Rajasthan is a northern Indian state. Rajasthan, the land of Maharajas, is famous for its rich culture. One of the world's oldest mountain ranges, the Aravalli Range, cradles the only hill station of Rajasthan, Mount Abu, and its world-famous Dilwara Temples, a sacred pilgrimage for Jains. Eastern Rajasthan has two national tiger reserves.
Culture of Rajasthan
The Ghoomar dance from Udaipur and Kalbeliya dance of Jaisalmer have gained international recognition. Folk music is a vital part of Rajasthani culture.
Hinduism, the religion of most of the population, is generally practised through the worship of Brahma, Shiva, Shakti, Vishnu, and other gods and goddesses.
Rajasthan is known for its traditional, colorful art. The block prints, tie and dye prints, Bagaru prints, Sanganer prints, Zari embroidery are major export products from Rajasthan.
Rajasthani clothes have a lot of mirror-work and embroidery, handicraft items like wooden furniture and handicrafts, reflecting the colorful Rajasthani culture.
Best Place to visit in RajasthanIn All over the Rajasthan there are lots of place to Visit Like,
Udaipur (City of Lake)
Udaipur is the city of lakes. This city has a very different culture. The cities are well planned and the people hospitable, the place is not only famous for its palaces and monuments, the city of Udaipur has a lot to offer its visitors.
Place to visit In Udaipur
Bagore Ki Haveli
Bagore Ki Haveli is near to Pichola Lake. The massive building has over 100 rooms and looks splendid with its unique style of architecture. The antique collections include the stuff used by Rajputs such as jewellery boxes, hand fans, copper vessels and so on. In Bagore Ki Haveli the evening show is very famous by the local peoples
The palace is on the banks of Pichola Lake. City Palace houses 11 magnificent palaces and they were all constructed during various periods and by various rulers. The palace is a blend of European, Medieval and Chinese styles of architecture. Everything in City Palace is magnificent be it the architecture, the antiques inside and the exclusive paintings hanging on the walls.
It’s a Birth Palace of the famous warrior and King of Mewar, “Maharana Pratap”. The near invincible fort is the most highest and strongest of fort in Rajasthan. The fort is protected and surrounded by a thick wall of approximately 15 kms long. This is the “second longest” wall in the world and the first is known the world over – The Great Wall of China. Kumbhalgarh Fort is not to be missed on your tour if you want to know about the mighty people they were in the past.
It’s another wonder in the city. The picturesque lake is surrounded by huge hills, magnificent palaces, temples and bathing Ghats. The palaces look stunning with the lights on and it is a great view from the lake.
Jaipur (A Pink City)
Jaipur is the Capital of Rajasthan. The second name of this city is “Pink City” and its world famous for their Culture and food. Jaipur is also the largest city in the princely state of Rajasthan.
The reason to say “Pink City” which is due to the distinctive saffron or pink color of the buildings.
Place to visit In Jaipur
If you want to take some experience of originally Rajasthan Culture then come here at “old city” in Jaipur. It’s totally looks like the colorful like One Color Rainbow, which is famous for magnificent palaces. You need to commence your Jaipur tour from Pink City. You will love the exclusive artwork in the jewellery.
In Rajasthan all people know its place by the name of “Amer Fort”. In Amber Fort there are four courtyards in Amber Palace. One of the courtyards has the Public Audience Hall, called the Diwan-i-AAm.H ere you can ride on elephant.
Hawa Mahal is very most popular place in Jaipur. By the all tourist it’s a not-to-miss tourist places in Jaipur.In other words it’s a “Place of Winds”. All tourists usually come here and enjoy this wonder in Jaipur. Hawa Mahal is five-storey building does not have steps to reach upper floors and has 953 windows to provide ventilation.
Janter Mantar Observatory
It’s another place in Jaipur where usually tourist comes to enjoy their holidays. Here geometric devices available here are used in measuring time, observing constellations and orbits around the biggest star.
Jodhpur (Sun City)
By the local people it’s called as Sun City the “second largest City” of Rajasthan. After Jaipur Jodhpur is also the second most populated city of Rajasthan. The various hill forts, palaces and the old walled city are just a handful of attractions from the multitude that this wonderful city has to offer. It lies in the center of Rajasthan; Jodhpur is an important tourist destination as well.
Place to Visit In Sun City
It’s a ‘must visit’ places in Jodhpur by the Tourist. It is one among the largest Indian forts. This fort stands as a symbol of power. The grandeur in architecture is awe-inspiring. It offers stunning views of the city.
