Top 10 Places to Visit in Jodhpur

It means ‘The Sun Fort’ and is one of the largest forts in India, standing tall atop a cliff called Bahuchiriya. The fort was constructed by Rathore King Rao Jodha in 1459

Mehrangarh Fort

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The stunning palace is a residential place and a hotel of the royal family of Jodhpur. It is believed to be the world’s largest private residence with over 347 rooms

Umaid Bhawan Palace

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It is a white marble cenotaph and memorial also known as the Taj Mahal of Marwar. It was built by Maharaja Sardar Singh in honour of his father Maharaja Jaswant Singh II in 1899Ghanta Ghar Jodhpur

Jaswant Thada

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It is a historical town and the ancient capital of Marwar located just 9 km from Jodhpur city. Famous for Mandore Garden and Royal cenotaphs of Jodhpur’s former rulers


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It is a park created out of a large, rocky wasteland near the Mehrangarh Fort to restore the natural ecology of the region and has over 200 species of rocky and arid plants

Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park

The artificial lake is a popular sightseeing and picnic spot that offers activities such as boating, bird watching, and watching the sunset. It was built by Pratap Singh in 1872

Kalyana Lake

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It is an intricate design of stepwell built by the queen of Jodhpur, Maharani Toorji, consort of Maharaja Abhaya Singh in 1740

Toorji Ka Jhalra Bavdi

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An architectural marvel dedicated to Lord Shiva, built by Maharaja Shiv Singh in 1812. It is supported by 84 pillars which are decorated with intricate carvings and motifs

Mahamandir Temple

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It is a popular landmark in Jodhpur, located in the centre of the city. Built by Maharaja Sardar Singh, the top of the tower offers a panoramic view of the city

Ghanta Ghar Jodhpur

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It is among the oldest and most revered temples in Jodhpur. The idol of Devi Chamunda Mataji was brought to the fort in the year 1460 by Rao Jodha from Mandore

Chamunda Mata Temple

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