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Jodhpur Tourism

Jodhpur Rajasthan is a very popular tourist destination. The landscape is beautiful and exciting. Jodhpur city has many beautiful palaces and forts such as Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhavan Palace and Rai ka Bag Palace. Other charms of Jodhpur include Government museum and its beautiful Umaid Bhawan Palace. The city is known as the "Sun City" because of its dazzling and sunny weather during the year. Jodhpur is the second largest city of the Rajasthan state. It has been picture the attention of tourists from all over the world. Standing as the lookout of the country's western border, Jodhpur is famous for its wonderful forts and palaces. Representing this colorful city with shades of blue, it has a history that is rich and a present that signal powerfully to the sensitive tourist. Forts and palaces, temples and havelis, culture and tradition, spices and fabrics, color and texture, Jodhpur has them all and in plenty. Located in western Rajasthan, Jodhpur has long attracted both the domestic and outside tourist. Jodhpur "The Sun City" was founded by Rao Jodha, a chief of the Rathore clan, in 1459. It is named after him only. Jodhpur in Rajasthan, India was previously known as Marwar. It is separated into two parts, the old city and the new city. The old city is separated by a10 km long wall close it. Also it has eight Gates leading out of it. The new city is outer the walled city.

Rajasthan Jodhpur tourism is a very well known thing and once a trip will require you for several trips to the place. The holiday in India's Jodhpur is interesting with the magnificent Havelis of maharajas of the past time. On your Jodhpur tourism don't miss the Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada and Balsamand Lake & Palace. Tourism of Jodhpur is for sure full of fun and play. Jodhpur is also the major tourist and transport center of Rajasthan tourist track. The history and times of Jodhpur are much entangled with the stories of royal maharajas, with grand Mughals.

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Rajsathan has many schools of painting having their own districts styles, well known among them being Marwar, Mewar, Hadoti Kishangarh, Dhundhur and Alwar.

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Kailana Lake

Kailana Lake is very pretty with its placid waters and picturesque surroundings. An artificial lake, it serves as an idyllic picnic spot with its fabulous sunsets and rare tranquility and peacefulness.


Sardar Samand Lake

Developed by Maharaja Umaid Singh in 1933, the resplendently good-looking Sardar Samand Lake is 60 km from Jodhpur.

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Ossian Temples

Ossian is located at the edge of the Thar Desert, 65 kms north west of Jodhpur.


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