Duration: One Day Trip
Destination: Ajmer & Pushkar
Located in the princely state of Rajasthan, the twin cities of Ajmer and Pushkar are popular amongst tourists as pilgrimage centres. Surrounded by the scenic Aravalli Hills, these historic cities are some of the most visited destinations in the state. Ajmer is famous for Ajmer Sharif Dargah and Ajmer Jain Temple, while Pushkar is famous for Brahma Temple and Pushkar Annual Fair. Today, these spectacular cities are visited by millions of tourists from all over the country.
Ajmer and Pushkar are at a proximal distance from the Pink City and are worth visiting. If you are looking for places near Jaipur where you can literally feel devotion and stability in the atmosphere, then you must plan a trip from Jaipur to these twin cities.
- Visit the Shrine of Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer.
- Enjoy a visit to Pushkar Lake and famous Brahma Temple.
- Experience spirituality at the ghats of Pushkar Lake during evening Aarti ceremony.
Ajmer Pushkar Tour Itinerary
At morning, your tour driver will pick you up from hotel or any preferred location in Jaipur. Start your journey towards Ajmer, located 130 km southwest of Jaipur. Ajmer is more popular as a gateway to Pushkar.
Upon Arrival at Ajmer, driver will take you to visit the Ajmer Sharif Dargah, a pilgrimage center for the shrine of the Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, thousands of pilgrims comes every day this place is worth a visit.
Explore Adhai Din Ka Jhonpra, literally shed of two and half days, is yet another attraction of the city beside the sacred Dargah.
After that you can have your Lunch as per your choice of restaurant. We'll surely suggest you where to eat if you want, (Otherwise Proceed to visit you the holy city of Pushkar).
After exploring the sightseeing places of Ajmer city, driver will take you and proceed towards Holy city of Pushkar. Upon Arrival at Pushkar, driver will visit you the Brahma Temple the one and only temple in the world dedicated to the Hindu creator-god Brahma, the creator of the world in Hindu mythology. Legend has it that his wife placed a curse on him that restricts his worship to this one city.
Next driver will visit you the Pushkar Lake which is surrounded by 52 bathing ghats (a series of steps leading to the lake), where pilgrims throng in large numbers to take a sacred bath, a dip in the sacred lake is believed to cleanse sins and cure skin diseases.
After visiting the Pushkar, driver will return back to Jaipur. Upon arrival to Jaipur, the driver will drop you back to your hotel.