- Rohetgarh Fort
Rohetgarh India Tours
Take a break into the magical greenery amidst majestic sand dunes of the wonderful country of India – Rohetgarh. This magnificent place is situated in the north Indian state of Rajasthan. This land was the fortified desert home of the descendants of the 16th century Rathores of the Champawat clan. This wonderful place is also called the 'Evergreen Oasis in the Desert' and is located 40 Kms from Jodhpur. Book your Rohetgarh India Tours and enjoy the semi-desert atmosphere which serves as an enchanting backdrop to the rich colours of the people of different cultural groups.
With your Rohetgarh India Tour you can also witness the horse, the "Marwar” that has been bred over centuries of royal patronage. This isolated, undiscovered and un-spoilt Rohetgarh is a warm fortified home still cheerful with a tradition of impressive cuisines and customs. A visit to this small feudal town of Rajasthan will take you to the bygone era, the world of vibrant colours and spectacular magnificence.
Major Attractions of Rohetgarh India Tour:
This is a must visit place while on your Rohetgarh India Tour. History has it that the ‘Jagir’ or the Fiefdom of Rohetgarh was given to Thakur Dalpat Singh in 1622 AD by the Maharaja Of Jodhpur, as a mark of appreciation for his bravery in battle. Rohetgarh Fort was the fortified mansion of the Champawat clan of the Rathores of Jodhpur. Generations of valiant noble-men have built this heritage home where, notwithstanding the inroads of modernity, aristocratic values are respected. Today, the fort is converted into a heritage hotel and the visitors today experience the famed warmth of courteous Rajput hospitality here.
If you love wildlife, you will love your Rohetgarh India Tour. Rohetgarh offers a variety of Safaris - jeep safaris, horse safaris and bird watching tours at the nearby lake. Here you can thrill yourself by splendid riding exercise, and the means to witness authentic places of scenic and tourist interest. You can also enjoy the wildlife, surprisingly abundant in this area. Well-bred horses that are a pleasure to ride will carry you across this magical desert land. You can also observe the Bishnoi tribal villages, which will throw an insight into the rural life of Rajasthan.
How to Reach
By Air: The nearest airport is at Jodhpur and Jaipur.
By Rail: The nearest railhead is at Jodhpur.
By Road: Rohetgarh is well connected to all of Rajasthan via Jodhpur.