The state of Rajasthan in North India gives you images of unending deserts, grand palaces and forts, rustic music and dance and people in bright colored turbans and clothes. Rajasthan has been a favorite destination for tourists for a long time and the various Rajasthan package tours give you some of the best varieties of tourist destinations. Whether its the wildlife destinations here or the historic towns and cities here or the deserts of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan is truly one of the best tourist destinations that you must head to. Summer can be extremely hot and hence Rajasthan travel is ideal in the months from October to February.
The capital city of Jaipur in Rajasthan is referred to as the Pink City of the Country, which gets its name from the unique pink color painted on the walls of the palaces and government run buildings. Jaipur is a fascinating place for sightseeing and an integral part of Rajasthan tours. Some of the must see places in Jaipur include the Jaipur City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Amber Fort and Palace, The Albert’s Museum, Ram Niwas Bagh and a whole lot of cultural destinations. Jaipur is also famous for shopping and the popular articles that you could buy here include articles made of camel leather like Joothis or footwear, textiles with natural dyes and hand printed block prints, precious and semi precious stones and jewelery.
The popular Rajasthan tour packages cannot fail to ignore the city of Udaipur. The city of Udaipur is often referred to as the City of Lakes as it has to its credit several beautiful lakes around which important buildings have been built. Udaipur too is a land of palaces and the Udaipur City Palace has the distinction of being one of the largest palaces in the world. The Lake Palace, here is a dream destination that you should visit to take in the beauty of the place. The other popular must see places in Udaipur include the Jagdish Temple, Sajjan Garh Palace, Shiv Niwas Palace, Nehru Park, Laxmi Vilas Palace Sahelion Ki Bari which is a pleasure garden, the beautiful Lake Pichola and a whole lot of such destinations.
The various Rajasthan Package Tours also entail visits to some of the other important destinations in Rajasthan like the city of Ajmer, which is popular for the Dargah Shariff of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chisty which is regarded as one of the holiest places in India where devotees of all castes and creed are welcome, Pushkar which is also located near Ajmer and is famous as one of the five sacred dhams of the Hindus and is home to the Brahma Temple, Jaislamer which is the entry point to the Thar Desert, Mount Abu on the Aravali hills, which is the only hill station in Rajasthan and a whole lot of other towns like Bikaner, Jodhpur, Kota all of which offer you their unique attractions. The wildlife destinations of Rajasthan are also very popular. They are the Sariska National Park, Ranathambore National Park, Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Mount Abu Sanctuary, Gajner Wildlife Sanctuary and the Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary. The Rajasthan package tours are truly a great delight for tourists and one destination that are recommended for all age groups.