Rajasthan – The Land of Royals


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“Khama Ganni “ the term of salutation you get to hear as you stride across the land of the brave. Kick start your trip of Rajasthan Tour Packages with the capital city of Jaipur. It is a welcoming site for tourists from all over the world with its “geru coloured” buildings of the “shaher “. The legacy of the royals stand tall in monuments like the Amer Fort, Jantar Mantar and the blessings of Almighty is ominous in the temples of Govind Devji Mandir and Hanuman temple. The Udaipur Tour Package stakes you to the beautiful City of Lakes (Udaipur)which is enclosed by the Aravalli Hills from all directions is the crown of the state of Rajasthan. The “golden city” of Jaisalmer is adorned with beautiful sand dunes and the Sonar Fort which happens to be the only living fort in the whole wide world. Jodhpur happens to be the second largest city in Rajasthan is predominantly renowned for its temples , lakes and Rajasthani delicacies. Bikaner stands out with its intricate nuances of architecture ,culture and colours of the Thar Desert. Visit the famous tiger reserve of Ranthambore a haven for wildlife photographers and tiger lovers. The vibrant state of Rajasthan is a paradise for history buffs who get enchanted with its magnificent forts ,the foodies with its spicy food and the thrill seekers with its honey hued desert.


Avail the Rajasthan Tour Packages as you kick start your trip to the land of valour. Jaipur or as it is fondly known as the Pink City forms the Golden Triangle with the states of Delhi and Agra. This beautiful city was planned in the seventeenth century .The old city is surrounded by walls and gates which are embellished with drawings in hues of pink .It is home to some of the UNESCO World Heritage sites which includes the Amer Fort, Jantar Mantar, museums, temples and buzzing local bazaars. The tourists can enjoy delicacies like the Pyar Kachori, Ghewar and Daal Baati Churma. The iconic Hawa Mahal was built by the Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. It gets its name because of its unique design of mesh of small windows which allows cool breeze to wander through the palace keeping it air cooled in the hot months. The majestic fort of Amer is situated on a hilltop has a labyrinth like passage and zig-zag staircases is just eleven kilometres away from Jaipur. Ornated with delicate etchings and stonework, the Nahargarh Fort on the outskirts of Jaipur was once a retreat for the royals. City Palace is the royal museum which displays handcrafted products which were once luxury items used by the royals.


Udaipur becomes more of a smooth ride with the Udaipur Tour Packages. This is a beautiful city which is flanked by the famous Aravalli Hills from all directions and glistening water lakes. Udaipur is a must visit destination because of its glorious palaces, colourful culture and the delicious food which makes it the “Venice of the East “ and ranks high among the honeymooners. Lake Pichola is an artificial lake which is located in the core of Udaipur is famous among the tourists for being beautiful and peaceful. The lake is fringed with hills, heritage buildings and bathing ghats which is a surreal experience for both peace and nature lovers. The visit to the lake is incomplete without a boat ride specially during early morning hours. The former royal residence of the Mewar dynasty Sajjangarh Palace is situated on the periphery of the city of Udaipur is a nine storied observatory to assess the patterns of the monsoon clouds. Bagoreki Haveli is the palace which was built during the eighteenth century on the waterfront of Lake Pichola with has an extensive work of mirrors and glass peacocks which are displayed at queen’s chamber. The three storeyed Jag Mandir Palace or the Lake Garden Palace is a beauty carved out of marble and yellow stone.


Each city of the state of Rajasthan has a nickname of its own due to their own special feature. Next location on Rajasthan Tour Packages happens to be the Blue City of the Marwar region -Jodhpur. The captivating feature of the city are the streets of the old city which encircle around the Mehrangarh fort. Jodhpur is renowned for its Mirchi Bada, Mawa Kachori and Pyaaz Kachori which are a must for the palate of any voracious foodie. During the month of September the city holds the Marwar Festival and Rajasthan International Folk Festival. There is a Royal Enfield motorbike temple which happens to be strange as well as most revered. Mehran Fort or the Mehrangarh was constructed in 1459 by RaoJodha is located at an high altitude hill of four hundred feet and is protected by lofty walls. It gained fame as it was featured in The Lion King ,The Dark Knight Rises and the famed Bollywood movie Thugs of Hindostan. The fort has grandiose palaces like the Sheesh Mahal and Phool Mahal. Apart from benign a heritage hotel Umaid Bhawan Palace is also tagged as one of the best renowned hotels across the globe. It is the residence of the present royal Raja Gaj Singh and his family.


Udaipur the City of lake on the Udaipur Tour Packages itinerary has its nem is in the honey hued golden dunes of Jaisalmer. Jaisalmer is situated in the north western state of Rajasthan .It is also called the “golden city “ which has beautiful lakes, engraved Jain temples and old havelis. Camp under the star lit skies in the desert as you straddle on the back of a camel. Jaisalmer Fort lies snuggled on the Thar Desert has a dual personality of being a fort and a mini town laced with temples, shops and restaurants. It is a beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site and falls under the “Hill Forts of India”. This beauty was constructed in 1156 and gets its name from Rao Jaisal. The fort has an impressive height of two hundred feet and surrounded by tall walls with a height of thirty feet is a live fort. It is popularly known as the Sonar Qila or the Golden Fort as you get a chance to wander across the labyrinthine lanes which were once strolled by the royals. The Mansion of Brocade is also known as the Patwonki Haveli is a cluster of havelis built by a rich trader for his five sons. Thehaveli is carved with beautiful etchings on windows and balconies. Take a jeep ride to San Sand Dunes to enjoy a desert safari of ninety minutes with camel rides ,dune bashing as well a dinner accompanied with a scrumptious dinner. Read more about best time to visit jaisalmer.


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