About Jodhpur

Jodhpur: Where History Meets Royalty


Jodhpur Overview


Jodhpur is a municipality situated within the borders of the state of Rajasthan, which is found in the country of India.It is often referred to as the "Blue City" due to the blue-painted houses that are prominent in the old part of the city. Jodhpur is nicknamed the "Sun City" due to its consistent sunny climate all year round.

The city is rich in history and culture, making it a popular tourist destination in India.

Experiential journeys in Jodhpur can provide travelers with unique and immersive experiences that go beyond typical sightseeing. These journeys often involve engaging with the local culture, traditions, and communities, allowing travelers to gather stores and experiences that they can cherish and share as storytellers.


History of Jodhpur:

Jodhpur has a fascinating history that dates back to the 15th century when it was founded by Rao Jodha, the Rajput chief of the Rathore clan. The city served as the capital of the Marwar kingdom and played a significant role in the history of Rajasthan. The Mehrangarh Fort, built in the 15th century, is a testament to the city's historical significance and remains one of the most iconic landmarks in Jodhpur.


Tour in Jodhpur:

A tour in Jodhpur can be a delightful experience.Take the time to experience these city must-go places


Mehrangarh Fort:

One of the largest forts in India, Mehrangarh Fort offers stunning views of the city and houses a museum displaying a vast collection of artifacts, weapons, and artwork.


Jaswant Thada:

A beautiful marble cenotaph built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, known for its intricate carvings and serene surroundings.


Umaid Bhawan Palace:

A magnificent palace partly converted into a luxury hotel, partly a museum, and partly the residence of the royal family of Jodhpur.


Clock Tower and Sardar Market:

Vibrant markets where you can shop for handicrafts, textiles, spices, and more.


Mandore Gardens:

Beautiful gardens with cenotaphs of the Marwar rulers, showcasing stunning architecture and lush greenery.


Top Selling Rajasthan Tour Packages:

Rajasthan is a state with numerous tourist attractions, and Jodhpur is often included in popular Rajasthan tour packages. These packages may cover other cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer, and more, offering a comprehensive experience of the rich heritage and culture of Rajasthan.


Local Cuisine of Jodhpur:

Jodhpur's cuisine is known for its unique flavors and rich culinary heritage. Some popular dishes to try in Jodhpur include:

Mirchi Bada: Deep-fried fritters stuffed with spicy masala.

Pyaaz Kachori: Deep-fried pastries filled with spicy onion stuffing.

Mawa Kachori: Sweet kachori filled with a mixture of mawa (milk solids) and dry fruits.

Dal Baati Churma: A traditional Rajasthani meal consisting of lentils, baked wheat balls (baati), and sweetened crushed wheat (churma).

Laal Maas: A spicy mutton curry cooked with a special red chili paste.


Where to Stay in Jodhpur:

Jodhpur offers a wide range of accommodation options, including luxury hotels, heritage havelis, guesthouses, and budget hotels. The choice of stay depends on your budget and preferences. Many hotels and resorts in the city offer a royal experience, making your stay in Jodhpur even more memorable.

Overall, Jodhpur is a captivating destination that offers a blend of history, culture, and vibrant experiences, making it a must-visit place for travelers exploring Rajasthan.

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Manoj Kumar

best vacation in Rajasthan

We went to Rajasthan to spend a 7-day vacation and there we tried this amazing jeep safari in Jodhpur. It went very well as we got to see the local crafts of Jodhpur. Thank you so much banbanjara for arranging this great tour.

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Jyoti Singh

amazing Bishnoi village jeep safari with banbanjara

The Efforts of team banbanjara for this great jeep safari were amazing. They did so well and provided every type of faclaites which was needed during the tour. The driver cum guide was very knowledgeable and was driving with safety.

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Mehek Gupta

sweet and affordable tour

The Bishnoi Jeep safari tour was very great and worth the money. It was a knowledgeable tour and we also tried delicious local cuisine. I liked our guide who was very knowledgeable and shared so many interesting stories.

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Krish Mehra

brought so many pretty things from Jodhpur

I love handy crafts and pottery. In Jodhpur, I went shopping in the local market during the safari and bought so many beautiful items like carpets and salawas. It was very great and a very different experience for me. This village is very authentic.

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Kiara Singh

blissful environment and fresh vibes

The rural environment of this place is so blissful. We enjoyed our Jeep safari tour so much. People here are so very friendly and courteous. We enjoyed our time here and would love to go again.

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Kashvi Patel

explored the local culture of Rajasthan

I am very happy that I got to visit Jodhpur and went on this amazing Jeep safari tour. The entire experience was so blissful and it was the best thing I tried in Rajasthan. Authentic Rajasthani food was so delicious.

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Kabir Kumar

great escape from a busy life

The Bishnoi Jeep Safari was the best thing I could have done in Rajasthan. The food served there was too delicious and authentic. The guide was very knowledgeable, entire tour was very well organized.

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Ishaani Desai

worth the money and time

Our experience was worth the money and time we spent in Jodhpur. Loved the village tour and explored the rich culture of Rajasthan. Thank you banbanjara.

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Ishaan Sharma

memorable tour for entire group

The tour was so memorable for the entire group of friends. We enjoyed it so much and had a lot of fun. The sightseeing place I liked the most was Gudha Village and Shepherds Village. Thanks a lot, banbanjara for this great tour.

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Gaurav Patel

great transport and food

The jeep that we got for the safari was clean and hygienic and the lunch was freshly made at the time. I visited Rajasthan for the first time and it became one of my favorite places i have visited in the past months.

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