Jodhpur was established in 1459 by King Rao Jodha and hence Jodhpur received its name after him. It is the second largest city in Rajasthan which is separated into old city and new city. Jodhpur is well-known for its splendid castles and citadels. Fill up your tummy with Pyaaz Kachori, Mirchi bada, Mawa Kachori,Makhaniya Lassi, and Panchkuta.
The renowned fairs and festivals in Jodhpur are Marwar Festival, Jodhpur International Desert Kite Festival, and Nagaur Fair. Thesefairs and festivals are rejoiced with unlimited passion. From young to the old, all of them take part in the splendor and show.
Best Time To Visit:
Winter is the best time to visit Jodhpur when temperature probably varies between 7°C to 25°C, hence plans in months from October to March. Avoid visiting in summers i.e. from April to July and monsoon i.e. from July to August.
Places to visit in Jodhpur:
Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Balsamand Lake, Kailana Lake, Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park, Umaid Bhawan Palace Museum, Mandore Gardens, Clock Tower, Ranisar Lake and more.
How to Reach Jodhpur:
- Jodhpur has domestic airport 5 kilometers from the city center. This airport is linked to other major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Udaipur and Jaipur.The adjoining international airport to Jodhpur is IGI airport in New Delhi.
- Rail route is joined by Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata. Even the lavish 'Palace on Wheels' also halts the city of royal impressiveness.
- There are various private buses, Volvo coaches and luxurious buses that run between Delhi and Jodhpur through the day.
Weather in Jodhpur: