Rajasthan

Amazing legends of heroism and romance still resound from its equally amazing architecture, that still stands to narrate its tale of a bygone era. The magic of Rajasthan is unequalled in the world for its heritage, culture, safaris, sand dunes and lush green forests with its wildlife.

Amazing legends of heroism and romance still resound from its equally amazing architecture, that still stands to narrate its tale of a bygone era. The magic of Rajasthan is unequalled in the world for its heritage, culture, safaris, sand dunes and lush green forests with its wildlife. Rajasthan is often expressed as huge open-air museum with relic so well preserved for the travelers and the curious of the day. The history of India dates back almost five thousand years, and Rajasthan plays a crucial and unique role, especially with regard to the development of Indian culture. Its impressive story reaches through a heroic past. Its extravagant splashes of bright hues against the desert landscape and the purity of its dry and sandy reaches, the miniature elegance of its small villages and impeccably maintained forts brings alive the story of the yore.

Attractions in Rajasthan, around and from Rajasthan

  • Ajmer South west of Jaipur, Ajmer is an oasis wrapped in the green hills. The city was founded by Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan in the 7th Century A.D.

  • Beautiful Bird of Jaipur

    Bharatpur Bharatpur is haven for the bird watcher Bharatpur is about 54km away from Agra, 174km from Jaipur and about 20kms from Fatehpur Sikri, just a bit off the Agra-Jaipur highway.

  • Bikaner Bikaner-the camel country, this city is distinguished for the best riding camels in the world and hence boasts of having one of the largest Camel research and breeading farm in the world. Bikaner stan

  • Jaipur Jaipur is also popularly known as the Pink City, and is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jaipur is one of the finest planned cities of India. It was founded on 18 Novemb

  • Jaisalmer Jaisalmer is sometimes called the "Golden City of India" because the yellow sand gives a yellowish-golden tinge to the city and its surrounding area. It is full of majestic images that transfer visito

  • Jodhpur Jodhpur is known as the Sun City for the bright,sunny weather it enjoys all year. It is also referred to as the Blue City due to the blue-painted houses around the Mehrangarh Fort.

  • Khimsar The village of Khimsar provides an excellent starting point to explore the district of Nagaur. Nagaur lies midway between Jodhpur and Bikaner.

  • Kumbhalgarh Fort Cradled in the Aravali Ranges the fort was built in the 15th century by Rana Kumbha. Because of its inaccessibility and hostile topography the fort had remained un-conquered.

  • Mandawa In the heart of the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan lies the beautiful small town Mandawa, known throughout the state for its forts and Havelis.

  • Osian The ancient town of Thar Desert was a great trading center between 8th to 12th centuries. Today it is desert oasis with 16 Brahamanical and Jain temples.

  • Pushkar Pushkar-the holy city is situated at 14 km North West from Ajmer. It is often called "Tirth Raj" - the king of pilgrimage sites - and has in recent years become a popular destination for tourists.

  • Sawai Madhopur About 180 kms. to north-east of Jaipur, along the rolling hills of Vindhyas and Aravali ranges lies the town of Sawai Madhopur.

  • Udaipur Udaipur is often called the "Venice of the East" and is also famous by the name "Lake City. It is the historic capital of the former kingdom of Mewar.