Ajmer - Place To See Around

| September 4, 2012
Tags: Ajmer, dargah, Khwaja Moin-ud-Din Chishti, Khwaja Moin-ud-Din Chishti dargah, Mayo College, Rajasthan pilgrimage sites, tourist places Rajasthan

Pushkar: A mélange of Hindu religion and culture, rustic Rajasthan and scenic locales, Pushkar is one of the five sacred Dhams of Hindus. Situated at a distance of 27 km from Ajmer, Pushkar is one of the oldest cities in the country. Known as ‘The Rose Garden of Rajasthan’, Pushkar attracts lakhs of people for its annual Pushkar Mela held in November. The city is also famous for its temples.

Kishangarh: Known as the marble city of India, Kishangarh is located 30 km from Ajmer. Popular for the Kishangarh style of painting that depict Radha and Lord Krishna, Kishangarh is one of the famous tourist places around Ajmer. Kishangarh houses the painting of Bani Thani, who is regarded as the Mona Lisa of India.

Kuchaman: Located at a distance of 103 km from Ajmer, the picturesque town of Kuchaman is famous for its Shekhavati style of architecture. Kuchaman is home to some of the most beautiful palaces in the country apart from Kuchaman fort. The famous Sheesh Mahal and Sambhar Lake are also situated in Kuchaman.

Jaipur: Also known as the Pink City, Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. At a distance of 135 km from Ajmer, Jaipur is famous for Jantar Mantar and other prominent forts and palaces of the kings. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, Jaipur offers an exciting experience of the royal Rajasthani living.