Located between the blue city of Jodhpur and the desert city of Bikaner, Nagaur is a picture-perfect town where one can shed all his worries. The best time to plan a tour to Nagaur Rajasthan is in the month of January-February during the Nagaur Cattle Fair. During the festival, visitors can gain an insight into the cultural heritage of the region.
The charming town of Nagaur offers something to everyone. From historical sights to architectural wonders, Nagaur is a complete holiday destination. On your tour to Nagaur Rajasthan, visit the Nagaur Fort. This sandy fort houses a number of palaces and temples. As you travel to Nagaur, donít forget to visit the Dargah of Khwaja Hamiduddin Nagauri, the Tarkeen Dargah. It is one of the most celebrated pilgrim sites for Muslims and Sufis.
Have a look at the magnificent architecture of the Glass Jain Temple. Also visit the beautiful Amar Singh Rathore ki Chhatri. Other tourist attractions of Nagaur are Nath Ji ki Chhatri, Bansiwala Temple and Barli. The cenotaphs in Nagaur display the traditional Rajput style of architecture. The town is located 137 km away from the blue city of Jodhpur. The desert comes alive with melodious folk songs at evening. You can also experience camel or horse ride on your holiday.
Nagaur fair is one of the largest fairs of the state. Cattle are bought and sold during this fair. Some of the major highlights of Nagaur Cattle Fair are camel races, folk song and dance performances, puppet shows, cockfights, tug-of-wars and campfire evenings. You can buy iron-crafts, wooden items and many other handicrafts during the fair. Loose yourself to the cultural extravaganza and interact with locals to learn about their lifestyle and culture.