(Last Updated on : 04/05/2013)
is set amidst the great Thar Desert and has a history rich in chivalry and valor. Everything is mesmerising about this state-its people, customs, culture, costumes, manners, dialects and cuisine. The history of Rajasthan
is steeped in romance, relics and ruins. Today the travelers in Rajasthan can watch out for the historical buildings. It is also popular for its wildlife. People also take a trip to Rajasthan on business.
As a result the state is well connected through flights with almost all the leading international cities. The international airport for Rajasthan is located in Jaipur. There are national airports are also to be found in cities like Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaipur and others.
Various tourist centers have been set up by the Rajasthani government in several parts of India. In case the travelers encounter any trouble they are welcome to contact these tourist offices. Within Rajasthan such tourists` offices are situated in almost all the regions-Jaipur
, Amer, Sikar and others. These are the best places to collect information about the heritage hotels and other accommodation units, interesting tourist places, ways to access them. Overseas too such offices are to be found in the countries like Australia, Germany, Netherlands, UAE, UK and USA.
The people of Rajasthan are generally amicable and traditionally hospitable. English is fluently spoken and understood by people in hospitality and travel trade. Modern medical and healthcare facilities are in abundance. All kinds of cuisines are available throughout the country. But as they `When in Rome do as the Romans do`. So the travelers can try out the delicious local dishes. Also try out the spicy snacks that are scrumptious.
While traveling in Rajasthan the travelers must take care of certain things. For instance every traveler must carry a valid passport (in case he or she is travelling from abroad). The climate of the state remains hot and humid during the day and at night the temperature cools down. It is advisable to carry a bottle of drinking water, umbrellas and sunscreen lotions.
Currency exchange centers will also be easily available for the tourists. While you are checking out the tourist places guides will be available to narrate the interesting anecdotes associated with these grandiose monuments. Such arrival information on Rajasthan is a must for the first time travelers to Rajasthan.