Beyond the dargah, on the town outskirts, are the extraordinary ruins of the Adhai-din-ka- Jhonpra (Two-and-a-Half-Day Building) mosque....
Dargah of Khwaja Muin-ud-din Chishti
This is the tomb of a Sufi saint, Khwaja Muin-ud-din Chishti, who came to Ajmer from Persia in 1192 and died here in 1236. The tomb...
Not far from the main post office, Akbar built this imposing building in 1570 – partly as a pleasure retreat, but mainly to keep an eye...
Handy if you’re waiting for a train (it’s opposite the station), this simple, open-to-the-street eatery cooks up cheap veg and nonveg...
About 3km and a steep 1½-hour climb beyond the Adhai-din-ka-Jhonpra mosque, the ancient Taragarh commands a superb view over the city (accessible by car). Built by Ajaipal Chauhan, the town’s founder, it saw lots of military action during Mughal times and was later used as a British sanatorium.