The exquisite Jodhpurs art comes to vitality in its ethereal palaces, forts, temples and havelis, which stand affirm with the majestic splendor. The most tantalizing part of Jodhpur is its culture and tradition, lucid life, festivals and colorful glowing people who add charm to this royal city
» Mehrangarh Fort :
Constructed on a sloppy terrain of Aravali hills, Mehrangarh fort is one of the colossal forts of India. The elegance and the eminence of diverse palaces in the fort speaks epic of red sandstones.
» Umaid Bhawan Palace :
Built in 20th century Umisd bhawan Palace is now been transmuted into a hotel. Some part of the Palace is preserves as a museum by the royal family of Jodhpur.
» Government Museum, Mehrangarh Fort Museum :
Government Museum, Mehrangarh Fort Museum, in Jodhpur are adorned with opulent accumulation of weapons, fabric, midget portraits, paintings, and sculptures of Jain Tirthankars. Palanquin Gallery and Howdah Gallery treasures ancient, age old specimens.
» Marwar Festivals :
The festival is held in the month of September-October in Jodhpur during full moon, the celebration goes on for two days. The festival is devout to the cultural activities like dance and music of the Marwar territory, one can enjoy the live performance by the artists. The festival is full of music, folkdances, colors and traditions.
Jaisalmer treasures some fabulous excursions: a trip to Sam Sand Dunes 42km. creates a charming mirage, definitely a photographers ecstasy.
» Mandore :
Mandore once the capital of Marwar is situated at a distance of 8km. from Jodhpur. Its gorgeous, green lawns sustained by rock terraces definitely gives it a deviant looks. Amidst the gardens are the cenotaphs of Jodhpur kings.
» Ossian :
Ossian one of the oldest cities in Rajisthan stands at a distance of 65km from Jodhpur. It treasures the ancient Jain temples of 11th century.
» Sardar Samand Lake :
Sardar Samand Lake lies at a distance of 60-kms south-east of Jodhpur. It is an idle excursion spot for adventure lovers.
Celestial home to Shoppera
Jodhpur is famous for its tie and dye work, hand woven carpets, leather shoes with embroidery work, and puppets. Sadar Market is the main shopping area, with many shops lured with silver ornaments, marble stone work and clay work.
Best Time to Visit
Winter months -October to March.
Mode Of Transport
» By Air :
Jodhpur is well linked with Jaipur, Delhi, and Bombay through Indian Aitlines Flights.
» By Rail :
Jodhpur is connected by rail with Jaipur, Delhi, Mumbai vis Ahmedabad and Jaisalmer.
» By Road :
By road Jodhpur to Delhi 592km, Jaipur 343km, Agra 577 Bikaner 240 kms, Mumbai 1073 kms.
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