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  • Aapno Rajasthan

    Jaipur, the largest city of Rajasthan is an epitome of magnificence and vibrancy. This city was established in 1727 by Jai Singh II, and is India's first planned city.

    Jaipur was the capital of former Kachwaha rulers and it so presents itself as a versatile tourist destination. This royal place is rich in heritage, culture and architecture. With splendid fortresses, majestic palaces, tranquil temples and beautiful havelis; Jaipur turns out to be an ideal tourist destination. It is not just the royal buildings and palaces that this city offers. Other than these captivating attractions, Jaipur displays exquisite handicrafts and spectacular jewellery. These intricate works of art add life and colour to this Pink City's uniqueness. Also, the serenity of lush gardens and floral array acts as the cherry on the cake of fabulous landscapes. All this make a picturesque view that tends to enthral any visitor.

  • Hawa Mahal

    The renowned 'Palace Of The Winds', or Hawa Mahal, is one of the prominent tourist attractions in Jaipur city. Located in the heart of Jaipur, this beautiful five-storey palace was constructed in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh who belonged to Kachhwaha Rajput dynasty.

    The main architect of this palace built of red and pink sandstone, is Lal Chand Ustad and the palace is believed to have been constructed in the form of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god. Considered as an embodiment of Rajputana architecture, the main highlight of Hawa Mahal is its pyramid shape and its 953 windows or 'Jharokhas' which are decorated with intricate designs. The main intention behind the construction of the Mahal was to facilitate the royal women and provide them a view of everyday life through the windows, as they never appeared in public. Read further to know more about Hawa Mahal, its history, architecture and its visiting hours.

  • City Palace

    Located in the heart of the Pink City Jaipur, the City Palace was where the Maharaja reigned from. This palace also includes the famous 'Chandra Mahal' and 'Mubarak Mahal', and other buildings which form a part of the palace complex.

    The palace is located towards the northeast side of central Jaipur and has many courtyards and buildings. The palace was built between 1729 and 1732 AD by Sawai Jai Singh II. He ruled in Amer and planned and built the outer walls of the palace and later rulers added to the architecture of this palace. These additions have been known to take place right up to the 20th century. The urban layout of the city of Jaipur was commissioned to Vidyadhar Bhattacharya and Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob. The architectural styles are largely based on a fusion of Rajput, Mughal and European styles. Today, the 'Chandra Mahal' has been turned into a museum which is home to unique handcrafted products, various uniforms of the rulers and many more things pertaining to the royal heritage of the City Palace.

  • Cultural Rajasthan

    Jaipur, popularly known as the Pink City, other than the vibrant culture and heritage palaces and forts, is immensely famous for the numerous fairs and festivals it holds in its backyard.

    People rejoice various festivals all through the year along with the exciting and alluring fairs. Every region of Rajasthan has its own form of folk entertainment, songs, traditions, dressing sense, etc. which shows the true Indian diversity. Also, the people of Rajasthan are well known for their warm welcome, delicacies, traditional attires, rituals, culture, etc. Irrespective of caste and creed, people come together and enjoy the festivals and fairs held in the state. In the capital city of Rajasthan, the festivals such as Teej, Diwali, Gangaur, Kite Festival, Elephant Festival, Camel Festival, etc. are celebrated with great fervour and joy. Originating from old traditions, these festivals and fairs are being rejoiced since ages. The lively colours and the means of merriment during these festivals bind the people with harmony and peace. Read to know more about the fairs and festivals held in Jaipur.

  • Chokhi Dhani

    The capital of Rajasthan and the famous pink city Jaipur has various tourist attractions that catch numerous eye balls throughout the year. Although the best time to visit this royal city is between October and March.

    The weather favours the mood at this time and allows you to explore more of this magnificent town. Maximum people drop in Jaipur during these days and to cater them, this place has sufficient accommodation facilities. Hotels of almost every range are spread around the city availing you the value for money facilities. Most of the hotels offer you splendid view of palaces and gardens, capable to mesmerize you. An air conditioned room is advisable during summers as the weather is extremely hot, you might not need one if you are visiting Jaipur during monsoons. This rich in heritage city of Rajasthan has many five star hotels providing you with luxurious facilities staying where you can feel the best of Rajasthani culture in their ambience and treatment. One gets to experience the architectural brilliance and extraordinary services and amenities like stylish bedroom décor, restaurant and bar facilities, interesting exteriors located around charming landscapes. Many also have proviso for golfing, water sports, fishing, shopping, and spa. These hotels are even great for holding business meets and events, as they are equipped with modern technologies and are pretty much spacious. However, prior booking of rooms in these hotels is recommended, in case you are visiting this lovely place in the holiday season.

     

     

     

Welcome to Jaipur Walking Tours

Unearth the secrets of colorful and bustling streets of Jaipur with Jaipur walking tours. A lifetime experience in the streets of Jaipur is waiting for you. On our daily tours we invite you to become a part of the unique mix of colors, smells, sounds, tastes and unforgettable images. Take the tour and experience the city of Jaipur with all your senses. We will take you for a Heritage Tour through these vibrant lanes of Jaipur.

From historic monuments to traditional markets to spicy street food, Jaipur walking tour is a journey full of unexpected sights and surprises. While enchanting Jaipur exhibits picture of modern India, the old Still unravels its old charm and speaks volumes about India's history, culture and tradition. From varied Market Tours to Food Walks and Heritage walks, the list is endless and the experiences are unique and mesmerizing. With these tours you will gain a good insight into the different aspects of the city, experiencing it all first-hand. Read More ---->

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City Palace

Located in the heart of the Pink City Jaipur, the City Palace was where the Maharaja reigned from. This palace also includes the famous 'Chandra Mahal' and 'Mubarak Mahal', and other buildings which form a part of the palace complex.

The palace is located towards the northeast side of central Jaipur and has many courtyards and buildings. The palace was built between 1729 and 1732 AD by Sawai Jai Singh II. He ruled in Amer and planned and built the outer walls of the palace and later rulers added to the architecture of this palace. These additions have been known to take place right up to the 20th century. The urban layout of the city of Jaipur was commissioned to Vidyadhar Bhattacharya and Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob. The architectural styles are largely based on a fusion of Rajput, Mughal and European styles. Today, the 'Chandra Mahal' has been turned into a museum which is home to unique handcrafted products, various uniforms of the rulers and many more things pertaining to the royal heritage of the City Palace.

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