HOTELS IN JODHPUR NEAR JASWANT THADA
Jaswant Thada is a monument erected in memory of erstwhile king Maharaja Jaswant Singh II and still serves as a cremation ground for the royal Marwar family of Jodhpur. The marble structure has a stunning architecture that has made it a favourite among tourists. It is located in the northern part of Jodhpur city, and is about 5.5km away from the Jodhpur Junction Railway Station. The Jodhpur Bus Stand is about 1.7km away from the railway station. The Jodhpur Domestic Airport, located around 7km away, and the Delhi International Airport, about 10 hours away by road, provide air transport.Due to the city’s prominent place on the tourist map, it is better to book in advance as there is a chance of good rooms getting sold out fast in hotels near Jaswant Thada Jodhpur. Rooms are available at highly attractive prices, especially if booked through websites like Treebo. You can be more relaxed about the quality of infrastructure and service this way. There are many good choices if you want AC, TV and fresh toiletries in your room, apart from useful add-ons like complimentary breakfast and tea/coffee. The streets around hotels in Jodhpur near Jaswant Thada will give you a chance to explore some real Rajasthani taste, such as dal bhati churma, mohan maas, Rajasthani kadi, mawa kachori and of course, the elaborate Royal Thali.While the Jaswant Thada itself houses a beautiful garden and lake, the areas around it are no less impressive. The Mehrangarh Fort, which is a small walk away from this spot, has a richly-endowe museum displaying paintings, palanquins and old costumes. A view point from here provides a brilliant view of the city. A beautiful statue of Rao Jodha, the founder of Jodhpur, can be found on a hilltop near Jaswant Thada. Toorji ka Jhalara, Tekri Mata Mandir and Umed Garden are some of the other major attractions. Places like Sardar Market, stocked with all kinds of local delights, can provide you a heady shopping experience.