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Havelis of Rajasthan, Tour Packages.
Havelis of Rajasthan
Rajasthan is the place that gives a feeling of prosperity, of royal and
refined culture and a grand style of living. The cities and towns of the
state were once small kingdoms ruled by several clans of Rajput rulers. The
royal families possessed great wealth and used to live a very luxurious
life. Much of it is reflected in the popular palaces constructed in many of
the cities. Apart from that the richest community, which usually included
the royal families and that of the wealthy tradesmen, used to dwell in grand
mansions. It is these mansions we know as the Havelis of Rajasthan.
The construction of Haveli is more or
less like a palace. Some typical features of the havelis found at large in
the state of Rajasthan are - havelis are built as grand mansions featuring
courtyards. The number of courtyards vary according to the wealth of the
person who built it. These havelis are intricately carved and frescoes are
one important feature. Colored in various shades, the havelis look beautiful
and quite conspicuous. Mirror work further adds to the charm of these
places. Large corridors, pavilions and ceiling very much resemble that of
the palaces. Multiple courtyards and fountains are typical of important
Though built in many cities but a majority
of the havelis are located in the cities of Jaisalmer and Shekhawati. These
havelis are great tourist attractions and thus frequently visited places.
One doesn't need to be an architect or any professional to assess the worth
of these structures. Their beauty is par excellence and gives a good idea of
Some popular havelis in Rajasthan are :
» Havelis of Jaisalmer
» Havelis of
Rajasthan Havelis Tour Packages
Features : All India Tour
Package, recieves you with welcome from the famous metropolitan city
Mumbai and take you across some of the best tourist places in India. You
will get a day's worth exploration at Jaisalmer, and witness the beauty
of charming Havelis. Some other nearby destinations include Bikaner,
Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur. It is an attractive family package.
Features : This package
covers a lot many destiations of Northern India. The package provides
for trips to some of the best attractions in various cities of
Rajasthan. Amongst these places, are covered the havelis of Rajasthan.
Cities beyond Rajasthan and provided for in the package includes Delhi,
Agra, Gwalior, Khajuraho and Varanasi.
Features : Gives you a hair
raising experience in the state of Rajasthan. The package provides for
three days at one of the prime places for Havelis - Jaisalmer. Besides
that arrangements will be made for guided city tours, excursions and
more. The tour plan will be - Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Bikaner,