Jaipur City Tour
Jaipur City Tour, Jaipur is a beautiful and ancient city and popular as a ‘Pink City’. It is the capital of the royal state of Rajasthan, the Rajput (dynasty) ruled it for many centuries and planned city in the 17th century AD. Together with Delhi and Agra it forms the Golden Triangle and is to be one of the most famous tourist circuits in the country. The old part of the city is surrounds with walls and gates with designs in the background of a beautiful pink hue. Jaipur, the pink city manages to successfully retain its old charm. This city is home to some UNESCO World Heritage Sites including Amer Fort and Jantar Mantar. Jaipur is home to many magnificent forts, Palace, temples are filled with Popular bazaars in the city include Bapu Bazaar, Tripolia Bazaar and Johri Bazaar.
Jaipur City Tour
After a healthy breakfast the day starts around 8:00 am. This day we will visit the Amer Fort, Jaipur City Palace, jantar mantar, Hawa Mahal (photo stop), Birla Mandir (Temple), Albert Hall (stop photographic) the market of Bapu Bazzar.
Amer Fort was originally the capital of Rajasthan until the 18th century. The Amer Fort or Amber Fort was built in the 16th century. It is one of the Navratna (nine gems) of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. It was further expanded and renovated several times. Amer Fort had served as a royal residence for Rajput rulers until Jaipur was declared the capital of Rajasthan.
The City palace of Jaipur
The City Palace is a building that has preserved the history of the city and is an icon of grandeur. This palace was the home of the royal family, but was later divided into two parts; one containing a few courtyards and museums and the other where the royal family still resides.
jantar Mantar is a major tourist attraction and monument located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. It is the largest observatory in the world and also a heritage site. This observatory is located in Hawa Mahal and the City Palace. It is famous for its collection of brass and stone astronomical instruments. There are many design principles in Sanskrit texts are found here.
The Palace of Wind (Hawa Mahal)
Hawa Mahal (the Palace of Winds) is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the pink city of Jaipur, Rajasthan and is one of the seven wonders of India. It is also considered one of the most famous ancient monuments of Rajasthan. The poet-king Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh built it in 1799. For Constructing the Palace of wind, they used red and pink sandstone and has a beehive-like structure. It is located on Johari Bazaar Road, Badi Choupad in Jaipur. It opens every day of the week from 9:00 am to 16:30pm. This is a great example of Mughal and Rajput architectural styles.
The Birla Temple
The Birla temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and the goddess Laxmi. It is another great attraction in the pink city of Jaipur. The temple is at the foot of the Moti Dungri Fort. A wealthy business family of Birla’s built this famous temple. This Family has built many temples throughout India. Maharaja donated this land just for a symbolic sum of just one rupee to the Birla’s family.
Suggestion – We suggest you visit the old part of Jaipur and Albert Hall and local market in Night. It is very charming and a must-see place. If you have 2 days in Jaipur then second day you may visit some nearby village like Samod, Can do activities Elephantastic, Visit of some other forts.