Known as the Sun City or Blue City, A mix of blue and affluence, it is a sunny turnover bordering the great Thar Desert. Not only are the palaces and forts witness to a past far greater, but its true beauty shines in the multi shades of blue which blanket this town to enhance its charm. A city rich with lively aura, bustling markets and erected structures has several spots to glare at like :
The visitor is left with a lasting sense of Jodhpur's attractions. The following are some important highlights :
The city of vibrant shades of blue celebrates like no other with exclusive festivals like :
Marwar Festival Jodhpur : A celebration of rulers, it is held in Ashwin, between September to October. Celebration happens on Sharad Poornima and features traditional music and dance themed on Rajasthan monarch’s romantic lifestyle.
Jodhpur International Desert Kite Festival : It is essentially a kite flying competition alluring to the best flyers in the country.
Nagaur Fair : The fair lasts eight days and is conducted every year in the months of January and February. It is generally known as the Nagaur Cattle Fair since it is mostly about animal commerce.