Top 10 Places To visit In Jaipur

Top 10 Places To visit In Jaipur

If you are fascinated by mystical world of palaces and forts, then one place that is sure to catch your vision is Jaipur. Also known as the Pink City, Jaipur is true to its name. Covered with pink sandstones and vibrant and lively colours, Jaipur charms the visitors like a magnet!

Jaipur has its share of rich culture and history, which is quite visible in its monuments and lovely places to enjoy. Come let’s see the top 10 places to visit in Jaipur :

  1. Hawa Mahal: Hawa Mahal tops our list. This palace is known for one of its kind architecture. In medieval times, when ladies were bound by the Purdah system, Maharaja SawaiPratap Singh ordered to construct the monument in 1799, so that ladies can enjoy the procession. This masterpiece palace has over 900 handcrafted jharokhas
  2. Sheesh Mahal:A visit to Sheesh Mahal is must, if you are in Jaipur. Never seen anywhere, before it is a palace of mirrors! The entire palace is made of mirrors – be it ceiling, walls or the rooms.
  3. Amber Fort: Visit the historic Amber Fort with majestic Elephant ride. Being one of the most popular tourist attractions in Jaipur, Amber fort will take you to the world of Royal days. You can see the entire Jaipur city from the top of the Fort.
  4. Jaigarh Fort: This is the highest fort in Jaipur which overlooks Amber fort and Maotalake. The fort mesmerizes you with its planned architecture, which gives the city its distinct look.
  5. Jal Mahal:How beautiful it is to enjoy the palace, right in the middle of the lake? Well, Jal Mahal makes the city proud. This palace can be visited by boat. Built originally as a lodge for duck hunting parties, Jal Mahal is today famous for its boating rides.
  6. City Palace: Though, today City Palace has been transformed in to museum and gallery, once it was shining bright with beautiful stone carvings and vast courtyard.
  7. Moti Dungri Temple: This temple depicts lord Ganesh in a sitting position. One of the oldest temple in the city, devotees have immense faith in this temple.
  8. Kanak Vrindavan: Away from the forts, Kanaka Vrindavan brings you the green world of Radha, Krishna and gopis. Neatly manicured lawns welcome you and make a pleasant sight.
  9. Birla Mandir: Made with pure white marble, Birla Mandir is located along the foothills of Moti Dungri temple. Temple attracts lots of devotees during Janmashtmi.
  10. Jantar Mantar:A planetarium with a difference! Built with local stones, bronze tablets and marble, this observatory has nineteen instruments which can help to measure time and eclipses.

Tourist attractions in Jaipur: Apart from historical forts there are other beautiful

attractions that cater to all ages.  Amongst them are:

Abhaneri step well, Jaipur Zoo and Safari, Sambhar Lake, Albert Hall Musuem, Galtaji,Sisoidia Rani Garden, Chokhi Dhani, Govindji Temple, Rambagh Palace, Rajmandir Cinema, and Central park among few.

One visit to Jaipur, and you will want to come back again. That’s the charm of magical

world of Jaipur!

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