Rajasthan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, for both domestic and international tourists. Rajasthan attracts tourists for its historical forts, palaces, art and culture with its slogan ‘Padharo mahare desh’. Every third foreign tourist visiting India travels to Rajasthan as it is part of the Golden Triangle for tourists visiting India.
The palaces of Jaipur, lakes of Udaipur, and desert forts of Jodhpur, Bikaner & Jaisalmer are among the most preferred destinations of many tourists, Indian and foreign. Tourism accounts for eight percent of the state’s domestic product. Many old and neglected palaces and forts have been converted into heritage hotels. Tourism has increased employment in the hospitality sector. The main sweet of this place is ghewar.
Rajasthan is known for its historical hill forts & palaces, it is claimed as best place for tourism related to palaces. Following are some of major palaces in Rajasthan.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
City Palace, Udaipur
Rajasthan is known for its forts. Hill are also a part of world heritage.
Ganesh Pol Entrance, Amer Fort
Jain Temple inside Jaisalmer Fort
Carving of Kirti Stambh, Chittor Fort
Department of Government organizes multiple fairs & festivals during the year. These festivals & fairs are great tourist attractions.Fairs organized in Rajasthan include:
Ranakpur Jain Temple
Kirti Stambh, Chittorgarh
T24- The largest tiger in Ranthambore National Park
Dargah Sharif, Ajmer
Soniji Ki Nasiyan, Ajmer
Birla Mandir, Jaipur
Jaswant Thada mausoleum, Jodhpur
Ghats at Pushkar lake, Rajasthan