Jodhpur- A Romantic Gateway for perfect Honeymoon

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It’s the wedding season!  You too may be getting married soon? Or are you already married and planning to go on a second honeymoon? If you are already dreaming of a perfect romantic honeymoon, it’s time to stop here. Oh no no we are not asking you to stop dreaming but we have a wonderful idea of a perfect dream like honeymoon for you!

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Here is one of the most fascinating honeymoon destinations in Rajasthan to visit, after which you may not want to go back home.

Jodhpur

Jodhpur, the azure blue city of Rajasthan with old world charm, is a magnificent destination. Encompassed by a fascinating fortress wall with bastions and the striking blue buildings, this Sun City is popular across the globe for its scenic beauty and grand cultural heritage. Gazing at its marvelous palaces, forts alongside your partner will not only make you fall in love again and again but will also take you into the romance of Jodhpur’s historic grandeur.

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A shopper’s paradise, Jodhpur is full of colors, tinkles and flavors. You’d get a good chance to pamper your newlywed wife with beautiful range of textiles, embroidered leather goods, antiques, puppets and figurines.

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The most amazing thing about Jodhpur is the traditional lifestyle, festivities and the ever cordial people. This is undoubtedly reflected in the food here, which makes Jodhpur a haven of flavors for connoisseurs of cuisine. The palate is pampered with a wide variety of snacks and meals- aromatic and flavorful. The famous Mirchibadas accompanied by tamarind chutney, or the hot and spicy gate ki sabzi will sure spice up your romance with its spices 😉 Yet another sweet treat is the selection of laddoos, which guarantee to melt in your mouth!

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As the month of romance is already almost here and this is the best time to enjoy the grandeur of Blue City with your brimming romance, plan a Romantic Getaway to Jodhpur with your beloved better half 🙂

Reservations
Book a luxurious and romantic stay at one of the magnificent suits at Ajit Bhawan- India’s First Heritage Hotel in Jodhpur.  Set in the serene desert of Rajasthan in India, Ajit Bhawan stands as an oasis of hospitality and warm Rajput charm. Experience royal lifestyle and have a taste of Rajput legacy.

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Visit: http://www.ajitbhawan.com

Getting There

By Air
Jodhpur has an Airport which is connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Jaisalmer and Udaipur.

By Rail
The nearest railway station is Jodhpur, which is connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Kota, Bikaner, Ahmedabad and all other major cities in the country. The Palace on Wheels, also visits this city of Royal splendor.

By Road
The state transport has bus services from other cities of the state and interstate services too.

 

 

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Immerse in the Rustic Grandeur of Suite-11 at Ajit Bhawan

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When booking rooms for your vacation, you may be wondering whether to book a room or a suite? This time allow yourself to spend a little more and experience the marveling comforts and luxuries of a royal heritage suite in Jodhpur!

A suite makes you feel like you are living in a micro apartment inside the hotel. They are very spacious with the best views and amenities that a hotel has to offer. Let us take you to one of our most exotic suites at Ajit Bhawan Jodhpur.

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Reflecting the indulgent taste of Rajasthan’s royalty, this room tastefully carries the marks of heritage through various pieces of art and portraits on the walls. The spacious room is brightly hued with the blend of beige and white. Medieval water pitchers, a vintage swing and huge fan made of fabric add to the grandeur of this colonial style room. A tender heaven for the tired travelers, this suite unfolds a sweet mystery from its green corridors.

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Moreover, a separate entrance leading to this suite which is spread over 1125 sq ft is rustic in design and feel. Delicately decorated with beige and white furnishings, the king sized beds with antique swing and vintage fabric fan carries the mark of the heritage feel that unfolds here. Lattice windows, wooden artifacts on the wall tastefully placed in the room to enhance the character of the private sitting room that this suite provides. The spacious bathroom in this suite is as luxurious as the entire aura of the pad and the cozy extension of the balcony provides a beautiful vista of green gardens.

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This marvelous suite in Ajit Bhawan is designed with a touch of luxury and furnished with a breathtaking range of facilities to make your stay comfortable in Jodhpur. Book this suite now as the lavish and elaborate atmosphere of the hotel will take you into the new splendid world of Royal Rajasthani Grandeur.

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For more details you may visit http://www.ajitbhawan.com and http://www.ajitsuites.com

10 Places to visit in Jodhpur this Weekend

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When you have already decided to pick up “One of the most colorful cities in the world” Jodhpur, for your long weekend holiday, then you must know that you are about to experience the best holiday of the year! Ajit Bhawan- India’s first Heritage hotel welcomes you to Jodhpur for an exciting long weekend holiday!

