Rajasthan is a colourful state and it has myriad ways of attracting tourists. Here are top five things that one must do while having a tour of Rajasthan.
Things to do in Rajasthan
1. Nagaur Cattle Fair
Held every year in the months of January and Feburary in Jodhpur, Nagaur Cattle Fair is second biggest fair in India. Attracting hordes of people to its magnanimity, it is must visit for all those who want to buy cattle. Nearly 70,000 bullocks, camels and horses are traded every year in this fair. It is very colourful festival. Animals are decorated and their owners too are dressed vibrant. Traditional look of moustaches and turban is being carried gracefully by them. There are lots of sporting activities taking place in this fair which keeps entertained and hooked. Cock fights, Bullock, camel races, tug of war.
2. Play around of Polo in Jaipur
Jaipur has been a city of royals and offers many sightseeing destinations. Polo has been a famous game to be played in this city. There are many places where one can indulge in this activity. Jaipur Riding and Polo Club is situated in Sirsi Village which is located at the outskirts of Jaipur. One can immerse himself in various kinds of Polo. Be it Elephant Polo, Camel Polo or Horse Polo, you can enjoy anything there. Competitive classes are being given to those who want to master this game. It was found by Col. K. S. Garcha.
3. Rajasthan Camel Safari
Jaislemer is golden city of India and there is no better way to enjoy this city without having a Camel Safari. A Camel Safari is great fun. It is so relaxing ride to enjoy the sands in Jaislemer. It is just so refreshing to have long and easy rides in stretched Thar Desert. Camel Safaris started way back in 1987 by tourism of India. Tourists from India and abroad should never give a miss to Camel Safari. Your tour to Rajasthan is absolutely incomplete without having this Safari.
4. Visit Karni Mata Temple
This temple is being visited by many tourists for its sheer uniquenss. Dedicated to Goddess, Karni Mata, an incarnation of Goddess Durga. This temple is located at the distance of 30 Km from Bikaner in village Deshnoke. One of the very striking features about this temple is the presence of rats in the temple. Hence it is also called temple of Rats. Karni Mata is must visit for all those who love adventure and uniqueness.
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5. Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur
Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur is an asset not just to the city but also to the whole Rajasthan. It is imperative to say that it has utter royalty and beauty. It is located at 122 Km above the city and it is enclosed by thick walls. It was built by Maharaja Man Singh. It is also famous for the music festival that takes place in the month of October. Mehrangarh Fort should be visited during this time to enjoy a musical saga. You would love to find amazing music in beautiful backdrop of the fort.
These are the best and must things to do in Rajasthan which covers activities, festivals and Ancient fort etc.