Jaipur, the largest city of Rajasthan is popularly known as Pink City. It was founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber, after whom the city has been named. The city today is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets.Jodhpur is the second largest city in Rajasthan, located 335 kilometres (208 miles) west from the state capital, Jaipur and 200 kilometres from the city of Ajmer. It was formerly the seat of a princely state of the Jodhpur and the capital of the kingdom Marwar. Jodhpur is a popular tourist destination, featuring many palaces, forts, and temples. Jodhpur is known as the “Sun City” for the bright, sunny weather and is also referred to as the “Blue City” due to the blue-painted houses around the Mehrangarh Fort.
Udaipur, also known as the City of Lakes, is located 403 kilometres southwest of the state capital, Jaipur. Udaipur is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar in the former Rajputana Agency as Guhils clan ruled the Mewar. The city was founded by Maharana Uday Singh.Mount Abu, located in Sirohi district, is a popular hill station in the Aravalli Range of Rajasthan. Mount Abu is 58 km from Palanpur and forms a distinct rocky plateau 22 km long by 9 km wide. The highest peak on the mountain is Guru Shikhar, at 1,722 metres.
Ajmer has a historic importance as Mohammed Ghazni invaded the city many times from Afghanistan. Later, it became a favorite residence of the Mughals. It is an important place for Muslim Pilgrims. The Dargah is the tomb of Sufi Saint – Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti, who came to Ajmer from Persia in the year 1192.The Brahma Temple is located at Pushkar which is about 11 km from Ajmer. The lake at Pushkar is believed to be created by Lord Brahma and has the same sanctity for Hindus, as Manasarovar in Tibet. It is interesting to note that Pushkar is the only place in northern India where the temple of Lord Brahma exists.