Jodhpur: The Blue City

Jodhpur- the mention of this city brings to mind a myriad of houses around a majestic fort with spectacularly blue rooftops. Yes, that is Jodhpur for you. With the imposing Mehrangarh in its heart, Jodhpur is all about winding streets, medieval bazaars and of course, the larger than life Mehrangarh fort.

Apart from the Mehrangarh fort that is sure to impress you with its opulence and grandeur, Jodhpur is also famous for other architectural delights like Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace and Mandore Gardens. The Balsamand Lake, an artificial lake in the heart of the city, has sprawling lawns around it where you can sight peacocks and other birds.

As for the climate, temperatures soar well over forty degrees in summers and the heat becomes truly unbearable. If you want to truly enjoy sightseeing in Jodhpur, plan a trip anywhere between November to March.

Any trip to Jodhpur is incomplete without feasting on the local Marwari cuisine and the mouth watering kachoris. Also, while in this spectacular city, don’t forget to get a bird’s eye view of the entire city from the Mehrangarh fort. General weather of this destination is Sunny. This destination is of type City.