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Best Places to Visit in Rajasthan

Besides the curlicue mustaches, brightly hued turbans and heavy silver ornaments, Rajasthan is about massive hill forts, gleaming palaces, marvelous temples & religious places, museums, art galleries and vibrant bazaars. The cultural potpourri and the decadence of a bygone era of Rajasthan when it was Rajputana, ruled by several warrior princes, are best witnessed and relived by visiting the these attractions in Rajasthan at some of the 12 best places to visit in Rajasthan.

Ready for Rajasthan Holidays? Here's a list of the best places in Rajasthan to visit for a family and friend vacation in India 2020

1. Jaipur - The Pink City

Heritage city Jaipur is home to the beautiful Amber Fort, City Palace, and many other tourist attractions. The best tourist places in Jaipur also include cultural hubs and colorful markets in the city such as Chokhi Dhani, Bapu Bazar etc. The capital of Rajasthan is also ideal for a weekend trip from Delhi. Get the details of Jaipur Travel Guide here.

How to Reach Jaipur

An international airport, railway junction, and well-maintained roads connect Jaipur to all the major cities in India in the most convenient way.. Know the complete details on how to reach Jaipur from the major cities of India.

Best Time to Visit Jaipur

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. It is best time for Foreigners and as well as for Indian Tourists also. Get detailed information on months and seasonwise best time to visit Jaipur here.

2. Jodhpur - The Blue City

Due to its sunny weather the city is known as Sun City and the blue houses named Jodhpur as Blue City. Jodhpur is also one of the best places to experience the royal Rajasthan. Visiting the Mehrangarh Fort and other places to visit, and know about Best things to do in Jodhpur. Get the details of Jodhpur Travel Guide here.

How to reach Jodhpur

With its own domestic airport and railway junction, Jodhpur is well connected to all major cities in India. Also, well-maintained roads connect Jodhpur to the neighboring cities by bus and car. Know the complete details on how to reach Jodhpur from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Jodhpur

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. It is best time for Foreigners and as well as for Indian Tourists also. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to Go Jodhpur here.

3. Udaipur -The city of lakes

Unarguably one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan, Udaipur is home to Lake Pichola. Enjoy boating, shopping, and sightseeing during a romantic holiday in Udaipur. City Palace, Jag Mandir, Monsoon Palace, etc. are the prime attractions in Udaipur. Get the details of Udaipur Travel Guide here.

How to reach Udaipur

You can reach Udaipur from other cities in India by all the three travel modes air, rail, and road. The city has its own airport and railway station and well-maintained road connect Udaipur to the neighboring cities. Know the complete details on how to reach Udaipur from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Udaipur

In the winter season from September to March is best time to visit Udaipur becuase the climate is pleasant. It is best time for Foreigners and as well as for Indian Tourists also. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to go Udaipur here.

4. Jaisalmer - The Golden City

Exciting sand dunes, beautiful forts, and lively culture are what make Jaisalmer one of the best winter destinations in India. While desert safari in Jaisalmer is the prime tourist attraction, visiting the forts and palaces should be included in the list of things to do in Jaisalmer. Get the details of Jaisalmer Travel Guide here.

How to reach Jaisalmer

Direct trains reach Jaisalmer from other cities in India. Nearby cities are connected by a well-maintained network of roads. The nearest airport is at Jodhpur which is located 300 Km from Jaisalmer. Know the complete details on how to reach Jaisalmer from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Jaisalmer

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit Jaisalmer becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to go Jaisalmer here.

5. Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary - Bird Watcher's Paradise

Also known as Keoladeo National Park, it is the largest Bird Reserve in India and also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The national park is ideal for bird watching and jungle safari during a family vacation in Rajasthan. Get the details on Bharatpur Travel Guide here.

How to reach Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

The Nearest airport to Bharatpur bird sanctuary is Agra located 54 km away. The Bharatpur railway junction make it the most convenient way to reach the place. Also, Bharatpur is also well connected by road with neighboring cities. Know the complete details on how to reach Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit Bharatpur becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to go Bharatpur here.

6. Ajmer - The shrine of Sufi saint Moinuddin Chishti

Popular for the Dargah Sharif, Ajmer is one of the best tourist places in Rajasthan. Qawwali at Dargah Sharif, Ana Sagar Lake, and Naag Pathar mountain range that separates Ajmer from the Thar deserts are the best tourist attraction of Ajmer. Get the details on Ajmer Travel Guide here.

How to Reach Ajmer

Sanganer Airport in Jaipur is the nearest airport from Ajmer located 135 Km away. The place is well connected by road and rail with other cities in India. Know the complete details on how to reach Ajmer from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Ajmer

In the winter season from July to September is best time to visit  becuase the climate is pleasant. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to visit Ajmer here.

