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- Jodhpur & Mandore Sightseeing with Monuments Entrances
Jodhpur & Mandore Sightseeing with Monuments Entrances
Package price 157 per person sharing twin
Product Code : AGORA280
This tour include visit to Jodhpur & Mandore sightseeing . Entrances to monuments mentioned in the itinerary and English speaking guide service is well included. We provide pick up and drop off from Jodhpur city hotel. We are further flexible to adjust the guest requirement during the tour if possible.
Pick up from your hotel for Jodhpur & Mandore sightseeing. Visit -
Visit Mehrangarh Fort; From the outside its wide, high walls and sheer cliffs appear unassailable, imposing and austere, but once inside you discover several lavishly decorated palaces, with intricate carved ‘jalis’ and panels that take your breath away.Inside the fort Phool Mahal (Flower Palace), with its beautifully painted walls, Moti Mahal (Pearl Palace) with its Shringar Chowk (coronation seat) featuring peacock armrests and gilded elephants, Sheesh Mahal (Mirror Palace), the SilehKhana, the Umaid Vilas and the Daulat Khana. At the Daulat Khana, visitors get to see a rich and varied collection of royal memorabilia, fine Rajput miniatures and Ragmala paintings.
Jaswant Thada; a few metres below the fort, is the site of the white marble royal cenotaph of Jaswant Singh II and four of his successors.
The Mahamandir, dedicated to Lord Shiva is an architectural wonder, built in 1812, with 84 intricately carved pillars. As it was outside the city walls it was given its own protective fortifications, a sign of those turbulent times.
Umaid Bhawan Palace was built during the 1920s and '30s as a famine relief project when Maharaja Umaid Singh started a food for work program. The palace took 16 years to complete- no wonder, then that with its 347 rooms, it is one of the largest private residences in the world. It houses a fine collection of royal memorabilia, armours .
Continue your sightseeing visit Mandore, the former capital of Mewar. This tiny town has rocky caves and cenotaphs of the Rathore rulers which are the main attractions here. Sixteen deities are carved out of the rock face that is vividly presented in a place adjacent to a temple within the complex. The neatly landscaped gardens are crowded with an array of birds and small animals. The lavish flora set against the rippling fountains, present a truly scenic sight. There are also memorials of the Jodhpur rulers in the garden making it more appealing to everyone.
Hall of Heroes is a wall made out of a rock; it has sculpted figures depicting scenes from the lives of Marwar Maharajas. With bright vibrant paint and high altitude it is a capturing structure. Mandore is known for its exquisite gardens that offer splendid picnic spot. Attracting tourists and locals, the Mandore Garden has beautiful high rock terraces and fountains which make it unique.
visit also Memorials of Maharaja Jaswant Singh and Ajit Singh, the royal memorials of Maharaja Jaswant Singh and Maharaja Ajit Singh who was cremated along with his six queens and 58 concubines are main tourist sites in Mandore. There are multitudes of memorial "chhatris" and temples both Hindu and Jain also located there.
After sightseeing drop off to your hotel in Jodhpur.
Pick up and drop off to your hotel
Transport by AC vehicle
English speaking guide
Bottled drinking water (2 bottle per person)
Tips to driver & guide
Any other sightseeing not mentioned in the itinerary