Hey readers…how you guys doing?.. I’m hoping you are well and good. so spring season is on the way..what are you planning for this season?..any idea?.. if not, then no fear I’m here.do you guys ever visit Rajasthan? If your answer is no, then I’m here for you. Let’s plan a trip for Rajasthan. But before we go ahead we should know more about Rajasthan. So get ready to know this beautiful state of India i.e. RAJASTHAN.
Rajasthan is a state in northern India. The word “RAJASTHAN” means “Land of Kings”. Rajasthan comes under one of the famous tourist attraction places in India. The best things that make this place different from other states are that its custom culture colors, majestic forts and palaces, folk dance and music, sand dunes, and beautiful Havelis (Mansion).
The famous dishes in Rajasthan were- Bajre ki roti (millet bread) and Lahsun ki chutney (hot garlic paste), Alwar ka mawa (Milk cake), and many other dishes are there. Rajasthan is also famous for its traditional, colorful art. Its major festivals are Deepawali (Diwali), Holi, Gangur, Teej, Makar Sankranti, Janmashtami etc.. so it’s time to know more about the places that we can visit in Rajasthan. Here is the list.
- 1 BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN RAJASTHAN:
- 1.1 1. JAIPUR:
- 1.2 2. UDAIPUR: CITY OF PALACE
- 1.3 3. MOUNT ABU: SHIMLA OF RAJASTHAN
- 1.4 4. JODHPUR: BLUE CITY
- 1.5 5. JAISALMER: GOLDEN CITY
- 1.6 6. AJMER: THE CITY OF UNITY
- 1.7 7. BIKANER:
- 1.8 8. PUSHKAR:
- 1.9 9. CHITTORGARH:
- 1.10 10. Alwar:
- 1.11 11. BUNDI:
- 1.12 12. FATEHPUR:
- 1.13 13. KUMBHALGARH:
- 1.14 14. BHARATPUR NATIONAL PARK:
- 1.15 15. DESERT NATIONAL PARK:
- 1.16 Places to visit in Rajasthan Video
- 1.17 Related
BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN RAJASTHAN:
- Mount Abu
- Bharatpur National Park
- Desert National Park
This is the first place that we are going to explore. Jaipur is also known as Pink city, due to the eye-catching colour scheme of its building.it is the capital and largest city of Rajasthan. It is located 268 km from New Delhi. Jaipur was founded in 1727by the Rajput ruler. Jaipur is considered the popular tourist places in India.
Okay so let’s not waste time, the places where you can visit in Jaipur are Amber Fort and Palace, Nahargarh fort, city palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal, Amber fort, Albert Hall Museum and many other places that you can visit.
Okay now let’s know the famous food that you can eat in Jaipur were-Laal Maans, Penne Pasta & Cheese Cake, Daal Baluchi and many other dishes that you can taste in Jaipur.
2. UDAIPUR: CITY OF PALACE
We already got a glance at Jaipur, now we are going to explore another famous place in Rajasthan i.e. Udaipur it is also known as the “city of the palace”. Udaipur is generally known as the city of lakes, due to its sophisticated lake system. This city is located in the southernmost part of Rajasthan, near the Gujarat border. This place is famous for its history, culture and scenic location.
The places that you can visit in Udaipur were- Udaipur City Palace, Lake Palace, Jagmandir, Jagdish Temple, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Sajjangarh Palace and many other places that you can visit in Udaipur.
The food which is famous in Udaipur were – Dal Bati Churma, Gatte ki Sabji (Gatta Curry), Kadhi Pakora, Banjara Murgh (Nomadic Chicken Curry), Ker Sangri and many other dishes that you can try in this place which is so delicious. You should try all this stuff, it’s very tasty.
3. MOUNT ABU: SHIMLA OF RAJASTHAN
After visiting all these cities now it’s time for a hill station. Yes, you guessed right, now I’m going to tell you more about a hill station named Mount Abu in Rajasthan, it is believed that Mount Abu is a Shimla of Rajasthan.
Mount Abu town is the only hill station in the Aravalli range in Pindwara, Rajasthan. This is the home of several Hindu temples including Adhar Devi temple and Jain temples including Dilwara temple. you can also visit the Achalgarh fort, which is built in the 14th century by Kumbha of Mewar. In other words, we can say that Mount Abu is famous for its temples. So make sure you don’t miss this hill station.
4. JODHPUR: BLUE CITY
So after visiting the hill station the next place we are going to explore is jodhpur. Jodhpur is also known as a Blue city as the houses are painted with blue colour in the old area of the city. It is the second-largest city in Rajasthan and officially the second metropolitan city of the state. jodhpur is generally famous for its Palaces, Forts and Temples.
