Rajasthan is a famous Indian state filled with diversity giving rise to some of the most beautiful heritage sites. These places can be found all over the country and provide a glimpse into ancient traditions and rich cultures. A wonderful Ajmer Pushkar Tour Package can be a much more rewarding experience for foreign tourists travelling to the country, but also an equally enlightening experience for domestic tourists as well. Some of the most beautiful ones of these heritage tourist attractions are in the north-western Indian state of Rajasthan.
Ajmer Pushkar Tourism attracts tourists from across the world to come and experience their glorious heritage and unique charm. From the biggest cities in northern India and the capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur, you can plan a weekend getaway trip to Ajmer and Pushkar by road. If you too have wished to travel to these places, here are listed some of the bests places to visit in Ajmer and Pushkar on a guided city tour by Ajmer Taxi Service.
10 Best Places to visit in Ajmer Pushkar
When you are planning the Jaipur Tour Package, the visit to Ajmer can be the most interesting way of going on a weekend trip. Ajmer is one of the most prominent heritage cities included in the HRIDAY project. The old name of the city was Ajay Meru translates to the invincible hill.
2. Dargah Sharif
With several heritage sites in Ajmer and Pushkar Dargah Sharif stands out due to its sheer volume of tourists. The dargah holds the tomb of Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. The saint came from Persia and was much loved by poor people.
3. Ana Sagar Lake
This is artificial lake located in Ajmer was built between 1135 and 1150 and later modified by Mughal rulers. Near Daulat Bagh is one of the beautiful gardens right next to the lake. It is a popular outing spot for residents of Ajmer and a family picnic spot.
4. Adhai Din ka Jhopra
The ruins of Adhai Din ka Jhopra mosque lie further away from the Dargah Sharif. It was originally a Sanskrit college but when Mohammed of Ghori took control of the city, he converted it to a mosque and added a seven-arched wall.
5. Akbar's Palace & Museum
Akbar's palace was built in 1570 AD where he and his troops stayed at Ajmer. It is well known for the museum which portrays the age-old military weapons and exquisite sculptures, paintings, and other artifacts of the Mughal era.
One of the renowned pilgrimage sites for Hindu devotees in Rajasthan, Pushkar is a place to feel the magic. Steeped in rich and ancient history, this beautiful place is at the edge of the great Indian Thar desert. It has several tourist sites, many of which are so special that they are the only ones of their own kind in the world.
7. Pushkar Lake
With more than 50 ghats and 500 temples surrounding the holy lake of Pushkar is believed to be created by Lord Brahma. It is the best place for conducting a religious ceremony where you can seek the blessings of the lord. Every year millions of devotees flock here to take a holy dip at the lake and wash away all their sins.
8. Brahma Temple
Built in the 14th century, Brahma Temple is one of the few temples of Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe. The temple is made of marble and stones, it is also a rare architectural site. The temple is made of marble and stones, it is also a rare architectural site.
9. Camel Fair
One of the largest cattle fairs in India and is celebrated annually in November month. You can enjoy various culinary delights as well as handicrafts, dance performances, and folk music here. One can of course also see various cattle like camels, oxen, horses, and buffaloes being traded.
10. Varaha Temple
One of the best things to do in Pushkar is to visit this temple which is devoted to the Varaha incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The temple is also a magnificent example of the various cultural influences of the past reflected in its architectural style.
If you are planning Ajmer Pushkar Tour Guide, you can explore the city at its best and enjoy a night's stay at the best hotels. One can take a car rental from Ajmer Tours to have a fully maintained car at an affordable rate.