Jodhpur is the second largest city in the state of Rajasthan. It is located 335 kms from Jaipur and 200 kms from the city of Ajmer. Jodhpur is a popular tourist attraction destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar Desert.
Our tourist attraction has never been confined, and widened to across lands and seas, bringing in travel lovers from around the world. We allow the best way to relax while you explore through the colourful lands of in and around Jodhpur . "The city is known as the "Sun City" for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all year. It is also referred to as the "Blue City" due to the blue-painted houses around the Mehrangarh Fort. The old city circles the fort and is bounded by a wall with several gates.
Mehrangarh Fort is one of the largest forts in India. The fort is situated 400 feet (122 m) above the city and is enclosed by imposing thick walls. Inside its boundaries there are several palaces known for their intricate carvings and expansive courtyards.
Umaid Bhawan Palace was called Chittar Palace during its construction due to use of stones commonly known as Chittar in the building. Ground for the foundations of the building was broken on 18 November 1929 by erstwhile Maharaja Umaid Singh and the construction work was completed in 1943. The Palace was built to provide employment to thousands of people during the time of famine. The palace is divided into three functional parts – a luxury Taj Palace Hotel, the residence of the erstwhile royal family, and a Museum focusing on the 20th century history of the Jodhpur Royal Family.
The Jaswant Thada, is an architectural landmark of Jodhpur which is a white marble memorial built by Maharaja Sardar Singh of Jodhpur State in 1899 in memory of his father, Maharaja Jaswant Singh.
Known for their true love for nature and animals, Bishnoi’s area community which still preserves the good old ways of living. There are quite a few villagers to visit including The Shepherds Village, Gudha Village, Salawas (weavers Village), Kankani (Block Printers village).
Located close to the Mehrangarh Fort, and maintained by Mehrangarh Trust, this park is a great initiative to restore the native biodiversity of the area. The trails are well designed to walk across the park and there are passionate and knowledgeable guides to show you the eco-friendly park. An interesting place for nature lovers.
At 10KM distance from the Jodhpur city, Mandore Fort was the abode of royal family before Mehrangarh Fort. Although now in ruined state, it boasts of architectural finesse of erstwhile Marwar.
It is about 1km from Kaylana Lake. It is a must see place for Kids and those who are interested in wildlife.
This is a garden maintained on a rock with a beautiful view of the city. The best place for seeing sunset in Jodhpur City.
If you need time with yourself, this may be the best place to visit. Kaylana lake is a calm, picturesque place on the outskirts of Jodhpur.