The places that you can visit in Jodhpur were – Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Tada, Mandore Gardens, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Flying Fox, The Ghanta Ghar, and other different places that you can visit in Jodhpur.
The dishes that you must try in Jodhpur were- Bajre Ki Khichdi, Kalakand, Dal-Bati Churma, Mawa ki Kachori, Ghewar, Mirchi Bada, Makhaniya Lassi, Pyaz Ki Kachori and Doodh Laddoo as some of the famous dishes in Jodhpur.
5. JAISALMER: GOLDEN CITY
The next famous city that you can visit in Rajasthan is Jaisalmer, which is known as a golden city as the yellow sandstone used in the architecture of both the fort and town. by the way, Jaisalmer means the hill fort of Jaisal. Jaisalmer is generally famous for forts, heritage and museums.
The places that you can visit in Jaisalmer were- Jaisalmer Fort, Desert Safaris, Kuldhara Village, Jain Temples, Desert National park, Gadisar Lake and many other places that you can visit in Jaisalmer. So have some fun with the golden city.
Ohh yeah, the famous dishes in Jaisalmer were-Mutton Saag, Gatte ki Sabzi, Murg-e- subz, Makhania Lassi, Pyaaz ki Kachori, Dal Baati Choorma, The Beans Espresso Coffee and many other dishes that you can taste in Jaisalmer.
6. AJMER: THE CITY OF UNITY
Okay, everyone, after visiting Jaisalmer now it’s time to visit another city in Rajasthan called Ajmer which is also known as the city of UNITY. Ajmer is considered one of the major and oldest cities in Rajasthan. It is located in the centre of Rajasthan and it is believed that it is the home of Ajmer Sharif shrine(mandir). This place is surrounded by the Aravalli mountains which increases its beauty.
It’s time to explore Ajmer city, I mean let’s know what are the places that you can visit in Ajmer -Ajmer Sharif Dargah, Ana Sagar, Adhai Din ka Jhopara, Akbar’s palace, Nareli Jain temple, Clock Tower are the places that you can enjoy with your love ones.
I know you are hungry, let’s know some famous food in Ajmer -Sohan Halwa, Kadi Kachori, Gajak, Kebabs, Chaat, Samosa, and Kadi-Bhujje are the famous food so that you can enjoy these dishes with your full satisfaction.
Another famous city in Rajasthan in Bikaner, which is northwest of the state of Rajasthan and this place is located 330 km northwest of the state capital, Jaipur. This place is founded by Rao Bika in 1488 CE, this place is considered one of the most attractive tourist places in India.
The places that you can visit in Bikaner were- Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace, Rao Bikaji’s Fort, Karni Mata Temple, Mukam Bishnoi Temple, Laxminath Temple, and Bhandasar Jain Temple.
This place is famous for its dishes like- Bikaneri bhujia, Bajre ki roti (Chapati made up of Pearl Millet flour), Dal baati Churma, Ghevar, Halvas, and many other dishes that will make you mouth-watering.
Okay so in Ajmer district you can visit another popular city called Pushkar, which is located about 10km northwest of Ajmer and about 150km southwest of Jaipur. we can say that Pushkar is a pilgrim site for Hindus and Sikhs, which has many temples, make sure you visit this city so that you can be blessed by gods. Pushkar is famous for its annual fair (Pushkar camel fair) which is featured by a trading fete (Utsav) of cattle, horses, and camels.
The places where you can visit Pushkar were-Pushkar Lake, Brahma Temple, Varah Temple, Man Mahal, Rangji Temple, Savitri Temple, Gurudwara Singh Sabha, Naga Pahar, so I’m hoping I can see you in these places.
Now it’s time to eat something, so here are the foods that you can taste- Kachori, Samosa, Poha, Parathas, Dal Bati Churma, Malpua, Jalebis. I know you guys can’t wait to taste this, so let’s go and have some jalebis and Malpua.
After visiting Pushkar, we are going to explore Chittorgarh, which is famous for its fort.it is a major city in Rajasthan state of western India, it lies on the banks of river Gambhiri and berach. As I said earlier that, this city is home to Chittor fort, which is the largest fort in India and Asia. Chittor Fort is also has been the land of worship for Meera, it is also famous as Panna Devi.
I know you guys wanted to know the places you can visit in Chittorgarh so here the place-Chittorgarh Fort, Kalika Mata Temple, Vijay Stambh, Kirti Stambh, Rana Kumbha’s Palace, Rani Padmini’s Palace. enjoy your day with these places.
