Enjoy an immersive tour of Jaipur, the capital of India’s Rajasthan state. It is also known as the Pink City due to the stone work on the buildings. See the Amer Fort, City Palace and many more sights.
Enjoy a full day of sightseeing in Jaipur, including the Amer Fort and City Palace
Amer: Amer Fort, the old capital of the Kachhwahas which stands atop a range of craggy hills. The fort is remarkable as much for the majestic grandeur of its surroundings as for its sturdy battlements and beautiful palaces. It is a fine blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. The solemn dignity of it red sandstone and white marble pavilions, when reflected in the lake at the foot hill, is a sight to behold. The original palace was built by Raja Man Singh, the additional extensions were built by Maharaja Mirja Raja Jai Singh and Sawai Jai Singh lIthe last Maharaja of Amer, who built a new city called Jaipur, where he shifted his capital in 1727. The palace complex is lavishly ornamented and displays the riches of Amer. Sheesh Mahal chamber of Mirrors.The old city of Amer was the seat of power and bustling with life and prosperity. Other worth seeing sites are JagatShiromani Temple, Narsinghji temple, the stepwell of PannaMeena and fine carved royal cenotaphs on the road to Delhi.
HawaMahal: Built in 1799, by Maharaja SawaiPratap Singh, this is the most recognizable monument of Jaipur. The five-storied, stunning semi-octagonal monument has 152 windows with overhanging latticed balconies and is a fine piece of Rajput architecture. It was originally designed for the royal ladies to watch and enjoy the processions and other activities, on the street below. Now it houses a museum and its display “Jaipur past and present” is the special feature of this newly setup museum.
Albert Hall Museum: This is situated in the Ram Niwas Garden. This graceful building was founded in 1876 by Prince Albert. It houses a rare collection of archaeological and handicraft pieces.
JantarMantar: Built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the huge masonary instruments were used to study the movement of constellations and stars in the sky. An enormous sun-dial still provides accurate time, which is subject to daily corrections.City Palace: Situated in the heart of the old City, it occupies about one seventh of the old city area. The palace is a blend of Rajput and Mughal architecture, it houses a seven-storied Chandra Mahal in the center, which affords a fine view of the gardens and the city.
Diwan-E-Am (Hall of public audience) has intricate decorations and collection of manuscripts, Diwan-E-Khas (Hall of private audience) has a marble gallery Mubarak Mahal has a rich collection of costumes and textiles. There is a Clock Tower near Mubarak Mahal. SilehKhana has a collection of armoury and weapons.
Discover the heritage of Jaipur on this three-day tour.
Day 1 : Arrive in Jaipur
Arrive in Jaipur from airport /railway station; be met and assisted by your tour representative and transfer to your own booked hotel. In the evening, visit the Light and Sound Show at Amer Fort.
Day 2: Jaipur City Tour
Early morning after breakfast, proceed to the sightseeing tour of Jaipur. In the evening enjoy free time for shopping in Jaipur. Stay overnight at your own booked hotel in Jaipur.
Day 3: Jaipur Departure
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport, railway station or bus station as per your travel plans.
You are requested to send us arrival details such as flight details or train details in order to arrange pick up for you to start this tour as offering.