7. Pushkar- The sacred city of Rajasthan

The city is known for the world-famous Pushkar Camel Fair. Boating in Pushkar Lake, camel fair, Brahma temple are the prime tourist attractions in Pushkar. Pushkar is one of the oldest and most popular Hindu pilgrimages in India. Get the details on Pushkar Travel Guide here.

How to reach Pushkar

The nearest airport to Pushkar is Jaipur airport. You can cover 135 Km distance from Jaipur to Pushkar by cab or regular bus. You can also reach Pushkar by rail. The nearest railway station is at Ajmer which is only 11 Km away from Pushkar. Know the complete details on how to reach Pushkar from the major cities of Rajasthan.

Best Time to Visit Pushkar

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. Get detailed information on months and season wise best time to visit Pushkar here.

8. Ranthambore National Park - Home to the Royal Bengal Tigers

One of the major tourist destinations in Rajasthan, Ranthambore National Park is famous for tiger safari and wildlife photography. From November to March, it is the best time to enjoy the jungle safari and jeep safari in Ranthambore National Park. Get to know there detailed tourism guide on Ranthambore National Park

How to reach Ranthambore National Park

The nearest railway station is at Sawai Madhopur which is 13 Km away from Ranthambore.The nearest airport is Jaipur International Airport from where you can hire a cab to reach the park. You can reach Ranthambore by road from Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Jodhpur, Kota, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Ajmer, etc. Know the complete detailed on how to reach Ranthambore National Park from the major cities of Rajasthan as well as cities of India.

Best Time to Visit Ranthambore Park

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit Ranthambore becuase the climate is pleasant. Get detailed information on months and season-wise best time to Go Ranthambore National Park here.

9. Sariska Tiger Reserve - Home to the Aravali wildlife

One of the best places to visit in Rajasthan with family, Sariska National Park is home to tigers, leopards, crocodiles, etc. Monsoon is the best time to visit Sariska Tiger Reserve when you can spot the royal species in a playful mood. Sariska is also ideal for a weekend trip from Delhi. Get to know here a detailed guide on Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary.

How to reach Sariska Tiger Reserve

Alwar is the nearest railway station, located at a distance of 35 km from Sariska. The nearest airport to Sariska is Jaipur Airport located at a distance of 180 km. There is also proper road connectivity available to reach Sariska. Get the complete detailed on how to reach sariska tiger reserve from the major cities of rajasthan as well as cities of India.

Best Time to Visit Sariska Tiger Reserve

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit saroska tiger reserve becuase the climate is pleasant at that time.

10. Mandawa

It is a part of the Shekhawati region and also home to incredible forts and palaces. Murmuria Haveli is regarded as one of the most beautiful palaces in Rajasthan.  Know the tourist places in Mandawa with Indianholiday.

How to reach Mandawa

You can reach Mandawa from Jaipur, Bikaner and Udaipur by road. The nearest airport is Jaipur International Airport located at a distance of 168 Km and the nearest railway station is Jhunjhunu rail station. Get the complete detailed on how to reach Mandawa from the major cities of Rajasthan, India.

Best Time to Visit Mandawa

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit Mandawa becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. Get detailed information on months and season-wise best time to visit Mandawa.

11. Mount Abu - Hill station of Rajasthan

This is the only hill station in Rajasthan surrounded by the Aravali range. Travelers get relief from the scorching heat of Rajasthan amid the splendor nature of Mount Abu. Dilwara Jain Temples, Nakki Lake, Peace Park, Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary, etc. are the major tourist attractions in Mount Abu. know more places to visit in mount abu.

How to reach Mount Abu

Frequent state-run as well as private buses offer scenic journey to Mount Abu from other cities in Rajasthan. Abu railway station at 28 Km is the nearest railway station while the nearest airport to Mount Abu is in Udaipur. Get the detailed tourism information how to reach Mount Abu.

Best Time to Visit Mount Abu

In the winter season from October to March is best time to visit Mandawa becuase the climate is pleasant at that time. Get detailed information on months and season-wise best time to visit Mount Abu.

12. Shekhawati - The land of fairy tale

Stunning havelis and royal mansions make the place wanderer’s paradise. Every beautiful palace has a legendary story to tell you. Art, mythology, and wildlife are the prime attractions in Shekhawati. Visit Lachhmangarh Fort, Badalgarh Fort, Chirawa, Harsh Nath Temple, Mandawa, etc. during your trip to Shekhawati. Know more Detailed Travel guide of shekhawati with Indianvholiday. 

How to reach Shekhawati

Reaching Shekhawati is easiest from Jaipur and Bikaner by train. The nearest airport is Jaipur international airport. Direct buses run from Delhi and Jaipur to Shekhawati.


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