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Places Near Ajmer

If you want to visit places near Ajmer then check out Pushkar that lies a mere 11 kms away. Pushkar is well known for the cattle fair that is held in every winter in the month of November/December. People from all over the world descend on Pushkar for the Pushkar Mela and it is a once-in-a-lifetime visit. Other than being known for the Mela, Pushkar is also a pilgrim town with more than 400 temples to its credit, with the Brahma Temple being the most well known.

Also visit Nag Pahar (Snake Mountain) in Pushkar, on the banks of the picturesque Pushkar Lake. Just 27 km north of Ajmer is the small erstwhile kingdom of Kishangarh, whose remarkable contribution to Rajasthan’s culture has been in the field of painting. The celebrated Kishangarh School of miniature paintings is renowned for its lyrical depiction of the divine lovers, Radha and Krishna.


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