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Jodhpur, nicknamed as the Sun City, is unquestionably one of the most historic and exuberant destinations to visit in Rajasthan. Dubbed as the Blue city for the azure bed of blue painted houses, Jodhpur is an awesome city for those who love to take a walk back in time on this long weekend break. Besides, the Blue City also welcomes those who love to soak in its traditions and colorful culture. So if you are one of those who is keen on the rich history of Rajasthan or want to experience a royal Rajasthani lifestyle, Jodhpur is the certainly the best pick for this long weekend break for you. Here’s a precise list of the best places to explore in Jodhpur that’ll make your trip to this Blue City worth it!

  1. Rise like a Dark Knight at Mehrangarh FortMehrangarh Fort

Built in the 15th century of red sandstone and rising on the 122 meters above the city, the formidable Mehrangarh Fort exemplifies Jodhpur’s azure skyline and other than its mighty structure, is one of the best photography spots in Jodhpur. The “work of giants”, as expressed by Rudyard Kipling, houses many places like Sheesh Mahal, darbaar hall and a museum- which has everything from weapons to palanquins on display.  After you are done from your morning Breakfast at Ajit Bhawan, you may head to explore the mighty fort of Mehrangarh as early hours are the best time to avoid the stabbing Sun!

  1. Soak in the Milky White grandeur of Jaswant ThadaJaswant-Thada-white-marble-cenotaph

Situated on a short distance from the mighty Mehrangarh Fort, is reckoned to be one of the best architectural landmarks in Jodhpur. Followed by the Mehrangarh Fort, you wouldn’t be able to miss a visit to Jaswant Thada, which is a mesmeric cenotaph built, in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh, with white marbles and has many portraits of kings of Rathore. A tiered garden and a small lake in the premises make it more attractive.

  1. Marvel the beauty of Rao Jodha Desert Rock ParkRao Jodha Park1

In this monsoon season the gardens of the city everywhere are in full bloom!  On the foot hills of Mehrangharh Fort, Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park is an artificially created park a couple of years ago. It was constructed to preserve the rocky terrain of Jodhpur around the fort and to restore exotic plant species that belong to the Thar Desert. Spread over 200 acres, the park offers to see some of the exotic plant collections. So, if you really enjoy being surrounded by nature’s beauty, then this is the place for you.

  1. Bargain like a pro at Clock Tower Sardar Bazaarclock tower

The furbished clock tower is an iconic centerpiece of the old city of Jodhpur, and spread around its lanes lanes is the chaotic Sadar Market where you can indulge in shopping for famous fashion statement Jodhpur pants, bandhej fabrics and chunky jewellery. And if the flavors ofl Rajasthani cuisine has begun to grow on you, this is the place where you can get your spice fix.  In the adjoining neighborhood you will find traditional havelis, standing next to an army of street vendors. This is where all the action can be enjoyed! And, by the end of the day, you’ll be delighted to retire at your exquisite suite after all the fun in the city 🙂

  1. Gorge the local cuisines: it’s mostly spice all aroundmirchi bada Jodhpur

After the victorious shopping and bargain in the streets, it’s time to fill the belly! Like anywhere else in Rajasthan, the food in Jodhpur looks colorful, eye-popping and worth photographing. Don’t miss to sample fried street snacks like Mirchi Vada at the Clock Tower Market. Wash it down later on with a refreshing glass of Lassi- blended yoghurt.  Not to forget the “Laal Maans”, Jodhpur serves his rich red meat delicacy in best flavors.

 

  1. Vintage Wheels ride  to the Umaid Bhawan PalaceAjit Bhawan Jodhpur

One of the largest private residences in the world, Umaid Bhawan is the home to Maharaja Gaj Singh II and the royal family of Jodhpur. Adding glory to the city of Jodhpur, the Palace is poised atop Chittar Hill at the highest point of the city.  The opulent 347 room sandstone palace is divided into three sections: the royal residence, a museum, and heritage hotel.  Ajit Bhawan’s private fleet of Vintage cars is not just meant for display but takes you on a royal ride of the city including a trip to Umaid Bhawan! Don’t forget to “Waive like a Maharaja when you on your royal ride in Jodhpur”

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  1. See like a local- a walk into the Blue CityBlue city

The oldest areas of Jodhpur stretch out at the foot of the Mehrangarh Fort replicating an expansive carpet of stubby blue buildings melding into the horizon. In stark contrast to the parched hues of the Thar Desert, the blue frontages lining the by-lanes breathe fresh life into the city. You’ll end up with some great shots while maneuvering the alleyways. Try to go before the sun sets and return for a delightful royal dinner at Ajit Bhawan. .

