Rajasthan Travel Tour – Major Attractions to Explore
Rajasthan, the largest state of India is located in northern region of the country at the astonishing Thar Desert. It is also one of the most visited lands of the country. The state is equally admired by the domestic and foreign travelers. Tourists come from each corner of the world to visit remarkable landscape. Its vibrant and colorful culture, rustic villages, loving people with glorious history and wide array of tourist attractions lure vacationers and compel them to visit this land again and again. The state offers quite a few appealing attractions and attracts travelers of all taste and interest. Now have a look at some most worth visit attractions to explore on trip of Rajasthan.
The state of Rajasthan is famed as the “Land’s of Kings”. It has great history and past. There are numbers wonderful historical monuments standing as the symbol of its rich past and heritage. These magnificent forts and palaces are the major attractions of the state. Large numbers of travelers come to Rajasthan to explore its remarkable heritage. Its forts and palaces are really matchless in terms of their shape, size and architecture. Chittorgarh Fort, the largest fort in Asian continent is also located in Chittorgarh town. It is really a grand fort and pride of Indian history. Jaipur City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, Junagarh Fort, Mehrangarh Fort, Jaisalmer Golden Fort and colorful masons are the other worth visit attractions of the state.
National Parks and Sanctuaries
Rajasthan is regarded as the most wonderful place in India for wildlife lovers. Four national parks and about fifteen sanctuaries are located on its widely expanded landscape. The world famous Ranthambore Park is located in Sawai Madhopur district of the state. It is known for large population of tigers. Travelers can spots tigers in this reserve in day times as well. Sariska Tiger Reserve, Desert National Park, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, Sita Mata Sanctuary, Mount Abu Sanctuary and Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary are the other worth visit wildlife spots of the state.
Numbers of important religious shrines are located in the state of Rajasthan. Pushkar is the most important of them. It is regarded as one of the holiest cities in Hindu mythology. The city is known for the only temple of Lord Brahma, blessed Pushkar Lake and Saraswati Temple. Ajmer located only 10 km away from Pushkar is the pilgrimage center of Muslims. It is known for Moinuddin Chisti Dargah regarded as the most blessed shrine of Muslims in India. Besides these, several Jain heritage temples are also located in several cities of Rajasthan attract large numbers of saintly travelers throughout the year.
Fairs and Festivals
Cultural events are the major attractions of Rajasthan tourism. Numerous fairs and festivals are celebrated by local people and tourists together with great zeal and joy according to their schedules. These events offer complete picture of cultural richness of the state. Jaipur Kite Festival, Nagaur Festival, Desert Festival and Pushkar Camel Fair are the most important cultural events of the state celebrated on their schedule.
Thar Desert and Sweeping Dunes
Widely expanded impressive Thar Desert area offers unlimited possibilities of group camel caravans, desert safaris, camp bonfire and several other adventures activities. Rajasthan is also the only place in India to enjoy the sightseeing of sweeping dunes. Sam Sand Dunes, located at the outskirts Jaisalmer is the most popular dune site. On their Rajasthan desert tour tourists can enjoy sweeping dunes with wonderful sunset and sunrise views and camel safaris.
These are the some most fabulous attractions of Rajasthan travel tour. If you want to enjoy all these in single visit plan a trip of this remarkable landscape. Several reputed tour operators are also working in the state and offering well planned Rajasthan Travel Packages according to the interests and vacations of travelers.
Khushboo - About Author:
Khushboo Singh is an eminent analyst and writer in Travel & Tourism related topics. He has authored many books on tour guide for North India Tour Packages and India Golden Triangle.
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