You must know about Rajasthan, it is situated in the middle of Rajasthan, these two cities are Jaipur and Udaipur. Jaipur is the largest city in Rajasthan and it is also the capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur’s buildings are also called pink buildings. Jaipur was established in 1727 by Rajput ruler Jai Singh. Jaipur is a popular tourist destination in India. Udaipur is also a favorite tourist place of Rajasthan, This is the historical capital of Mewar state, It is also known as the city of lakes. Udaipur was founded by Maharana Uday Singh in 1528. It is known for its history, culture, sights and palaces of Rajput-era.
History of Jaipur and Udaipur:
both of these cities are the oldest tourist spot in Rajshathan and used to rule here Rajput.
The city of Jaipur was founded by King Jai Singh of Amer, and the name of this city was named Jaipur after him. King Jai Singh ruled from 1699 to 1743. Under the control of Ram Singh, the city was painted with pink in order to welcome the H.R.H.H, hence the name of this city falls in pink city.
The southern part of Udaipur is located near of Gujarat border, It is surrounded by Aravali range, which separates it from Thar Desert. The city of Udaipur was founded by Maharana Uday Singh, Uday Singh had established this city as the new capital of Mewar. In order to protect Udaipur from outside attacks, Maharana Uday Singh built a wall of six kilometer long city, which had seven gates, Presently, Maharana Mahendra Singh Mewar is the 76th patron of the Mewar dynasty.
Why this place is so popular:
Jaipur is a major tourist spot of India and this city is also considered as a part of the Golden Triangle. In the 2008 Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Survey Jaipur is considered as Asia’s Best Tourist Place. Jaipur’s Exhibition and Convention Center is the largest center of Rajasthan,
There are the most popular tourist place in jaipur:
Ganesh Pol of Amer Fort
City Palace, Jaipur
Birla Mandir, Jaipur
Digamber Jain temple of Sanghiji
Albert Hall Museum
Udaipur is the “the most romantic spot on the continent of India. There are the most popular tourist place in Udaipur:
City Palace, Udaipur
Fateh Sagar Lake
Neemach Mata Temple
Karni Mata, Udaipur
Pratap Gaurav Kendra
Gulab Bagh and Zoo
Culture and Festivals:
Jaipur is famous for the Rajsthani culture,
Jaipur has many traditional shops selling antiques and handicrafts. Some of the crafts include bandhani, block printing, stone carving and sculpture, tarkashi, zari, gota-patti, kinari and zardozi, silver jewellery, gems, kundan, meenakari and jewellery, Lakh ki Chudiya, miniature paintings, blue pottery, ivory carving, shellac work and leather is mostly famous.
Udaipur has inherited its culture since ancient times, This city is also associated with its modernity with its ancient culture, Like any other place in the state of Rajasthan, folk dance and music is an important place in the cultural prosperity of the city. Due to some of its festivals, this city’s glow increases more and more, for example(Gangour festival,Shilpgram Utsav,Hariyali Amavashya,jagannath rath yatra,Jal Jhulni Ekadashi)
How to reach here:
The convenience of transport in Jaipur is very good. If you want to use the train, then it is a junction and this station is connected to all major cities of India. Jaipur also has a Metro facility. If you want to use the flight then the international airport in Jaipur is in Sanganer. Jaipur is located on the National Highway No. 8 connecting Delhi and Mumbai. The bus and the other traffic will always be available here.
If you want to use the flight to reach Udaipur, then Maharana Pratap domestic Airport is located 20 kilometers away from Udaipur.If you want to use the train then Udaipur City railway station and Rana Pratap Nagar railway station are two railway stations in Udaipur. It is a big highway road and its roads are connected to all major cities.
Rajasthan is considered to be Asia’s best place of tourism and Jaipur and Udaipur are the most popular of these places. I have liked this place and hoped that you will love this city too, So once you visit this cultural place.
I am Pritam Chakrabortty. I’m a professional blogger and author. My passion is travelling and explore new unseen places. My travelling passion makes me create this blog to share my travel experiences.