Jaipur (pink city), the best place to visit in Jaipur of Rajasthan( land of warriors) and the capital of Rajasthan, It summons the illustrious family that once decided the district and that, in 1727, established what is currently called the Old City, or “Pink City” for its trademark building colures. rajasthan is famous for their Rajasthani culture and custom, radiant workmanship and ancient rarities, and splendid past. there are many Great Havelies and fort those express the Real Rajasthani beauty and royal lifestyle.
there are many places to make your trip royal and memorable. because of Rajasthan has own great history about itself. and Jaipur has the biggest part of Rajasthan royal families history. there are many forts and Mahal there. so lets we start to discover their history and beauty of rajasthan.-:
- AMBER FORT-:
Amer Fort is a fort located high on a hill, in Amer, Rajasthan, India. Amer is a town with an area of 4 square kilometers located 13 kilometers from Jaipur Railway Station, 22 kilometers from Jaipur Airport. it is the major tourist attraction in Jaipur. This was the first capital of Rajasthan before Maharaja Jai Singh II moved amid his rule to the City Palace. Developed utilizing amazing red sandstone and marble, this structure was constructed about 200 years previously Jaipur was built up. Today, you can jump on the back of an elephant designed in brilliant hues and examples. Rajput lords considered elephants their chief images of energy.
Visiting Hours:- 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
For Indians: 25Rs. (Inclusive of Entry & Camera )
Foreign Nationals: 150 Rs. (Inclusive of Entry & Camera)
- JAIGARH FORT-:
Jaigarh Fort is situated on the promontory called the Cheel ka Teela of the Aravalli range; it overlooks the Amer Fort, near Amer in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. Adjacent the amber fort is another exceptionally prominent goal on the edges of Jaipur city. Jaigarh was worked in 1726 to secure the city of Jaipur. The fort features a cannon named “Jaivana”, which was manufactured in the fort precincts and was then the world’s largest cannon on wheels. Jaigarh Fort and Amer Fort are connected by subterranean passages.
Visiting Hours:- 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
-For Indians: 25 Rs (Adults)
-For Foreign Nationals: 75 Rs (Adults)
- NAHARGARH FORT-:
Nahargarh Fort was Built in 1734 by Maharaja Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur city. Nahargarh Fort was originally named Sudarshangarh and but after its name renamed as Nahargarh or the Abode of Tigers. its stands on the edge of the Aravalli Hills, overlooking the city of Jaipur, Rajasthan. Along with Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh once formed the strongest defense ring for the city. To get the most striking view of Jaipur’s scenic landscape. Nahargarh Fort is the ideal place to visit. and During the night, when the entire Jaipur city lights on, Nahargarh Fort offers the most striking view of the entire Jaipur city. This fort constructed in order to tighten the security of the region. and secure the people from the enemies. but after It was served as a safe shelter to the British wives during the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. and one thing most attracted to the royal family that is Nahargarh fort situated near the forest that gives popular hunting for the Maharajas of Jaipur.
Visiting Hours:- 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
-For Indians: 10Rs (Adults)
-For Foreign Nationals: 50 Rs (Adults)
- ALBERT HALL MUSEUM-:
Albert Hall Museum is the oldest museum of Jaipur in Rajasthan, India. Near Ram Niwas Garden outside the city wall opposite new gate. this museum was designed by Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob, and it was opened as the public museum in 1887. It is also called the Government Central Museum. Maharaja Ram Singh initially wanted this building to as a town hall, but his successor, Maharaja Madho Singh II, decided it should be a museum for the art of Jaipur and included part of the new Ram Nivas Garden.
- The museum has a rich collection of ancient artifacts including paintings, carpets, ivory, stone, metal sculptures, and works in the crystal.
- this place best place to know our ancestor’s lifestyle and their work style.
