Places To Visit In Ajmer

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1. Ajmer Sharif

Ajmer Sharif
Must visit 4.5 /5

1 km
from city center
1 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Dargah Sharif, the tomb of Moinuddin Chishti is one of the holiest places of worship in India. Being the final resting place of the Gharib Nawaz Moin-ud-din Chisti, it is visited by millions of people every year. Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti was a great Sufi Saint. Women are allowed to enter the dargah.

2. Ana Sagar Lake

Ana Sagar Lake
Must visit 4.5 /5

3 km
from city center
2 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Ana Sagar is an artificial lake constructed in the 12th century AD by Anaji Chauhan, grandfather of the last independent Hindu king Prithvi Raj Chauhan. Spread over 13km, this lake features marble pavilions and gardens and is best visited during the sunsets when the views are extraordinarily marvellous.

3. Adhai Din ka Jhopra

Adhai Din ka Jhopra
4.2 /5

2 km
from city center
3 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Adhai Din ka Jhopara is a Masjid built by Qutub-ud-Din-Aibak, first Sultan of Delhi in AD 1199. It is believed to be constructed in two and a half days and that's where it gets its name. Though most of the ancient temple is in ruins today, the area of the mosque is still used as a place of worship.

4. Akbar's Palace and Museum

Akbar's Palace and Museum
4.2 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Akbar's Palace is the place where he and his troops stayed at Ajmer whenever he visited the Ajmer Sharif Dargah. It is now converted into a museum that portrays the age-old military weapons and exquisite sculptures, paintings and other artefacts of the Mughal era. It is also known as Akbari Fort & Museum.

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5. Soniji Ki Nasiyan

Soniji Ki Nasiyan
3.9 /5

2 km
from city center
5 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Ajmer Jain Temple or Soniji Ki Nasiyan is a Digambar Jain temple dedicated to Lord Rishabhdev (Agnidev), the first of the 24 Tirthankara of Jainism. The main attraction is the main chamber, known as the Swarna Nagari "City of Gold", which has several gold-plated wooden figures, depicting several figures in Jainism.

6. Kishangarh City

Kishangarh City
3.8 /5

27 km
from city center
6 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Called as the marble city of India, Kishangarh city is a tourist spot in itself as the city is famous for it's art and culture, Bani Thani style of painting and the Kishangarh Fort. It is the only place in the world with a temple of nine planets.

7. City Shopping

City Shopping
3.6 /5

3 km
from city center
7 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

The lively markets of Ajmer are well-known for their exquisite momentoes such as embroidered apparel and shoes, silver and lac jewellery, black metal showpieces, handmade jute bags and more.

8. Foy Sagar Lake

Foy Sagar Lake

6 km
from city center
8 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Lake Foy Sagar is an artificial lake situated on the Foy Sagar Garden Road in Ajmer. It's a popular picnic spot during the winter. The lake resonates with peace and serenity and offers a 360 angle view of the neighbouring Aravalli peaks.

9. Durga bagh gardens

Durga bagh gardens
3.5 /5

2 km
from city center
9 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Durga Bagh is a charming garden on the banks of the majestic Ana Sagar Lake. The garden was built by Maharaja Shiv Dan in 1868 AD. The Marble pavilions (Baradari) built in the premises of the Daulat Bagh are the main attraction apart from the greenery and numerous trees and flowering plants. The pavilions were built by Emperor Shah Jahan. This place is an ideal picnic spot.

10. Nareli Jain Temple

Nareli Jain Temple
3.8 /5

6 km
from city center
10 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Nareli Jain Temple is a beautiful marble temple with angular and strikingly appealing designs. The temple is situated on the ranges of the Aravali Mountains that makes the views from the temple more scenic.

11. Taragarh Fort, Bundi

Taragarh Fort, Bundi
4.2 /5

2 km
from city center
11 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

A rather ramshackle fort, with its overgrown vegetation, Taragarh Fort is one of the most famous places in Bundi, Rajasthan. Believed to be the first hill fort of Asia, Taragarh Fort is located on top of the Nagpahri Hill. The place is at its peak of beauty when the sun sets, and the entire city is immersed in the fading light of the setting sun.

12. Clock tower

Clock tower
3.7 /5

1 km
from city center
12 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

The Clock Tower at Ajmer was constructed in 1887 to mark Queen Victoria's Silver Jubilee which is why it is also known as Victoria Jubilee Clock Tower. It is a major landmark of Ajmer.

