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Jodhpur Tour Packages
A valiant sentinel in the desert, on the eastern fringe of the Thar desert has the distinction of neither being a part of the Thar desert nor out of it.
At best it is a doorway to the wonderland of sand dunes and shrubs, rocky terrain and thorny trees. The home of the Rathroes - the awesome princely state of Rajasthan. They conquered Marwar or Maroodesh, land of the sand after the fall of Delhi and Kannauj.
In 1459 AD, Rao Jodha, chief of Rathore clan of Rajputs, who claimed descent from Rama, the epic here of the Ramayana, laid the foundation of Jodhpur. A high stone wall protects the well-fortified city. The wall is nearly 10km in length and has eight gates facing various directions. Within, stands an imposing fort on a low range of sandstone hills, about 125m above the surrounding plains.
The old city is fenced by 10 km long wall with eight Gates leading out of it. The new city is outside the walled city. Rao Jodha, a chief of the Rathore clan, founded the city in 1459 and it is named after him. Polo has been the traditional sport of the Jodhpur nobility since medieval times. Jodhpur has two railway stations, City and Rai ka Bagh both are outside the walled city. The bus stand is right outside the Rai ka Bagh Station. The High Court is a while from the bus stand after the Umed Gardens, after which is located the tourist reception centre and RTDC Hotel Ghoomer.
Ahead is the main market and entry in to the wall from Sojati Gate. This area also has many hotels. Jodhpur is also military and air force station and has a large cantonment and airbase.
Exotic Rajasthan Tour
Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations Covered : Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur – Udaipur - Kota Bundi – Jaipur – Agra - Delhi
Magical Rajasthan Tour
Duration : 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destinations Covered : Jodhpur – Ranakpur – Udaipur – Chittaurgarh – Pushkar – Jaipur – Agra - Delhi
Classic Desert Tour
Duration : 11 Nights / 12 Days
Destinations Covered : Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Bikaner – Mandawa – Jaipur – Agra - Delhi
Royal Rajasthan Tour
Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days
Destinations Covered : Jodhpur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur - Udaipur
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