Rajasthan is the Land of Royalty. The state of Rajasthan is located in North Western India. It is famous for its heritage forts and palaces which were built by the great Rajputs.The hot Thar desert, burning sand, large dunes, scarce water and vegetation is the significance of the Rajasthan. It is basically famous for its festivals. It is a colorful region exhibiting the grandeur and royalty in every wall of life. This land is colourful, attractive, vibrant and beautiful. It is culturally rich and has extensive tradition in art and culture, which reflects Indian way life. Here wildlife is so rich in variety, including from the tiger and leopard to endless varieties of deers, rhesus monkeys, reptiles including the python and a profusion of bird-life that includes water- birds. miniature paintings, wall paintings, cloth paintings and tie and dye styles of dresses, jewellery Desinging, stone carving are famous thoughout the nation. It's capital city is Jaipur.
|Area||308,000 Sq. kms|
|Languages Spoken||Hindi and Rajasthani are the principal languages prevalent in the State. English is the preferred business language.|
|Best Time to visit||October to March.|
Rajasthan is a land where the past still lives on - and it is a glorious past, too. The medieval period is known for its bravery and gallantry. The Forts, Palaces, havelis built by Rajputas and Maharajas, splendid temples are the riches source of culture and heritage and art and crafts. Amazing legends of heroism and romance still resound from its equally amazing architecture, that still stands to narrate its tale of a bygone era. It has a colourful traditional past.
Road transport in Rajasthan, on the other hand, is much better than in the other parts of India. But, most enduring of the memories in Rajasthan is undoubtedly Camel Safari and Horse Safari across the Thar Desert.
By AIR :
Jaipur is the main airport to enter Rajasthan. Serviced by all the domestic airlines of India, Jaipur has connections to Delhi, Mumbai, Udaipur, Aurangabad, Jodhpur and few more cities in India. Other major airports are in Udaipur and Jodhpur.
Rajasthan holidays, like many other facets of the state is another unforgettable experience, more if you consider traveling by train. Palace on Wheels, one of the most luxurious trains in the world, is the highpoint of any travel to Rajasthan. Seven days of unmatched hospitality, living life like a king, in the moving kingdom of Palace on Wheels is just out of this world.