Rajasthan has a number of prominent tourist places. The beautiful tourist spots are an integral part of Rajasthan tourism. Each of these places play a vital role in enhancing the status of Rajasthan tourism but there are some tourists places in Rajasthan that attracts more tourists than the others. One such place is Jodhpur that experiences a high tourist footfall through out the year. Presence of a variety of tourist attractions in Jodhpur make it one of the most popular tourist places in Rajasthan. Being the second largest city of Rajasthan, Jodhpur offers a lot to the tourists. In fact, it is also the hub of cattle, salt, wool and camel. The city is also known to host a number of fairs and festivals. The rich cultural heritage of the city is also a main factor to draw such a high number of domestic as well as foreign tourists.
There are many tourist attractions in Jodhpur. Each of them has a distinct appeal. One of the most popular among them is the Mehrangarh Fort. Founded by Maharaja Man Singh, the fort is located right at the heart of the city. Visiting the Jasant Thada is also a great attraction for tourists visiting Jodhpur. The particular shrine built in the year 1899 was built to honor Maharaja Jaswant II. However, currently it has turned into one of the most popular tourist attractions in Jodhpur.
Many historical and tourism places are in Jodhpur. Most popular places are Umaid Bhawan Palace, Mandore Gardens , Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada,Clock Tower,Nehru Park and many more.