Jodhpur, the capital, was founded by Rao Jodha in the mid-1400's, A proficient Rajput king, belonging from Rathore Clan. The City continues to retain its medieval feel with numerous step wells , ancient temples , historic havelis and Blue houses.
The city is dominated by Mehrangarh Fort, one of the most impressive and interesting fort in all of Rajasthan. Below the fort, the markets of Jodhpur are vibrant and chaotic; reflecting not just the the multi-cultural composition of its people but also Jodhpur's long history as a trading centre.
Visit the Mehrangarh Fort, situated on a low sandstone Hill, including Moti-Mahal and Phool Mahal. Also visit Jaswant Thada, an imposing Marble Memoriam built in 1899 and the museum located in the Umaid Public Gardens. Evening visit Clock Tower and local market of Jodhpur.
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