Jodhpur Osian short weekend tour for 01 Nights/02 Days is an incredible tour to visit to Osian. Osian is an ancient town located in the middle of the Thar Desert. Often known as the “Khajuraho of Rajasthan”, Osian is famous as the home to a cluster of ruined Brahmanical and Jain temples dating from the 8th to 11th centuries. Osian, which once used to be the center of trading during the 8th century, was ruled by the Pratihara dynasty. By visiting this place you will be able to witness as many as 16 temples. The particular location offers a calm and peaceful ambiance that prevailed during the past times of Osian. The best part of visiting these various temples is that none of the temples bear a similar architectural style. Osian Weekend Getaway from Jodhpur is considered to be the tourist hub of India and is one of the most visited holiday destinations in India.
- Visit to an ancient town of the Thar Desert, Osian
- Explore Jain Temples from 8th to 11th century.
- Visit temples such as Sachiya Mata Mandir, Surya Mandir, Harihar Temple, Pipala Devi Temple etc.
- Sun Temple and Shivalaya Temple are known for their beauty.
Travel Destination: Jodhpur – Osian – Jodhpur
Travel Duration: 01 Nights/02 Days
DAY 1: JODHPUR – OSIAN (Approx 70 kms/01 hrs)
Arrive at Jodhpur Airport/ Jodhpur Railway Station/ Jodhpur City Centre and drive to Osian, an ancient town of the Thar Desert. Evening free to explore various temples in the area.
Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 2: OSIAN – JODHPUR (Approx 70 kms/01 hrs)
After breakfast visit the ancient town of the Thar Desert which was a great trading centre between 8th to 12th centuries AD. Often known as the “Khajuraho of Rajasthan”, today it is a desert oasis with 16 Brahamanical and Jain temples. Some of the famous temples are Kali Temple, Harihara Temple, Sun Temple, Kali Temple, Jain Temples, Sachia Mata Temple
Later drive back towards Jodhpur and depart to airport/station to catch your flight/train towards onward destination.