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Rajasthan - A Life Long Memorable Tourist Destination
Rajasthan is the biggest state of India and is a must see destination of Indian Sub-continent. Rajasthan has everything to offer to its guest including its cultural and historical uniqueness. Every one willing to visit India has his heartily desire to travel Rajasthan. Rajasthan is famous in India as "Rangilo Rajasthan" and it meant for prosperous cultural and warm and hospitable people.

The surrounding of Rajasthan is very colourful and the people out here are quite warm & hospitable. Rajasthani Cuisine is the finest of India and a tourist visiting the state would simply get amazed with the lovely food. Rajasthan has various regions as Mewar, Marwar, Shekhawati, Hadoti and Dundhar. Each of these regions is famous for its great history and landscaping. Rajasthan houses Thar Desert that is the biggest attractions of the state.

Rajasthan is mainly known for its forts & palaces, fairs & festivals, wildlife, culture, Thar Desert and spiritual places. The major forts & palaces of Rajasthan are Amber Fort near Jaipur, Mehrangarh Fort Jodhpur, Junagarh Fort Bikaner, Jaisalmer Fort and Kumbhalgarh Fort etc. The major tourist attractions of Rajasthan are Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Chittaurgarh, Ranthambhore National Park, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, Shekhawati Region, Bikaner, Pushkar, Kota, Bundi, Kumbhalgarh, Ranakpur, Mount Abu and Ajmer.

The major fairs in Rajasthan are Pushkar Cattle Fair, Nagaur Fair, Desert Festival Jaisalmer and Camel Festival Bikaner. Pushkar houses the only Brahma Temple of the world. Other Brahma temples, the main temples in Rajasthan are Ranakpur Jain temples, Delwara Jain temple, Bhandasar Jain temple, Karni Mata temple Deshnok, Ganesh temple Ranthambhore, Osiyan temple and Srinath Ji temple Nathdwara etc.

Apart from cultural aspects, Rajasthan is also known for its varied wildlife & birdlife. The features wildlife attractions in the state are Royal Bengal Tiger at Ranthambhore National Park, rich bird life at Keoladeo national park Bharatpur which is an UNESCO World Heritage Site, Desert National Park, Back Bucks at Tal Chapper Wildlife Sanctuary and Sariska National Park.

A tourist traveling to Rajasthan can stay in the heritage hotels. These heritage hotels are basically the royal palaces which are converted into the hotels by their respective kings. While staying at these palace hotels one can feel the royalty of Bygone era and can interact with its present Maharaja.

Rajasthan also offers many outdoor adventures activities like Camel Safari in the thar desert and horse safaris tours.
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