A different color scheme here means that this city is known as ‘The Blue City’. A huge metropolis, it’s best to head for the historic parts, winding medieval streets that conceal markets and cafes. The main attractions are Mehrangarh Fort and Umaid Bhawan Palace, the latter containing one of the region’s best museums.
Accommodation in Jodhpur
This superb “Fortress of the Sun” overlooks the Thar desert, right in the heart of Rajasthan. It has been named the most extraordinary hotel in the world by Lonely Planet. “Few hotels are created without compromise, Mihir Garh is a rare example. This is not just a unique place to stay, it’s a shrine to […]
Historical suites and even an in-hotel cinema make this a very special hotel, even compared to the grand hotels of the region. Famously the site of Liz Hurley’s wedding to Arun Nayar, you’re surrounded by period furniture, original artworks and gallant, turbaned staff. Best of all, the views of the fort are stunning. Set on […]