Travel to Jodhpur with our affordable Jodhpur holiday packages India designed by Jodhpur tour operators Delhi. Our exciting Jodhpur tour packages are budget friendly, covering all attraction point. Jodhpur is also known as Blue City. You’ll find many house painted in bluish color soothing your eyes. Because of its monuments, rich culture, havelis, forts and folk dance; it’s the most popular tourist destination, attracting both domestic and international travelers.
Basic Facts About Jodhpur:
■ Ranked: Ranked 4 of 60 in Rajasthan Tourism Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Heritahe havelis and forts
■ State: Rajasthan
■ District: Jodhpur
■ Altitude: 231 m
■ Language spoken: Hindi
■ Weather info: Summer 24 to 45°C, winter 5 to 20°C
■ Pincode: 342001
■ STD code: 0291
The city was home to many maharajas. Jodhpur first came into existence in 1459 and named after the Chief of Rathore Clan, Rao Jodha. It was previously known as Marwar. Later on Jodhpur flourish under British raj and became the largest cities in Rajasthan. Under British Reign, the merchants of Jodhpur especially the Marwari flourish and occupied a dominant position in trade. After India independence in 1947, state merged into India and become 2nd largest city of Rajasthan.
Jodhpur was one a princely state. You’ll find small town built around famous forts like Mehrangarh fort. People in Jodhpur are very nice and humble. Majority of population speaks Rajasthani, Marwari and Hindi. Stepping on, the food delicacies and mostly vegetarian dishes. Some of the famous Jodhpur dishes includes: Pyaaz ki Kachori, Mirchi Vada, Besan ki Chakki, Jalebi and Rasmalai. Coming to festivals, Jodhpur celebrates International folk festival, Desert kites, Marwari festival and Nagaur fair. Jodhpur is also famous for its traditional Rajasthani Marwari Garba and Fire Dance.
Here are some major highlights to go through –
♦ What to Expect: Shopping, smacking food, cultural activities, Fort seeing, Traditional Dance
♦ How to Travel to Jodhpur:
♦ By Bus: Interstate bus services are available on regular basis adjoining neighboring cities.
♦ By Rail: Train to Jodhpur is well connected to all major cities. Rail is the most economical way to reach Rajasthan
♦ By Flight: Jodhpur Airport is located at 5 km away from city. Domestic flight to Jodhpur is available from major metro cities including Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore.
♦ By Road/Cab/Self driving: If you’re planning road trip, one must take Rajasthan State Highway RJ SH 61
♦ Minimum duration of Holiday: Atleast 4-6 days
♦ Time to Visit: February, October, November and December
♦ Most Preferred By: Friends, family and couple
• Temples : Chamunda Mataji Temple, Ganesh Temple, Om Banna Temple, Udai Mandir, Mahamandir Temple, Raj Ranchhodji Temple, Rasik Bihari Temple, Santhoshi Mata Temple
• Places : Umaid Mahal, Rai Ka Bag Palace, Zenana Mahal
• Garden and Lakes : Nehru Park, Umed Gardens, Chokelao Bagh, Kaylana Lake, Balsamand Lake
• Others : Mehrangarh Fort, Machiya Safari Park, Guda Bishnoi Village, Jaswant Sagar Dam
■ Beware of pick pocketing- Protect your valuable items
■ Expensive Jewelry must be kept at hotel
■ Advance booking of car and hotel is recommended
Lets travel to beautiful city Jodhpur where food is yummy, weather is sunny, Forts are massive and people are humble. Jodhpur is a peaceful place to visit with your friends and family that can offer you your ultimate vacation. Lets travel to princely state where atmosphere is really breathtaking.