Tourist Destinations in Jaipur

Amber Fort

Amber Fort is located in Amber (Jaipur), which used to be the capital of the Kachhwaha clan, till Jaipur was made the official capital in 1727. The Amber Fort looks stunning, all-built in white marble and red sandstone.The crystal mirror image of the Fort, on the still waters of the lake, seems to be a beautiful illusion.

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is a famous tourist attraction of Jaipur. Hawa Mahal, situated next to the entrance of City Palace, offers a beautiful sight to behold. Hawa Mahal was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. The literal meaning of Hawa Mahal is Palace of Winds. Hawa Mahal is a pyramid-shaped structure. It has 953 small windows decorated with tiny lattice work.

Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort was built by Maharaja Jai Sawai Singh of Jaipur. Nahargarh is near Gadh Ganesh temple of Lord Ganesh. Nahargarh fort is 6 km North of Jaipur, This Fort stands at the top point of the Aravali hills .The "Nahargarh" refers to "the Abode of Tigers", so this fort is also known as the Tiger Fort. This Place was used as a picnic spot for the members of the Royal family.

Sisodia Rani Garden

Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh is a beautiful Garden, It is situted of 10 kms from Jaipur, on Jaipur-Agra Highway. Sisodia Garden is built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh for his Sisodia Queen from Udaipur. Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh captivates the people for its beautiful landscaping and charm.

Jaigarh Fort

The Jaigarh Fort is a majestic stronghold built by Sawan Jai Singh II. This almost-intact fort is surrounded by huge battlements and is connected to the Amber Fort, with subterranean passages. Originally built to protect the Amber Fort and the palace within the complex, the Jaigarh Fort is architecturally similar to the Amber Fort, and offers a panoramic view of the city of Jaipur. The fort houses the world's largest cannon on wheels.

Birla Temple

Birla Mandir is situated in Tilak Nagar, Jaipur. The Birla Mandir, is known as Laxmi Narayan Temple made up of pure white marble. It dominates the skyline of southern part of Jaipur. There are attractive stained windows depicting scenes from Hindu Mythology with idols. Birla temple one of the most beautiful temple in Jaipur.

Galtaji Temple

Galta temple is located near by sisodia rani garden, 10 km from Jaipur on Jaipur-Agra highway and is a prehistoric pilgrimage location, where the grand saint Galav is believed to have spent his life and completed his meditation. The Temple of Galtaji is famous for its natural water springs and is used for holy bath at different occassions. Galta temple is Built in pink sandstone, This temple is build on the top of a hill and is also known as Monkey Temple

Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar is the largest stone observatory in the World and this feature makes it, a special destination for the travelers. It's situated just next of the entrance of City Palace. Jantar mantar was build by Maharaja Jai Singh. Jantar Mantar of Jaipur is one of the five astronomical observatories in India.

City Palace

City Palace, Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings, is a palace complex in Jaipur. It was the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the head of the Kachwaha Rajput clan. The Chandra Mahal palace now houses a museum but the greatest part of it is still a royal residence. The palace complex, which is located northeast of the centre of the grid patterned Jaipur city, incorporates an impressive and vast array of courtyards, gardens and buildings.