Khajuraho of Rajasthan, Osian is an ancient temple city in Rajasthan. Known for its temples, Osian attracts many tourists every year. This city has some of the most important shrines of the Hindus and the Jains due to which it is a significant place for them. The place is completely covered with golden sand dunes that make it majestic and breath-taking. Since the climatic conditions are extreme in this part of Rajasthan, the best time to pay it a visit is during winter, i.e., from November to March.
Tourists need an entire day to cover the beautiful temples of this city. One of the most famous and auspicious temples is the Surya Temple that is known for its captive beauty. The main Jain temple is for the devotees of Lord Mahavira. Those looking for a splendid view of the entire city should visit the Sachiya Mata Temple.
The best time to visit Osian is between November to March as these months morning and evening remain cold while afternoon becomes pleasant.
Camp Osian is a desert tented camp situated at Osian about 62 kms from Jodhpur. One can reach Jodhpur by Flight or Train. From Jodhpur one can hire a cab.