13. Abdulla Khan's Tomb

Abdulla Khan's Tomb
3.4 /5

6 km
from city center
13 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Abdulla Khan's Tomb is a splendid memoir constructed by the son of Abdulla Khan, Hussain Ali Khan, who was the minister of king Farrukhsiyar. Opposite to this is the tomb of Abdulla Khan's wife. It is one of the major attractions of Ajmer due to its historic importance and architectural beauty.

14. Mayo College Museum

Mayo College Museum

2 km
from city center
14 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Housed in Jhalwar House, Mayo College Museum was ideated by Mr T. N. Vyas and is considered the largest school museum in the world. Spread over 18 rooms on the campus, the collection included old paintings, sculptures, photographs and coins.

15. Roopangarh Fort

Roopangarh Fort
3.2 /5

43 km
from city center
15 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

A palace and former fortress in the town of Roopangarh, Roopangarh Fort is a grand monument that has now been converted into a vibrant Heritage Hotel. The Fort was built in 1648 by Maharaja Roop Singh of Kishangarh.

16. Urs Festival

Urs Festival

16 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

The famous Ajmer Sharif shrine in Rajasthan witnesses an annual Urs celebration on the death anniversary of the Sufi saint, Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti. The Candles are lit, prayers are made, and qawwalis are performed all night as parts of the six-day-long Urs festival.

17. Fort Masuda

Fort Masuda

42 km
from city center
17 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Fort Masuda is situated 54 kms away from Ajmer in Masuda. The fort was originally built around 1595 AD but it deteriorated fast and was in ruins very soon after. It was later restored and renovated by Nar Singhji Mertia (1583–1623).

18. Sambhar Lake

Sambhar Lake

70 km
from city center
18 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Sambhar Lake is the largest inland saltwater lake in India. It is located at a distance of 80 kms from Jaipur and 64 kms from Ajmer. The area attracts a lot of migratory birds. It is frequented by nature lovers, wanderers, birdwatchers, photography enthusiasts and all kinds of tourists.

19. Government Museum

Government Museum

1 km
from city center
19 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Housed in the premises of the ancient 16th century Akbari Fort in Ajmer, the Government Museum of Ajmer boasts of a vast collection of historical artefacts, exhibits, sculptures, miniature paintings and the like.

20. Sai Baba Temple

Sai Baba Temple

3 km
from city center
20 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Spread over 5 beeghas, Sai Baba Temple is a beautiful temple constructed by Mr. Suresh K. Lal. Situated in Ajay Nagar, the temple was inaugurated in 1999. The entire temple is made of marble. The temple also has shelters for all devotees of Shirdi Sai Baba.

21. Bijay Niwas Palace

Bijay Niwas Palace

60 km
from city center
21 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Bijay Niwas Palace was built by Rao Bijay Singh, almost a 100 years ago, at the same time when he founded Bijaynagar. The ancient fort has been now converted into a luxury heritage hotel with 20 rooms. Situated at 70 kms from Ajmer, the fort is frequented by the young and adults alike.

22. Akbari Masjid

Akbari Masjid

1 km
from city center
22 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Akbari Mosque is situated between Shahjahani Gate and Buland Darwaza on the Ander Kote Road, Ajmer. Made in red sandstone, the shrine is decorated with white and green marbles. Four tall minarets flank the entrance and accentuate the beauty of the mosque.

23. Prithviraj Smarak

Prithviraj Smarak

6 km
from city center
23 out of 23
places to visit in Ajmer

Located on the Taragarh Road in Ajmer, Prithviraj Smarak is a memorial dedicated to the fearless Rajput King- Prithviraj Chauhan. The Smarak is perched atop a hill and it offers panoramic views of the city below.

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What are the top hotels in Ajmer?

There are 333 Hotels in Ajmer which can be booked through Holidify. The most popular hotels in Ajmer are Atithi Camp, Royal Tent Pushkar, Home away from Home, Hari Om Yoga Ashram, Hotel New Desert Palace, HOTEL CHAND PALACE. You can see all the hotels in Ajmer here

What are the top sightseeing places in Ajmer?

The top sightseeing places in Ajmer are Ajmer Sharif Dargah, Ana Sagar Lake, Adhai Din ka Jhopra, Akbar's Palace, Nareli Jain Temple, Clock Tower, Ajmer.

How much does a package cost for Ajmer?

The packages for Ajmer start at INR 5207 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

How can I commute within Ajmer?

Autos and cabs around the city are conveniently available. Shared autos are available from almost anywhere. A ride to Pushkar will also be easily available.
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