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  1. Drive down to the shimmering Balsamand LakeBalsamand Lake Palace

Some five kilometres from Ajit Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur, Balsamand Lake is one of the major attractions for those visiting Jodhpur. It’s an artificially constructed lake, which was earlier used as a water reservoir for the villagers of Mandore. Surrounded by verdant greenery and vantage point of the lake appear breathtaking in this time of the year when the garden’s flora blossoms beautifully.

  1. Pay homage to the Motorbike God- Bullet Baba on NH4Bullet-Baba-shrine-in-Rajasthan2

A unique and unconventional temple in Jodhpur, Om Banna Temple, also known as Bullet Baba Temple, is a temple located in Pali district near Jodhpur. The temple is famous and is thronged by many as here the 350cc Royal Enfield Bullet is the main deity.

10. Admire the magnificence of Mandore Gardens and its cenotaphs

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With history dated back to 6th century, way too earlier than the establishment of Jodhpur, Mandore Gardens is a must visit place, which accommodates great traditional values and marvelous ancient architecture . The garden comprises of a museum, ‘Hall of Heroes’ and a temple dedicated to the 33 crore Hindu Gods. Other than being the the best place to learn about the historical importance of Jodhpur city, Mandore Garden is the best place for monsoon retreat.

For more information and Reservations Kindly Visit http://www.ajitbhawan.com as we also have an exciting deal for you this Independence Day. Click here for the deal: http://www.cntraveller.in/story/deals-to-steal-for-your-independence-day-weekend/

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Steal a deal for Independence Day Weekend at Ajit Suites

We have an offer you can’t refuse 😉
A great deal at Ajit Bhawan also featured in Condé Nast Traveler as the one of the best deals to steal on the ‪#‎IndependenceDay weekend !
Click to avail http://www.cntraveller.in/story/deals-to-steal-for-your-independence-day-weekend/

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Here’s a perfect deal to make your long Independence Day Weekend awesome- a royal stay at India’s First Heritage Hotel in Jodhpur 🙂

Stay like a royal at the heritage hotel of Ajit Bhawan, Jodhpur, where we’ve rolled out a suite offer. The package is inclusive of in-room breakfast, a special dinner at the garden restaurant or by the poolside, massage at Ajit Spa, cocktails at the Heritage Drawing Room (Gol Kamra), and butler service, along with a welcome ceremony and in-room fruit and sweet platter.

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Cost: Rs22,000, plus taxes, per night. Validity: Till 30 September 2016

For more information and Reservations Kindly Visit http://www.ajitbhawan.com

A visit to impregnable Mehrangarh Fort of Jodhpur

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On a trip to Jodhpur when you have just one or a half day in the city which has so much to offer, choose to visit Mehrangarh Fort! Nestled on a hilltop slightly on the outskirt of the town the fort overlooks the “blue city” Jodhpur and the rugged landscape of rural Rajasthan. Mehrangarh Fort bears the testimony of architectural elegance of medieval royal India. Built in 15th century, the fort offers a breathtaking eagle eye view of the azure city of Jodhpur. Its indoor palaces named flower palace, pearl palace and mirror palace, filigreed windows, secret corridors and grand hall have an intriguing story to tell.

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The museum at Mehrangarh Fort contemptuously exhibits the weapons and armors used in battle during those times. Magnificent robes, jewellery, decorative items, and grand gold palanquins used for carrying kings and queens, are also on display in the museum. On a visit to the Mehrangarh Fort you’ll find a lot of exotic paintings and a painstakingly maintained turban gallery treasured by the palace officials. Adventure enthusiasts can also enjoy camel riding and zip line riding, which are some of the interesting activities to enjoy here.

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The historic Mehrangarh Fort is at its prime beauty throughout the year. Plan a visit to the Fort of Mehrangarh with Ajit Bhawan, Jodhpur!

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To read more about the Mehrangarh Fort and the luxuries of Ajit Bhawan visit- http://www.ajitbhawan.com

New Luxury comes to Ajit Suites

Vacationers in Jodhpur have something to celebrate this weekend; the Ajit Suites are here to render serendipitous warmth and unbound peace to the guests at Ajit Bhawan Palace.
A lush aroma of royalty’s rich ambiences and sleek tapestry beautifully narrates a romantic tale of regalia in the suite you are just about to enter.

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Slither into this peaceful and exquisite room with fancy and supreme luxuries that will keep you indulged in with ease. The majestically decorated suite styled on the British Raj days of fireplaces and library is spread over 700 sq ft. Kingly bed with alcove curtains, tiger print furnishing, a medieval hunter’s priced possessions and some impressive portraits of royal Caesars have made it one of the most sought after rooms in the palace.