Visiting Hours:- 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
-For Indians: 20 Rs (Adults)
-For Foreign Nationals: 150 Rs (Adults)
- RAJ MANDIR CINEMA-:
Raj Mandir is Jaipur oldest movie theater. located on Bhagwan Das Road, near paanch batti. jaipur, Rajasthan. this is the best place for entertainment in the Bollywood movies. this meringue-shaped auditorium opened on 1 June 1976 with the film “CHARAS” (starting by Hema Malin and Dharmendra) and over the years has seen many movie premieres of Bollywood movies, and has become a popular symbol of Jaipur city.
The Raj Mandir Cinema was designed by architect W.M. Namjoshi in modern art style, it was prepared to screen 70mm movies, and this theater has the seating capacity of the 1300 people which makes it one of the biggest halls India. There are 4 categories namely Pearl, Ruby. Emerald and Diamond, this place is best and you should give its first priority in Jaipur trip.
Entry Fee:- Rs. 100 – Rs. 350
Movie timing:- 12:30 pm, 03.30pm, 06:30, 09:30pm.
- HAWA MAHAL-:
Hawa Mahal is a palace in Jaipur, Rajasthan. It is constructed of pink sandstone. The palace sits on the edge of the City Palace, Jaipur, and extends to the zenana, or women’s chambers it was initially worked in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. as a vantage point for the women of the regal family. From behind the windows of Hawa Mahal, high over the avenues, the ladies could watch the city underneath without being watched themselves. Many people see the Hawa Mahal from the street view and think it is the front of the palace, but in reality, it is the back of that Hawa Mahal
Visiting Hours:- 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For Indians: 10 Rs.
For Foreign Nationals: 50 Rs.
Entry is Free on Monday and Closed on Friday
- JANTAR MANTAR-:
Jantar Mantar is Rajasthan is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments built by the Jaipur king Sawai Jai Singh II and completed in 1734. It features the world’s largest stone sundial and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is located within walking distance from City Palace and Hawa Mahal. Jantar Mantar consists of 14 geometric devices that measure time, track the location of stars and the Earth’s movement around the sun, predict eclipses and much more
Samrat Yantra is the largest instrument in this observatory and largest sundial in the world. it was used to forecast time. Plotting the shadow of Samrat Yantra, the time for the arrival of monsoons and the eclipses can be calculated. now Jantar Mantar is managed under the Archeological Sites and Monuments Act of Rajasthan since 1961 and protected as a National Monument of Rajasthan since 1968.
Visiting Hours:- 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
Photography Allowed:- Yes
- JAL MAHAL-:
Jal Mahal ( “Water Palace”) is a royal residence amidst the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, the Largest city of Rajasthan, India. the lake around it was bounded in the eighteenth century by Maharaja Jai Singh II of the king of Amber.
jal mahal is Located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake, Built in red sandstone, it has a five-story building, Of which four stories stay submerged. this palace is also the combination of Mughal and Rajput styles of architecture. when you look at it offers you a stunning view of the royal residence. Since the palace is located in the middle of the lake, traditional boats are used to reach the palace. The clear water of the lake and the scenic Aravalli mountain range dotting this palace, offer a splendid view of Jal Mahal. after looking this beautiful place you fall in love with Jaipur, this place has own values in top 10 place to visit in Jaipur.
Visiting Hours:- 6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Photography Allowed:- Yes
- ABHANERI STEP WELL-:
Abhaneri stepwell is situated in Abhaneri village of Rajasthan. stepwell mean- “The wells have steps built into the sides that lead down to the water”. it has 3,500 narrow steps arranged in perfect symmetry, which descend 20m to the bottom of the well. this well is 95 kilometers away from Jaipur on the Jaipur-Agra road.
Abhaneri was originally named “Abha Nagri”, which means “city of brightness,” but now it is not clean as was in past time now it’s polluted. this well built by famous king Chanda in the 9th century. it is one of the most beautiful and one of the largest Stepwell in the world and India’s largest and deepest stepwells with 13 floors Around 64 feet deep. Located in the eastern part of the province of Rajasthan, Abhaneri village is not easy to identify, thus it becomes one of the hidden “secrets of India!”