Balsamand Lake is an artificial lake. The lush greenery around the lake has mango groves, papaya groves and groves of guava, plum and pomegranate. The lawns and gardens with birds and peacocks finding their homes here, the place is exquisite. The palace reflects Rajputana style of architecture. The palace turned heritage hotel was built of red sandstone.
This is close to Mehrangarh Fort. The carvings are intricate. Inside Jaswant Thada, you will find the portraits of the Rathore rulers.
This is yet another artificial lake, and in west of the city. This is one amongst the most frequented lakes in Rajasthan. It is a birdwatchers’ paradise. You could sail on a boat if you aim to add some breathtaking photographs to your collection.
Clock Tower is a famous and popular place and landmark in the Old City. It was constructed by Maharaja Sardar Singh. The clock tower offers a good view of the fort. Sardar Market is adjacent to Clock Tower where a wide range of products is sold.
Mandore Gardens here attract tourists in great numbers. The Mandore Gardens also house a government museum, a ‘Hall of Heroes’ and a temple to 33 crore Gods. Its first choice by the all tourist.
Jaisalmer (A Golden City)
By the local people it’s a “Golden city”, which comes from its view during the day, the city of Jaisalmer lies in the heart of the “Thar Desert”.
Place to Visit in City
Desert National Park
Desert Nation Park is one among the largest parks in India. Very unfriendly locality for species to survive and hence you will find fauna and flora live on the desert’s edge. However, migratory birds can be viewed in large numbers.
Sam Sand Dunes
Here you can feel of the desert, you need to undertake Desert Safari. Sam Sand Dunes is the ideal location to set off for the Desert Safari. Sam Sand Safari is very famous at this city.
Bada Bagh (Huge Garden’)
Bada Bagh means ‘Huge Garden’. If you visit the place during sunrise and sun set, you are guaranteed of beautiful moments, which you cannot avoid clicking.
The garden served as a memorial where the nobles and their families were cremated. The garden offers a stunning view. Bada Bagh place is isolated.
Haveli in City
In the main city you can enjoy The Patwon-Ki-Haveli the large corridors and the decorated walls are excellent representations of the art form that prevailed. Here the entire construction is made of yellow sandstone.
This City also called as Chittor. The place is known to be the birthplace of many great warriors and historical “Maharana Pratap” The city contains many different palaces, temples and forts which display some of the most advanced architectural designs and artistic mastery.
Chittorgarh fort is the largest fort in India, and is one of the major places in Chittorgarh. The fort complex itself contains several palaces, gardens and temples most of which have a great historical significance.
It’s a city in Rajasthan by the name of Bikaner the place is known for its forts and food.
In Bikaner there various arts and crafts of this place are also unique, especially the intricately carved windowpanes called Jharokhas. The famous temples like Karni Mata and Laxmi Nath Temple etc. are also worth the visit. To know more about the main tourist destinations in Bikaner.
Place to Visit In Bikaner
Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, Bikaner Camel Safari Day Tours, Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary, and Jain Temple are most popular destinations in Bikaner for the tourist.
Mount Abu is located in the Aravalli mountain range and is a part of the Sirohi District of Rajasthan. The hill station houses many ancient sites and temples which are frequented by many pilgrims from across India along with many forts and lakes.
The Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary, Trevor’s Crocodile Park, Nakki Lake and the most Famous Dilwara Jain Temples are situated here.
The place is a heavenly retreat for the sun scorched people of Rajasthan, with its lush green surroundings and various picnic spots.
“Nakki Lake, Dilwara Jain Temples, Wildlife Sanctuary and Guru Shikar is place to visit in Rajasthan to enjoy your vacation, come here and make your holiday memorable.”
Famous Food in Rajasthan
“Rajasthanis love their food and it is evident in their preparations. Your trip to Rajasthan is incomplete if you haven't experienced their scrumptious dishes”.
“Rajasthani Kadi, Besan Chakki, Dal-Bati, Dhungari Hui Chaach, Panchkoota, Guwar fali ki saag, Makki ki raab, Matar ki sabji, Ker Sangri, Badam ka Halwa, Gujia,Dal Bati Churma, Laal Maas, Mohan Maas, Dil Khushal, Gatte ki Khichdi, Gatte ka Pulao, Boondo Raita, Churma Ladoo, Mawa Kachori, Balushahi
are the most famous dishes from the state”.
“You can enjoy the culture and food here with Elephant Ride, Best Sun Shine Seen with “Desert Land”.