Activities to do in Rajasthan– The Indian state of Rajasthan offers a variety of activities to do and places to visit. Even though most of its area is desert still there are some very beautiful and lush green oases; the City of Udaipur also known as the City of Lakes or the Venice of the East is a fine example for the same. The Aravalli hills provide various scenic destinations for a good holiday time and other adventure activities. Let’s find out what it has to offer in terms of
Activities to do in Rajasthan:
1 – Elephant Safari: The Elephant Safari makes you feel like a Royalty and it can be experienced at Amer Fort, Jaipur with beautifully decorated and painted elephants and their well-dressed Mahouts.
2 – Camel Safari: The Camel Safari is an exhilarating experience especially when the Camel rises and you feel like you will fall off but you don’t if you hold the saddle tight. Camel safari can be done at many places in Rajasthan like Jodhpur, Bikaner, Jaisalmer and also Pushkar, during the Pushkar Camel Fair
3 – Hot Air Ballooning: To watch the beauty of Rajasthan, its dry but beautiful terrain and the Majestic Forts from the bird’s eye view, for such an ecstatic experience you can visit Jaipur, Pushkar, and Ranthambore.
4 – Ziplining at Neemrana Fort: Amidst the beautiful palaces and Forts, there are also some adventure activities that can be done in Rajasthan, like the zip lining at Neemrana Fort. It is like flying in the air and gives you an adrenaline rush when they stop you for a second (If you ask for it) to take a while and absorb the sandy winds of Rajasthan.
5 – Jeep Safari in Ranthambore: Despite the dry weather, Rajasthan is home to many Wild animals and species. To add to the thrill and watch some tigers and other animals at Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary.
6 – Jungle Safari in Sariska Reserve Forest: The Sariska Reserve Forest is widely known as one of the best places to spot various animals like tiger, leopard, crocodiles, Nilgai, Chausingha or Four-horned Antelope and other animals, thanks to the forest department and their active involvement in the Tiger Project.
7 – Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary: A must visit place if you are a Bird Watcher and loves to see them in their natural habitat, close to Jaipur it is home to more than 200 different bird species. The best time to visit there is from August to February. From August to November to spot the resident birds and from October to February to spot migratory birds. You can also enjoy the place in a cycle rickshaw.
8 – Abhaneri Step Well: The wells always held a great importance in India. Some of the Kings in older times paid attention to the architecture of the wells too. Abhaneri Step Well is one such Architectural marvel, which is close to Jaipur and a must visit to see the heights of the perfection of the ancient architecture.
9 – Thar Heritage Museum: The result of Shri Laxmi Narayan Khatri’s passion and love for various historic artifacts, pictures, old currency and other objects, this place is near Jaisalmer and one of its kinds.
10 – Desert National Park: If you are an adventure and nature freak, this place can be considered given to the unique plants and animals found here and fossils found here of Dinosaurs which was about 6 million years old, this place definitely speaks history.Activities to do in Rajasthan
11 – Shilpgram Museum: Not exactly a Museum but a village near Udaipur that lives to promote and encourage the traditional crafts and other traditional weaves of Rajasthan.
12 – Vintage Car Rally: It takes place in Jaipur during the months of January or February, it introduces you to the age-old Passion for Car, and takes you through the journey of Evolution in cars.
Apart from visiting the forts and palaces, there are a lot more Activities to do in Rajasthan. We hope you make the most of it.