Jaipur Overview

"The Pink City"

Jaipur Overview

Jaipur is one of the oldest cities in India which is known as Pink City. The city of Jaipur, known as the capital of Rajasthan state, is situated in a semi-desert region.Jaipur city is famous for its forts, palaces and havelis, tourists from all over the world come to visit a large number. People from far-flung areas come here to see this rich culture and tradition of witnessing its historical heritage. Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Hawa Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, Ganesh Pol and Jal Mahal are among the popular tourist places of Jaipur.

Fair and Festivals

In addition to palaces and forts, Jaipur city is also famous for festivals and festivals. One of the popular annual festivals here is Jaipur Vintage Car Rally which is organized every year in January. This car rally is a major attraction center, which is famous among tourists.

Car lovers can come here and see the wonderful collection of vintage cars such as Mercedes, Austin and Fiat etc. Some of these cars are from the 1900s.

One of the other famous festivals is the Festival Elephant Festival, which is organized every year on the occasion of Holi, which is the main festival of the Hindus. Many colorful cultural events are presented in this festival as well as alive elephants are brought to the prison.

Famous food

Jaipur is famous for its delicious, spicy and spicy food which is made of onions, ginger and garlic. Dal bati - Churma, onion cake, kebab, chicken khato and chopped chicken are famous dishes here. Food lovers can eat all these dishes here by visiting the Nehru Market and Jewelery Market, both of which are street food markets, where all types of local food stays on the side of the road. Apart from this, the famous sweet gourds of Jaipur, Ms. Mawa and Mawa Kachouri are also very popular throughout the country.

Best Time To Visit Jaipur

Jaipur in Summer (March-June)

Summer starts in Jaipur in the month of April, which falls till the end of July. Meanwhile, the maximum temperature is 45 degree Celsius and the minimum temperature is 25 degree Celsius. The weather keeps warmth and humidity.

Jaipur in Monsoon (July-Sep)

The monsoon starts in Jaipur in August. It rains till the end of September. Rainfall is very low during this period.

Jaipur in Winter (Oct-Feb)

In Jaipur, a pleasant winter season starts from December. In the pleasant winter that falls till February, people have to face many cold days. The maximum temperature in this period is 22 degree Celsius and the minimum temperature is 5 degree Celsius.

How To Reach Jaipur

1). By Flight

The closest airport in Jaipur is Sanganer which is a total of 11 km from the city. Is located at a distance. This is the closest airbase of Jaipur. This airport is connected directly to many cities in the country like Mumbai, Delhi, Aurangabad, Udaipur and Jodhpur. Travelers can rent a taxi from the airport to the city.

2). By Road

Pink City Jaipur is well connected by road to the country's destinations. There are several direct buses for Jaipur from New Delhi and Agra. This road route between Delhi and Agra is part of the Golden Travel Area.

3). By Train

Jaipur Railway Station is the Central Railway Head of Rajasthan State. It is connected by regular trains from several major cities of the country. In addition to the common train, tourists can reach Jaipur by a special train which is called Palace on Wheel. This train runs from Delhi. This is a luxury train that passes through the major cities of Rajasthan such as Jaipur, Alvar and Udaipur. And passes through Udaipur.

Top Places in Jaipur

1). Hawa Mahal Jaipur

Hawa Mahal is a famous monument which was built by King Sawai Pratap Singh of Jaipur in 1799 AD. This building is a five-storey building situated near the famous jeweler market in Jaipur, which is made of fully red and pink sandstone. The design of the Hawa Mahal was made by Lal Chand Ustad, which has more than 950 windows. This palace was specially constructed for women so that they could enjoy the scenes of the royal procession through the lattice screen. An archaeological museum is also located in this building.

2) City Palace, Jaipur

City Palace is a popular heritage located in the heart of the city. It is one of the city's magnificent buildings. This magnificent palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh Madho who had established Jaipur. There is a beautiful amalgamation of Rajput and Mughal style architecture in the palace. Mubarak Mahal (welcome palace) remains at the entrance to the palace. It was also constructed by Maharaja Sawai Madhu Singh in the 19th century, which was used as a reception area.

3). Amber Fort, Jaipur

Amber Fort was built by Raja Mansingh, Mirza Raja Jai Singh and Sawai Jai Singh for nearly 200 years. The tourists can come in this fort and enjoy the upper scenes of the fort from the jumbo by riding an elephant. There is also a temple in the palace complex, which is dedicated to Shila Mata, Goddess of Hinduism. Diwan - A - Mango, Sheesh Mahal, Ganesh Pol, Sukh Niwas, Jays Temple, Rala Bagh and Mohan Bari are among the attractions of the Amber Fort.

4). Albert Hall Museum, Jaipur

Albert Hall was constructed by Maharaja Sawai Singh Madhu in 1886 under the Drought Relief Project at a cost of Rs 4 lakhs. It is a picturesque and beautiful garden located in the Ram Niwas Bagh. Near the Albert Hall, there is also a bird house and the Ravindra Rang Manch (theater) is also located. Albert Hall Museum is open from 9am to 5pm for tourists. Entrance fee is very cheap or if it is called Nominal. Indian tourists have to pay 20 rupees and admission fee to 20 foreign tourists.

5). Jaigad Fort, Jaipur

The fort of Jaigad is known as Vijay Fort. It is one of the famous tourist destinations of Jaipur, which is 15 km from the city. Is located at a distance. It is located at a height of 400 feet from the Amber Fort on the Eagles Hill. This fort has two entrances, which are called the Dungar Door and the Avani Darwaza, which are made on the south and east directions respectively.

6). Jal Mahal, Jaipur

Jal Mahal is a beautiful palace located in the middle of a small lake in Jaipur. This palace was built in the form of hunting lodge for the king-king and his family. Jal Mahal can also be seen from the side of the lake.

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