Info. India Travel GuideIndian Travel Agent & Tour Operators, Indian Travel Guide, India travel information, Travel India, Tourism in India, Indian Travel & Tourism
Travel Agents in Jaislmer, Tour operators in Jaisalmer, Jaisalmer Travel Guide,  Hotels in Jaisalmer
Destination India
{short description of image}A-Z Hotels
{short description of image}Chain Hotels
{short description of image}Fairs & Festival
{short description of image}Heritage Hotels
{short description of image}Museums
{short description of image}Palace On Wheels
{short description of image}Tour Packages

india ayurvda yoga tours,  spiritual tours, 
Places of Interest
{short description of image}Andhra Pradesh
{short description of image}Delhi
{short description of image}Goa
{short description of image}Himachal
{short description of image}Karnataka
{short description of image}Kerala
{short description of image}Madhya Pradesh
{short description of image}Maharashtra
{short description of image}Rajasthan
{short description of image}Tamilnadu
{short description of image}Uttar Pradesh
About Us
{short description of image}Tour Packages
{short description of image}Hotel Bookings
{short description of image}Transport Services
{short description of image}Airline Ticketing
{short description of image}Rail Ticketing
{short description of image}Tourist Info
{short description of image}Travel Assistance
 

Barmer Jaisalmer

   A Tiny yet lively town in sun-drenched sands , Barmer is a miniature Rajasthan with all its colour , warmth and tradition . According to history , the 13th century founder of the district , Bahaba Rao ( Populary known as Bar Rao) gave the town its name - Barmer , ie the hill fort fo Bar .
Once called Mallani ( 12th Century A.D ) the present Barmer District Formed in 1949 upon the merger of Jodhpur state in the United states of Great Rajasthan , is a cluster of ancient paraganas - Mallani shiv ,Pachpadra ,Silwana and Chotana area .

Although a barren land with harsh climate and rough terrain ,Barmer is known for its rich crafts , dances and music .Once on the ancient camel trade route , the town is now the center for wood carving , pottery , carpets ,intricate embroidery work , block printed fabrics and multi -hued traditional costumes . Especially famous are the geometric ajrak prints in dark shades of red and blue , ideal for protection against the sun .
The most interesting part of a trip to Barmer is the journey through rural Rajasthan .The Small villages with mud -walled houses decorated with delicate folk motifs and colourfully attired people on the way offer a fascinating sight . Every year in March , the desert town is at its colourful best during the exuberant Barmer festival .The Festival is the best time to plan a visit to Barmer .

PRIME SITE : 

Barmer : Perched on a rocky hill , the town has ruins of an old fort .Of interest are a temple dedicated to Balark ( the sun ) and the ancient ruins of Juna Barmer . the three Jain Temples , an inscription of 1295 A.D and a massive piller in the hall of the largest temple of Maharaja Kula Sri Samanta Deva , aruler of Bahadmera ( now Barmer) are also worth a visit .

Kiradu :
situated on the foot of a hill near village Hathma in Barmer tehsil is Kiradu . The inscription dating back to 1161 A.D reveals that place was called Kiratkoop and had once been the capital of Punwars . The ruins of five ancient temples - one dedicated to Lord Vishnu and other four deicated to Lord Shiva-are of interest to archaeologists and are lovers , alike .the biggest of these temples is the Someshwar temple .

Khed :
Rao Siha the founder of the Rathore Clan along with his son (Asthanji ) conquered Khed from the Guhil Rajputs and planted the standard of the Rathores . An old Vishnu temple of Ranchhrji is surrounded by a crumbling wall and an image of Garuda ( the eagle ) at the gate guards the complex .

Other temples nearby include temples of Brahma , Bhairav , Mahadev and a Jain temple .

Jasol :
Once a principal state of Mallani , this ancient villages has got its name from the descendants of Rathore sub-clan . A Jain temple and a hindu temple are worth visiting The Hindu temple is ornamented with fine sculptures which were brought from a Jain temple of Lord Mahaveer .

Meva Nagar
: Once called Viranipur , this 12th century village lies on the slope of a hill called Nagar-Ki-Bhakarian ,9 km away from Baletra . The Village has three Jain Temples .The Biggest of these is the one dedicated to Nakoda Parsvanath . A Vishnu temple is also worth visiting.
 

Popular Hotel Jaisalmer Popular Jaisalmer Attractions Popular Cities Popular Tour Packages from Jaisalmer
Jawahar Niwas Palace
Rang Mahal
Hotel Fort Rajwada
Narayan Niwas
Hotel Rawal Kot
Hotel Gorbandh Palace
Hotel Sona
Hotel Golden City
and More
The Fort
Manak Chowk and Havelis  
Gadsisar Lake
Tazia Tower
Havelies
Jain Temples 
Wood Fossil Park, Aakal
Sam Sand Dunes
Desert National Park
Amar Sagar
Bara Bagh
Mool Sagar
Barmer
Camel Safaris
Kuldhara
Mumbai
Chennai
Bangalore
Delhi
Goa
Chandigarh
Darjeeling
Jaipur
Agra
Jodhpur
Jaisalmer
Cochin
Udaipur
Varanasi
Golden Triangle Tours
Colorful Rajasthan Tours
Palace on Wheels Train Tour
Rajasthan Palaces & Fort
Royal Heritage Tours of Rajasthan
Rajasthan Forts Palace Tours
Rajasthan Culture Travel Package
Birds Watching Tour in Bharatpur
Contact your trusted Tour Operator in India for Tour Packages, Costing of Tours to India, and Air and Hotel Bookings
 
Title:

Name:*
Email:*
Country:*
Phone:
Country
Area
  
Phone
  
Tentative Date
to start your trip:
(dd/mm/yy)
Days in Hand:
No. of People Travelling:   Adult(s)       Children
For Booking/Travel Related Query :*
* Essential Information   

Indiapalaceonwheels.com :: Indiantigers.com :: Carrentalinrajasthan.com :: Touroperatorindia.com :: Indianwildlifeinfo.com
Indiatravelclub.com :: Hotels-in-india.com :: Carrentalinindia.com :: Rajasthan-hotels.com :: Indian-heritagehotels.com
Hotels-in-rajasthan.com :: Rajasthanheritagehotels.com :: Hotels-in-Delhi-Agra-Jaipur.com
Rajasthantourpackages.com
:: Indianwildlife.org :: Travel-agents-in-india.com


Home | Destination India | Places of Interest | Tour Packages | Accommodation in India | Chain Hotels | Heritage Hotels

About Us | E-mail | Feedback | Reservation

 
Copyright 2005, Info India Travel. All Rights Reserved
                                                                                                                        
Conceptualized & Developed by Car Rental in India.Com