1. Mandore Garden

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Overview

Mandore is located about 5 miles north of Jodhpur. It was the former capital of Maharajas of Marwar. Later it was abandoned for security concerns regarding the Mehrangarh fort. Its extensive Mandore garden, with high rock terrace, makes it a popular local attraction.
In the Mandore garden, there are the dewals or cenotaphs of Jodhpur’s former rulers. Instead of the usual chhatri-shaped cenotaphs typical of Rajasthan, the cenotaphs of the famous Mandore garden of Jodhpur, Rajasthan are built along the lines of a Hindu temple. They are four stories high, with fine columns and an elegant spire, all in red sandstone. The most impressive dewal is the dewal of Maharaja Ajit Singh. These cenotaphs are set in beautiful landscaped gardens. The cenotaphs of the Maharani are set on a rocky outcrop over the hill.nJodhpur.

Timing

All days of the week
8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

How To Reach


 

2. Umed Garden

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Overview

One of the popular gardens of Jodhpur is the Jodhpur Umed garden. It is spread on an area of 82 acres. The famous Umed garden of Jodhpur, Rajasthan was developed by Maharaja Umed Singh. It is named after him only. The garden has five separate gates around it to facilitate entry to the garden from different directions. It has lush green lawns with beautiful roses and other seasoned flowers. Also inside the garden, is a museum, towering Ashoka trees, artistically designed fountains, a library and a zoo.
Viceroy Willingdon inaugurated the zoo in the garden. At the time of its inauguration, the Umed garden had lion, tiger, zebra, ostrich and an emu. There was separate cage made for monkeys. A ‘Walk-in Aviary’ in the zoo was constructed in the garden in 1978. The aviary houses different types of birds, local, African and Australian parrots, ducks, rabbits etc. All the birds and animals are kept in their natural environment.

Timing

All days of the week
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


How To Reach


 

3. Nehru park

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Overview

Jodhpur Nehru Park is another one of the popular gardens of Jodhpur. The park is covering an area of 14 acres. Nehru Park was developed as a park for children. The famous Nehru park of Jodhpur, Rajasthan was inaugurated on 7th September 1966 by the then Chief Minister, Shri Mohan Lal Sukhadia. The park reflects the beauty of nature through its fountain, pond, swings, flowerbeds, trees and plants, etc. Earlier there was a pond named Bakhat Sagar pond. But slowly and gradually the pond deteriorated with the city’s dirty water getting collected there. In order to solve the problem, its upper portion was converted into Bakhat Sagar residential colony. The lower portion of the pond contains the Nehru park now.

Timing

All days of the week
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

How To Reach


 

4. Masuriya Hill Garden

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Overview

It is another very famous garden of Jodhpur which is situated on a small hill called masuriya. It is also famous among the devout people due to the centuries old temple of local deity baba Ramdev. The most striking feature of this garden is that it is situated at a height from where one can get a breathtaking view of Jodhpur from different corners. So, one gets to see a different vision of the city from that of Mehrangarh. It is a popular picnic spot mostly during winters. There is a big statue of Veer Durgadas Rathore in Masuriya Garden. He is a famous folk hero of Marwar.

Entry Timing And Fees

All days of the week
9 A.M. to 6 P.M

How To Reach


 

1. Mandore Garden

Chhatris_cenotaph_Mandore_gardens_Jodhpur_Rajasthan_India

Overview

Mandore is located about 5 miles north of Jodhpur. It was the former capital of Maharajas of Marwar. Later it was abandoned for security concerns regarding the Mehrangarh fort. Its extensive Mandore garden, with high rock terrace, makes it a popular local attraction.
In the Mandore garden, there are the dewals or cenotaphs of Jodhpur’s former rulers. Instead of the usual chhatri-shaped cenotaphs typical of Rajasthan, the cenotaphs of the famous Mandore garden of Jodhpur, Rajasthan are built along the lines of a Hindu temple. They are four stories high, with fine columns and an elegant spire, all in red sandstone. The most impressive dewal is the dewal of Maharaja Ajit Singh. These cenotaphs are set in beautiful landscaped gardens. The cenotaphs of the Maharani are set on a rocky outcrop over the hill.nJodhpur.

Timing

All days of the week
8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

How To Reach


 

2. Umed Garden

Umed-Garden-Jodhpur

Overview

One of the popular gardens of Jodhpur is the Jodhpur Umed garden. It is spread on an area of 82 acres. The famous Umed garden of Jodhpur, Rajasthan was developed by Maharaja Umed Singh. It is named after him only. The garden has five separate gates around it to facilitate entry to the garden from different directions. It has lush green lawns with beautiful roses and other seasoned flowers. Also inside the garden, is a museum, towering Ashoka trees, artistically designed fountains, a library and a zoo.
Viceroy Willingdon inaugurated the zoo in the garden. At the time of its inauguration, the Umed garden had lion, tiger, zebra, ostrich and an emu. There was separate cage made for monkeys. A ‘Walk-in Aviary’ in the zoo was constructed in the garden in 1978. The aviary houses different types of birds, local, African and Australian parrots, ducks, rabbits etc. All the birds and animals are kept in their natural environment.

Timing

All days of the week
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM


How To Reach


 

3. Nehru park

nehru park chal_batohi

Overview

Jodhpur Nehru Park is another one of the popular gardens of Jodhpur. The park is covering an area of 14 acres. Nehru Park was developed as a park for children. The famous Nehru park of Jodhpur, Rajasthan was inaugurated on 7th September 1966 by the then Chief Minister, Shri Mohan Lal Sukhadia. The park reflects the beauty of nature through its fountain, pond, swings, flowerbeds, trees and plants, etc. Earlier there was a pond named Bakhat Sagar pond. But slowly and gradually the pond deteriorated with the city’s dirty water getting collected there. In order to solve the problem, its upper portion was converted into Bakhat Sagar residential colony. The lower portion of the pond contains the Nehru park now.

Timing

All days of the week
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

How To Reach


 

4. Masuriya Hill Garden

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Overview

It is another very famous garden of Jodhpur which is situated on a small hill called masuriya. It is also famous among the devout people due to the centuries old temple of local deity baba Ramdev. The most striking feature of this garden is that it is situated at a height from where one can get a breathtaking view of Jodhpur from different corners. So, one gets to see a different vision of the city from that of Mehrangarh. It is a popular picnic spot mostly during winters. There is a big statue of Veer Durgadas Rathore in Masuriya Garden. He is a famous folk hero of Marwar.

Entry Timing And Fees

All days of the week
9 A.M. to 6 P.M

How To Reach


 

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