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Situated by the sands of Thar Desert Jodhpur is 2nd largest city of Rajasthan.The city epitomizes the romance and feudal splendor of Rajasthan. It was founded by Rao Jodha the Rathore ruler of the kingdom in 1459. The city has majestic Mehrangarh Fort and colorful Baazar. The special riding breeches, known the world overs as Jodhpurs, were designed here.
Umaid Bhawan Palace:The beautiful palace built of creamy pink sandstone is a prime example of princely India’s opulence. The construction was started in 1929 by Maharaja Umaid Singh to create job for his people.
Mehrangarh Fort:Founded by Rao Jodha in 1459, this is one of most Majestic of Rajasthan’s fort.Rudyard Kipling described the fort as “creation of angels, fairies and giants”. The royal apartments within the fort now form part of can outstanding museum.
Moti Mahal: It was built between 1581 to 1595. Its ceiling is decorated with mirrors and gold leaf.Once the magnificent room was the Hall of Private Audience.
Jodhpur Coffee House: Situated on High Court Road you can enjoy south Indian flavor.
Bollygood: A fun, movie themed restaurant with medium price serving veg and non-veg.
Fort View: A restaurant situated on roof of Govind Hotel serves Rajasthani flavour along with Chinese.
One can shop for mirrorwork dresses, textiles, patchwork bedcovers and fabric sarees in the city of Jodhpur. Some of the famous shopping point are listed below:
India Tailors: One can come here for some royal dresses, custom made suits.
Paradise Obscure Arts: Situated on the Umaid Bhawan Palace Road, this is best place to buy local handicrafts and articrafts.
Shriganesham: North of Sardar Market, one can enjoy shopping here some mirrorwork dresses, sumptuous embroidered coats n dresess and patchwork bedspreads
Train to Jodhpur is connected with some cities. You have to book ticket prior one day in advance for the journey. Railway station is on Station Road 300m south of Sojati Gate.
Bus facility is widely available for major cities of country. There are Government as well as Private buses available from the different part of the city. There are silver and gold line buses for Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Ajmer and Udaipur.
Airport is 4 km south of town. Daily flight to Delhi, Mumbai and Udaipur is operated by different airlines.
Autorickshaw & Rickshaw: Autorickshaw and rickshaw are easily available modes to travel within city. Fares are also reasonable.
Taxi: Taxi is the comfortable mode to travel in city. It is a bit costly than rickshaw and autorickshaw but it saves your time and you can reach to any part of city within few minutes.
Carry Passport Inc. Visa, Cash Card, Credit Card, Health Insurance Card if any, Vaccination Booklet, Program Booklet, Important Phone Numbers and Extra Passport Copy.
Carry your sun cream, hand sanitizers, soap/Shampoo, personal medicines and ant diarrheal medicines.
Avoid wearing too short clothes. Carry your Sunglasses, party clothing and representative clothing.
In terms of Electronics, must carry your phone+charger, photo-video cam, E-banking.
Other miscellaneous things to carry are travel guide, books/magazines, playing cards, neck-pillow, sleeping mask, towel and money belt.