India - Rajasthan (PDF Chapter)
This is the Rajasthan chapter from Lonely Planet’s India guidebook.
It is said there is more history in Rajasthan than in the rest of all India. Welcome to the Land of the Kings – a realm of maharajas, forts and palaces. India is littered with splendid architecture, but nowhere will you find fortresses as magnificent as those in Rajasthan.
- wander the bustling alleys of the honey-coloured Jaisalmer, then ride a camel among desert dunes
- make a lakeside pilgrimage to Pushkar, Rajasthan’s holiest town
- search for tigers in the ravines and forests in Ranthambhore National Park
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Jaipur, Bharatpur & Keoladeo National Park, Alwar, Sariska Tiger Reserve & National Park, Ajmer, Pushkar, Ranthambhore National Park, Bundi, Kota, Chittorgarh (Chittor), Udaipur, Mt Abu, Nawalgarh, Jhunjhunu, Fatehpur, Mandawa, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Bikaner.