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Best Things To Do in Jodhpur

Jodhpur is one of the most beautiful cities in the state of Rajasthan. There are various things to do in Jodhpur, if you share love for history. The blend of century old tradition and modernisation, the city has witnessed magical transformation. It is the second largest city in the state and is known as the Blue City. The theme fits better because of the architectural and blue themed homes. Temples, forts and havelis carry vivid shades of blue. Forts that are built at the towering hills give a spectacle view of the city. One of these forts is the Mehrangarh which has eight gates and rocky ridge. The city is also known for the rare breed of horses also known as the Marwari or Malani, which are only found in this city. There are many things to do in Jodhpur, and one such is to explore the forts and palace which makes this city proud.

The prosperous and glorious past of the Jodhpur is still prevalent in city in today's time. The culture and tradition is still followed even though the modernisation has overtaken the thoughts. There are many attractions in this city including- Umaid Bhawan Palace, Moti Mahal, Mehrangarh Fort, Sheesh Mahal, Mahamandir Temple, Ghanta Ghar, etc. Jodhpur is also known for celebrating some colourful festivals with full-fledge. The festival also showcases the lifestyle of the city. Ranakpur Festival, Matsya Festival, Shree The Sacred Festival and many more makes it worth exploring. Jodhpur is certainly one of the beautiful cities that can bring smile and exploring nature of yours. Spending time here will give a chance to weave some wonderful memories that would stay lifelong. Jodhpur is well connected with other states of the country. The best time to explore this city is between October to February when the climate is pleasant and winter.

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Traveller Tales From Jodhpur

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Stephanie Bommarito

14 December 2018

My mom and I really enjoyed this camel ride. The guide, Dhanna was fantastic and took us back to his place for a home cooked meal made by his wife. It was so peaceful riding the camels in the Thar dese...

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DR PROMOD KUMAR

17 January 2019

"Excellent tour special thanks to Sumer and family for very nice Camel ride and homely tasty food. "

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Gopee Iyer

27 March 2019

Rajasthan was on my mind from a long time and i had to experience camel safari. What a beautiful evening with an amazing sunset. Loved it

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amit kumar

15 January 2019

Very nice arrangements was there and very neat and clean Swiss tent having 3 star rated facilities Weather is also very awesome in the new year eve Food was also very tasty and I never forget the tr...

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Devagya Verma

18 December 2018

This was a unique blend of both a desert and green surrounding and the place setting couldn’t have been more perfect. The stay was delightful, and not only did the package include some authentic Rajast...

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Himadri Chaturvedi

13 December 2018

Had a fun day at Jodhpur with friends. We were a group of 3, and decided to embark on this day our of Jodhpur. We covered about 7 places in the city, and the car driver/tour guide was very professional...

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Bhaves Abbott

13 December 2018

I had checked out many tours of Jodhpur online, and this one was the most pocket friendly, so I decided to go for it. The tour was definitely worth the money, we explored many places, including some le...

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Acharyasuta Khan

12 December 2018

Really great experience with this camel tour. First off, the price was really affordable, and they didn’t charge us anything extra than the given price. Second, the pick up and the drop that was arrang...

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Adripathi Dutta

10 December 2018

it was an entirely different experience of being at some stranger's place who were so warm and welcoming. The Bhavnani's welcomed us with drinks and we had an amazing time cooking lunvh together. Got t...

What You Should Know More About Things To Do in Jodhpur

  • Q. What are the best adventure activities to do in Jodhpur?

    Jodhpur is not just about forts, palaces and deserts, but is also about activities and adventures that make this city a worth explore. As a part of things to do in Jodhpur, you can find some adventure activities to have fun and take up the challenge. Some of adventure activities to do are:

     

    Wander through Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park:

    If exploring the rock-loving foliage is your love, then Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park is your destination. It was developed in 2006 to restore the charm of natural ecology and greenery around. It also boosts 80 native species.

     

    Ziplining and Paragliding:

    Take up the challenge of ziplining and paragliding. Both give the pano view of the city with the backdrop of Mehrangarh Fort. If you are a photography junkie, then it can be a bonus. Fees for per person are Rs 1500 per adult and Rs 1250 per student.

     

    Sand Dunes:

    Driving through the parched landscape of Jodhpur is the most off-beat thing you can enjoy as a part of adventure in Jodhpur. Osian and Khimsar are the best place to explore this adventure. Enjoy the soothing sunset and dinner with the overnight stay in the desert camp.

  • Q. What are the best things to do in Jodhpur?

