Tourism

5 unique places in Rajasthan you cannot miss

So your much awaited vacation is finally here and you are still confused on where to spend this few days? If yes, then let us tell you why visiting Rajasthan is a wise thing to do!

Though there is a never ending list of the things to do in this wonderful Indian state, we have decided to help you shortlist the top 5 unique places which you cannot afford to miss:

1) Jaisalmer desert Festival

If you are travelling the last week of January, be sure not to miss this one of its kind festival. 3 days of unlimited fun and innumerable strange competitions like turban tying, moustache growing, camel decorating and fancy dress etc and sporting events like polo matches, air force display and camel races will give you plenty of memories to cherish.

Vintage retro hipster style travel image of Rajasthan travel background – Indian cameleer (camel driver) with camels in dunes of Thar desert. Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India

2) Ranthambore National Park

Irrespective of the fact whether you are a wild life enthusiast or a normal tourist, a visit to the Ranthambore National park is a must! Starting from crocodile lakes and tigers roaming in the wild to the 10th century Ranthambore fort there are a plenty of natural things to enjoy here.

Ranthambore National Park

 

3) Mount Abu

For people who like to spend their holidays away from the hustle bustle of city life in the company of silent hills, Mount Abu is the perfect place for them. Situated in the Aravali region of Rajasthan it is home to a number of hills, lakes, forests and waterfalls. Mount Abu is also home to a number of famous hindu and Jain temples.

 

4) Bhangarh                           

Since we are discussing about unusual and unique attractions of Rajasthan, this list will not be compete without the mention of Bhangarh; India’s most haunted place. A number of myths and legends about the haunted past prevails in history books. A visit to Bhangarh is worth your money as you are sure to experience something which is unique to this place.

Top 3 haunted places in Rajasthan

5) Karni Temple

Bikaner’s 600 year old Karni Temple has gained attention of tourists for its unique ritual where rats are worshipped, fed and loved. The prasadas offered to the devotees are salivated by rats which are considered auspicious. Finding it hard to believe? Plan a trip to Bikaner and witness something you have never witnessed before.

If you are visiting any of these places mentioned above for the first time be sure that the memories you take back with you will stay for years to come.