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Rajasthan CityWith rich culture and heritage, Rajasthan is the union of beautiful traditional cities. Each of the Rajasthan cities has a unique culture and different color. Jaipur is popularly known as Pink City, Jodhpur is also referred as Blue City and desert city of Jaisalmer is called the Land of Sand. Rajasthan was formed after independence by merging the princely states of Jaipur, Marwar, Mewar, Kota, Bundi and Bikaner. All these princely states were no bigger than the cities of today. Rajasthan today is a popular tourist state because of the presence of large number of forts, palaces and havelis in each city which were once the princely states. During the British rule, the region was popularly referred as Rajputana.

It is not only the forts, palaces and architectural heritages that attracts visitors to Rajasthan. Many areas of the Rajasthan offers lot of adventure options such as wildlife, jeep safari, elephant safari and most attractive of all camel safari on Thar Desert which can be enjoyed from the cities of Bikaner, Jaisalmer and Jodhpur in Rajasthan. Go through the city links below to know more about the attractions of each of the Rajasthan cities.
Of all the princely states of yore in India, Rajputana (the region around Jaipur) is undoubtedly the one with the most martial record. It was a state of warring factions locked in deadly warfare, thousands of royal ladies consigning themselves to flames preferring death to dishonor. In this land, towering forts were built not only for ostentation but also to intimidate the enemy. Today, Jaipur India is the personification of the old order influence the new...
One of Rajasthan's most alluring cities, Jaisalmer, deep in the heart of Thar Desert, abounds in ancient palaces, temples and quaint settlements. As the sun sets, the sandstone buildings emit a lustrous glow, that make Jaisalmer the "Golden City"...
The city of Dawn,Udaipur is a lovely land around the azure water lakes, hemmed in by the lush hills of the Aravalis.A vision in white drenched in romance and beauty.Udaipur is a fascinating blend of sights, sounds and experiences an inspiration for the imagination of poets, painters and writers...
Set at the edge of the Thar desert, the imperial city of Jodhpur echoes with tales of antiquity in the emptiness of the desert. Once the capital of the Marwar state, Jodhpur India was founded in 1459 AD by Rao Jodha chief of the Rathore clan of Rajputs...
The sprawling desert city of Bikaner is a 15th century royal city. The city stores a few attractive legacies of the royal period. The attractions include huge forts, revered temples and colourful camel safaris of the place. Bikaner is encircled by a 7 km long wall having 5 entrances...
Located some 130 kms southwest of Jaipur, Ajmer Rajasthan is a revered pilgrimage destination for more than one community. Many pilgrims take up Ajmer tour to visit dargah of Moinuddin Chisti. One side of Ajmer is flanked by the beautiful Ana Sagar lake while on the other side are the barren Aravalli ranges...
A small town on the edge of Rajasthan's Thar desert, Pushkar is famous both as a pilgrimage destination and a place where one of world's most colourful animal fair is held. Pushkar Rajasthan boasts of as many as 400 big and small temples and 52 ghats. Pushkar tour also includes the only temple dedicated to Lord Brahma in India...
The only hill station of hot and humid Rajasthan, Mount Abu is located in the southwestern end of the state at an altitude of 1220 metres above sea level. As sultry weather conditions makes life miserable for people in the rest of the state, Mount Abu's pleasant climate attracts tourists all throughout the year...
The historical town of Kota is located in southern Rajasthan. A place with a diverse landscape, Kota in Rajasthan is situated on the eastern banks of Chambal river on a high sloping tableland. Running from southeast to northwest of Kota...
Alwar is located in north east of Rajasthan, often referred as the gateway to the historic and colorful state of Rajasthan in North India. Alwar Rajasthan is place of great historical significance and has many evidances of charming legacies of the past such as forts, palaces and artificially built...