Rajasthan is one of the most colorful and vibrant states of India that offers a wide spectrum of art, culture, festivities, and recreational elements. In fact, it’s the only state that has its cities named after colors of blue, golden, pink, and even white. One must take a trip to Rajasthan to experience the different shades of the vibrant state.
In order to witness the colorful beauty of Rajasthan, the main cities to be included in your trip are- Jaipur (Pink City), Jodhpur (Blue City), Jaisalmer (Golden City), and Udaipur (White City).
Here’s a brief guide to help you plan your trip so that you can enjoy the various shades of the state.
Jaipur, aka the Pink City, is the starting point for travelers who wish to explore the beauty of Rajasthan. From humungous forts to majestic palaces, the city boasts of several artistically designed monuments. Besides, it is also a major attraction for domestic and foreign tourists alike. Apart from the tourist places, the handicraft sold in the markets is one of the highlights of Jaipur tourism.
Jodhpur is truly magnificent in terms of the architecture flaunted by the forts and palaces of the Blue City. Although the climate is hot and dry, the city turns much more attractive and worth visiting during the winter season. Visiting Jodhpur is like taking a stroll in the ancient times and witnessing the historical tales of Rajputs and their lifestyle.
A trip to Rajasthan is simply incomplete if you don’t include the Golden city of Jaisalmer in the list. Jaisalmer is an astonishing destination that offers all the quintessential elements of Rajasthan. From the intricate carvings of Patwon Ki Haveli to the quaint Gadi Sagar Lake and from the Sam Sand dunes to the majestic Sonar Quila, everything is worth your time. The camel safari in the sand dunes is a major element that attracts tourists to the city.
The White City of Udaipur is unarguably the most peaceful and romantic spots in the entire state. Also known as the Lake City, the place is simply breathtaking and yet simplistic. Apart from being popular for destination weddings, it is also preferred for weekend getaways whereby tourists love spending time in sightseeing and nature photography.