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Things to do in Ajmer

Thousands of pilgrims visit Ajmer to pay homage at the Dargah Sharif. The things to do list of Ajmer include visiting old monuments and forts of Ajmer’s Muslim rule that are sprinkled all over the town.

Take a walk in the brightly lit streets outside mosque and enjoy the hustle and bustle in roadside cafes and restaurants or simply sit and appreciate Sufi music and qawwali sessions within the mosque premises. Shop till you drop in Ajmer as the city boasts a long list of must buys that include bandhini saris, embroidered Jodhpuri juttis, ittar, antiques-gold-silver jewellery. If you happen to be there in the month of November pay a visit to nearby Pushkar town for the well-known Pushkar Mela.

Sightseeing in Ajmer

Sightseeing in Ajmer is all about visiting religious places. Ajmer is venerated as a holy place for both Hindus and Muslims.

Shopping in Ajmer

Just like any other place in Rajasthan, Ajmer is also a shopper's paradise. Markets in Ajmer ell a number of items that you can buy for yourself and for your close ones.

Activities in Ajmer

Primarily, activities in Ajmer include sightseeing. However, if you are interested in art and history, do visit the Government Museum that has a fine collection of weapons, miniature paintings and stone sculptures.

NearBy Places in Ajmer

If you want to visit places near Ajmer then check out Pushkar that lies a mere 11 kms away.

Eating Out in Ajmer

There are plenty restaurants in Ajmer that serve an eclectic mix of cuisines at modest prices in modest surroundings.

Festivals & Events in Ajmer

The main festivals in Ajmer is the annual Urs of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti that is held in the month of May and is one of the most visited festivals in India.

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