Resemblance of pink in shade of the walled city, Jaipur reflects the warmth of Rajasthani hospitality in its very own way of its pink colour that makes it nick-named as the Pink city of India. The history in this case speaks that of the former king of Jaipur Sawai Ram Singh I has painted the entire city with terracotta pink colour to warmly welcome Albert Edward, Prince of Wales and this tradition has been followed since those days.
Moreover like that of its colour, Jaipur beautifully restores the grandeur and opulence of royal kings and maharajas of which can be well experienced on Jaipur Sightseeing Tour wherein you’ll be taken through every bustling lanes of the city. Be it the majestic forts of the city or the royal palaces that crowns the city well are a part of its sightseeing. For that ease of access to each of its famous tourist attractions, Jaipur taxi service is the best option for you because of the larger distances between each and every tourist spot.
The walled city is enclosed with so many beautiful places to visit that you might get confused for once. So, here we have listed some of the hand-picked places of interest for you to explore on your Jaipur sightseeing.
Hawa Mahal, the palace of Breeze –
The most beautiful palace in the walled city of Jaipur, Hawa Mahal comprises red and pink sandstone structure that lies on the road side with pride and galore. The magnificence of 953 beautifully carved windows and intricate carvings of honey-comb like structure resembles the fine art of the former era.
Jantar Mantar, the UNESCO recognized observatory –
India’s most famous and UNESCO awarded observatory, Jantar Mantar in Jaipur is a collection of 19 architectural astronomical instruments built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh I, founder of the city. It is amazingly featured with the world's largest sundial which is its key attraction.
City Palace, the royal palace of kings –
Settled within the heart of the city, City Palace is a prime attraction of the city which represents the blend of Rajput and Mughal architectural style in its best way. Encompassing the Mubarak Mahal, Maharani Palace, Chandra Mahal, and other major attractions, City Palace amuses the tourists with its beauty and charm.
Albert Hall Museum, the central museum of Rajasthan –
Displaying the Indo-Saracenic architecture in the Ram Niwas Garden, Albert Hall Museum is a collection of rare artifacts of the former era like coins, arms and armors, pottery, sculptures, miniature paintings, clay works, and more. The museum holds innumerable mural paintings, Persian paintings, and more.
Jal Mahal, the Water Palace –
Located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake, Jal Mahal setting is quite pretty and awe-inspiring which makes it a masterpiece of the city. The floating palace has its one storey above the sea level. It is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions of the city to explore in car rental service Jaipur which showcases an amazing blend of Mughal and Rajput style of architecture.
Royal Gaitore, the royal cremation –
One of the lesser known attractions of Jaipur, Royal Gaitore presents a spectacular architectural brilliance of the pink city. It has been reputed to be one of the most beautiful attractions and well-designed royal cenotaphs in Rajasthan.
Amer Fort, the crown on Aravali hills –
Embraced at the top of Aravali Hills lies the famous Amer Fort is one of the most important places of attraction in Jaipur which you cannot miss while being in the city sightseeing route. The majestic building with its maze-like passage and staircase is simply a masterpiece of ancient artisans in the city. Sheesh Mahal “Mirror Palace” within the premises of this fort is its major attraction which is widely featured in many magazines, films, and more.
More beyond these there are a lot of places to visit in Jaipur like Birla Mandir, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Maharani ki Chhatri, Govind Dev ji Temple, Vidyadhar Garden, Sisodia Rani ka Bagh, Kanak Vrindavan, and more. Moreover, you can also go shopping in bustling Jaipur bazaars on Tempo Traveller in Jaipur with your group while enjoying the comfort of push-back seats and air conditioned ambiance.
Jaipur introduces you to the cultural and traditional lifestyle of Rajasthan in the best way. Even the colourful festive charm can also be experienced in the city during its festive season. So, whether you are planning your solo travel or group tour with friends or family, you must head out in Jaipur to have an experience of the ultimate blend of lifestyle and legacy of the former era. Choose a 12 seater Tempo Traveller in Jaipur for exploring the city hassle-free with your group on your holiday travel. So, plan your journey now and get the best experience of its unmatched beauty.