Historical Sites In Rajasthan
Rajasthan always interests tourists as it has unique culture and geography. Some basic attraction of Rajasthan, which is India’s bigest state are forts, palaces, heritage monuments, religious monuments, pilgrim sites, national parks, wildlife sanctuaries, museums, desert, sand dunes, temples, havelis, lakes, etc. Lots of places in this state are well known to tourists when they come to Rajasthan. Below are some famous and historical destinations for tourists as traveling to the state.
Jaipur – The state capital and famously known as the Pink City of India, Jaipur is itself a major tourist destination in India. It was founded by the great and mighty king Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. It is one of the well planned cities of India. City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal, Birla Temple etc are the key attractions of visiting the pink city of Jaipur.
Udaipur – Also known as the city of lakes, Udaipur is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the country. It is known for lovely lakes and fairy tale palaces. It is also lovingly described as the Venice of the East. Lake Palace, City Palace, Jagdish Temple, Jag Mandir Palace, Lake Pichola, Fateh Prakash Lake, Monsoon Palace, Devigarh Fort Palace, Folk Art Museum, etc., are the major attractions of Udaipur city tours and travels.
Jodhpur – Also known as the Blue City, Jodhpur is the second largest city in the state. It enjoys sunny climate all year round hence it is also called the Sun City. Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada Memorial, Balsamand Lake Palace, Mandore Garden, etc are prime attractions of Jodhpur visit.
Ranthambhore – Situated in the Sawai Madhopur district, Ranthambhore is one of the most popular and largest national parks in the country. The Ranthambhore National Park & Tiger Reserve attracts tourists and travellers through out the entire world and provides them a wonderful opportunity to indulge in wildlife tourism with exciting jeep safari or camel safari.
Jaisalmer – Situated in the middle of vast Thar Desert, Jaisalmer is an oasis in the desert. It is a wonderful place to explore it the state. It is noted for exciting camel safari tours. Tourist prefer camel safari to visit Sam Sand dunes where the sunset never fails to lure you. The city is also known as the Golden City of India. Golden Fort, Jain Temple, Havelis, Desert National Park, Camel Safari, etc are major attractions of Jaisalmer visit.
Bharatpur – famous for Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary, Bikaner – Camel Country, Pushkar – the Land of Lord Brahma, Ajmer – the land of Dargah Sharif, Mount Abu – the only hill station of Rajasthan, Sariska – the land of tigers etc are some other tourist places in the state.
Cities of this historical land play a big role in the boom of India Rajasthan tourism. Cities of this vibrant state can be best explored by a car drive. Tourists can rent a car form any one of rental companies who provide car rental services in India. For the best tourism experience, a well designed Rajasthan tour package can be your best friend.