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Embracing the two impressive entry points, one of which is from Maharaj’s own palace, this leisurely room renders a fanciful and gratifying experience to the discerning guests at Ajit Bhawan.

Ajit Suites – an experience that ignites tranquil moments of luxury in your soul.

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An Azure Palette of Luxuries by Ajit Suites

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Evoking the cast of sea and skies with an imperial touch of class, the blue-and-white palette brings comfort and style to you when you plan to live the beautiful moments of your life at our mesmeric suite within Ajit Suites by Ajit Bhawan.

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Decorated in shades of blue and white , this suite yields calm and collected ambience enriched with contemporary work of art in paintings of Hindu Lords Krishna and Shiva Parvati. This suite is spread over 850 sq ft area and maintains its character of grandeur by its sheer size.

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In this grand sized vacation setup, soothing azure walls let white mirror work linings take centre stage. Maintaining its own character of grandeur, the suite offers two side entries into its lavish bath area to bring comfort and style to the suite.

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Turquoise curtains unveil an uninterrupted view of the refreshing greens as you step out of blue aura of the room. The two private sit-outs provide a serene view of the gardens and ample breeze to relax in.

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The stay at Ajit Suites is an ultra luxurious and the most cherished affair. The evenings too proceed to a memorable and magical time at “Dhani”, where amidst the rustic and earthy setting our guests enjoy the true Rajasthani flavors. Each dish here is carefully prepared to ignite your taste buds and leave you wanting more.

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Ajit Suites – an experience that ignites tranquil moments of luxury in your soul.

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Ajit Bhawan at the 8th GITB Jaipur

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The 8th Annual Great Indian Travel Bazaar concluded yesterday. It was a magical affair of dream holiday destinations where global connoisseurs and enthusiastic sellers of tourism products met. The event saw participation of biggest hotel chains, spas and tour operators etc. Many other Indian states other than Rajasthan also promoted their tourist-destinations.

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Ajit Bhawan Palace Hotel showcased an array of spectacular Royal Rajasthani holiday experiences in the India’s First Heritage Hotel along with  India’s 3rd best Heritage resort– Rawla Narlai in Narlai village of Rajasthan.

The event was a success and we believe that it will give a fillip to tourism in our beautiful country. GITB 2017 will be held from April 23 to 25.  Have a look at some pictures from Ajit Bhawan Palace Hotel at the event that will make you want to be there next year.

 

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Also check out the video of Ajit Bhawan launched at the Great Indian Travel Bazaar in Jaipur…  https://www.facebook.com/ajitbhawanjodhpur/?fref=ts

Heritage grandeur of Ajit Bhawan; a photo blog on World Heritage Day

On the World Heritage Day today, we are proud to share our contribution in preserving Rajasthan’s rich heritage through Ajit Bhawan- India’s first heritage palace hotel in Jodhpur!

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Ajit Bhawan in Jodhpur is India’s first heritage hotel that represents the grandeur of Royal Rajasthan through its magnificent architecture, interior and soulfully preserved pieces of art from the past. The palace exudes royalty from its each nook and corner. The rooms and suites of Ajit Bhawan still retain the old rustic outlook with modern touch of amenities.  Guests can feel the essence of the regal era within the grandeur of this graceful heritage property in Jodhpur.

Enjoy the heritage grandeur of Ajit Bhawan in Jodhpur through these mesmeric photographs!

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A Royal’s Muse …. Mesmeric Suite at Ajit Bhawan

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Welcome to a  Maharaja’s muse from the time of yore where you’ll be taken onto a rosy sojourn of splendid ambiences plush with rainbow hues and an overflow of royalty oozing out from grand chandelier and breathtaking interior.

Splashed with velvety pink and white hues, the plush suite in Ajit Bhawan oozes out unsurpassed magnificence of Rajasthan’s erstwhile royalty. The ornamented trimmings, silk curtains and numerous decorative pillows reflect the timeless grandeur of Rajasthan. As soon you enter this imperial abode of rich era, you’ll feel like you have entered the world of fairytale from Royal Rajasthan.

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Occupying 625 sq ft area, this suite offers a large sitting room leading off towards the bedroom which has beautifully engraved idols on the walls. Divine statues of Ramdev ji, gilded bed chest lamps beautifully balance the lure of glowing pink walls of this magnificent suite. Moreover, the graceful windows in this alluring pad are open to the most impressive views of shimmering swimming pool to render an unimagined experience of regalia and upscale serenity.

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Each corner, each turn of this gorgeous living space among the exquisite Ajit Suites at Ajit Bhawan narrates the grandeur of an urbane impression of Rajasthan’s imperial lifestyle.

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Reservations at http://www.ajitsuites.com/contact.html