Rajasthan is popular for its deserts, historical forts, havelis, palaces, museums, lakes, temples, cultures and more. This state has everything to explore and fulfill all the expectations of a tourist. Read here about the Top Places to visit in Rajasthan before planning your trip.
Jaipur is known as the Pink City and one of the main tourist destinations to visit during Rajasthan Trip. This city has lots of historical palaces, forts, museums, and temples. Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, City Palace, Albert hall museum are the topmost places to see in Jaipur. Strolling around markets of Jaipur and buy souvenirs is the popular activity one should not miss.
Pushkar means “The blue lotus”, is the sacred city of Rajasthan and famous for its Brahma Temple and lake. It is a Hindu pilgrimage goal to which devotees should go at least once in their life. In this little village you have to be careful, the followers of Brahma, who are dressed in white, often approach the lake to hand out flower bracelets to tourists. If you are shopping lover then ornaments for curtains predominate, paper match boxes of all shapes and sizes and all hippie clothes are the popular things to buy.
Jaisalmer is known as The Golden City of Rajasthan and in a time ruled by great forts and beautiful palaces, in which the streets breathed a commercial atmosphere with the merchants selling their spices, daggers, precious stones and the maharajas strolling on its elegant elephants decorated with precious fabrics, sapphires and emeralds. Jaisalmer Fort, Gadsisar Lake, Camel Safari on Sand dunes is the popular things to explore.
Bikaner is all about the Forts, Havelis and the most popular Rat Temple. Karni Mata Temple in Deshnok also known as Rat Temple is the must visit here. The temple of Karni Mata is a Durga temple based on the legend that Karni, the incarnation of Durga, asked the god of death to give life back to his drowned son. He refused so Karni decreed that all members of his family would be reincarnated as rats. To the temple, they did not stop entering and leaving people, of surrounding towns since they have the belief that their ancestors have been reincarnated in these rats.
Jodhpur is popular as the Blue City of Rajasthan. The must visit Mehrangarh Fort is located on top of a mountain that should measure more than 100 meters and is one of the largest in all of Rajasthan. Legend has it that he had the bravest warriors and that in one of the battles, faced with the imminent defeat, they decided to take their own lives by penetrating their chests with their daggers. His women, all of them very loyal to their brave men, accompanied this dressing with their best clothes and throwing themselves to the bonfire in which they were incinerated. Explore this popular destination in a luxurious way through Maharaja Express Train which is the most popular in the world and several times awarded.
Ranakpur is a village in Rajasthan and popular for its temples. Ranakpur Temple is one of the most important Jain temples in India. The exterior of this Templar set is made of white marble, in which you can see the perfectly preserved carvings throughout the building.