Jodhpur is famous for historical buildings and monuments dating back as old as the period of Ramayana. Some of the popular tourist destinations in Jodhpur are:
Located in the centre of the city, this Fort was built by Rao Jodha who is also the founder of Jodhpur. This is one of the most popular forts in India and houses various beautiful palace inside it.
- Ummaid Bhawan Palace Hotel & Museum
A part of the Royal Palace building, this hotel became one of the most famous tourist attractions after it was voted Best Hotel in the world, while the other part remains to be a museum exhibiting the history of Marwas and Jodhpur as well as the Royal Family.
This royal cenotaph was built close to the fort by Maharaja Jaswant Singh Ji, in White Marble after being inspired by Taj Mahal in Agra.
An ancient clock tower stands tall, preserved in the middle of the city, believed to be the sole source for tracking time for locals in earlier times. The top of this tower gives an amazing panorama of the city.
Mandore Garden, also known as the house of Rani Mandodari, the wife of Ravana is a garden full of beautiful plants, flowers, hindu temples and multiple cenotaphs in the premises.
A man-made lake on the city borders, this lake is the best sunset point in the city. It also serves as a water source for drinking water for Jodhpur citizens.
This one is an exotic location on the outbounds of the city. It makes a great place for candle light dinners by the lake giving a nice view of the Fort.
Also known as, the step-well is a hidden gem inside the city. It depicts lifestyle and culture of the people living here during Maharaja’s reign.