The bustling city of Rajasthan has such a rich history and beauty that makes it a favourite for many travellers. Built at the foot of the massive Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur has a plethora of options, right from sightseeing and shopping to desert safaris and various unique food experiences. The eye-catching picturesque scenery of the fort and the architectural marvel of the palace will leave a delightful memory in your heart for a lifetime.
Here are the reasons behind Jodhpur being on your ideal weekend gateway list.
One of Its Kind Folklore
Jodhpur is recognized for its dynamic folklore. You can’t avoid dancing when artists perform on the traditional music such as Ghoomer dance, Ghodi move or the Chari Dance. Puppetry is one such amazing performance that you can’t miss.
This is one of the largest forts in India. You can see the majestic view of the Jaipur city from the top of the fort. While you’re here don’t forget to take some pictures with the city views in the backdrop.
Royal Luxury stay
If you want to experience the best of Rajputana hospitality in one of the best heritage hotels in rajasthan, WelcomHeritage Bal Samand Lake Palace is the perfect place to be in. Built in red sandstone this incredible Jodhpur palace is lavishly decorated with lush green gardens and the interiors which give the feel of regal elegance. The essence of the erstwhile regal heritage of Rajput kings can be experienced by the excellent facilities and the amenities offered by WelcomHeritage Bal Samand Lake Palace. Hotel organizes several safaris, vintage car tours and horse carriage buggy rides through Jodhpur to make your visit the most memorable one.
The Rajasthani Royal feast
Turning back without tasting the delicious Mawa Kachori of the city will be an incomplete trip. Along with the regular Rajasthani royal dishes you get a chance to taste the delectable recipes. Besan ki Chaaki, Maakhan Vade, Mirchibada, Makhaniya Lassi, Panchkuta are some of the famous dishes of the Jodhpur cuisine.
So, do not miss the chance and visit the city, as this could be a new introduction to a culture.