An affable place with a regal charm there are plenty of interesting places to see in Jodhpur. The historical sites such as Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace and Mandore are among the best places to visit in Jodhpur and important parts of Rajasthan tourism. The natural sites such as the Balsamand Lake, Ranisar Padamgar, Kailana Lake and Gulab Sagar Lake are major Rajasthan tourist attractions besides being well known Jodhpur tourist attractions.
There are plenty of temples that can be seen by tourists at Jodhpur sightseeing as well as various Rajasthan tours like the Baba Ramdev Temple, Pal Balaji Temple, Ganesh Temple, Santoshi Mata Temple and Mahamandir Temple.
The Umaid Bhawan Palace leads when it comes to places to see in Jodhpur. It lords over the entire city and is the biggest of its kind in Rajasthan. It was established in 1458 as the location for a new capital for Rao Jodha. It is a massive structure that itself includes some of the most fantastic places to see in Jodhpur such as Moti Mahal, Zenana Deodi, Sheesh Mahal, Chamunda Mataji Temple and Phool Mahal. The Moti Mahal is an architectural marvel with pearl shaded interiors and shaded glass windows. The Phool Mahal was where the kings and other royal figures entertained themselves.
This Palace was constructed by Maharaja Umaid Singh. It has now been converted into a hotel and museum.
The Mehrangarh Fort and Jaswant Thada are a famous landmark in Jodhpur in Rajasthan.
Last Updated On: 2011/09/02