Jaipur Tourist Attraction
Jaipur tourism is a colorful holiday package experience for Golden Triangle India’s travelers, can enjoy stay at Heritage hotels. It is also called pink city, is a largest and the capital of Indian state Rajasthan. It is a 7th best place to visit in Asia as per Conde Nast Traveller Readers Choice Survey in 2008 and Raj Palace Hotel’s The Presidential Suite billed US $45,000 per night, and in 2012 complied by CNN Go listing the Suite at number 2 on World’s 15 most expensive hotel suites. Tourist can get 3 star to 5 star and cheap/ budget to luxury hotels at reasonable prices.
UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE site Jantar Manatr is located in Jaipur city. Trademark of the city is a pink color and it was as an honor of hospitality extended to Prince of Wales who later become King Edward VII (9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) on his visit to Jaipur all building were painted pink and till now front face of all buildings of old city is pink and it a magic of Rajasthan tourism and is a part of package to witness. Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II (03 November 1688 to 21 September 1743) who was the ruler of Amber founded Jaipur city in 18 November 1727 and city also name after him. It’s metropolitan city area is 111.8 KM2 and international dial code for city is +91-141 and city records temperature in Summers Maximum 45’C, Minimum 25’C and in Winters Maximum 22’C, Minimum 5’C and spoken languages in it are English, Hindi, Punjabi and Rajasthani.
ATTRACTIONS OF JAIPUR CITY IN PACKAGE
JANTAR MANTAR PACKAGES
Jaipur tour cannot complete without visiting Jantar Mantar is one of the UNESCO World Heritage site and built by sovereign Sawai Jai Singh II in early 18th century. It is an astronomical observation site andlargest and best preserved among all Jantar Mantar in India. Jantar stand for instrument and Mantar stand for formula or calculation. Now Jantar Matar draw foremost tourist from golden triangle packages to explore in Jaipur tourism.
HAWA MAHAL PACKAGES
Central attraction of tour to Jaipur is Hawa Mahal can be translated as turret of Winds or Palace of the Breeze was built with red and pink sandstone for the women of the royal household to view street festivities while unseen from the outside, located on edge of City Palace and key site in Jaipur trip.
JAL MAHAL PACKAGES
Tourist of golden triangle India can view Jal Mahal on the way to Amer as a part of package and can be translated as Water fort located middle of Man Sagar Lake it appear to be single story but four stories are submerged in water. Maharaja Madho Singh built in 1750 and later it was enlarged and renovated in the 18th century and now it is vital tourist site in Jaipur trip.
JAIGARH FORT PACKAGES
In Jaipur Holiday packages Jaigarh fort is an important fort ,was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II (03 November 1688 to 21 September 1743) in 1726, red sand stone material was used and named after him Jaigarh, located on Cheel ka Teela (Hill of Eagles) of Aravalli range. Its thick walls are spread with a length of 3 KM.
Jaigarh fort is a house of the world’s largest cannon on wheels “Jaivana” was cast in 1720 and barrel length of “Jaivana” is 6.15 m (20.2 ft) and total weight is 50 tons. It can turn to 360° to fire in any direction and Jaivana cannon is an important part in Jaipur tourism.
NAHARGARH FORT PACKAGES
Nahargarh fort is situated on Arravalli Hills, built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II 1734. It was named originally Sudarshan Garh later it is known as Nahargarh means abode of tigers. Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh II extended the range of the fort in 1868 and it was price nearly three and a half lakh rupees at that time. It was the hunting residence for rulers and now it is part of package.
ALBERT HALL MUSEUM IN JAIPUR TRIP
Visiting Albert hall is a part of Jaipur tour package, is named after King Edward VII (Albert Edward), it was designed by Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob in 1887. It is oldest museum in Rajasthan and having good collection of artifacts like ivory, stone, carpets, paintings etc.
City Palace is an important place to visit in tour package to jaipur, located in center of Jaipur city and official residence of city ruler, Sawai Jai Singh II built in between 1729 and 1732 and Vidyadar Bhattacharya and Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob (14 January 1841 to 04 December 1917) were the architects. Capital shifted from Amber to Jaipur city in 1727 due to short of water and growing population. Large part of it is still a royal residence and rest of it is a Museum. When king of Jaipur city is in town than at the top of the Chandra Mahal a flag of the royal family unfurled if he is out of city then queen’s flag is hoisted at the top.
