Rajasthan

Rajasthan In India

Rajasthan is famous for its glorious architecture, exciting, colourful culture, and stunning arts and handy crafts. Many palaces, forts, wonderful handicrafts, gardens, and deserts make Rajasthan in India very special for its visitors.

Rajasthan’s majestic palaces, forts and monuments retain the glory of the state. The state’s popular tourist destinations include Amer Fort, City Palace, Lake Pichola, Hawa Mahal, Archaeological Museum, Jaigarh Fort, and Jaipur Zoo to name a few! The exciting culture and iconic heritage captivate countless travellers from all over the world.

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Colourful Festivals

Rajasthan is a princely state, which is full of a variety of colourful festivals and fairs; a large number of visitors join here from India and overseas every year. Among the festivals are the Jaipur Literature Festival, Pushkar Fair, Jodhpur Flamenco & Gypsy Festival, Desert Festival, Jaipur Heritage International Festival, Urs at Ajmer, and Teej.

Try Rajasthani

No visit here is complete without shopping for Rajasthani clothes! The very colourful and attractive embroidery, prints, applique work made the clothes world famous. Rajasthan’s clothing and jewellery are so famous and attractive. Women of Rajasthan wear a long skirt called Ghaghra, Choli or Kurti (blouses and tops) with an Odhini. The Ghaghra is so pretty and colourful. The world’s largest centre for gemstone cutting and polishing is located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. Rajasthan in India has reserves of precious and semi-precious stones.

Do you know about Rajasthani Thali? Experience bliss when you eat a little bit of everything from the best that a cuisine can offer. A traditional Rajasthani Thali includes preparations of curries, pickles, special bread, and desserts.

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Amber Palace

Amber Palace is one of the most famous and is largely made up of a royal palace which is magnificently built from pale yellow and pink sandstone and white marble. It is the principal tourist attractions in Jaipur, the pink city of India and the capital of Rajasthan.

Chittorgarh Fort

This is the largest forts in India and World Heritage Site under the group Hill Forts of Rajasthan. Chittorgarh Fort has seven gates, two Stambha, three Palace, Temples, and Gaumukh Reservoir. It is also called Water Fort because of 84 water bodies.

Jaisalmer Fort

The Fort is one of the largest fully preserved fortified cities in the world and situated in Jaisalmer. Its massive yellow sandstone walls are a tawny lion colour during the day and fading to honey-gold as the sun sets. For this reason, it’s called Sonar Quila or Golden Fort.

Umaid Bhawan

The Umaid Bhawan is one of the world’s largest private residences in Jodhpur. It’s divided into a luxury Taj Palace Hotel and a Museum which build with golden-yellow sandstone and marble

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is the most distinctive landmark and one of the prominent tourist attractions in Jaipur city. The unique structure was constructed of red and pink sandst

Monsoon Palace

The Monsoon Palace, which built chiefly to watch the monsoon clouds, is a hilltop palatial residence in the city of Udaipur in Rajasthan. The Palace offers a panoramic view of the city, lakes, and Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary.

Great Wall of Kumbhalgarh

The second largest fort in Rajasthan, Kumbhalgarh Fort extend over 38 km, claimed to be the second-longest continuous wall after the Great Wall of China. This is a World Heritage Site included in top 6 Hill Forts of Rajasthan.

There are countless amazing and phenomenal places in Rajasthan such as Jal Mahal, Bada Bagh, Chand Baori, Mehrangarh Fort, Ranthambore Fort and many others. Rajasthan has a rich and colourful history making it one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. It is called a shopper’s paradise as well. This is famous for attractive designs of jewellery, clothes, textiles, semi-precious stones, handicrafts, delicious foods and many different things.

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