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Rajasthan

A timeless land

South west of Delhi, Rajasthan is partially desert, the colour and splendour of the local people and the place to go for camel treks.

Here you can see and even stay in old palaces, explore the famous towns of Jaiselmeer and Pushkar, or take a bus out to the temple of the rats at Bikaner.

The state capital Jaipur (Hindi: जयपुर) is popularly known as the Pink City and famous for its palaces.

Rajasthan is culturally rich and has artistic and cultural traditions which reflect the ancient Indian way of life. There is rich and varied folk culture from villages which is often depicted and is symbolic of the state. Highly cultivated classical music and dance with

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Travel India

How to see India Nathalie on a budget sleeper, a 15 hour night train from Agra to Mumbai.

India is a very large country and the distances between main centres and the popular tourist destinations is huge. Many people choose to fly and those flights lasting from 30 minutes to a couple of hours take you up out of the country.

If you’re only going somewhere local, taking a taxi or local bus is okay, but do remember that India’s roads are some of the most dangerous in the world as everyone makes up their own road rules as they drive along. It is normal to see people driving the wrong way against the traffic on busy motorways and families

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Camel Safari

Ride the ships of the desert

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Rajasthan, the largest state of India, is one of the most famous tourism destinations of India. It is known for its unique cultural and geographical features. Cultural features can be observed by visiting its famous monuments like forts, palaces, temples, havelis, etc.

The main geographical features are the Thar Desert (Great Indian Desert) and the Aravalli Range. The Aravalli Range is one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world, having the picturesque town of Mount Abu – the only hill station of Rajasthan and famous for Dilwara Jain Temples & exquisite nature beauty. The Thar Desert is one of the most famous tourism attractions of Rajasthan.

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