Jaipur Sambhar Tour
Sambhar is a famous town in Rajasthan for its salt lake – Sambhar Lake. Sambhar literally means salt and the Sambhar Salt Lake is the largest inland salt lake in India. Sambhar town is great for excursions as it has many tourist attractions to visit. The town was founded in 551 AD and then after it was ruled & controlled by every major ruler such as the Marathas, Mughals, Rajputs, British, and now by the Indian government.
Sambhar has a significant history and till now less discovered the treasure of tourism. Salt Lake City produces around 9% of the total salt produced in India. The city houses Sambhar Lake Tiger Reserve, Sambhar Lake National Park, Sambhar Wildlife Sanctuary, and the largest saline Lake in India. This historical city is a famous attraction in our Rajasthan tour packages.
Included3 Star 4 Star and 5 star hotels in different citiesAll Meals at the HotelAny Personal ExpensesAny time assistance of private cab & cabbieAnything not included in the itineraryEntrance fees of monuments/ templesPickup and Drop by Car
About the tour:
Upon reaching the city you will be served breakfast before beginning the tour. Thereafter you will visit the world-famous salt lake – the Sambhar Lake. At the lake, you will be given a brief about the salt extraction process from the lake too. You will get the chance to witness the adorable view of glassy water, dark sand, and many flocks of birds flying around the lake. Later you will be served lunch with some famous dishes of Sambhar city.
Thereafter you will visit the other major attractions of the city such as the ancient Shakambari Mata Temple, Sambhar wildlife sanctuary, the local railway system running over the lake for carrying salts, and picturesque views to click amazing photographic pictures.
After the completion of the tour, we will drop you off at your location in Jaipur. The tour is meant to memorable and hustle-free experience for you which will be maintained by us completely. You can ask frankly the tour guide for any rest, meal or anything else. Book now our Jaipur-Sambhar Day tour to explore this historic and unexplored region of Rajasthan.
Details of the Tour
Sambhar is an ancient city and has been mentioned even in Indian mythology – Mahabharata. That’s why the city has a great mythological history as well as a kingdom history. Throughout time, the city has managed to stand upon its name and has always been a popular center for all.
Sambhar has the most famous salt lake which is widespread over 5700 meters square area. To ease the salt-making process, the lake is divided by a 5 km long dam. Being elliptical in shape, the lake comprises five river streams – Mendha, Rupangarh, Khandel, and Karian. Apart from salt production, the lake is home to thousands of birds.
Another major attraction is the Sambhar wildlife sanctuary which is spread over 24,000 hectares. This sanctuary is a paradise for birds. You will get to watch thousands of flamingos, making Sambhar India’s most significant habitat for flamingos. Apart from flamingos, there are pelicans, waterfowl, coots, black-winged stilts, redshanks, and some rare bird species.
Shakambhari Mata Temple is a very famous religious place of Sambhar as it holds an ancient mythological history of the Shakambari goddess. The Sambhar Tiger Sanctuary is very popular to witness majestic tigers. You can also visit Sambhar Lake National Park, salt factories, salt museums, salt laboratories, and many religious temples here. The city held many fairs throughout the year which are also very popular among tourists. You will definitely have a very unique experience along with trying amazing photography in this city.
Why Choose Us?
- The best compatible price
- Fully experienced drivers and tour operators
- Comfortable trip in well-maintained vehicles
- Pickup and drop services
- Complete tour sightseeing and travel
- Parking fees, fuel charges
- Tour operator allowance
- Any Entrance fees
- All personal expenses
- GST fees
**Notice that the tour is completely customizable according to your choice of duration, timings, stay, food and budget.