Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan, is a popular tourist destination in India because it covers various attractions for visitors. The city attracts more domestic as well as international tourists every year. It is an ideal destination for a family vacation and honeymoon to create great memories on a trip. On the other hand, those who want to plan their trips to the city should consider choosing a hotel that offers luxurious amenities at fair prices. Book Jai Mahal Palace Jaipur if you want to enjoy luxury at its best. Moreover, the hotel offers outstanding services for guests to witness complete satisfaction.
What are some top things to do in Jaipur?
- Jaigarh Fort
Jaipur is well-known for its several forts allowing tourists to know the architectural styles and other things in detail. Jaigarh Fort is one among them because it offers panoramic views of Amber Fort. Built in 1726, the Fort is located 500 feet above sea level allowing tourists to enjoy the beauty of Indo-Persian architectural blends. Furthermore, the Fort offers some other features for tourists while making a trip to the fort. Some of them include the water heritage walk, the central watchtower, Vilas Mandir, KalBhairav Temple, armoury, etc.
Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh is a garden that was built in 1728 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. It is 10 km away from Jaipur city and is dedicated to the second princess. This garden is an ideal place for tourists who want to spend quality time with their families and others. It covers Indo- Mughal architectural elements allowing tourists to ensure more pleasure. Some of them include fountains, springs, flower beds, and walking tracks which cater to the needs of visitors. Besides, the garden walls are well-painted with images of gods and tourists can rejuvenate their minds in a tranquil setting.
3. Vidyadhar Garden
Vidyadhar Garden is a must-see place in Jaipur because it allows tourists to relax the mind in a peaceful and calm environment. The garden has Indian and Mughal architectural elements that attract several visitors. Besides, tourists can see glimpses of Hindu Mythology through murals that are depicted on pavilion walls. It is a perfect picnic spot for tourists to spend quality time with loved ones. The garden has beautiful flower beds, fountains, and terraced lawns allowing tourists to experience nature’s beauty.
4. Jawahar Kala Kendra
Jawahar Kala Kendra is the right destination for tourists who love arts and crafts. Tourists can explore the rich heritage of India after visiting this centre. This is because it covers a library gallery, auditorium, and theatre allowing tourists to know several things. The red sand structure is a must-see place in Jaipur to gather more information about Indian tradition and culture with ease. It is built based on Indian architectural layouts with the combination of Vaastu and Shilpa Sastra concepts.
5. Moti Doongri Ganesh Temple
Moti Doongri Ganesh Temple is a spiritual site in Jaipur that allows tourists to get the blessings of Lord Ganesh. Built in the 17th century, the temple will fulfil the desires of devotees when they offer their prayers. Anyone who wants to ensure success and other things in life can visit this temple. The temple has an encompassed palace which was built for Maharaja Madho Singh’s son. It has exteriors that are similar to Scottish styles and tourists can see them while making a trip to the temple.
6. Swargsuli Tower
Swargsuli Tower is the tallest tower in Jaipur which was built in 1749. This yellow tower which stands at 140 feet enables tourists to enjoy the panoramic views of Jaipur city. It has a seven-storeyed minaret and tourists can climb up to the top floor through a flight of 264 steps. The tower also got inspiration from Delhi’s Qutub Minar and Chittorgarh’s Kirti Stambh architectural elements.
7. Anokhi Museum
Anokhi Museum is mainly dedicated to preserve the old tradition of hand-block printing. It allows tourists to know the technique of printing carved designs on fabrics with wooden blocks. They can understand the practices utilized to create fabrics and blocks with contemporary designs.
Jaipur city is home to several museums allowing tourists to know more about the history of antique collections and other things. Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II Museum has five gallery sections and visitors can spend a day here to discover various things. They include Sabha Niwas, SilehKhana, Sarvatobhadra, a textile gallery, and a photography & painting gallery. A trip to the museum lets tourists understand the regal life of the rulers of Jaipur. The museum also showcases traditional paintings, portraits, shields, axes, shields, etc.
9. Johari Bazaar
Markets in Jaipur enable tourists to buy authentic items and handicraft materials at the best prices. Johari Bazaar in Jaipur provides opportunities for finding a wide collection of jewellery items, embroidered articles, pottery things, home decoration products, etc.
10. Jal Mahal
Jal Mahal is one of the must-see attractions in Jaipur city because it is located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. It is an artificial water palace that is built with Mughal-Rajput architectural styles and has 5-stories. Tourists can take a boat ride on Man Sagar Lake to view the Aravali highlands and other things. The palace is also a hotel that offers luxurious amenities for tourists to ensure a fine trip. Jai Mahal Palace in Jaipur provides exclusive dining options, spa services, guided tours, private dinners, etc. The prices are affordable and those who want to stay with their families and others can choose the hotel to meet their needs.
Travel tips to Jaipur
The best time to visit Jaipur is from November to March. Tourists should avoid visiting the city during the summer because it experiences more heat. It is wise for tourists to follow the local tradition and culture while visiting religious sites. Most museums and forts charge an entrance fee from tourists and they know the details before making a trip to them