The City of Victory in the state of Rajasthan is the city of Jaipur which is congested as well as chaotic although it is able to grab the attention of the travelers. City of Jaipur is also called as Pink city because of the pink walls as well as the buildings of the old city. Spectacular as well as astounding hilltop forts and splendid palaces reflect the rich royal past of this city. This place is adobe for natural beauty as well as great history. Other thing that will attract you to this city is the bargain filled bazaars as well as exciting saris.
Tourist attractions of Jaipur:
While visiting City Palace you will get a clear picture of the lifestyle of the royal families of Jaipur. Courtyards, buildings as well as garden regflect great Mughal as well Rajasthani architecture. This palace comprise of a Peacock gate which is very beautiful and comprises of detailed workmanship through the peacocks. In this palace there is also a museum art gallery as well as interesting exhibit of royal clothes as well as weapons used by the royal families.
Hawa Mahal also referred to as Palace of winds is one of the most popular buildings. This was the palace that was constructed in the year 1799 and comprises of five floors with rows of small screens as well as windows. Wind used to flow through these windows as well as openings and so the name was given as Hawa Mahal, but then you do not find such thing anymore. The main reason behind constructing this palace was to make it possible for the women of the royal household to see the streets by not getting noticed. From the top of the building you can enjoy the scenic beauty of the city.
Amber Fort as well as Palace
Situated at the hilltop around half an hour of drive from the main city of Jaipur is the Amber Fort. This fort is just like a fairy tale. This was the home of Rajput Rayalty till the time city of Jaipur was developing. This Fort comprises of mindblowing halls, gardens, palaces and temples. Another thing that adds magnificence is the detailed mirror work. One can reach the entrance of the fort by walking up the hill or going through the jeep or by taking elephant ride.
Apart from this there are other tourist attractions like Galta Monkey Temple, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jantar Mantar Observatory and many more such attractions.
How to reach Jaipur
Jaipur has its own airport called as Sanganer which is around 15kilometers from the main city. This is connected through all major airports In India. There are direct flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Jodhpur, Udaipur as well as Kolkata.
The city of Jaipur has its own railway junction which connects through metro as well as main cities of India.
Travelling to Jaipur through road is very convenient as it is well connected to major cities through roadways.
It completely depends on the kind of transport that you will like to select but then hiring private vehicle to travel around jaipur can give you comfortable as well as best travel experience.