Taj Gateway, Jodhpur
Located on the periphery of the Thar Desert, Jodhpur is second largest city in Rajasthan after Jaipur. It was founded by Rao Jodha, the leader of the Rathore clan, in 1459 AD. The quintessence of Jodhpur was its valour and equestrian skill. Polo has been the traditional sport of the Jodhpur nobility since medieval times. The city is a doorway to the wonderland of sand dunes, shrubs, rocky terrain and thorny trees. Jodhpur is also popularly called as the Blue City.