What would be more famous than Rajasthan in India. It is most popular tourist destination for Indian and for forign tourist as well. And it would not be wrong if I say India is famous for Rajasthan throughout the world. Every Rajasthani must be proud of their, tradition, its History, Culture, Music, cuisine, Great Thar desert and so many things. It is Rajasthan, which make India a culturally rich country. Not only Rajasthani, but all Indian feel proud that India has such a wonderful state.
Literal meaning of Rajasthan is place of King. It have accommodated so much treasure inside, make itself King of all state. It is biggest and western most state of India sharing border with Pakistan. It also features ruins of early civilization “Indus Valley Civilization” at Kalibanga .
Rajasthan is famous for its forts, palaces, carved temples, and decorated Havelis , which were built by Rajput kings. Every place have its own stories. Here, in Rajasthan you can feel that glorious history. Exploring one place to other is like you are turning pages in history book. It make you realize that you are living in that Era.
When I had a dream about travelling, This King's state was on the top of list. Really, it has so much to offer that even a month is not enough to grab it all.
Place to explore in Rajasthan :
Jaipur: It belongs to the tourist Golden Triangle of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. Major tourist attraction: Amer fort, Jaigarh fort, Nahargarh fort, Hawa Mahal , Jantar-Mantar and many more place.
Bikaner : Famous for its Namkeen & Sweets brand. Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace, Lalgarh, Bikaner Camel Research Center are major tourist point.
Jaisalmer : Named as Golden city, as all the building made from yellow sand stone found in that region. Jisalmer/Golden Fort, Camel safari at Sam sand dunes, Decorated Havelies, Gadhisar lake.
Jodhpur : Jodhpur is biggest city of Rajasthan, Mahrangarh fort is most musculin fort. Jaswant Tada, world famous Umaid Bhawan Palace where royal family reside these days in one part , and rest is used for Hotel.
Udaypur : White city famous for palace in water body, it is lake city of Rajasthan.
Kumbhalgarh : Birth place of Maharana Partap, Kumbhalgarh fort have around 25 km of wall some time it is also called "China wall of India"in India.
Chittorgarh : Chittor Fort thrice was mentioned in history for the Jauhar (self-immolation of ladies to avoid capture, enslavement and rape by invaders ). This is also the biggest fort of India.
Ajmer :Ajmer is surrounded by the Aravalli Mountains. It is a pilgrimage centre for the shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti
Pushkar : It is 11 km from Ajmer, an ancient Hindu pilgrimage city, famous for the temple of Brahma
Alwar : Bhangarh palace in Alwar is 4th most haunted palace in the the world & Asia's 1st most haunted palace.