Jaipur, Rajasthan

Jaipur is situated in Rajasthan, it is a famous city of North India.

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Package for Jaipur

Pushkar Fair Tour

Agra, Ajmer, Delhi, Fatehpur Sikri, Jaipur, Pushkar
9 Days/ 8 Nights
Rs. 16999

Golden Triangle Travel Package

Agra, Delhi, Jaipur
6 Days/ 5 Nights
Rs. 17999

Jaipur & Ranthambore Tour

Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambore
8 Days/ 7 Nights
Rs. 25699

Forts & Palaces Tour

Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Delhi, Fatehpur Sikri, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Mandawa, Pushkar, Ranakpur, Udaipur
15 Days/ 14 Nights
Rs. 82000

Delhi & Ranthambore Tour

Agra, Delhi, Jaipur, Ranthambore
7 Days/ 6 Nights
Rs. 18000

Forts & Dargha of Rajasthan

Agra, Ajmer, Delhi, Jaipur
6 Days/ 5 Nights
Rs. 18500

Golden Triangle Holiday Package

Agra, Delhi, Jaipur
5 Days/ 4 Nights
Rs. 9999

Hotels in Jaipur

Hotel Shalimar

Rs. 1650 onwards

Om Niwas

Rs. 2799 onwards

Jai Niwas

Rs. 1350 onwards

Arya Niwas

Rs. 1650 onwards

Tara Niwas

Rs. 2450 onwards

Ratnawali

Rs. 2000 onwards

Satkar

Rs. 1400 onwards

Nana Ki Haveli

Rs. 2550 onwards

Krishna Palace

Rs. 1650 onwards

Kalyan

Rs. 1800 onwards
About Jaipur Tourism

Jaipur the city capital of Rajasthan, India. It is very famous torist attraction as it form the part of  Golden Triangle. It was founded by Raja Sawai Jai Singh II in seventeenth century. It is also known by the name of Pink City of India. It is 260 km from Delhi. It has beautiful Forts n Palaces in and around the city.  In March Elephant festival, one of India’s most flamboyant parades, celebrated with full Rajput pomp during Holi is a delight to watch.

History of Jaipur

Jaipur is among the youngest cities of india founded in 17th century. It was founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II, the ruler of Kachchawaha Royal family among leading ruler of Rajasthan. Jai Singh himself indulging into battle, politics, and learning showed passion for astronomy. As a result the design of Jantar Mantar the largest stone observatory in the world along with four others including the one in Delhi was made by him.  Jaipur was the Rajput’s first city to place mercantile above military considerations. Today with population of 2.5 million Jaipr is state’s most advanced   commercial and business centre.

 

Culture of Jaipur

Jaipur is a city with royal culture. The culture of Jaipur is as alternate name of city suggest Pink City is very vibrant and colorful. Men and women are seen in colorful clothes with beautiful jewelleries on the body at the time of festivals. People are very simple by nature, friendly n educated. The history unfolds the royal blend of cuisine, art and architecture. The culture of city is also reflected through the traditional music and dance performed by the locals with a pot and with a lighted diya, on their head.

 

Things to do in Jaipur

One can go for sightseeing of  Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Albert Hall, City Palace & Hawa Mahal. These are the good combination of Mughal n Hindu architecture.

Along  with  monuments n palaces there are several things to capture with third eye of camera for the beautiful memories collection.

Shopping can be enjoyed in evening at MI Road, Bapu Bazzar n Johri Bazzar.

One can enjoy night in the club of all major hotels

You can also enjoy elephant n rickshaw ride, when you are in city.

 

Foods and Shopping guide of Jaipur

One can also shop leather goods, brass artifacts and other local handicrafts which are made by local artisans.

One can also find different taste in number of Indian, Chinese and Continental restaurants.

One can enjoy variety of famous  foods like Dal Bati Churma, Ghewar, Kalakand etc  in different parts of city.

In night one can enjoy on tea stall or road side food joint and chat for hours.

Go for shooping Chaura Rasta, Tripolia Bazaar, MI Road in the evening with family.

 

How to reach Jaipur

Jaipur is well connected by all modes of transportation:

By Air:
Sanganer airport is nearest airport (11km) from Jaipur. It is well connected to all major cities of India.

By Rail:
Jaipur railway station is the main station of Rajasthan. Trains from all over India connect to Jaipur. And there are some special trains from Delhi like Palace on Wheels which cover all major tourist destination of Rajasthan.

By Road:
Jaipur, the pink city of India is connected to all major destination by Road.

Travelling in Jaipur

Radio Taxi: These are also one of mode of transport available in city. These are a bit expensive and offer the convenience of fixed, metered rates and are comfortable to travel.

Auto-rickshaw: Jaipur is very busy and crowded during rush hours because of Metro projects running on. Auto-rickshaws are available all over the city. Its prices are high in comparision to cycle rickshaws.

Fares: Must check their fare sheet before getting on.

Cycle rickshaws: It is one of the chepest mode of transports in India. Though, it takes time to get you anywhere in the traffic but it is best way to take a ride where small lanes are located and other mode of transportation can not reach to there. One should fix the prices first before getting on.

Travel Tips for Jaipur Trip

Carry Passport Inc. Visa, Cash Card, Credit Card, Health Insurance Card if any, Vaccination Booklet, Program Booklet, Important Phone Numbers and Extra Passport Copy.
Carry your sun cream, hand sanitizers, soap/Shampoo, personal medicines and ant diarrheal medicines.
Avoid wearing too short clothes. Carry your Sunglasses, party clothing and representative clothing.
In terms of Electronics, must carry your phone+charger, photo-video cam, E-banking.
Other miscellaneous things to carry are travel guide, books/magazines, playing cards, neck-pillow, sleeping mask, towel and money belt.

Map of Jaipur

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Tourist Places:

Jaigarh Fort

The western skyline is dominated by the extensive walls, watch-towers and gateways of jaigarh fort. It is one of the few military structures of the medieval India. Jaigarh Fort is … Read More

City Palace

Located in the heart of Jaipur. This palace also includes the famous ‘Chandra Mahal’ and ‘Mubarak Mahal’, and other buildings which form a part of the palace complex. The palace was … Read More

Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh also called Tiger Fort is first of the three fort built in 1734. It is located on the rugged ridge of Aravali Hills. Durg a cafeteria managed by the … Read More

Amber Palace

Amber Fort is situated 11 km from Jaipur.  Its history is related to the Kachhawaha dynasty won from the ruling Meena tribe. The fort is set in picturesque and rugged … Read More

Jantar-Mantar Jaipur

The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur, is an astronomical observation site built in the early 18th century. It includes a set of some twenty main fixed instruments. The Jantar Mantar is protected under … Read More

Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal is a palace located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city, the capital of the state of Rajasthan, India. The palace and the lake … Read More

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is situated in Jaipur. It was built in 1799 by Raja Sawai Pratap Singh. It is designed  in the form of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god. Its five-floor … Read More

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