    Jodhpur offers many options to do with family and friends. From adventure activities to exploring palaces, there are many things to do. Below are the options:

     

    • Exploring Mehrangarh Fort
    • Exploring Umaid Bhavan Palace
    • Visiting Mandore Garden
    • Participating in Flying Fox, Sand Dunes, Paragliding
    • Camel Safari
    • City Markets to buy accessories
    • Bishnoi Village Safari
    • Attend Traditional Opium Ceremony
    • Cycling Tour in Jodhpur
    • Desert Safari to Osian
    • Desert Camping
    • Blue City Walking Experience
    • Bird Watching in Kicchan
    • Yoga Trekking in Jodhpur
    • Rappelling in Soorsagar

  • Q. Which are the best destinations for wildlife safari in Jodhpur?

    Wildlife tour in Jodhpur is the certainly an experience to enjoy. The city is the home of various species that are worth exploring and getting close to. Surrounded by the Aravali Hills, the city is backed with some dense wildlife that attracts tourists from the globe. Some of the well-known wildlife sanctuaries in Jodhpur are:

     

    • Desert National Park, Gajner
    • Dhawa Doli Wildlife Sanctuary
    • Machiya Safari Park
    • Kheechan Natural Bird Sanctuary

  • Q. Where can I get the luxury trains experience in Jodhpur?

    Jodhpur cannot only be explored through walks or driving, but also through trains. There are some special luxury trains that run through Rajasthan passing Jodhpur. These train rides resembled the lavish and classy lifestyles of Maharajas who ruled this city. It takes you to every corner of the city and gives the glimpse of golden era.

    Some of the luxury trains are:

    Palace on Wheels:

    Came into the operation in 1982, it is the best luxury train in Rajasthan. The train offers royal treatment for its passengers which is the symbol of opulence of the kings.

    The train covers destination like- Udaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Agra. Guests will be able to visit- Jantar Mantar, Ranthambore National Park, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary and others.

    Maharaja's Express:

    Launched in 2012, this train has won number of awards for its excellent on board accommodation and services along with the off-train excursions. It covers major travel destinations of Jodhpur and passes through other cities of Rajasthan.

    Royal Rajasthan on Wheels:

    Lunched in 2009, the train covers heritage and wildlife destinations in Rajasthan. It covers all the major locations of Jodhpur and passes through Udaipur, Sawai Madhopur, Chittorgarh and other locations.

    Deccan Odyssey:

    Also known as the Indian Maharaja, it passes through Konkan region of Maharashtra and then covering Jodhpur, Jaipur, Agra, Udaipur and other northern locations.

  • Q. Which are the best places to do rock climbing in Jodhpur?

    Bheem Bhadak near Jodhpur is the best rock climbing location. If you're taking up the adventure activity, then it will cost around Rs 1000 per adult, which includes pickup and drop facilities.

  • Q. Which are the best places for an art and culture experience in Jodhpur?

    With arts and culture, you can explore the richness of the Jodhpur city. These cultural attractions are really fruitful. From historical monuments to cultural festivals in deserts, each is worth witnessing. Some of the places to explore art and culture of Jodhpur are:

    • Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum
    • Umaid Bhawan Art School
    • Pukhraj Durry Udhyog
    • Gems and Art Plaza
    • Oriental Art Gallery
    • Cultural Tour of Jodhpur

  • Q. Which are the best routes to do biking in Jodhpur?

    You can get the Udaipur to Jodhpur bike tour from reputed tour companies like Art of Bicycle Trips. With 4 days and 3 nights duration, you will pass through undulating sand dunes flanked by the Aravalli mountain range and the typical bucolic countryside. Moreover, you will also pass through tribal villages and spend some time at the Thar Desert. You will also meet some nomadic herdsmen who wander from village to village. Throughout the journey, you will witness the changing geography.

  • Q. Which are the best places for village safari in Jodhpur?

    Visiting villages of Jodhpur is worth exploring that gives the real picture of the heritage and long lasting culture. The Full Day Village Safari will take you through traditional village witnessing local handicrafts like Shoe Makers, Pottery Hand Weaving & Also Men in Their Traditional Attire, Women Clad with Ancestral Silver Jewellery, etc.

    The Bishnoi Village Safari is the most famous village safari in Jodhpur. Through the safari, you will come across scenic beauty marked with Khejri trees and deer.

    The Guda Bishnoi Lake, the natural lake is the perfect picnic spot. If you're interested in exotic wild life & nature, then this is the perfect village. Blackbucks, Chinkaras and other wild animals can be spotted easily.

    Get your hand on the full day or half day Bishnoi Village Safari. Other options of village safari are- Guda Bishnoi Village, Khejarli Village Jodhpur, Singhasni Jodhpur and Salawas Durry Jodhpur.

  • Q. Where can I experience a jeep safari in Jodhpur?

    You can enjoy Jeep Safari in Bishnoi Village with full day memorable outing. There are various Jeep Safari excursions that will take your through various areas of the city. Some of the best routes are:

    • Khejarli Village
    • Salawas Durry Weavers
    • Singhasni (Potters Village)
    • Wildlife Visits

  • Q. Which are the best places to do camel safari in Jodhpur?

