Jaipur Tour & Travel Guide
The land that houses the the guarding citadel, the land that is embellished with the Honeycomb Castle, The land that abodes the palace nestled amidst the lake, the land that house the the rustic beauty within the Forts, the land that houses the flamboyance of Rajasthan, The land of Jaipur, The land of our own Pink City...
The city of Jaipur is affectionately known as the Pink City for the city was all immersed in the vibrancy of Pink during the visit of Prince Of Wales. Still embracing the most of it, Jaipur will make you fall in love with it, the moment you land here. Ornate with the mighty penchant of Rajputana, the city forms the opulent part of Golden Triangle Tour for inheriting the most enchanting legacy. Be it the city Palace that house the royal family in the hearty center of Jaipur or the Royal Observatory of Jantar Mantar, marking a ethereal aspect, be it the intricately carved windows of the Hawa Mahal that looks nothing less than a honeycombed castle gazing the city, or the heavenly Jal Mahal, the Water Palace that with just a glance will enrapture all your eyes, be it the mighty Amber Fort, the star attraction of the Jaipur city with its alluring grandeurs or the bustling market places that exhibits the best of handcrafted art.
Places to Visit
Amber Fort: The star structure of Jaipur, Amber Fort beautifully exhibits the blend of Hindu and Rajput architectural style and is a must visit under Golden Triangle Tour to India. The place is famed as the erstwhile citadel of Kachwas clans and is listed amongst the UNESCO World Heritage Site under Hill Forts of Rajasthan. The imminent creation of Marble and sandstone is a prominent tourist attraction In Jaipur. Amplify your excursion with the enchanting elephant safari to the top of the fort, relishing the beautiful panorama of the surroundings.
Hawa Mahal: The creation which has enticed every art lover is the beautiful structure of Hawa Mahal, the pyramidal commission of red and pink sandstone. The beehive castle is embellished with it's 953 intricately carved Windows, which offers the mesmerizing vistas of the city. The structure was given the shape of the crown of Lord Krishna and was built for the ladies of the royal family. The distinctive structure of Jaipur is also called the Palace of Winds and is a must visit while India’s Golden Triangle Tour.
City Palace: Nestled in the heart of the Pink city is the magnificent City Palace that ideally exhibits the Rajputana culture of the city. The structure is a beautiful teemed up fusion of Indian Shilpa Shastra, European and Mughal architectural styles. Preserving the enchanting heritage of the bygone era, some of it has been converted into Museums.
Jantar Mantar: The Royal Observatory is the prominent tourist destination of the Pink City which was commissioned by the founder of Jaipur, Maharaja Sawai Man Singh and displays a wide collection of astronomical instruments. The Unesco World Heritage Site houses the biggest stone sundial along with other notable structures like Samrat Yantra, Jai Prakash Yantra, and Hindu Chattri.
Birla Temple: The white marble architectural wonder which is nothing less than a delight for all the pilgrims and archeological lovers. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Laxmi, the temple is notable for its sublime carvings and delicate work. The temple houses the idol carved of the single stone of the commemorated Deity, Laxmi Narayan.
Jal Mahal: The enchanting charm and the admirable grandeur of the Jal Mahal lure the soul of every discerning traveler from far off land. Built for recreation, the palace is affectionate, called the Water Palace of nestling amidst the Man Sagar Lake. The first four floors of the palace are submerged in the waters of Man Sagar Lake and only the top floor is visible which will entice you with its heavenly grandeur.
Some other notable structures of the pink city are the Nahargarh Fort, The Jaigarh Fort and more which can be explored under best Golden Triangle Tour Packages.
Markets of Jaipur
Renowned for its ethereal heritage, the land of Jaipur is also embellished with the best of Marketplaces selling the exquisitely handcrafted materials. With just a sight, the markets appear like a pleasing riots of vibrant hues but the walk along the narrow lanes will only open the wide range of handicrafts.be it the remarkable gems and Jewels or the imposing miniatures of camel and elephants, be it the majestic textiles or the awe-inspiring home decor stuff, the markets of Jaipur houses everything for quenching the thirst of shopaholics.
Embark upon a stunning sojourn to the city of Jaipur, the kaleidoscope of the opulence of Rajasthan with India in my Mind under Golden Triangle Tour Packages to relish every bit of your tour.