Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Outstanding Tourist Destinations in Rajasthan, India

By Alok Verma Subscribe to RSS | June 16th 2012 | Views:
loading
 
  



India’s largest state, Rajasthan is one of the most vibrant and colorful Indian states. Literally it means the land of kings. It is of great importance to Indian rich culture and heritage. It is widely acclaimed for unique culture, tradition and heritage.

The historical and royal state of Rajasthan has been one of the most sought after states in India for tourism and holidays. It attracts a number of tourists and vacationers from all over the world because of many fascinating tourist destinations, numerous alluring attractions and excellent facilities for the tourists. The state is home to some of the most outstanding and important tourist destinations of India. At the conclusion of this article you will come to know some of the outstanding tourist destinations of the state.

Rajasthan is known for its desert landscapes. There are many interesting tourist destinations in and around the Thar Desert of the state. One of the most popular destinations is Jaisalmer which is located in the middle of the desert. Famed as the Golden City of India this beautiful desert city is very popular among tourists coming from different parts of the world. It is best known for the massive Golden Fort and the Sam Sand Dunes. Other attractions to enjoy here include camel safari rides on the desert, exploring Jain Temples, and visiting merchant havelis.

Jodhpur (Blue City) and Bikaner (Camel City) are two other most popular desert destinations in Rajasthan. Both are historical town of the state and located on the edges of the Thar Desert. Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace and Jaswant Thada are popular attractions to see in the historical city of Jodhpur. Camel Breeding Farm & Research Center, Junagarh Fort, Lalgarh Palace, Laxmi Niwas Palace, etc are key attractions of Bikaner tourism.

Ajmer, Pushkar, Ranakpur and Mount Abu are famous pilgrimage places in the state. Dargah Sharif in Ajmer, Lord Brahma Temple & Pushkar Lake in Pushkar, Jain Temple Complex in Ranakpur and Dilwara Jain Temple & Raghunathji Temple in Mount Abu are very popular among tourists coming from different parts of the world. Mount Abu, the only hill station of the state, is also known for its cool and delightful climate and superb natural beauty. Hence it is very popular among honeymooning couples.

Udaipur and Jaipur are two most outstanding and beautiful cities of Rajasthan. Udaipur, the City of Lakes, is internationally famous for its elegant romantic palaces such as Lake Palace, City Palace, Jagmandir Palace, Monsoon Palace, Fateh Prakash Palace, etc. Saheliyon-Ki-Bari, Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal, Jagdish Temple, Lake Pichola, etc are other attractions to see in Udaipur.

Jaipur is the capital and largest city of Rajasthan and fondly known as the Pink City of India because of pink painted houses and buildings in the city. It is very popular on Rajasthan tour in India with a number of interesting tourist places and attractions. Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Amber Fort, City Palace, Govind Devji Temple, Birla Temple, Moti Doongri Temple, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Albert Hall Museum, etc are main attractions for tourism in this city. Jaipur is also a destination of golden triangle tours in India along with Agra and Delhi. There are many other fascinating travel destinations in Rajasthan which can lure visitors.

Alok Verma - About Author:
Alok Verma is an expert writer primarily focusing on travel and tourism related topics. Currently he is rendering his services to lehladakhtourism.com. He has written many articles for Golden Triangle Tours.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/travel-tips-articles/outstanding-tourist-destinations-in-rajasthan-india.htm

Related Travel Tips Articles Subscribe to RSS

Ladakh tour: Adventure, hills and wildlife beckon you
Published by Sofia Jennie on December 19th 2011 | Travel Tips
Ladakh is one of the most fascinating places to visit especially if you are an adventure enthusiast ...
 
Go for a Goa tour and create unforgettable memories
Published by Pradeep Kumar on July 9th 2012 | Travel Tips
The beauty of Goa and Shimla are certainly incomparable. While Goa is an exciting seaside destinatio...
 
Leh package tour: Ladakh is a gateway to a fast & furious paradise
Published by Sofia Jennie on December 31st 2011 | Travel Tips
Ladakh is a besotting hilly paradise that offers both icy snow and adventure-filled excitement to ev...
 
Charisma of Switzerland tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 25th 2012 | Travel
Switzerland is a dream holiday destination for all tourists staying in every nook and corner of the ...
 
What Makes India tour Packages So Unique?
Published by Jackson on January 18th 2012 | Travel
The words luxury and uniqueness have always gone together side by side when it comes to India tour p...
 
You can tour the US with best travel nursing jobs
Published by Healthcare Seeker on March 30th 2012 | Travel
A travel nurse is a great professional. He/she can have some of the most unique specializations such...
 
Explore the beauty of india with north india tours
Published by Lincoln Harris on December 13th 2011 | Travel
Defining the spellbound beauty of North India is not an easy task. North India has some of the world...
 
Services provided by tour operator in Kolkata
Published by Tilak Josi on June 12th 2012 | Travel Tips
The plan of a tour to Kolkata becomes smoother when you take the services from a tour operator in Ko...
 
Fun –Filled Bali tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 24th 2012 | Travel
Bali the name of this destination itself fills your heart with fun and joy. This Indonesian island i...
 
Let double your excitement with Singapore tour packages
Published by Anoop Vk on February 9th 2012 | Travel
There are so many attractions and destinations worldwide having their great features. Well if you ar...
 
Maldives tour packages- to Enjoy Maldives fully!
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 28th 2012 | Travel
A paradise on earth is not much f a dream one just needs to look closer. He might himself looking at...
 
Happy hours for the domestic tour operators
Published by Tilak Josi on July 3rd 2012 | Travel Tips
The tourism sector is flourishing steadily. It brings in a lot of revenue for the government. Tour o...
 
Rush to book your Shimla package to enjoy tour vacation
Published by Emma Dsuza on February 11th 2012 | Travel
Singapore, the place lightened by the magnificence of technology, exotic natural beauty, delicious c...
 
Make you budget even more cheaper and enjoy your tour to Poland
Published by Roger Lopez on April 5th 2012 | Travel
If you are going to spend your family holidays in Poland then it can be the vacation of your total l...
 
Rajasthan Desert tour of India
Published by Selina Taylor on January 5th 2012 | Travel Tips
India holds the distinction of being geographically rich and full of diverse terrains. On your India...
 
Golden Triangle tour Package – Travel to Rich Heritage and Culture of India
Published by Bilal Khaan on November 28th 2011 | Travel
Golden triangle tour package is well designed tour package to travel around on the rich heritage and...
 
Fun of South Africa tour
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 27th 2012 | Travel
South Africa is travellers dream come true. It is said to be country with unique and striking featur...
 
You can enjoy romantic and exciting holiday with Italy tour
Published by Warner on April 23rd 2012 | Travel
When you are visiting in Italy, Italy Tours offers you at favorite city on the planet in efficient w...
 
Dance till you drop on your Washington DC tour!
Published by Alvin Avery on January 27th 2012 | Travel
Washington DC is one of those capitals of the world that are bursting with vibrancy, colors and ener...
 
Sri Lanka tour at its Peak
Published by Emma Dsuza on January 25th 2012 | Travel
Sri Lanka is blessed with wonderful pristine beaches, lush green hills, majestic waterfalls, corals,...