Explore the beauty of some of the most beautiful cities in India

More than 70 million travelers land at New Delhi international Airport to explore some of the most beautiful monuments in India. And majority of that have already decided to visit Taj Mahal, as it is one of the seven wonders in the world. And I totally agree.

And thus in this post on three beautiful destinations, I have added Agra (city of Taj Mahal) as number 1, but there are 2 more cities which I believe that one must visit, if they have landed at Delhi Airport.

In this post, you will come to know about:

  1. All the must see tourist attractions in Agra, Udaipur and Jodhpur
  2. Best hotels to book in these cities
  3. And how to reach them via road from New Delhi.

1. Agra: Major Attractions in Agra

Taj Mahal Agra

Taj Mahal undoubtedly is the most famous tourist attraction of Agra. Taj is entirely made of marble, and its interiors are studded with precious and semi-precious stones. Red Fort or Lal Quila is another famous landmark of Agra. It is made of red sandstone, and within its massive structure, there are several palaces, mosques, and halls.

One can also visit other famous sites of Agra like Jama Masjid, Fatehpur Sikri, Itmad-ud-Daulah’s tomb, Sikandra Fort, Akbar’s Tomb, Moti Masjid, Mehtab Bagh and Jodhabai ka Rauza.

The best hotels in Agra

You can find the best luxury and budget hotels for your stay in Agra. All these hotels offer spacious rooms with modern amenities and luxuries, sumptuous food, luxurious spa, free wifi and parking, and are located within a few kilometers from the Taj Mahal. Some of these are Radisson Blue Agra Taj East Gate, Hotel Clarks Shiraz, The Oberoi Amarvilas, ITC Mughal, Atulyaa Taj, Hotel Kamal, Hotel Panna Paradise, Hotel Alleviate and Hotel Taj Galaxy.

Railway & Airport at Agra

Agra Cantonment is the central railway station of Agra. Agra Fort and Agra City are other railway stations in Agra. Agra airport is also called Kheria Airport and is a public and a military airport. So, it’s best to land at New Delhi Airport.

Distance from New Delhi

Agra is 275 km from New Delhi, and you can reach there by renting a car in Delhi which will cost around Rs 3000 or $45 for one side. The best route to reach Agra from New Delhi is the Yamuna Expressway. And while driving from Delhi to Agra, you can also stop at Mathura and Vrindavan city to see some famous Hindu temples.

2. Udaipur: Major Attractions in Udaipur

City Palace Udaipur

Udaipur also called ‘The Venice of the East’ is another famous tourist destination of India. Udaipur has so many tourist sites to visit like Lake Pichola, in which you can cruise on a boat and see picturesque views of the sunset.

One can also view Lake Palace, in the middle of Lake Pichola. City Palace is another majestic palace with superb architecture. Other famous landmarks of Udaipur are Fateh Sagar Lake, Saheliyon ki Baari, Bagore ki Haveli, Vintage Car Museum, Jagdish Temple and many more.

The best Hotels in Udaipur

Most hotels in Udaipur are located close to Lake Pichola, City Palace, and the boat jetty. In our vire, the most famous hotels are Taj Lake Palace, The Oberoi Udaivilas, Aashiya Haveli, Mewar Haveli, Greco House, Jaisamand Palace and others.

Railway and Airport at Udaipur

Udaipur city, is well connected to all the major cities of the country. Udaipur City Railway Station is the main railway station of Udaipur. The nearest airport in Udaipur is Maharana Pratap Airport.

Distance from New Delhi

If you are planning to reach Udaipur from Delhi, then you need to first reach Jaipur, stay there for a night, and then drive towards Udaipur which is 400 km from Jaipur. While driving from Jaipur to Udaipur, you can also plan to visit Kumbhalgarh Fort or Chittorgarh Fort.

3. Jodhpur: Major Attractions in Jodhpur

Mehrangarh Fort from Jaswant Thada Jodhpur

Jodhpur, also called as ‘Sun City’ or ‘Blue City’ is another top tourist destinations of India. Mehrangarh Fort, built on a hill 410 feet high, is Jodhpur’s top tourist attractions. From the top of the fort, one can get spectacular views of Jodhpur. Umaid Bhavan Palace is among the finest palaces in India. Other top attractions are Khejaria Fort, Jaswant Tada, Mandore Garden, Balsamand Lake and Mahamandir Temple.

The best Hotels in Jodhpur

Some of the best hotels in Udaipur are The Ummed, Vivanta by Taj, RAAS, Ajit Bhawan, Ranbanka Palace and Indana Palace

Railway & Airport at Jodhpur

One has to get down at Jodhpur Junction (Jodhpur Jn) Railway station in Jodhpur. Jodhpur Airport is the civil airport of Jodhpur.

Distance from New Delhi

Jodhpur is 600 km from New Delhi, and most travelers plan to visit Jaipur first, stay there for a night and then travel towards from Jaipur to Jodhpur, which is 350 km away.

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