Entertainment in Rajasthan

  • Entertainment in Udaipur

    Dharohar

    The beautiful Bagore-ki-Haveli hosts the best (and most convenient) opportunity to see Rajasthani folk dancing, with nightly shows of colourful, energetic Marwari, Bhil and western Rajasthani dances, as well as traditional Rajasthani puppetry.

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    Raj Mandir Cinema

    Just off MI Rd, Raj Mandir is the place to go to see a Hindi film in India. This opulent cinema looks like a huge pink cream cake, with a meringue auditorium and a circular foyer somewhere between a temple and Disneyland. Bookings can be made one hour to seven days in advance at window 11.

  • Entertainment in Jaipur

    Chokhi Dhani

    Chokhi Dhani, meaning ‘special village', is a mock Rajasthani village 20km south of Jaipur, and is a fun place to take kids. There are open-air restaurants where you can enjoy a tasty Rajasthani thali, plus a bevy of traditional entertainment – dancers, acrobats, snack stalls – and adventure-park-like activities for kids to swing on, slide down and hide in.

  • Entertainment in Jaipur

    Sawai Mansingh Stadium

    The home ground for the local cricket team, the Rajasthan Royals, in the Indian Premier League.

  • Entertainment in Jaipur

    Polo Ground

    Maharaja Man Singh II indulged his passion for polo by building an enormous polo ground next to Rambagh Palace, which is still a polo-match hub today. A ticket to a match also gets you into the lounge, which is adorned with historic photos and memorabilia. The polo season extends over winter. Contact the Rajasthan Polo Club for info about tickets.

  • Entertainment in Udaipur

    Mewar Sound & Light Show

    Fifteen centuries of intriguing Mewar history are squeezed into one atmospheric hour of commentary and light switching – in English from September to April, in Hindi other months. Seating is either on a raised platform (Hathnal ki Chandni) or at ground level (Manmek Chowk).

  • Entertainment in Jaipur

    Inox Cinemas

    This three-screen multiplex in a largely empty and forlorn shopping mall features the latest Bollywood blockbusters and usually some Hollywood offerings (often dubbed in Hindi).

  • Entertainment in Amber

    Amber Sound & Light Show

    This history lesson with a little drama takes place below the fort in the Kesar Kiyari complex near Maota Lake.