Rajasthan is the largest city in India, covers a total area of 342,239 sq.km. It is also popularly called as ‘the land of kings’. The vast area of it is covered by the Thar Desert which runs parallel to the Sutlej-Indus river valley. Rajasthan is the symbol of great architecture and arts. Winter is the best time to visit Rajasthan.

Here is the list of top 5 places to visit in Rajasthan in October:

  1. Jaisalmer:

Jaisalmer is also called the “Golden City” of Rajasthan. This is the best place to visit in October, as it contains many activities during this season like dune bashing, camping, camel safari and many more.

The average temperature during October in Jaisalmer is around 24 degrees celsius. Jaisalmer fort, Jain temples, Folklore Museum, iconic Bada Bagh, Patwon ki Haveliyan are the places to visit for sure.

How to Reach:

Airways: Jodhpur airport at a distance of 285 KM.

Railways: Jaisalmer railway station is well-connected with major cities like Agra, Jaipur and Delhi.

  1. Mount Abu:

Mount Abu is the best place in Rajasthan, which don’t need any introduction. It is the famous hill station, located in the heart of the state. This hill is situated in Mount Abu and is also called as Arbuda Mountain. This hill station is famous for many ancients lakes, forts and temples.

The average temperature in Mount Abu during October is around 21 degrees celsius. Guru Dattatreya Temple incarnation of the Hindu god Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva .Guru Shikhar mountain, Boating in Nakki Lake, visiting the historical Dilwara temple are the must do the thing in Mount Abu.

How to Reach:

Airways: Udaipur airport at a distance of 185 KM.

Railways: The nearest station is that of Abu Road, located approximately 25 kilometres from the city centre.

  1. Pushkar:

Pushkar is the best place to visit in October and it attracts many pilgrims and travellers because of its cultural heritage and magnetism. Bound by the magnificent hills on all three sides, Pushkar is one of the oldest cities in Rajasthan that has not quite lost its old-world charm yet.

The average temperature in October is around 23 degrees celsius. The major attractions here are Brahma temple, Pushkar lake and camel safari, Gau Ghat, Pushkar fair.

How to Reach:

Airways: Sanganeer airport in Jaipur is at a distance of 158 KM.

Railways: The nearest station is that of Ajmer Junction which is only 10 kilometres away.

  1. Udaipur:

Udaipur is the must-visit place in Rajasthan and is famous for honeymoon couples and pairs. It is once a home for the Mewar Kingdom and is the best choice for royal luxuries and lavish lifestyle.

The average temperature in October is around 25 degrees celsius. It is famous for Rajput-era palaces, scenic locations, natural beauty, Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Pichola, Jagdish temple and many more by travelling through the Palace on Wheels train.

How to Reach:

Airways: Maharana Pratap Airport in Udaipur is located at a distance of 22 KM.

Railways: Udaipur Railway station itself available for the travellers.

  1. Jaipur:

Jaipur is well known for its unique colour pink and is the capital city of Rajasthan. It is famous for its royal palaces, handicrafts, bustling streets and modern culture. In 1727, the ruler of Amber, Sawai Jaisingh II founded Jaipur.

The average temperature in October is around 20 degrees celsius. It is famous for jewellery, textiles, handicrafts and many more. The must-visit places in Jaipur are Nahargarh Fort, Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, City Palace.

How to Reach:

Airways: Sanganer airport at a distance of 12 KM.

Railways: Jaipur Railway Station is well connected with all the major cities.

Plan your trip to Rajasthan and check out the Palace on Wheels tariff for the peak and lean season.