Jodhpur, the gateway to Thar Desert, is the 2nd largest City of Rajasthan, India. As the city is located at the edge of Thar, Jodhpur remains bright and hot throughout the year and perfectly called as the ‘Sun City’.
Jodhpur is a city of history founded by Rathore hero Rao Jodha in the year 1459. The Rathore kingdom was also known as the Marwar and was the largtest in Rajputna.
The city was constructed as the new capital of the state replacing the old capital Mandore. Latter Mandor is transformed as Mandore Gardens where ruins of the old capital still exist.
Jodhpur is also called as the Blue city as most houses in the old city are in the shades of blue in colour.
Jodhpur attracts a huze number of tourists for its forts and palaces, havelis, gardens, culture and tradition.
This eight days fair held every year during the month of Jan-Feb, is popularly known as the Cattle fair and is the second largest in Rajasthan. Nagaur Town is the most picturesque of Rajput townships.
Dabok Airport is 24 km. from Udaipur city. Linked by daily Air Service from New Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Ahmedabad, Aurangabad and Mumbai.RAIL
Udaipur is connected to and from Chittaurgarh, Ajmer, Jaipur and Delhi.ROAD
A wide network of bus services link Udaipur with various destinations like Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Delhi, Jaipur, Chittaurgarh, Indore, Kota, Mount Abu and Mumbai.
Jaisalmer 285 km, Bikaner 253 Km, Udaipur 260 Km, Jaipur 336 Km, Mt. Abu 264 Km, Ajmer (211 km) & New Delhi (597 km).