“Nightlife” which is always recognized with metropolitan cities is not fair, as with the growing times and expanding lifestyle of people, even smaller cities has more choices for entertainment and nightlife. Are you excited to know about other cities/ states nightlife???? So without ado let’s go on and read about the “Nightlife in Rajasthan”.
Rajasthan which is a good example of India’s grandeur and magnificence is an ideal choice for those who love spirit, energy and lively nightlife. From low-cost drinking holes and dim light lounges, to unique dance clubs and exquisite bars- the state is packed with countless options where visitors entertain enough,its lots of cultural and traditional performances (Kalbelia dance, folk music, puppet shows), fascinating light and sound show, movie hall/ theatre and so more offer diverse, traditional, colourful shine nightlife or the height of enjoyment in comparison with the places having no or ordinary nightlife. So the next time, if you're deciding on where to go in the midnight tour, just head out Rajasthan and choose from a plenty of great afterhours options.
Top 5 Nightlife in Rajasthan
1. Sound and Light shows in Rajasthan
The dazzling play of lights along with the musicals highlights the rich folk culture and legends of Rajasthan allure everyone. Sound and light show which are the memorable part of the region enjoy in various parts of Rajasthan but if you are a first time visitor then don’t forget to watch 50-minute sound and light Show at famous “Amber Fort, Jaipur” and the 12 episodes sound and light show at “Udaipur City Palace”which narrate the whole history of Mewar region( includes the foundation of Mewar by Bappa Rawal, the 'Johar' of Chittor's Rani Padmini, the story of Mughal emperor Humayun and Rani Karmavati, the story of Pannadhai who sacrificed her own son for the safety of Prince Udai Singh and the battle of Haldi Ghati) in a classic way. Truly it’s one of an experience that you’ll cherish for a lifetime.
2. Dance and Music shows in Rajasthan
Fond of folk music and dance? Fancy this – sit in a huge number of resorts and hotels/theatre of Rajasthan and watch the famous “Rajasthani Folk Music” and“Kalbelia”and “Ghoomar”dance performances live. For more glimpses of colourful and enchanting traditional Rajasthani folk dance and music, must visit on some of thepopular cultural centers of Jaipur like: Birla Auditorium (Statue Circle, C Scheme, Jaipur),Jawahar Kala Kendra (Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jaipur) Ravindra Manch (Adarsh Nagar, Jaipur) or you can also enjoy all Rajasthani dances at Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal, Bagore ki Haveli and Meera Kala Mandir in Udaipur.
3. Puppet Shows in Rajasthan
The native string puppet theatre of Rajasthan is world-famous and is a must watch when you are in the region of Rajasthan. An important part of Rajasthani culture, these puppet shows can be enjoyed at various places but two organizations that are doing great work in preserving and promoting Kathputli named “Rupayan Sansthan of Jodhpur” and “Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandir of Udaipur” has an unique puppet shows in the evenings. So get ready to be an audience to Rajasthan's traditional puppet show.
4. Movie Halls in Rajasthan
The two things that bind our country into a thread of unity are – Cricket and Bollywood and Rajasthan which is a hot-spot tourist destination is famed for movie halls and TV serial shootings.
It’s not wrong to say that your visit to Rajasthan is incomplete if you don’t watch bollywood movie in “Raj Mandir Cinema Hall in Jaipur” one of the best/biggest cinema halls in Asia with 1300 seats divided into four categories namely Pearl, Ruby, Emerald and Diamond has amazing architecture both within and outside; its large Chandeliers hanging on the main hall, striking lighting in the lobby before every show,exterior welcomes with its ‘Nine stars’, which symbolize the nine gem stones and signifies the occupation of the Surana Jewellers, the proud owners of Raj Mandir,interiors of a revolving panel with the fascinating artistic work on the walls, rising staircase next to the lobby, main viewing hall velvet draped curtains and so more add or resemble Raj Mandir Hall one of a royal palace. Sodon’t forget to book your seat in advance and enjoy its royal structure and Bollywood masala flick at this classy cinema hall.
5. Disco/ Pubs/ Bars in Rajasthan
Are you in the mood for some wine? Head to the glitzy bars, pubs and discotheques of Rajasthan. Sip finest varieties of drinks, enjoy delicious snacks, groove to the music and dance freely and have complete fun. For more one of the happening night spots of Rajasthan, explore Udaipur and Jaipur vibrant clubs/pubs that are famed for happening nightlife.