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Top 5 must visits in Rajasthan - “The Land of Kings”

‘RAJASTHAN’ by  the name itself we get glimpse of royalty. Rajasthan is also known as “The Land of Kings”.We know a lot of mighty rajput rulers have ruled over Rajasthan and my their mighty monuments has added to its rich heritage and culture.Rajasthan being a large state houses numerous forts and cities that are visit worthy.The forts and monuments of rajasthan provide the experience of a lifetime to its viewers.

If we talk about the great art of Rajasthan we get Maru gujara art which developed in the sixteenth century,Rajasthan is rich in art.One must visit Rajasthan to indulge in its rich heritage the old monuments are preserved well to give us the old rajputana feel.
If one wants to enjoy the summer of Rajasthan then they must visit April to June  when the temperature ranges between 24 degree centigrade and 45 degree centigrade.If one wants to enjoy the monsoon of Rajasthan then they must visit July to September  when the temperature ranges between 21 degree centigrade and 35 degree centigrade.If one wants to enjoy the winter of Rajasthan then they must visit October to March  when the temperature ranges between 10 degree centigrade and 27 degree centigrade.

1.Jaipur,The Pink City

Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and also the largest city of India.This city was founded by Maharaja Sawai jai Singh in 1727.Jaipur is known as the Pink City due to the dominant color schemes of its buildings.Jaipur is well connected to other cities-Jaipur is a popular tourist spot of India and forms a part of the Golden Triangle.It also serves as the gateway to other tourist destinations such as Jaisalmer,Jodhpur,Udaipur and Mount Abu.The major attractions of jaipur are Amer fort, City Palace,Jantar Mantar,Hawa Mahal.

2.Jodhpur,The Blue City

Jodhpur  is the second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan and the second metropolitan city of the state.It was previously the seat of a princely state Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts and temples, set in the stark landscape of the Thar Desert to attract tourists from different corners of the world. The major attractions of Jodhpur are Mehrangarh,Umaid Bhawan Palace,Jaswant Thada,Gangapur.

 3. Jaisalmer,The Golden City

Once known as Jaisalmer state it is a World Heritage Site. The town stands on a ridge of yellowish sandstone, and is crowned by the ancient Jaisalmer Fort.The fort contains several jain temples. Many of the houses and temples of both the fort, and of the town below, are built of finely sculptured sandstone. The town lies in the heart of the Thar Desert. The major attractions of Jaisalmer are Jaisalmer fort,Bada Bagh,The Thar Heritage Museum,Folklore Museum.

4. Udaipur,The city of lakes

Udaipur is known as the Venice of the East. Udaipur is generally visited by the people in the winters,the winters unveils its beauty to the fullest.It was founded in1553 by Maharaja Udai SinghII. Udaipur is located in the southern part of Rajasthan state, just near to the Gujarat border. . The major attractions of  Udaipur are City palace,Udaipur;Lake pichola,Jag Mandir,Jagdish Temple.

5. Ajmer,The Holy City

The city was established as "Ajayameru" by a Shakambhari Chahamana ruler,Ajayaraja II, and served as the Chahamana capital until the 12th century CE.Ajmer is popular for Dargah Sharif Thwe shrine of Moinuddin Chisti. It is surrounded by the Aravalli range and the Naag Pathar range.Celebrities also pay a visit to seek blessings here. The major attractions of Ajmer are Ajmer Sharif Dargah,Ana Sagar Lake,Lake Foy Sagar.