Ajmer is district and also one of the major cities in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Famous dargah – mausoleum of Sufi saint Khwaja Moin-ud-Din Chishti situated here. Ajmer is one of the holiest and most visited cities in India, which attracts both Hindus and Muslims.
This historic city is located 135 kms from the state capital and the famous pink city “Jaipur”. Ajmer city is surrounded by the “Aravalli Mountains”. The magnificent forts, beautiful lakes, amazing museums are attractions of tourists visited This City.
The best time to visit to this famous historical city is from November to March and specifically during the annual Urs of Moinuddin Chisti in May. Thousands of tourists arrive at Ajmer from all over India on pilgrimage during this auspicious period.
Pushkar is one of the most famous tourist destination near This City. Pushkar is famous for 14th century Brahma Temple and Pushkar Lake situated 11 kilometres from Ajmer.
Places to visit near and around
- Dargah Ajmer Sharif – Grave of the Sufi St. Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti
- Shah Jahan’s Mosque
- Anasagar Lake – manmade lake in Ajmer
- Soniji Ki Nasiyan – Digambara Jain temple
- Nareli Jain Temple
- Dargah Of Syed Meeran Hussain Khing Sawar
- Taragarh Fort
- Akbari Fort & Museum
- Mayo College
The Sanganer airport is nearest airport located in Jaipur, 135 kilometres from Ajmer city. Well-connected to major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai. From airport you can hire a cab to reach Ajmer.
Ajmer junction is the major railway station, is located within the city and lies on the Mumbai – Ahmedabad – Jaipur – Delhi line. The railway station is well-connected to major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur and more.
Ajmer is connected to major Indian cities by highways. Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation runs deluxe and semi-deluxe buses from Delhi, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Jodhpur and other nearby cities.
Distances by Road
Jaipur – 135 Km / Udaipur – 265 Km / Jodhpur – 209 Km / Jaisalmer – 486 Km / Delhi – 396 Km