Best Time to Visit Rajasthan

Rajasthan is the cultural heritage of India. This vibrant state in India is famous in the world for its opulent forts, mansion, palaces and divinity of iconic temples. Thousands of international tourists visit Rajasthan every year to experience a legacy of the state. If you want to be one of those lucky people, plan a long tour to visit Rajasthan. But before, you must know when you should visit here. So, let’s explore the best time to visit Rajasthan.

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Best Travel Time Varies in Different Places

Another speciality of Rajasthan is, according to surface area, it is the largest state of India. Because of extensive geographical coverage, the temperature in the state varies according to place. So, before visiting here, decide where you want to go precisely and then dig for its climate information. In general, summer is the terrifying season in Rajasthan and reaches a temperature above 48 degrees. Monsoon is next to summer that creates a pleasant atmosphere and captivates the landscape beauty of Rajasthan. After Monsoon, winter is the upcoming season. It is the preferable time for tourists to visit Rajasthan. Chilly winds and fresh air during winter maximize the legacy of Rajasthan.

Rajasthan

Best Time Varies According to Tourists’ Preference

However, the best time to visit Rajasthan varies according to the tourist. Winter makes the Rajasthan most comfortable for tourists. That’s the reason November-February is a vacation mode of Rajasthan. But you can find some crowded places at this time. To avoid the crowd and to have a peaceful tour, Monsoon is the best season to visit Rajasthan. In Monsoon, you can experience clyster bright and dazzling view of cities in the Rajasthan.

Winter Is Generally the Best Season

Generally, tourists visit this state throughout the year. But winter is the best time to visit Rajasthan. During winter, the temperature of this land is in the medium range so that foreign tourist can enjoy the Rajasthan tour without facing climate difficulties. Ideally, November to February is the best time to visit Rajasthan.

Rajasthan is a dry state. As it is located far away from the coast, its atmosphere is typically arid most of the year. Average rainfall in the state is lower than other states in India. To know the best time for your own, you must be aware of three seasons in the Rajasthan. Typically, there are three seasons in Rajasthan; summer, rainy, i.e. Monsoon and winter.

Summer in Rajasthan:

Summer in Rajasthan starts after the 15th of March and lasts until June. In summer, the temperature lies between 24 degrees Celsius to 45 degrees Celsius (75.2-113 ℉). At the peak of the season, the temperature reaches 48 degrees Celsius (118 ℉). During summer, the weather has high-level humidity and flaming heat that stick to your AC room entirely.

Solid Reasons to Visit Rajasthan during Summer:

Waterfall in Mount Abu
Visit the Waterfall in Mount Abu in Summer

Mount Abu is the best place to visit Rajasthan in summer. If you want to feel crisp weather in burning heat of Rajasthan, visit Mount Abu city which is set on the great pleasure of Aravalli mountain range. Another benefit to visiting Rajasthan in summer is, accommodation and transport services are very cheap as compare to other seasons.


Monsoons in Rajasthan:

Monsoon season in Rajasthan starts from July and lasts until September. The temperature during Monsoons lies in the range of 21 degrees Celsius to 35 degrees Celsius (70-95 ℉). Rain gives a fresh look to the state. Rajasthan becomes the perfect destination for couples in Monsoons due to romantic appearance in the atmosphere.

Solid Reasons to Visit Rajasthan during Monsoons:

Lake Pichola in Udaipur
See Lake Pichola During Monsoons in Udaipur

In Monsoon, all lakes in the state are filled up with water and gives a captivating look to the respective destinations. Udaipur is one of the popular cities in Rajasthan and known as ‘city of lakes.’ That’s the reason Udaipur is a must-visit city of Rajasthan during Monsoon along with Pushkar city. Also, Aravalli mountain range showers the ultimate natural beauty of town like Mount Abu and make it a popular destination during Monsoon.

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Winter in Rajasthan

Winter season begins from October and lasts until March. This is an ideal season to visit Rajasthan. The temperature during winter lies in the range of 10 degrees Celsius to 27 degrees Celsius (50-81 ℉). Visitors can enjoy chilly weather with a breezy atmosphere in winter. Few times temperature reaches to 0 degrees Celsius (32 ℉) at night.

Solid Reasons to Visit Rajasthan during Winter:  

Rajasthani Festival
Enjoy Local Festival in Winter

There are many festivals, and fairs are organized during the span of November-February. Also, the weather is cold and fresh this season. So, its season becomes the best time to visit Rajasthan. You can visit all the cities in Rajasthan to witness its cultural and architectural heritage.

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