Rajasthan Travel Guide

Rajasthan, the land of kings, is India’s largest state by area, located in the northwestern part of the country. The majority of the area is covered by Thar Desert (The Great Indian Desert) making it the only state in India with a hot desert. Rajasthan is famous for its rich heritage since it has had human settlements in and around the area for thousands of years. The ruins of the Indus Valley Civilization at Kalibanga are proof of it. Stone Age tools dating from 5000 to 200000 years of age were found in parts of Bundi and Bhilwara. Apart from that, Rajasthan is the land of kings as many kings have ruled over different provinces for thousands of years. The Rajputs, Gurjars, Jats, Meenas, Rajpurohit and many more local clans have ruled for centuries. Foreign invaders have also had their share of ruling the provinces when in power. All this gives different flavors to the state of Rajasthan and makes it a land of Forts and Palaces.

Maharana Pratap Singh, Hemu, Rana Sangha and Suraj Mahal are few of the famous rulers who have graced the state with their presence. With so much to show, Rajasthan is a favorite among tourists to visit and stay. Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner and many more cities are famous for their grand Palaces and Forts adorned with intricate designs, beautiful frescos and ancient Indian art. The state has its own flavor with its unique folk dances and music, local cuisines and streets filled with color and people in tradition attires. Jaipur City Palace, Mehrangarh Fort, Chittor Fort, Hawa Mahal and Jaisalmer Fort are a few of the numerous monuments that the state has to offer. The state has a lot of historical Jain temples as well as Hindu temples.

Desert nights at Jaisalmer is an experience that one cannot forget in their lives. The beautiful sand dunes, the camel rides and the exquisite starry night are too incredible to be true. The jungle safari at Ranthambore is another experience that has a lot to offer with its wide variety of flora and fauna. Rajasthan is truly a state that has a lot to offer with its great blend of history, nature, culture, architecture and modern lifestyle. Looking for Rajasthan Tours, let us take that opportunity and give you several options to choose one of them and go ahead and enjoy the tirp.

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