Japiur the Pink City of India as well the Capital of Rajasthan is visited by a large number of tourists from several parts of the globe. It is the historic city renowned for its forts, palaces, colorful festivals and bustling bazaars. This glorious city is the symbol of royalty was founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber. Tourists from throughout the globe prefer Jaipur Tour so that they can experience the charm of royalty and heritage monuments. Some of the well-known attractions of this place are:
This is the most popular tourist attraction of Jaipur renowned for its Mughal, Persian and Indian styles of construction and decoration. It is a five-storied façade also known as ‘Palace of Winds’ or ‘Palace of Breeze’. This palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799 for the women of the royal family to see street processions. The exquisite interiors and exterior decorations of this palace are based on small screened balconies, arched roofs with hanging cornices and tiny lattice work.
This is another architectural marvel of Jaipur expressing the glory of yesteryears. It is the major landmark of the city known for the fusion of the traditional Rajput and Mughal styles of decorations and constructions. This beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh during his reign. Some of the well-known attractions of the magnificent palace are Mubarak Mahal which is a textile museum, Chandra Mahal, the residence of the present Maharajah of Jaipur, Diwan-e-Khas or Hall of Private audience and many more.
This is another popular tourist attraction in Jaipur which was built Maharaja Jai Sawai Singh. It is the Largest Stone Astronomical Observatory in the World made up of white marble. This astronomical observatory has fourteen statistical instruments which were used for weather forecasting, time measurement and solar system observation.
Some of the other well-known tourist attractions of this place are Amber fort, Nahargarh Fort, Laxmi Naryan Temple, Jal Mahal and Gaitore.