One of the most beautiful city in Rajasthan is Jodhpur, which is a desert city. It is well-known for its fortresses such as the Mehrangarh Fort. It is located in the district of Rajasthanand. There are many names for this culturally rich city including “Blue City” and “Sun City”. Jodhpur is a big tourist destination for those travelling to Rajasthan, and has a mixed heritage due to the different historical rules of Rajputs and Mughals. This is demonstrated in its buildings and artifacts as well. Jodhpur has a large cottage industry set-up and handcrafts glass and marble products. It has a big mining industry too. It hosts a range of fairs through the year for festivals like Teej and Gangaur.
Udaipur is one of the most famous cities in the state of Rajasthan. It is located in the Mewar region of the state. The city is named after the king who founded it - Maharana Udai Singh II in 1559 and is known as the City of Lakes. Famous lakes of Udaipur are Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Badi.
The city is rich in culture and heritage due to the long rule of the Rajputs, who built several palaces like City Palace. A must visit is City Palace, overlooking Lake Pichola, comprising of 11 palaces, courtyards and gardens, famed for its intricate peacock mosaics.