Jaipur is one of the mesmerizing cities across India and around the world. The beautiful city of Jaipur is also known as the ‘pink city’. If you are planning a trip of Jaipur then you would happy to know that the city of Jaipur has lots of things to cater a traveler such as multi-star rated hotels in jaipur like sarovar portico jaipur, mesmerizing architectural masterpieces, incredible forts & tombs etc. Few places to visit in ‘Jaipur’ are listed below.
If you want to feel traditional touch along with originality and sightseeing of heart throbbing architectures, then you must stop at Pink City. In the year of 1876, Pink city was founded by Sawai Jai Singh II to provide warm welcome to Wales’ Prince. At that time, every building within the city get painted by pink color. Inside the city, you will find several incredible things such as exclusive jewelry artwork, marvelous architectural structure etc.
If you inaugurate your Jaipur tour from Pink city, then you will automatically reached to City Palace since it is located in Pink City. This palace was also built by Raja Sawai Singh II. The palace is blessed with two open halls named as Mubarak and Chandra Mahal. These days, Chandra Mahal is serving as a museum where you will several exclusive handicraft artifacts that show the intellectual heritage of the empire. In addition to this, City Palace also allows you to enjoy the splendid view of Pink City.
It is also known as ‘the Palace of Winds’. Hawa Mahal is considered as one of the marvelous appearances made by using rich building skills of the earlier period not only in Jaipur but also around India as well as world. In 1799, Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh built this Mahal with more than 50 windows to provide superb quality ventilation. This marvelous architectural building consists of five-storey without steps. People use slopes to reach upper floors. In addition to this, there is also an archeological museum within the palace. You can go to this museum in order to experience real touch of tradition and culture.
Along with above mentioned places to visit in Jaipur, there are several others such as Amber fort, Jantar Mantar Observatory, Dera Amer Elephant Safari, Albert hall museum, Galta Monkey temple, Chokhi Dhani, Nahargarh fort, Jal Mahal, Abhaneri Step Wall, Jaigarh fort, Sisoidia Rani Garden etc.