JAIPUR(The pink city)
Jaipur was the main arranged out city of India and pink was picked on the grounds that it signifies “accommodation’ and the Ruler and Sovereign were visiting. “Welcome, we painted our stucco pink for you!” The sandstone itself had a pink tint to it. The city is surrounded by big walls and seven iron gates. The city encompasses various magnificent edifices that enhances its beauty. Its forts and monuments such as HAWA MAHAL, city palace, Jal Mahal, Nahargarh Fort and Amber fort are famous worldwide.
How To Reach JAIPUR
- BY AIR
- BY BUS
- BY CAR
- BY TRAIN
(Air) There are regular flights for Jaipur from any international airport. The Jaipur airport is located at Sanganer which is 12 kilometer(7.65miles) from the heart of the city. AIR INDIA, INDIGO, JET, SPICEJET these all airway fly to Jaipur After arriving at the airport of Jaipur you can take a taxi, Uber or use buses.
(Bus) Delhi to Jaipur distance is 281 kilometers(180 miles) private and government buses have services for Jaipur. There are many luxury buses running from Delhi to Jaipur. BUS ticket price is around (INR) 900 rupees and it takes 5 to 6 hrs you will be in this beautiful place. Agra to Jaipur bus fares starting from (INR)250 to (INR)600, as fare depends on which bus you are traveling. After reaching Jaipur you can get UBER, OLA, TAXI cabs for traveling in Jaipur.
(Car) If you want to go to Jaipur you can book a private taxi.And you can use zoom car service. the zoom car service is a self-driving car. it big advantage you can take your favorite car for the trip but it charges money for per day or hours. And also take money from peoples and identity proof of that person who will drive. distance from New Delhi 281 kilometers and it takes 6 hrs to reach Jaipur via national highway (NH8). if you have been bored with air traveling then you can also go to Jaipur by car ( UBER, OLA, TAXI cabs )
(Train) The trains from Delhi to Jaipur is Ajmer Shatabdi Express this train is best because it departs 6.05 AM at New Delhi and arrives at Jaipur at 10.40 AM. Ticket price for Executive Class (INR) rupees ₹1295 and AC Chair Car(INR) ₹775. The best trains from Mumbai to Jaipur is 09033 Bandra Terminus It departs from Mumbai at 05:10 AM and reaches Jaipur at 23:59 PM.
BEST TIME TO VISIT IN JAIPUR
NOVEMBER TO MARCH
The best time to visit in Jaipur in these month temperatures is between 30 degree Celsius at day and night 4 degree Celsius. carry woolens clothes while traveling in Jaipur at night.some fest which is celebrated in march kite festival during Makar Sankranti and Jaipur Literature Fest in January.
APRIL TO AUGUST
if you want to decide to travel in these months and you should be ready for enduring heat. Because in these days the sun is flowing fire in Jaipur temperature is around 48 degree Celsius which is very hot and dry. This time is not good to visit.
Places to visit
Abhaneri stepwell is noticeable for ‘Baoris’, which are the one of a kind innovation of the locals for collecting precipitation water. Abhaneri is a couple of hours from Jaipur and the stepwell is one of India’s most profound and biggest stepwells. Abutting the Chand Baori (Stepwell), there is a sanctuary, committed to Harshat Mata. The colossal tank with sensitive carvings is absolutely superb to the eyes.Best time to visit 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.No entry fees.it take 30 to 40 minutes for looking all the things
Albert Hall Museum
Albert Hall Museum is one of the most established exhibition halls in the Rajasthan State. The gallery is arranged in Ram Niwas Garden outside the city divider inverse new entryway and is a fine case of Indo-Saracenic design and splendid vaults and cut curves built from decorated sand stone. It looks simply like a castle from outside and the view is obviously better around evening time with the lighting impacts. The historical center grandstands materials, floor coverings, canvases, metal and wood makes, earthenware, arms and weapons, verdure of the state, toys, dolls and even an Egyptian mummy that has a place with the Ptolemaic Epoch .Best time to visit 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Entry fees (INR) Rs.150.it take 2 -3 hours for looking for all the things.
Alice garg national seashell museum
Alice Garg is a seashell historical center situated in Malviya Nagar, Jaipur lodging every one of the displays given away by Alice Garg and her significant other Krishna Garg. The historical center has the exceptional and differed gathering of around 3000 seashells from all parts of the world. The exhibition hall holds mollusks and shells, extending from the biggest mammoth shellfishes to the littlest shells that require an amplifying glass to watch the minutes of subtle elements.
A visit to this exhibition hall is a lovely break from the legacy structures in Jaipur, particularly when going with children. Best time to visit 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM. Entry fees for Indian is (INR) Rs.30 for foreign citizens (INR) Rs.100. it takes 2 hours to see all the things
Amber (also known as Amer) is situated about 11 kms away from Jaipur and was the ancient citadel of the ruling Kachwahas of Amber, before the capital was shifted to Jaipur. Fascinating combination of Hindu and Mughal architecture, the Fort looks stunning, all-built in white marble and red sandstone. Inside the palace, there is a beautiful styled state room with semi-precious jewel inlaid decoration. Along with spectacular decoration, there are various prominence buildings like the ‘Diwan-i-Aam’, the ‘Sheesh Mahal’ and ‘Sukh Mahal’. Magic Flower – a fresco carved out of marble is also a very famous attraction. Best time to visit 10:00 AM TO 5:00 PM. Entry fees for Indian is (INR) Rs.100 for foreign citizens (INR) Rs.500. it takes 2 hours to 3 hours see all the things.
