Weekend Getaways From Jaipur: Unveiling the Hidden Gems of Rajasthan

Jaipur, the "Pink City", blends history, culture and vibrancy. But sometimes, you need a peaceful escape from the city's chaos. Here are a few locations to add to your must-visit list of weekend trips from Jaipur.

City palace in the city of Udaipur during evening with the lights on


Weekend getaways from Jaipur are incomplete without a visit to Udaipur, the 'City of Lakes', which offers a serene break. Glide on Lake Pichola, marvel at City Palace and explore the intricate carvings of Jagdish Temple. While you're in Udaipur, Parallel Hotel, with its top-notch facilities and immaculate service is the best place to stay, whether you are visiting with friends and family.

an aerial view of Mount Abu with a building on the top and blue sky in the background

Ranthambore National Park

Unleash your inner wildlife enthusiast and venture into the wilderness of Ranthambore National Park, a haven for tigers, leopards and an array of exotic flora and fauna. Embark on thrilling jeep safaris through the dense jungles, keeping your eyes peeled for the elusive Bengal tiger, the majestic ruler of this realm.

facade image of a Haveli in Mandawa in Rajasthan with blue sky in the background


Step back in time and immerse yourself in the grandeur of Shekhawati, a region renowned for its ornate havelis, intricate frescoes and rich cultural heritage. Explore the grand havelis of Mandawa, Jhunjhunu and Nawalgarh, each adorned with exquisite murals depicting scenes from mythology and daily life. Stroll through the bustling bazaars, where the aroma of spices mingles with the vibrant hues of traditional textiles.

a close up shot of a Tiger opening its mouth wide while sticking its tongue out

Sariska Tiger Reserve

Sariska Tiger Reserve, nestled in the Aravalli Hills, promises thrilling wildlife encounters. Spot Bengal tigers, Indian leopards and chital deer in their rugged haven. Sariska offers tour packages including visits to Sariska Palace, Bala Quila and more, with the best deals and not to mention an extraordinary experience! If you are a nature and wildlife enthusiast, this is one of the best spots for weekend getaways near Jaipur.

an overview of Pushkar Lake in the morning with birds flying

Ajmer & Pushkar

Embark on a spiritual odyssey to Ajmer, a respected Sufi pilgrimage destination, and bask in the tranquillity of Dargah Sharif, the mausoleum of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. Continue your sacred journey to Pushkar, a town revered for its lakes and temples. Immerse yourself in the purifying waters of Pushkar Lake, believed to wash away sins, and witness the captivating Pushkar Camel Fair - a lively celebration of colours, cultural richness and the traditions of the desert.

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