9 Top-Rated Attractions & Places to Visit in Jaipur is the Capital city of Rajasthan. Due to the distinctive color of its buildings, it is known as the Pink City. The ‘Pink’ of the Pink City is the Gerua (or Geru) in which the city was coined during the visit of the Prince of Wales in 1905–06. Jaipur is as much known for its attractive monuments and colorful markets as for its lavish handloom textiles and brilliantly laid out gardens. The moment you land here, falling in love with Jaipur is not really very difficult. at with Delhi and Agra, Jaipur forms the golden triangle of Indian tourism. Not only does it attract domestic travelers, Jaipur is often an important stop for foreign tourists. Jaipur also acts as a step for those who want to visit the interiors of Rajasthan. Whether it is the majestic Jodhpur or Jaisalmer, the desert town of Rajasthan or the much less famous Shekhawati region, Jaipur serves as a starting point for all these places.
Amer Fort Also known as Amber Fort, it is located in Amer, which is about 11 kilometers from Jaipur. It was built by King Man Singh in the year 1592. Later it was mainframes by Raja Jai Singh I. The construction of red sandstone and marble stone represents a mixture of Hindu-Muslim architecture. The main entrance is on the east side and there are three more entrances. Ambar Palace has four courtyards. A courtyard has a public audience hall, called Diwan-i-Aam.
Jaigarh Fort One of the awesome places to see in Jaipur, Jaigarh Fort is famous for the world’s largest cannon on wheels. In addition, an important structure of the medieval period – the Diwa Burj – has been maintained very well in the year. The Watch Tower offers spectacular views over the plains. Also known as ‘Chila ka Tila’, the panoramas of the city visible from this place are some to die for.
Nahargarh Fort As the fort is situated on the Aravalli hills, it is one of the famous places in Jaipur, which is popular for its amazing sunset views over the entire Jaipur city. It is a famous picnic spot because there is a cafe that serves snacks and drinks. An important place for sightseeing in Jaipur, the fort is beautifully lit at night.
City Palace A popular tourist destination in Jaipur, the City Palace is famous for its rich Rajasthani and serene amalgamation of Mughal architecture. The intricately designed peacock gates are one of its kind and the palace has a spacious courtyard, gardens, a museum, an art gallery and an attractive display of royal costumes and old weapons.
Jal Mahal is located in the middle of Lake Man Sagar, which is one of the best places to see in Jaipur. This 5-storey palace has 4 storeys under the water surface providing a unique underwater viewing experience. The architecture is a fusion of Mughal and Rajput styles. The clear water of the lake and the beautiful views of the surrounding Aravalli make the palace absolutely stunning, especially at night.
Hawa Mahal Jaipur the main tourist destination, this place needs no introduction. Hawa Mahal known as Hawa Mahal is one of the best places to see in Jaipur. The extremely grand palace offers a spectacular view of the city below. The panoramic views of the palace and the shimmering city are a treat to the eyes.
The Rambagh Palace, once the residence of the Maharajas, is now one of the best hotels in the world. It was built like a garden house for the nurse of Raja Ram Singh. It was later converted into a hunting lodge and then the principal residence of Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II before being converted into a 5-star hotel by the Taj group.
Birla Mandir, Jaipur’s most popular religious site, is located at the foot of Moti Dungri Hill in Jaipur. Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi are the main deities in the temple made of white marble. The temple has been constructed using white marble, which is why it glows white during the day and even looks attractive at night when it is all lit. You have to check out the impressive architecture of this place. If you want to visit Jaipur for 2 days, then keep it on your itinerary
Galtaji Temple One of the tourist destinations of Gulzar in Jaipur, the Monkey Temple is famous for its intricate structure. It has three sacred pools of water and is surrounded by two granite rocks. You can actually see the monkeys bathing in those pools. Enjoy spectacular views of the Aravalli hills and dense greenery, as the temperature of this place is always moderate.