Rajasthan has a long international boundary with Pakistan. Rajasthan was home to the Rajputs, the martial races of India known equally for their love of arts and architecture as well as valor and chivalry. Tourism opportunities in Rajasthan are immense. Rajasthan tourism offers a great variety of tour & travel experiences. Whether it is sand dunes, Desert safari, forts and palaces, the colorful tribal life or the fairs and festivals of Rajasthan, travelers to Rajasthan are assured of a truly regal experience. Come, feel the royalty of Rajasthan yourself!!!!
Rajasthan is a land of vibrant colours, known for its valiance and chivalry. It has an unusual diversity in all its forms- people, customs, culture, costumes, music, manners, dialects, cuisine and physiographic. The land is endowed with invincible forts, magnificent palace havelis, rich culture and heritage, beauty and natural resources.
It is a land rich in music, Dance, Art & Craft and Adventure, a land that never ceases to intrigue & enchant. The inherent buoyancy and dryness of the land is evident in every aspect of the lifestyle of the people, and also, in the colorful turbans and soup-strainer moustaches sported by the Men and bright mirrored skirts and silver jewellery worn by the women. This abode of kings is one of the most exotic locales for tourist world over.
Rajasthan has not only survived in all its ethnicity but owes its charisma and colour to its enduring traditional way of life. It is one of the 26 states that, along with seven union territories, form the republic of India. So rich is the history of the land that every roadside village has its own tales of valour and sacrifice, the winds sing them and the sands shift to spread them. India is Spicy, but then, what is life after all without a little bit of spice, India provides abundant scope to explore it.
The panoramic outlook of the state is simply mesmerizing, with lofty hills of Aravali's - one of the oldest mountain ranges of the world and the golden sand dunes of the Great Indian Desert - the only desert of the sub-continent. No other region in the country is a conglomeration of so many paradoxes. It is a land of superlatives, everything over here is breathtakingly beautiful, impressive and fascinating!
RAJASTHAN-THE MAGICAL LAND OF RAINBOW COLOURS
Rajasthan, the magical land set amidst the desolate desert beauty, is a perfect paradise for travelers and ultimate destination not to be missed while visiting India, Nepal and Sri Lanka. It offers an experience you will cherish for a lifetime.
The land synonymous with romance and chivalry is immensely rich in culture, history and natural beauty. Always teeming with colour, joy and friendliness.
Everything about Rajasthan fascinates – from miles of golden stretches of sand to the kaleidoscope of magnificent forts, opulent palaces and marvelous havelis, each a splendid architectural creation having a legend of its own.
Beautiful temples dates back over centuries dot the entire state, making it a popular pilgrim land for people from many faiths.
Even for wildlife enthusiasts, the state is an excellent retreat with its arid zone of the Thar Desert and the dry deciduous forests that offers rich variety of flora and fauna. Some of the finest national parks and sanctuaries are here.
Rajasthan is also known for exquisite miniature paintings and frescoes, not forgetting the incredible fabulous Rajasthani fabrics and jewellery along with a wide range of beautiful handicrafts.
Rajasthan is well connected by air, rail and road with all the major cities of the country. Besides some charter flights landing at Jaipur, Indian Airlines has introduced direct international flights from Jaipur to Dubai, Bangkok and Singapore.
|Languages||Marwari, Mewari, Hindi|
|Best Time to Visit||October to March|
|The hottest season spans the months of April to June.|
|The second season Monsoon extends from July to September, temp drops, but humidity increases, even when there is slight drop in the temp (35 -40 degree C). The Post-monsoon period is from October to November. The average maximum temperature is 33 degree C to 38 degree C, and the minimum is between 18 degree C.|
|Season starts from December to March. January is the coolest month of the year. Temperature is 13 degree C - 30 degree C.|
|Rajasthan is well connected by air with almost all the major cities of India. A number of airlines both, government as well as private have regular flights connecting the state with rest of the country. The four airports of the state are, Sanganer in Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, and Kota.|
|By Train / Rail|
|Rajasthan is well connected by a good network of railway lines to almost all the places of interest in the country. The best option is obviously, the Palace on Wheels, one of the most luxurious trains in the world. The Palace on Wheels connects Delhi with Bharatpur, Jaipur, Kota, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Alwar, Sirohi, Kishangarh, Bundi, Dungarpur, Jhalwar, and Dholpur, apart from Agra.|
|The best way to visit Rajasthan is by road. A good number of Government and private buses ply to the state connecting it with nearby places of interest. Moreover, taxis and other vehicles are also available on hire from many places to the state.|