, Jag Mandir, monsoon palace, shilpgram, doodh talai lake vintage car museum, eklingji temple and kesariya Ji temple are the major tourist attraction in Udaipur.
4. Jaisalmer- The Golden City
Each city holds their own beauty and environment but Jaisalmer have its own beauty, cultures and traditions. The beautiful city of rajasthan also known as ‘ The Golden City’. They located 575 km west from the capital of jaipur. jaisalmer is one of the most attractive city of rajasthan. Sam sand dunes is popular tourist destination in jaisalmer, this city also attractive for its different architecture.
Tourist Place In Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer fort, Sam sand dunes, Jain temple, Thar Heritage museums, Desert festival, Dune bashing and jaisalmer war museum are the best tourist places.
5. Mount Abu- A Hill Station
Mount Abu is the only hill station in rajasthan. Mount Abu is situated at Aravalli Hills in Pindwara of Sirohi district in rajasthan. There are several hindu temples, forts and lakes. Its cool environment and greenery surroundings make it a big tourist spot of Mount Abu. There are various charming tourist centres in mount abu.
Tourist Places In Mount Abu
Dilwara Temple, Nakki Lake, Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary, Guru Shikhar, Arbuda devi Temple, Achalgarh Village, Raghunath Temple, Sunset Point and Anadara point.
6. Ajmer – The Most Famous Pilgrimage Center
The Dargah shareef of khwaja Moinuddin Chishti is located at Ajmer near pushkar. Ajmer Shareef is a sufi shrine and one of the most famous place in ajmer. It was built by Mughal emperor Humayun. There are numerous monuments and various attractions within the dargah include two grand gates called Buland Darwaja. The main gate to the shrine is the Nizam Gate followed by the Shahjahani Gate built up by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan.
Best Time To visit In Rajasthan
* November to March is the best time to visit. * Summer in Rajasthan from April to June is very hot * During monsoon season, We should avoid coastal areas due to humid atmosphere.