Why an increasing number of tourists (Both National and International) are visiting Rajasthan? What are the reasons that have been attracting people towards this royal state for a long time? According to Tourism Department and Government of Rajasthan, more than 285 lakh tourists, including both domestic and foreign tourists arrived in the State in 2011. The figure reached 30 million in 2012. In 2013, a hike of more than 7-8% and approximately 6% percent is expected in the number for foreign as well as domestic tourists. A glimpse into the past of Rajasthan focused on its culture, traditions, outstanding tourist spots, cuisines, etc., answers the question “Why Rajasthan is so popular tourist destination among tourists”.
Rajasthan, the largest state of India in terms of area has a rich history of fairs & festivals, folk dances & songs and much more. Jaipur, the pink city is the capital city of Rajasthan is famous for its forts and other historical palaces. The state has some other attractive and colorful cities which include Jaisalmer, Bikaner Jodhpur, and Udaipur, which tourists can explore during their tours of Rajasthan. Tourists can also discover and experience the simple living of villages of Rajasthan by visiting exotic small villages and town like Ranakpur, Dundlod, Shekhawati, Barmer, Dausa, Nathadwara and Churu.
People who love to enjoy the flora and fauna can visit some of the national parks and wildlife sanctuaries at Sariska National Park, Keoladeo Ghana Bird Sanctuary and Ranthambhore National Park. You can also explore and enjoy undulating sand dunes by sitting on the camel back, and can catch some of the amazing views of sand dune. The culture and traditions of the desert state always attract every type of tourists.
There are numerous forts, palaces, temples, museums, havelis, etc, which are scattered in all over Rajasthan, and you can explore them during your tour. You can also make your tour more memorable by staying in one of the best Rajasthan Hotels. Some of the most visited spots that are well known monuments of India are Jaipur City Palace, Mehrangarh Fort Jodhpur, Jaipur Amber Fort, Dargarh Ajmer, Havelis Bikaner, Jain Temples, Pushkar Temples, Jodhpur Umaid Bhawan Palace, etc. All these magnificent attractions are waiting for your arrival.