    When in Jodhpur, you can't miss the camel safari. One can enjoy the camel safari through the tour organized by tour companies. Thar Desert is the best place where you can enjoy this safari. Camel tours for varying budgets and time limits available. It is not just about sitting atop the camel, but visiting Chokhi Dhaani for an authentic Rajasthani food experience, you can meet localities and interact with people. Other activities involved are- dancing, singing, exploring age-old buildings of Jodhpur.

    Some of the best places to enjoy the camel safari in Jodhpur are:

    • Thar Desert
    • Samsara
    • Osian

  • Q. What are the famous hiking trails in Jodhpur?

    Hiking is the most outdoor adventures activity to be done in Jodhpur. With some trails locations available, adventure lovers can execute their plan and explore the place closely. Some tour companies organise this hiking and trekking activities under the cost of Rs 1000- Rs 1500/-per head.

    Throughout the hiking trails, you will come across some amazing trek region and beautiful landscape of Aravali hills. Some of the hiking trials are:

    • Ranakpur to Thandiberi
    • Bheem Badak
    • Chaupansi Village
    • Alwar

  • Q. Which are the famous forts in Jodhpur?

    Jodhpur is blessed with some huge palaces and forts built centuries ago. These forts symbolizes the glorious past of Rajasthan. Rich history, marvellous architecture and grandeur are the features that make these forts worth a visit. There are number of forts including  Rohet Garh Fort, Mehrangarh Fort, Fort Chanwa Luni etc. Atop of these forts, one can get the magnificent view of the city.

    Some of the forts in Jodhpur are:

    • Mehrangarh Fort
    • The Jaswant Thada
    • The Umaid Bhawan Palace
    • The Rai ka Baag Palace
    • Rohet Fort  

  • Q. Where is Umaid Bhawan located and what is its entry fee?

    Umaid Bhawan Palace is one of the major tourist attractions in Jodhpur. It was Maharaja Umed Singh, who is the grandfather of present owner of the palace. One of the largest palaces, it has private residences comprising 347 rooms. Also there is museum having huge collection of weapons, a banner presented by Queen Victoria and amazing clocks providing detailed information about the royal era.

    The best time to visit is between October to March

    Location: Umaid Bhawan Palace, Circuit House road, 7km away from Jodhpur, Rajasthan

    Entry Fees:

    Indians- INR 25

    INR 50 per person (foreign tourists)

    For palace museum: Indians- INR 10 per Child and INR 30 per Adult

    Foreigner- INR 100  

  • Q. Which things are must to do in Jodhpur during honeymoon?

    If you are exploring Jodhpur during the honeymoon trip, then the city has many options to enjoy. From cultural extravaganza in Thar Desert to shopping for some handicraft work in the market and exploring forts and palaces.

    Honeymoon couples will certainly have a great time together. Some of the options are:

    • Visit Mehrangarh Fort
    • Umaid Bhawan Palace
    • Mandore Gardens
    • Camel Safari in Thar Desert
    • Village safari on open jeep
    • Visit Chamunda Mata Temple
    • Explore the Clock Tower
    • Romantic Lake Excursion
    • Stay at Vivanta by Taj- Hari Mahal
    • Dinner at Ranbanka Palace

    Shopping at Clock Tower Market, Nai Sarak, Mochi Bazaar, Umaid Bhawan Palace Market and others.

  • Q. Which are the famous market places to visit in Jodhpur? And what can I buy from there?

    There are some famous markets in Jodhpur where you can buy some of the best handicraft products. Those Rajasthani flashy fabrics, chic mojaris, authentic antiques, classic handicrafts, and traditional jewelry are worth to explore. For instance, visit Clock Tower Market, here you can buy variety of spices. Also handicrafts, flavoured teas, hand-embroidered fabrics, and antiques. Then there is Nai Sarak to pack with bandhej suit pieces, sarees, dupattas, and turbans. At Mochi Bazaar,  you will find Jodhpuri juttis, popularly known as mojaris. You can even shop for junk jewelry and lac bangles.

    Other famous markets are:

    • Umaid Bhawan Palace Market
    • Kapraa Bazaar
    • Sarafa Bazaar
    • Tripolia Bazaar

  • Q. Which are the famous pilgrimage destinations which are a must visit in Jodhpur?

    Jodhpur offers some beautiful pilgrimage temples which are worth visiting. Some famous temples are Chamundaji Temple, Udai Mandir, Siddhanth Shiv Temple, etc. Each of these temples is being visited by number of pilgrims. Beautiful architecture and view from atop  are also the major reasons of pulling huge crowd of pilgrims.

    Some of the temples are:

    • Chamundaji Temple
    • Udai Mandir
    • Siddhanth Shiv Temple
    • Baba Ramdeo Temple
    • Maha Mandir