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Jodhpur is a major district in the state of Rajasthan in India. Formerly a princely state, Jodhpur is located in the Marwar region and is a well-known tourist destination and major commercial zone.

Jodhpur district in Rajasthan is surrounded by the districts of , Nagaur, Ajmer, Pali and Jaisalmer district. The headquarters of the district is located in the city of Jodhpur. The city of Jodhpur was founded in the 15th century by the rulers of the Rathore Rajput dynasty. After independence, the district was annexed to the state of Rajasthan.

Like other parts of Rajasthan, the climate of Jodhpur is mainly dry. The summer months are hot while the winter months are cool. The ideal time to go on Jodhpur travel is between the months of October and March.

Being a popular tourist destination, there are plenty of tourist attractions in Jodhpur. The district is known for its scenic beauty and rich cultural heritage and tradition. Plenty of sightseeing trips are offered by the local tourist board and other travel agencies. Some popular places to opt for sightseeing trips in the district are:

  • Umaid Bhawan Palace
  • Mehrangarh Fort
  • Nai Sarak Market
There are various types of hotels in Jodhpur. They offer standard accommodation with a blend of luxury. There are luxury and heritage hotels, middle range hotels as well as economy and budget hotels. Most of the hotels are located close to the main city center.

Jodhpur district can be accessed through various routes. The nearest commercial airport is located in the city of Udaipur. Jodhpur is also connected by train and bus services with places like Agra, Jaisalmer, Jaipur, Delhi, Chandigarh and other places.

Facts of Jodhpur District
District HQJodhpur
Population (2011)3,687,165
Sex Ratio916
Area (km2)22850
Density (/km2) 161
Tehsils Bhopalgarh, Bilara, Jodhpur, Luni, Osian, Phalodi, Shergarh
Lok Sabha Constituencies Jodhpur, Pali
Assembly Constituencies Bhopalgarh, Bilara, Jodhpur, Lohawat, Luni, Osian, Phalodi, Sardarpura, Shergarh, Soorsagar
Languages Hindi, Rajasthani including Marwari
Rivers Luni, Mithri
Lat-Long 26.68673,72.892685
Travel Destinations Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Government Museum, Rai-ka-Bag Palace, Umed Garden, Raj Ranchhodji Temple, Achal Nath Shivalaya, Siddhnath Shiv temple, Ganesh Temple, Mandor, Balsammand Lake & Palace, Kaylana Lake, Guda Bishnoi, Jaswant Sagar Dam etc.
Government Colleges/Universities Jai Narain Vyas University, Government College (Jodhpur) Govt. College (Balesar), Govt. College (Balesar), J.N.M.P. Government College, S.P.M. Government PG College, S.S.D.C.L.B. Government Girls College etc.

Last Updated on : December 13, 2014