Jodhpur - Travel Idea for an Experiential Getaway
Jodhpur is a major city in Rajasthan is access point for desert areas of Jaisalmer (330 kms), Manvar (140 kms), Khimsar (90 kms) and Osiyan (60 kms). Jodhpur is renowned for Mehrangarh Fort, Cenotaphs, craft shopping and a variety of experiences around it.
Jodhpur is also home to the renowned Umaid Bhawan Palace which is considered best among the best of all Grand Palaces in India and anywhere in the world.
Guests typically arrive at Jodhpur enroute a Rajasthan itinerary while getting on or out of Jaisalmer. Jodhpur therefore is a typical one-night stay for such traveler. There are many experiences to consider around Jodhpur that include Village safaris, craft village visit, bird watching and evening dinner at a desert village. Guests looking for a bit of exploration spend anywhere from 2 to 3 nights.
Jodhpur is also access point for guests arriving to visit Osiyaji Temple and Jain Temples in Osiyan. There are number of experiential heritage getaways that are visited ex-Jodhpur for which Jodhpur is typically the access point. Rohet, Luni, Khejarala, Pali, Sathin, Dhamli, Jojawar, Deogarh, Chandelao may not be renowned tourist destinations but are all celebrated experiential retreats in their own right with a distinct character of their own.
Jodhpur is recommended for all experiential travelers looking for authentic rural, cultural and heritage experiences in rajasthan.