In Rajasthan, people use word baori and bawdi for wells. It has an enclosed rectangular courtyard structure. The stepwell used over a thousand years prior in the Abhaneri town people.
Abhaneri steps well entry timings:- 10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all days of the week.
Abhaneri steps well entry fee:- No entry fee is applicable.
- BIRLA MANDIR-:
The world famous Birla Mandir temples are located in on an elevated platform at the base of Moti Dungari Hill in Jaipur Rajasthan. it is beautiful temple build by Whitestone (marbles). during the morning time, its reflect like a diamond because of the sun. And this thing attracts the tourist also, inside this temple has a big hall for prayer and beautiful statue of Lord Ganesh is sitting above the lintel and the images of Lord Lakshmi and Lord Narayan are highly attractive these statue made of best quality whitestone (marble). this place is full of energy and peace. the Birla temple was completely built in 1985 and after some months, the temple was opened for the public to visit. this is one of the best temples in Jaipur. when will you for Jaipur tour you must visit it, without it, your Jaipur trip is not complete.
Entry timings: 06:00 am to 12:00 pm and 03:00 pm to 09:00 pm on all days of the week.
Entry fee: no entry fee is applicable.
- CHOKHI DHANI-:
Chokhi Dhani is a luxury heritage resort spread Rajasthani village culture. It is located a little on the outside the Jaipur city, on the Tonk Road.”Chokhi Dhani is a miniature model version of an old Rajasthani village lifestyle with all modern- day amenities to provide its guests with the best of both worlds- a peek into the ethnic, cultural past with the luxuries of the modern world.
The concept of the Chokhi Dhani is to give you the real touch of rural Rajasthan. It is a real traditional Rajasthan with ancient artifacts, handicrafts, paintings, and, folklore. The village offers many entertainment options like – singing, puppet shows, folk dances, camel rides, horse riding, fortune-tellers, magic shows, acrobatics, predicting parrots, boating etc. along with, it has an art gallery, shopping arcade, mouth-watering food, and royal accommodation. this village people respect to their tourist, because of the things that tourist are the god. because they come on their land.
Open Time:- 5 PM to 11 PM
Cost: Entry Fee: Adults – 450₹
Kids – 350₹
Village Thali Food – 700₹
Resort Buffet Food – 1100₹
Best Things To do In Jaipur-:
- Wildlife safari in Jaipur-:
jungle Safari is the best thing to Witness and Leopards and numerous other Wild Animals. Its a fabulous place far from the City. Appreciate a day from the hustle clamor and evidence the wildlife. You can see many animals like Leopards, Hyena, Blue Bull, Deer, and numerous other creatures. Come and investigate the beautiful wildlife
price:- starting from 1500₹
2.Elephant Safari In Amer Fort-:
Elephant safari can be best experienced with Elefantasy – an association that spares the elephants by furnishing regular habitats to the elephant with elephant town. Come and appreciate elephant safari in Jaipur.
Price:- starting from 1500₹
3.Village Jeep safari in Jaipur-:
villages are the best place to Get the real touch of nature. Start your jeep safari tour from your hotel, and introduce yourself to your new friends while enjoying and take the fresh breath.
Price:- starting from 1600₹ pre/day
4.Hot air balloon ride-:
Hot air balloon ride is a standout amongst the most energizing exercises to enjoy Jaipur. Fly over the powerful fortresses and castles and appreciate a superior perspective of Jaipur as you take this ride.
Price:- starting from 12000₹
Timing:- 6:15 am – 4:00 pm
5.Revive With a Surya Namaskar In Jaipur-:
Rejuvenate yourself with a restoring yoga in Nahargarh Forest and the wild environment will surely cure you well. Start your tour at around 6:30 AM and drive to Nahargarh Forests where you yoga session will take place in the wild.
Price:- starting from 4000₹
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