Ajmer is a beautiful small town that is surrounded by hills and is nestled on the banks of Anna sagar in between beautiful natural surroundings. It is one of the most well-known holiday maker vacation spots of Native Indian with various temples, forts, mosques reflecting the splendor of its architecture and lovely lakes, forests and wild vegetation reflecting rich flora and fauna.
This mesmerizing town is the full pot of religion, history and sculpture. Thus, tourism in Ajmer offers to tourists a perfect journey across natural glories and architectural charm. In short Ajmer is a complete tourist destination that makes your holiday trip a delightful and memorable journey.
Ajmer was previously known as Ajaymeru or Ajmere. It was established by Raja Ajaipal Chauhan. It continued to be a great center of the Chauhan power till 1193 A.D. Thereafter, Prithviraj Chauhan lost it to Mohammad Ghori Ajmer holds immense religious significance for the Muslims, for the tomb of Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti is located here. Every year thousands of tourists from all over the country and also rest of the world visit the region.
Revered by both Muslims and Hindus, this tomb of Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chishti holds great religious significance. Khwaja Moinudin Chishti was a Sufi saint who dedicates his life to the upliftment of poor. Although Ajmer is a major pilgrimage site for Muslims but people from other faiths also come to the region to the blessings of the Sufi saint.
On this holiday tour to Ajmer the most important places to visit are-Dargah Sharif
Ajmer is renowned for the Dargah Sharif of the great Sufi Saint Khwaja Muinuddin Chishti. Inside the Dargah, there is a mosque, built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. The impressive building in white marble with a narrow courtyard has the exquisite carvings, which add beauty to the monument.Situated at the top of the Taragarh hill,it is the best attraction of this Ajmer holiday tour. The place is visited by many devotees from all religions that come here to offer prayers, particularly during the festival of Urs. The Dargah Sharif or grave of the Sufi E Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti is the milestone of the town.Ajmer Museum
The Ajmer Museum was once the home of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. But presently it is converted in a museum for travelers to see the unique carvings and shields of the Rajput and Mughal dynasties.Anasagar Lake
The Anasagar is one of the beautiful artificial lake situated at the north side of the city. The island surrounded by lake and the nearby parks add the beauty to the location and are famous for picnics, evening strolls and outings. A jetty or paddleboat ride around the Anasagar Lake lake and its loll is a boon for nature lovers.Taragarh fort
A Great attractive place of Ajmer that cannot be drop on your Ajmer holiday trip is Taragarh fort which was constructed by Raja Ajaypal Chauhan and is consider the first hill fort of Asia. It is said to have been built at a time when the Aravalli mountain ranges rose above the snow line.
There are many other places to enrich the fun of this holiday tour including Adhai-din-ka-Jhonpara, Nashiyan temple, Brahma temple, Savitri temple, and so on. All these features of the land make this city a perfect holiday destination.