Rajasthan is commonly known as the Land of the Kings. Here one can easily find Hill Forts, Palaces, Lakes and Great Temples which all reveal the royalty of the state. A trip to Rajasthan can be very much luxurious, and in this post, we have tried to share some points which will be useful for travellers planning to visit Rajasthan.
Stay at some of the finest luxury places:
There are a few Royal Palaces in Rajasthan that has been converted into Resorts. Umaid Bhawan Palace, Rambagh Palace and Taj Lake Palace are a few famous examples.
Umaid Bhawan Palace located in Jodhpur & is an iconic structure made by Maharaja Umaid Singh. A part of this palace is the Royal residence, and the remaining portion has been converted into a luxury hotel, preserved by Taj Hotels.
Rambagh Palace, Jaipur was once the residence of Maharaja of Jaipur is now a luxurious hotel. A stay at this place is partaking of a wealth of experience. Taj Lake Palace also has the honour of being counted on top 5 luxury hotels of the world. Located in Pichola Lake, the beauty of palace is remarkable. It has 347 suites and rooms.
Also have a look at this post on Some mind blowing palaces from Rajasthan which turned in hotels. Here you will find a list of hotels in Rajasthan who were once royal palace. Some of the best ones for traveller planning a luxurious Rajasthan Road Trip.
The Royal Ranthambore Safari:
Ranthambore National Park is situated at the intersection of Aravalli and Vindhya ranges. You can enjoy the sights of the jungle in a safari ride. If lucky, you can get to see tiger or sambar deer. To witness the beasts in their natural habitat, can be the most unforgettable sight. The King of Jungle “The Royal Bengal Tiger” is an endangered species.
The best-known tiger reserve in India, Ranthambore is referred as the crown of Royal Heritage of India. This Tiger reserve is open twice a day: Morning 7.00 AM to 10.30 AM and Evening 2.30 to 6.00 PM. The best time to visit Ranthambore is between October and end of June. It remains closed during rest of the year.
Must Experience Sightseeing Tours:
The city of Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur must be present on your itinerary. Jaipur is famous for Amer Fort, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jal Mahal and Kanak Vrindavan.
City Palace is an excellent blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. Amber was the ancient capital of Jaipur. Hawa Mahal was built in the 18th century and is the most remarkably designed monument of Jaipur.
Jodhpur, known as Blue City in known for diverse experiences. Umaid Bhawan Palace, Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada and The stepwells of Toorji Jhalara are well-known sights of Jodhpur.
Udaipur is known as The most Romantic City of the world. The city of lakes has beautiful lakes and picturesque views. Lake Palace, City Palace, Saheliyon ki Bari, Bagore ki Haveli and Lake Pichola are famous tourist spots in Udaipur.
The Best Source to Explore Rajasthan:
Rajasthan is a vast and widely spread state. There are two ways to explore the large state. One option is to hire a cab or tempo traveller. It is a convenient way to travel and you can many on the route sites.
The second option is to travel by Maharaja Express train. Maharaja Express is one of the leading luxury trains of India with elegant décor and gourmet dining. The train consists of different suites and cabins. It takes you to the most famous tourist route of India.