Tourist Places in Ajmer

Places to Visit in Ajmer

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Taragarh, Ajmer
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
Taragarh Fort is located atop the Nagpahari Hill in Ajmer. Often considered as the first hill fort of Asia, it is also known as the 'Fort of Ajmer'.   It was constructed at a time when the Aravalli mountain ranges were above the snowlines. Built by King Ajaypal Chauhan... Read More »
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Kishangarh, Ajmer
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kishangarh, a town situated at a distance of about 27 km from Ajmer, is famous for its creative history and patronage. Popularly known as the centre for artistic tradition, Kishangarh is home to the Kishangarh school of Miniature Paintings that was established by Maharaja Satwant Singh. Some of... Read More »
Kishangarh, Ajmer
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kishangarh, a town situated at a distance of about 27 km from Ajmer, is famous for its creative history and patronage. Popularly known as the centre for artistic tradition, Kishangarh is home to the Kishangarh school of Miniature Paintings that was established by Maharaja Satwant Singh. Some of... Read More »
Archaeological Museum, Ajmer
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Ranked 4 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Archaeological Museum was established in 1949. Located in the Dil-e-Aaram Gardens of Ajmer, the museum is divided into three sections. Comprising a collection of sculptures and some excavated material of earlier civilisations, the museum features two 'Yupa Pillars' (sacrificial posts).... Read More »
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Dargah Sharif, Ajmer
Dargah Sharif, Ajmer
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Dargah
Dargah Sharif, venerated by both Hindus and Muslims is the tomb of Khwaja Muin-ud-din Chishti. He was a Sufi saint who came from Persia and devoted his life to the service and welfare of the poor and downtrodden. Constructed in several stages, the gate with silver doors forms the entrance of the... Read More »
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Pushkar Lake, Ajmer
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Ranked 6 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Lake
Pushkar Lake, considered to be sacred is said to cleanse sins and cure skin diseases with a dip. It is located in the town of Pushkar in Ajmer district and is the sacred lake of the Hindus. Historical significance of the lake is evident from the fact that it finds it’s mention on coins as... Read More »
Brahma Temple, Ajmer
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Ranked 7 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
Brahma Temple lies nestled in the Pushkar valley. Situated beyond Naga Parbat and the Ana Sagar Lake, the site is considered extremely sacrosanct. It’s stature stems from the belief that Lord Brahma, together with all the gods and goddesses performed a Yagna at this site. Folklore legends... Read More »
Rani Mahal, Ajmer
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Ranked 8 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
Rani Mahal was built for the wives, concubines and paramours of the rulers. Located in the Taragarh Fort, this edifice today comprises of faded murals and broken stained glass windows. The structure displays typical Rajasthani architecture. The one-time Chauhan stronghold provides an aerial view... Read More »
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Ana Sagar Lake, Ajmer
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Ranked 9 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Lake
Ana Sagar Lake has been named after Anaji Chauhan. It is an artificial lake built by Anaji Chauhan, the grandfather of Prithvi Raj Chauhan. Dating from 1135 -1150 AD, the lake comprises catchments that were built with the help of local populace. Spread over 13 km, the lake also comprises Baradari... Read More »
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Foy Sagar Lake, Ajmer
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Lake
Another artificial lake, Foy Sagar Lake was built and supervised by Mr. Foy, a British architect. Since its construction in 1891 the Foy Sagar is a pictorial and important source of water, especially portable. This magnificent lake amazes the onlookers with its real natural beauty. This... Read More »
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Savitri Temple, Ajmer
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
Savitri Temple is located on the hill behind the Brahma Temple. Dedicated to Goddess Savitri, Lord Brahma's first wife, the temple offers an aerial view of the lake and surrounding sand dunes. Legend behind the construction of the temple states that when Lord Brahma was all set to start a... Read More »
Ajmer Government Museum, Ajmer
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Museum
The Ajmer Government Museum is situated on the Museum Road in the city of Ajmer. Located inside the Akbar’s Palace, no other location would have been as befitting as this fortified palace to house this unique museum. The Ajmer Government Museum was established in 1908 by the Archaeological... Read More »
Mahadeva Temple, Ajmer
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
Mahadeva Temple is dedicated to one of the Hindu Trinity, Lord Mahadeva, who is the god of destruction. Located in Pushkar, the temple was built in the 19th century. The main idol of the temple is ash-smeared and clad in tiger skin. The white marble image of Lord Mahadeva holds Trishul in his... Read More »
Bhagchand Ki Kothi, Ajmer
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Architectural Building
Bhagchand ki Kothi is a popular heritage hotel in Ajmer. Located on Budha Pushkar Road, this hotel is well-known for its traditional architecture as well as its colonial touch. Built in 1887 by Sir Rai Bahadur Bhagchand Soni for his own personal use, this mansion has now been converted into a... Read More »
Mangliyawas, Ajmer
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Religious Place
Mangliyawas is located at a distance of 26 km from Ajmer, on the National Highway 8 (NH 8) towards Beawar. Noted for two, 800-year-old trees of  rare species, the town is thronged by devotees in the months of 'Sravana'. Popularly known as 'Kalpa-Vrikhsha', these Adansonia... Read More »
Anted ki Mata Temple, Ajmer
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
The festivity of Ajmer is better represented in the Anted ki Mata Temple. This Jain temple reflects the traditional culture and saints of the Jain Digamber Sect. The temple showcases numerous chhatris and chabutras while the detailed paintings, carvings and other sculptures over the cenotaphs... Read More »
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Akbari Masjid, Ajmer
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Mosque
Akbari Masjid is located between Shahjahani Gate and Buland Darwaza in Dargah Sharif. Erected By Akbar with red sand stone, the mosque dates back from 1571. Now Moiniua Usmania Darul-Uloom, an Arabic and Persian School for religious education, the mosque is made up of green and white marbles.... Read More »
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Nasiyan Temple, Ajmer
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
Nasiyan Temple, built in 1865 is located at Prithvi Raj Marg in Ajmer.   It is also known as Lal Mandir (Red Temple). Dedicated to Lord Adinath, the first Jain 'tirthankara', the temple is a two-storied structure. Divided into two parts, the temple belongs to the Digamber sect.... Read More »
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Roopangarh Fort, Ajmer
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Fort
  • Entry: Paid
A beautiful monument of the 17th century, Roopangarh Fort illuminates royal elegance was built by the Maharaja Roop Singh. Roopangarh Fort showcases the royal lifestyle of the kings like the open log fires, olden passageways, regal furniture, jails, armories granaries, foundries etc. The fort has... Read More »
Varah Temple, Ajmer
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 33
Places to Visit in Ajmer
  • Type: Temple
Varah Temple houses an image of Lord Vishnu in the incarnation of the wild boar. Constructed by King Anaji Chauhan, the temple worships the Varah form of Lord Vishnu. Legend behind the construction of the temple states that Varah rescued the earth from the depth of the primaeval water, where it... Read More »
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