Posted on February 04, 2021 by Alex
Pride of Rajput, Rajasthan. The Indian state that's known for its culture, history of Rajput, their lifestyle, big forts, and places, Thar desert, Aravali mountain, Rajasthani folk music and not to forget Rajasthan food. This India's largest state shows India at its most colorful, iconic, and exotic ways. Let's talk about the top 5 cities/places in rajasthan to visit in 2021.
Let's go towards another city of Rajasthan, Udaipur, which is also called "The city of Lakes''. It is evident that its main attraction is the beautiful lakes. The Picturesque location at the foothills of the Aravalli mountains is home to various palaces, forts, and some magnificent and popular temples. It is one of the best places to visit in India for a honeymoon.
This city is also known for its warm hospitality and when you are here, you must visit City Palace, Pichola Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Jaisamand Lake, Saheliyon ki Baari, the Royal Vintage Car Museum, and Jagdish temple.
Let's start with India's pink city i.e. Jaipur, which is also considered the most instagrammable city to visit in India. Jaipur is 4-5 hours away from Delhi, people go to Jaipur very often, after all, there's so much to explore that you will get tired but places won't fall any short.
Start with eating a hearty meal at Chokhi Dhani, then explore 300 years old gorgeous Hawa Mahal, city palace, Amer Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Albert Hall Museum, Bapu, and Johari Bazaar, and many more such stunning places.
The next one is the Golden City of India, Jaisalmer, which is the most loved city for tourists and travelers. The main highlight here is the Thar desert where people go out for a Desert Safari and Camel safari in vast sand dunes of the desert.
And yes, the city is called Golden City because most of the city's built with golden-colored sandstone. Jaisalmer is famous for its ancient architecture, forts, art and craft, local cuisine, and shopping of Rajasthan outfits and souvenirs. Jaisalmer itinerary for two days is best for visiting all major tourist attractions.
Now, let's talk about the 2nd largest city of Rajasthan, Jodhpur, which is also called the 'Blue City'. Here, you will see most of the building painted in blue color. Filled with forts and temples, Jodhpur is a historic destination with plenty of appeals.
Trust me, a trip to Rajasthan is incomplete if you have not seen Jodhpur's largest and best maintained Mehrangarh fort which gives you the entire view of Jodhpur City. When you are in Jodhpur you must also visit Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, Mandore garden, Kaylana Lake.
When we talk about Bikaner, apart from mesmerizing forts, this city is famously known for its food especially sweets and snacks. It is literally a heaven for foodies with a sweet tooth. Bikaner's Ghewar, Kesar Kulfi, Bikaneri Bhujiya, and Raj Kachori are something you can't leave without eating.
With this, the desert safari is also popular in Bikaner, and you can ride a camel into the desert to explore the local culture and landscape here. Some must-visit places are Junagarh Fort, Lal Garh Palaces, National Centre of Camel, Karni Mata Rat Temple, and Bhandasar Jain Temple.
Well, these are the top 5 cities you must explore on your next trip to the incredible state of Rajasthan. By now, you must agree that Rajasthan definitely has so much to become your favorite destination, for travelers like us, there are so many places to explore.