Set on the marvelous landscape of Thar desert, Jodhpur is also known as the “Blue City”. The herculean Meharangarh Fort, that towers all over the city, is an exemplary architectural masterpiece. Due to the scenic beauty of the city and historical buildings, the city has been featured in a number of Hollywood & Bollywood films. Other prominent places of Jodhpur include the Umaid Bhavan Palace, Ghanta Ghar and Jaswant Thada. Tourists can explore nearby places like Bhim Bhirak Cave, Ravan ka Mandir (only temple of Ravan in India), Mandore, Kalyan lake & garden and the Balsamand lake.
Jodhpur is said to be the origin place of many hot & spicy Indian delicacies. Some of these delicacies include Pyaz ki Kachori, Mirchi Bada, Mirchi ka Kutaa and sweet dishes like Makhaniya Lassi and Aate ka Halwa.
Country - India
Visa Requirements - Visa is required
Languages Spoken - Hindi & English
Currency Used - Indian Rupee (INR)
Area (km2) - 60,980