Okay, now visiting all this place now you guys might be hungry, so without wasting time let’s move to fill our stomach with these foods- Lal Maas, Mohan Maas, Gatte ki Khichdi, Badam Halwa, Bajra Puri, and Mawa Kachori. so don’t waste your time in thinking, get the taste of Chittorgarh.
After visiting all the above-mentioned places, if you are still not satisfied then, here it is another city that you can visit. Alwar is located 150km north of Jaipur and 150km south of Delhi. Alwar is famous for its forts, lakes, and natural reserve.
The places where you can visit in Alwar were-Fairy Queen, Bala Qila, City Palace, Moosi Maharani ki Chhatri, Sariska Tiger Reserve, Bhangarh Fort, Ashoka’s Buddhist stupa, Hill Fort Kesroli, and Bharthari Temple. The places which I mentioned above are very mysterious and a bit haunted, so if you want some paranormal things on your trip then you should visit these places.
Of course, it’s time for some food so I’m not wasting time, here is the famous food you can experience in Alwar – Mirchi Vada, Gatte ki Sabzi, Chicken Masala, Kachori, Doodh Laddoo, Jhajhariya, Milk Cake or Kalakand, Sohan Halwa, Patisa, Mawa Sweets, Moti Chur Laddu, Kaju Barfi. Enjoy your delicious meals.
Till now we have visited the city, for a change we are going to visit a town named Bundi. Bundi is a small town with narrow lanes of Brahmin-blue houses with various temples. Bundi has fabulous step-walls, a clean lake, and beautiful bazaars.
Without wasting time let’s find out what are the place that you can visit in Bundi- Taragarh Fort, Moti Mahal, The Badal Mahal, The Garh Palace, Sukh Mahal, Bhoraji-ka-Kund, Nawal Sagar Lake are the places that you can explore.
I hope you guys visit this beautiful town so that you can be familiar with the culture of Rajasthan.
I know you enjoyed the last town i.e. Bundi, so for you, I’m going to tell you about one more town named Fatehpur, which is located in the Sikar district of Rajasthan. Fatehpur is an ancient town, it is an important part of the Shekhawat region. Fatehpur is famous for its art and culture.
The places that you can visit in Fatehpur were- Nadine cultural center, Dholi Sati Dadi Mandir, Dwarkadheesh Temple, Jagannath Singhania Haveli, and Sitaram Kedia ki Haveli. I hope you enjoyed the ancient mansion in Fatehpur.
Kumbhalgarh is also a town situated in the westerly range of Aravalli hills, near Udaipur of Rajasthan. Kumbhalgarh is generally famous for its majestic monuments, wildlife sanctuary and it is also famous for its gigantic snake-like fortress name Kumbhalgarh fort. You must visit this fort for mind-blowing selfies.
The places that you can enjoy in Kumbhalgarh were-Kumbhalgarh Fort, Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, Badal Mahal, Mammadev Temple, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Vedi Temple, Parshuram Temple, Muchhal Mahavir Temple, Ranakpur, and much more places that you can explore. Make sure you don’t miss this opportunity for witnessing these magical temples.
14. BHARATPUR NATIONAL PARK:
By visiting all these towns and cities, you guys might be bored, so let’s explore something else..how about a park? Let’s go then, I’m going to tell you about one of the famous national parks called Bharatpur national park.
Bharatpur national park is formally called Keoladeo National Park, it is a bird sanctuary, which is famous for its collection of more than 270 species of birds, because of this reason it is one of the most attractive tourist places in Rajasthan.
You can witness different species while walking and cycling. There is a sunrise point where you can enjoy the view of the sun and I think it is the best time to take pictures of birds and selfies with your loved ones.
15. DESERT NATIONAL PARK:
Let’s visit another national park named Desert National Park, which is located near the towns of Jaisalmer and Barmer.it is believed an excellent example of the ecosystem of the Thar Desert. it is one of the largest national parks, which covers an area of 3162km2.
This park is heaven for Migratory and resident birds of the desert. if you are lucky then you can witness Indian Desert Jird, Indian fox, and Chinkara all these are various animals that you can see there.
So here it is the end of the trip.. I hope you guys enjoyed the Lands of kings i.e. Rajasthan. And I’m also hoping that you have taken maximum pictures of various mansions, forts and also satisfied your empty stomach with various delicious foods and dishes of Rajasthan.
see you later guys..till then enjoy your vacation, keep growing and keep loving. GOOD DAY.
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