Engulfed by the Aravali ranges, this small city of Ajmer in Rajasthan is well famed for its Dargah Sharif of sain Muin-ud-din-Chishti. The town is firmly bound by its traditions and culture, Ajmer has a unique charm that lies in the ethos and craftsmanship practiced over centuries. The name of the city Ajmer is derivative from an “Ajay Meru” which roughly means “invincible hills”. The glorious past of the city was an epicenter of the Chauhan dynasty and founded by Maharajas Ajaypal Chauhan in the 7th century A.D. Further, it was ruled by many dynasties like the Mughals as well as the Britishers.
Ajmer is one of the most preferred weekend getaway destinations in Jaipur by Taxi. So, if you are someone who is looking for planning a family getaway to Ajmer and explore some of the best places to visit out of which the most popular ones are listed below -
Daulat Bagh - One of the best tourist places in Ajmer, Daulat Bagh attracts a large crowd in the evenings. Adjoining the Ana Sagar Lake, this beautiful garden of Daulat Bagh was built by Jehangir that adds a splendor of the majestic lake. Beautiful marble pavilion built-in the premises of the garden is the most attractive part of the city sightseeing.
Ana Sagar Lake - The most enchanting tourist attraction in Ajmer, Ana Sagar Lake is another artificial lake named after Prithviraj Chauhan’s grandfather, Anaji Tomar. Back in the days of the 12th century, it is the ideal place to spend some relaxing time in its scenic beauty with friends and family. Enjoying boating in the lake during the time of sunset is the most interesting thing to do in Ajmer.
Adhai Din ka Jhonpra - Enclosed with calligraphic inscriptions, this mosque was constructed by Qutub-ud-Din-Aibak - the First Sultan of Delhi in 1198 AD. The mosque exhibits the perfect blend of Indo-Islamic architecture, further ornamented by Sultan Iltutmish. Visiting this splendid mosque on Jaipur Ajmer day tour by Cab.
Taragarh Fort - Founded by the Chauhan dynasty, the ancient Taragarh Fort is also known as the iconic fortress in Rajasthan. It echoes the bravery of Miran Saheb, the governor of the fort who sacrificed his life for the goodness of the city. Perched on top of the Aravali hills, this imperial site offers a panoramic view of the entire city.
Ajmer Sharif Dargah - The most notable holy shrine of Ajmer Dargah Sharif was erected in the honor of Garib Nawaz. Enveloped by an aura of tranquility, this shrine remains thronged by the Muslim pilgrims all throughout the year. Stunning Persian inscription adorned by the sacred sites as well as the three enormous gates - Nizam Gate, Shah Jahan Gate, and Buland Darwaza.
Prithviraj Smarak - A memorial site of the Rajput King, Prithviraj Chauhan. Perched on a hill-top, Prithviraj Smarak is amazingly structured with a statue of the brave warrior king of black stone on horse holding its bow an arrow. It offers breathtaking views of the valley.
How to Travel?
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