Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital, is an enthralling historical city and the gateway to India’s most flamboyant state. At the center of its stately street grid stands the opulent, collonaded City Palace complex, which today houses several museum collections of textiles and art.
Distance from Delhi: 268 Kms(approximately 5 hours drive)
How to reach:
By Air: Sanganer International Airport provides travelers a convenient way reach to Jaipur and hosts regular flights from major Indian cities like Delhi and Mumbai.
By Train : Jaipur has a very well connected railway network. One can easily find regular trains from various other cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad.
By Road : Jaipur is well-connected to Delhi, by road. One can hire a private taxi from Delhi. You can also opt for state-run A/C buses. There is also an option of private A/C buses from Delhi.
City Palace: City Palace is one of the most nicely maintained structures in Jaipur which still houses the Royalties of the city. It is an actual palace where each and every element is worth a look - the entrance gates, various rooms and the museums.
Hawa Mahal: The Hawa Mahal, or the Palace of Winds, is located in the midst of a busy Johri Bazaar street, crafted for efficient cooling in the olden days. This magnificent piece of architecture consists of 953 windows , or Jharokas, and served the purpose of allowing royal mistresses to view the hustle bustle of the streets without being seen.
Amber Fort: Amber - 12 kilometers from Jaipur is the deserted city of Amber and the Amber Fort. It was once the ancient capital of the Rajput Empire. From the road you can climb up to the Fort in approximately 10 minutes, but it is also possible to ride up on elephant back.
Jantar Mantar: The Jantar Mantar Observatory, built in the 17th century by Jai Singh, a famous astronomer. The observatory has a 900-foot-high sundial.
Choki Dhani (Special attraction): A combined package of entertainment for all age groups of travellers, the house is highly recommended. Elephant, camel rides, live performances, puppet shows, folk dancers, magical shows and delicious Rajasthani Food to end.
Hotels in Jaipur: Wide range of budget to luxury and heritage hotels are available in Jaipur. Few of the options:
-> Ramada Jaipur: Ramada Jaipur offers royal luxury hospitality in the heart of the Pink City. The best and most distinct address in the city that leaves you satiated with ultimate comfort and unmatched style. Suitably located with the city’s main business centers in near vicinity, you would see yourself placed at just a stone’s throw from all the excitement the city has to offer.
-> Four Points by Sheraton: Four Points By Sheraton, Jaipur is located in the heart of the city, with pristine backdrop of the lush Aravalli hills. Warm hospitality and welcoming ambience ensures a pleasant stay. This hotel is ideal for business travelers as well as leisure tourists.
When to visit: The best months to visit Jaipur is from July to March
Ideal Duration: 2 nights and 3 days
Itinerary: Price On Request
Day 1: Delhi – Jaipur
Arrive Jaipur and check in at hotel. Evening visit Choki Dhani. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Jaipur
Morning visit Amber Fort. After breakfast proceed for half day sightseeing tour of Jaipur. Evening at leisure Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Jaipur – Delhi
Depart Jaipur by road for Delhi.
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