Rajasthan is called the desert state of India. In the olden days it was a collection of princely kingdoms. It is situated in the northern part of India. The southern part of Rajasthan is from the Gulf of Kutch and to the Arabian Sea. The north-western region which covers almost two thirds of the state is filled with sand dunes. The places that make up this area are Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and a few parts of Jhunjhunu districts form this region. The eastern region is the fertile part of the state. The prospect of travelling to Rajasthan is very exciting and Rajasthan Travel Guide makes it even more exciting.
Known for its historical monuments, sand dunes, and culture, Rajasthan tour is a very interesting option for people interested in travelling. Many private and Government of Rajasthan offer exciting Rajasthan travel package. The popular places to cover on Rajasthan holidays are Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, and Udaipur. Some of the few popular Rajasthan tour package are The Wild Life tour, Heritage Tour, Exotic Tour and Royal tour.
The Heritage Tour is for people who are interested in history. All the famous forts of Rajasthan like the famous Junagarh fort, Lal garh fort, Ganga golden jubilee museum, Camel research farm, Deshnok Karni Mata temple, Lakshminath temple which is one of the oldest temples in Rajasthan are covered. The famous Kolayatji is also a pilgrim spot that interests most people.
The Havelis in Jaisalmer like the Manak Chowk and Havelis, Nathmalji-ki-Haveli, Patwon – ki – Haveli, Salim Singh – ki – Haveli etc are the most elaborate and famous havelis of Rajasthan. They are also the oldest and are known for their exceptional architecture and carvings. The miniature paintings and the murals are a feast to the eye.
Mehrangarh fort is one of the most majestic forts in Jodhpur which is known for its amazing collection of palanquins, musical instruments and miniature paintings, and furniture. Jaswant Thada and the Umaid Bhavan Palace are also well known for their architectural splendor. Pink Palace or the Hawa Mahal is famous all over the world. Amber Palace and City Palace of Jaipur are also places that cannot be missed. Amber palace takes you back to the days of the Maharajahs with its big courtyards and beautiful halls.
Rajasthan is famous for its Pushkar Mela, elephant rides at Jaipur and the famous of all –Ranthambore National Park. The Ranthambore Sanctuary has a large number of Sambhar, Chinkara, Wild Boar, and Peafowls.
The Camel Safari, Sand Safari, and the bird tour are an interesting part of the Rajasthan tour. Rajasthan holidays are something every person should not miss if given an opportunity to visit. It offers something for everybody. From sand dunes to palaces, wildlife to shopping, Rajasthan is really a delight not to be missed.