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Rajasthan, the "Incredible state of India", is the tagline used to describeĀ this remarkable Indian state. Formerly known as the land of kings, Rajasthan is the largest state which is located in northern India. Rajasthan is the epitome of history and culture, it's home to great deserts, ancient monuments, massive forts, great wildlife sanctuaries, and much more. Rajasthan has a unique flavor as it got a great mix of music, art, and dance with a true blend of royalty and honor. When talking about the places to visit in Rajasthan it becomes difficult to put one place below any other.

14 Best Places to Visit in Rajasthan:

  • Jaisalmer
  • Jaipur
  • Bikaner
  • Jodhpur
  • Udaipur
  • Mount Abu
  • Pushkar
  • Ajmer
  • City Palace, Jaipur
  • Hawa Mahal, Jaipur

Top National Parks in Rajasthan:

  • Ranthambore National Park
  • Desert National Park
  • Bharatpur National Park
  • Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

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Capital: Jaipur

Jaisalmer is widely known as "The Golden City" of India which is located in the western region of Rajasthan. Due to its golden sand dunes, the city goes with all golden theme which is reflected in the golden-yellow architecture of the city. Whether you want to create good memories or click great photos, this is a great place for everything. Jaisalmer is full of rich herit...

Popular as "The pink city" of India Jaipur is full of alluring wonders. Located in the eastern region of Rajasthan, Jaipur is part of the famous tourist circuits which form the Golden Triangle along with Delhi and Agra. With awesome people, museums, forts, gardens, and temples all around, this place is undoubtedly mesmerizing. Major attractions in Jaipur include Amer Fort, Jal Mahal, City Palace, Jaigarh Fort, Diggi Palace, Galtaji Temple, Birla Mandir, D...

Bikaner is a beautiful desert town located in the Heart of the Thar Desert In Rajasthan. You must have heard about the Bikaneri Bhujia, this is the place of its origin. If we talk of food, the Bikaner district is also known for Daal Bati Churma, Samosa, and other delicious items. Surrounded by the marvelous Thar Desert, it has a lot of beautiful places to visit like Junagarh Fort, Laxmi Niwas Palace, Rao Bikaji's Fort (the founder of the place), Karni Mat...

Jodhpur is also known as "The Sun City" and "The Blue City" of Rajasthan. Located in the Thar desert it is a huge city with an abundance of attractions, be it forts or palaces, food or people, every single thing here has its own charm. You must visit the Umaid Bhavan Palace Museum along with Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Mandore Garden, Chauhan's Art Gallery, and witness the beauty of it.

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Everyone visits Udaipur at least once if they go to Rajasthan and the major reason behind it is the royalty, the culture, and the architecture of the place. Popularly known as 'the city of lakes' Udaipur is a true gem of Rajasthan. The major places of attraction here are Pichola Lake, City Palace, Vintage Car Museum, Fateh Sagar Lake, Doodh Talai Musical Garden, Bada Mahal, Hathi Pol Bazar, Marvel Water Park, Kumbhalgarh Fort, Jagdish Temple, Jaisamand La...

If you haven't been to Mount Abu till now then you must pack your bags and visit this place. Mount Abu is a great vacation and tourist spot full of greenery and pleasant weather. It has a lot of waterfalls, hill stations, forests and rivers which will help you relax and enjoy every moment of your time. Also, the climate is very good and calm. Must visit in Mount Abu include Sunset Point, Nakki Lake, Dilwara Temple, etc.

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Located in the center of Rajasthan, Pushkar is a pilgrimage town that has a spiritual vibe & a divine atmosphere and the major reason behind this is the collection of temples present here. You should definitely visit Brahma Temple, Varaha Temple, Rangji Temple, Man Mahal, Pushkar Lake, etc to experience the calmness and divinity of Pushkar. It is also famous for some great annual fairs and festivals like Pushkar Camel Fair, Nagaur Fair, Tejaji Fair, H...

How can one talk about Rajasthan and not of Ajmer, which is a complete collection of joy. Whether you want to do shopping or capture some picturesque views on heritage sites or have lovely food, you must visit Ajmer. In terms of shopping, visit Naya Bazaar, Dargah Bazaar, Mahila Mandi, Churi Bazaar, Urban Haat Bazaar and for great food, try Ghewar, Dal Baati Churma, Rajasthani Pulao, etc. Don't forget to witness some glorious sites, look up to Dargah Shar...

The City Palace of Jaipur is one of the popular tourist destinations in Rajasthan. The marvelous palace has great architecture containing many gardens, buildings, temples, etc. All the buildings and the gates are beautifully designed and have rich architecture. It has a mixture of Rajputi style, European and Mughal style architecture. As there are four gates, they are designed on the basis of four main seasons. Like, Rose Gate portrays the winter season w...

The most popular of all the places in Jaipur, Rajasthan is the Hawa Mahal. The name basically means the palace of winds is built beautifully with pink and red sandstone and is highly recommended by the locals of Jaipur. Located near to City Palace, the great architecture and beautiful carvings of this place will take your breath away. The front part is majorly designed like a crown's shape. It is said that it was because Sawai Pratap Singh wanted it to be...

India has a wide variety of national parks and Ranthambore National Park is one of them. It is located in Sawai, Madhopur, Rajasthan. Started mainly as a Tiger reserve sanctuary, today it has many kinds of animals like Bengal Tiger, Hyena, Wild Boar, Mugger Mugger Crocodile, Indian Leopard, largest Banyan trees, many birds, etc.

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The Desert National Park is home to several birds, animals, and other creatures. It is located in the Barmer and Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan. Animals like Bengal Fox, Wolf, Desert Fox, Hedgehog are present here. But the greatest attraction of all is the great Indian Bustard bird. Although it is an endangered bird but is present in fair numbers here. Other birds include Vultures, Eagles, Buzzards, etc. The park also has lots of fossils of animals like ...

Have you ever wondered why are national parks a major tourist attraction? It is because people visit it often to witness wildlife and nature. Bharatpur national park is one such national park. It is located in Bharatpur, Rajasthan. There are more than 200 species of birds present here and a good amount of animals too. Today, it is known as Keoladeo Ghana National Park. It has been declared as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

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Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary is mostly a Tiger reserve area. It is located in Alwar, Rajasthan, and houses a great number of animals and birds like Leopard, Jungle Cat, Wild Boar, Rhesus Macaque, Gray Langurs, Mongoose, Gray Partridge, Kingfisher, Sandgrouse, Woodpecker, Bush Quail, Indian Eagle-Owl, etc. The habitat here is lush green and peaceful. Today, it has become a good tourist spot.

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Jaipur
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Bikaner
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Mount Abu
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Pushkar
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City Palace, Jaipur
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Hawa Mahal, Jaipur
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Bharatpur National Park
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Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

View States Nearby Rajasthan

1. Delhi
2. Gujarat
3. Punjab
4. Haryana
5. Madhya Pradesh
6. Uttar Pradesh
7. Maharashtra
8. Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu

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