Experience iconic India - the buzz of Old Delhi's bazaars, the timeless perfection of the Taj Mahal, dusky-pink Jaipur and sky-blue Jodhpur, the golden fort city of Jaisalmer, and star-filled desert nights on camel safari. Take the journey of a lifetime through India's most enchanting and fabled places with this definitive guide. Escape the crowds and discover the Rajasthan beyond the tourist trail - remote villages, deserted forts, and the magnificent havelis of Shekhawati.
Sleep the sleep of kings in the best accommodation, from Rajput palaces to fort-top guesthouses. Learn the local lore with our coverage of the region's intriguing history and culture, and a special chapter on Rajasthani Handicrafts. Tell your roti from your puri with our comprehensive chapter on Indian cuisine, and in-depth reviews of restaurants all over the region. Find your way around the Golden Triangle with the help of our detailed transport information and over 50 maps.