Bhangarh fort is also a pre-historic site and constructed in the later half of 16th century. The most remarkable places of this fort are the Hindu temples of Gopinatha, Shiva (Someshwar), Hanumana, Ganesha, Vishal Devta, Lavina Devi and Keshava Rai. Bhangarh Fort is rated to be the most haunted places in the world. Amazingly, the Government of India does not allow the visitors to stay in the place after and before sunset.
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has put up a signboard at Bhangarh stating (among others): “Entering the borders of Bhangarh before sunrise and after sunset is strictly prohibited. Best time to visit 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM. the ticket Entry fees for Indian is (INR) Rs.15 for foreign citizens (INR) Rs.200. the entry will be free for children aged up to 14 years it takes 3 hours to 4 hours see all the things. NO ONE CAN BE ALLOWED TO ENTER THE FORT AFTER SUNSET OR BEFORE SUNSET. THIS IS STRICTLY BANNED BY RAJASTHAN GOVERNMENT
Galta Gorge is an ancient Hindu pilgrimage place located in Khaniya-Balaji town on the Jaipur-Agra highway near Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh. The place features temples, pavilions, natural springs and holy ‘kunds’. The temples are also well preserved and the monkeys are an extra attraction of this place. It is also known as the monkey temple or sun temple. Natural water tanks or ‘kunds’ are the special magnetism of the visitors. Among all the holiest kind is Galta Kund that never goes dry.
The serenity of the Temple, attracts people from far and near, to visit it again and again. Best time to visit 10:00 AM TO 3:00 PM. NO ENTRY FEES. it takes 1 hour to 2 hours see all the things.
Nahargarh Fort, situated on the outer skirts of Jaipur, is an epitome of great architecture and planning. Drenched with rich past, the fort allows you a picturesque view of the entire city. Built in 1734, this grand architecture is a perfect way to begin the excursion of this pink city. Best time to visit 10:00 AM TO 5:30 PM. Entry fees for Indian is (INR) Rs.50 for foreign citizens (INR) Rs.200 And for indian students Rs.25. it takes 2 hours to 3 hours see all the things.
Hawa Mahal is also known as Palace of Winds. The structure is stunning architecture of 17th century Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. The Mahal contains beautifully colored glass with streaming light from outside. The original intention of the lattice was to allow royal ladies to observe everyday life in the street below without being seen, since they had to observe strict “purdah” (face cover). The interiors of Hawa Mahal are divided into spacious courtyards with passages reaching to the top level with no stairs leading to the upper floors, rather, the storey is connected with slopes. Best time to visit 9:00 AM TO 4:300 PM. Entry fees for Indian is (INR) Rs.50 for foreign citizens (INR) Rs.200. it takes 1 hour to see all the things in mahal.
Samode Palace, Samode Haveli and Samode Bagh (Garden) are heritage monuments and structures built by the noble feudatory with the hereditary title of ‘Maha Rawal’ or ‘Maha Saheb of the Amber and Jaipur principality in Rajasthan, India. The Samode Palace is located 40 kilometres away from Jaipur city. All three have rich history of several hundred years and display a fusion of Mughal and Rajasthani art and architecture.
The Jal Mahal is around 4 km from the center of city located on Amer-Jaipur road. Nowdays entry inside this palace is banned because of some reason. Boating is also banned nowdays. So you can enjoy the scenario from the far sight only. It provides a majestic view as the palace is surrounded by water all around it. You can enjoy camel ride near it.
Sariska National park
Sariska national park is located in Alwar district of Rajasthan which is nearly 120 km from Jaipur. It is 2 hr 30 minutes ride but you will feel joyless by visiting it. Sariska park is home to many carnivorous animals like Leopard, Jungle cat, Jackle, Tiger etc. The visiting timing for park are from 6:00 A.M TO 4:00 P.M all days of week but do confirm the timing one day prior of visiting as due to some reason park may be close.
Indian food places
- Chokhi Dhani
- Durg The Fort
- Jaipur Club
- Maharani Palace
- The Royal Treat
- Darbar Hall
- Palace Cafe
I would suggest you take a dinner at Chokhi Dhani
This model town resort in Jaipur resembles a never-finishing festival without the ordinary bedlam. A feast here would truly test your craving and can be appreciated while being blessed to receive a fusillade of dynamite exhibitions. Being here is the most ideal approach to soak up in you the embodiment of Rajasthan; commotion, flavors, fragrance and hues.
Things to carry
- Light apparel and shoes with an extensive sunhat in case you’re here in summer.
- Hotter garments and thermals in case you’re here in winter.
- Mosquito repellent and sunscreen.
- Chargers and physician endorsed medicine.
- Take sunglasses with you if you want to avoid direct sun in your eyes.
Best hotels to stay
- The Raj Royal residence, Jaipur
- Samode Haveli, Jaipur
- Sujan Rajmahal, Jaipur
- Fairmont Jaipur
- Narain Niwas, Jaipur