Tourist Places near Jaipur
Delhi and Agra are nearby to Jaipur, otherwise one can visit the other places nearby in Rajasthan such as Mt. Abu, Pushkar, Ranthambor, Bharatpur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur, Ujjain and Jaisalmer.
Ranthambor and Bharatpur, are well known for their wildlife parks and the other places like Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur, Ujjain and Jaisalmer are famous for their forts, palaces and lakes. Since all these places are lovely sightseeing places there is no dearth of good hotels and transport.
The other worth sightseeing places in Ajmer are the Roopangarh fort, which was built in the 17th century by Maharaja Roop Singh and is presently a Heritage hotel. The Durga bagh, is a lovely garden with a myriad of colorful flowers.
Pushkar fair, is noted for its annual 5 day camel and livestock fair and also noted for its ghats and Brahma temple. Pushkar is the Tirtha – Guru of pilgrimage sites because it fulfills the four categories of Hindu pilgrimage namely the Deva Thirta, the Asura Thirta, the Assha Thirta and Manushya Thirta.
Lord Brahma performed penance at Pushkar, for a span of 60,000 years. So Pushkar is a very sacred place for the Hindus. The Pushkar lake has got 52 ghats for the convenience of the pilgrims to have a sacred dip in the holy waters of the Pushkar lake.
Ranthambor and Bharatpur are famous for their wildlife and at Ranthambor, one can see the majestic Indian tiger in its natural habitat and at Bharatpur,one gets to see the famous bird sanctuary.
Here one can visit the famous Mahrangarh fort, Umaid Bhawan palace, Ghanta Ghar (clock tower) and the Akshardham temple. Jodhpur is the hub of renowned educational centres.
The noted places to visit here are the Junagarh fort, the Karan Mahal palace and Lalgarh palace, presently a heritage hotel, built in the Indo- Saracenic style of architecture and to date the residence of the Bikaner royal family.
The Palace of the Meharawals, has got intricate designs and wooden carvings which is a tribute to the artisan’s skills. The Metal tower or the Tazia, also is a noteworthy monument at Jaisalmer.
The Gadi Sagar lake, is a rain fed water lake and is surrounded by temples and boating competitions are held here frequently. This is a beautiful tranquil lake.
The Patwon ki Haveli, is famous for its exquisite work of mirrors on its walls and ceilings and this haveli, dates back to 1800 AD.
Expand your reading here by
Read More Jaipur city, 3 Star Hotels in Jaipur, 4 Star Hotels in Jaipur, 5 Best Art Galleries in Jaipur, Aadhar Card Centers in Jaipur, About Jaipur, Jaipur Lodges, Administration in Jaipur, Trekking and Camping in Jaipur, Albert Hall Museum in Jaipur, Amber Fort Jaipur, Anokhi Museum, Apano Rajasthan, Azim Premji Foundation, Bagru Industrial Area, Birla Planetarium in Jaipur, Best Flea Markets in Jaipur, Fashion Boutiques in Jaipur, Jaipur Foreign Exchange, Labor Court Jaipur, Jaipur Literary Festival, Exhibitions in Jaipur, Pink city, Markets in Jaipur, Jaipur Literature festival, Moti Dungri, Culture In Jaipur, Hawa Mahal, Best Places to Shop in Jaipur, shelter to old age people, Monuments in Jaipur, Food in Jaipur, Shopping Malls in Jaipur, Jaipur Airport, Temples in Jaipur, Sawai Mansingh Cricket Stadium, Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur Metro Rail Services, Pushkar City Guide, Nahargarh Fort, Rajasthani food, Jaipur airport, major tourist destination, Sanganer Airport, Birla Temple,Police stations in Jaipur, Rajasthani culture,Galtaji, Mewar festival, Marwar festival, Luxury Hotel in Jaipur, Hawa Mahal, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort. Chokhi Dhani, Ranthambore National Park, Temples in Jaipur, City Palace, Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar, museums in Jaipur,Moti Dungri, City Palace