The Tripolia Gate (triple gate) is reserved for the royal family’s entry and, tourists are allowed to enter from Virendra Pol and the Udai Pol or the Atish Pol (Stable Gate).
MUBARAK MAHAL IN PACKAGES
Architectural styles of Mubarak Mahal is inspired by Islamic, Rajput and European was built by King Madho Singh II in late 19th century as reception centre. Now it is museum for royal formal costumes.
CHANDRA MAHAL IN PACKAGE
Chandra Mahal or Chandra Niwas is a seven storied building and most commanding building. Every floor has a specific name Sukh Niwas, Ranga Mandir, Pitam Niwas, Chabi Niwas, Shri Niwas and Mukut Mandir or Mukut Maha. Descendents of the former rulers of the city still live in most of the area and museum is located on ground floor and tourists are allowed to visit only ground floor.
PITAM NIWAS CHOWK IN PACKAGE
Pitam Niwas Chowk is a courtyard, having four small gates and provides access to Chandra Mahal. Small gates known as Ridhi Sidhi Pol and design and color on these gates representing the four seasons and Hindu gods.
DIWAN-I-KHAS IN PACKAGE FOR JAIPUR
A marble floored, a private audience hall for king of Jaipur is a Diwan I Khas. Two huge sterling silver vessels having capacity of 4000 litres, 1.6 metres (5.2 ft) height with weigh of 340 kilograms (750 lb) are displayed here; these silver vessels are made of 14000 melted silver coins without soldering and this is a Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s largest sterling silver vessels. These vessels were used to carry Ganga water for Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh II trip to England.
DIWAN-I-AAM IN PACKAGES TO JAIPUR
Diwan I Aam is located in Mubarak Mahal courtyard, built for Public Audience now is an art gallery.
MAHARANI PALACE IN PACKAGES
It is a museum for weapons now but originally it was the residence of the royal queens. Queen Victoria (24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) presented a sword to Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh II (1835 – September 17, 1880) also displayed in this museum.
BHAGGI KHANA IN PACKAGES
Bhaggi Khana is a museum for collections of old carriages, palanquins and European cabs.
GOVIND DEV JI TEMPLE IN PACKAGES
This 18th century temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and location of this temple provides direct view from Chandar Mahal to the King.
Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh (1764 to 1803) built Hawa Mahal in 1799 and Architect Lal Chand Ustad designed Hawa Mahal as a crown of Lord Krishna, It is five storey building having 953 small windows called jharokhas are made of Red and pink sand stone, pyramidal shape of Hawa Mahal rises 50 feet (15 m).
AMER FORT PACKAGES
Vital tourist site in Jaipur tourism package is Amer is a small town with an area of 4 square KM ((1.5 sq mi) and located 11 KM ((6.8 mi) from Jaipur and principal tourist attractions as well as. Man Singh I (21 December 1550 to July 6, 1614) built the Amer fort; it is located on Aravlli hills. As per Superintendent of Department of Archaeology and Museums report 5000 tourists visited Amer in a day and 1.4 million tourists in 2007 and next will be you on tour India.
SURAJ POLE (SUN GATE)
Suraj pole is a main entry gate and take you to Jaleb Chowk is a first main courtyard where armies hold parades for war bounty and victory celebration. It is located on eastern direction towards the rising Sun hence name after Suraj means Sun.
SILA DEVI TEMPLE
A small and an elegant temple on the right side of Jaleb chowk is of Sila Devi’s idol was retrieved from the sea and installed by the king after his victory over Raja of Jessore in Bengal in 1604. Ruler of city used to offer animal (buffalo) sacrifice ritual from 16th century till the 1980.
Diwan-I-Am is a public audience hall where the ruler hears and receives petitions from the public.
PALACE OF MAN SINGH I
It is an oldest construction in Amer was completed in 1599 and took 25 years to build.
Magic flower is a particular attraction in fort and it can view with a particular way of partial hiding of the Magic flower’s panel with hands.
It’s indicate strength and lead to private flats and it was built by the ruler of Jaipur.It is one of the famous place on holidays to Jaipur.
It is located on west side and having three gates opened in three directions one to Jaleb Chowk, second to Man Singh Palace and third on to south to Zenana Deorhi.
Jaipur tourist attractions does not end with above list and still lot to visit in like Sisodia Rani Garden, was built in 1779, Ram Niwas Garden built in 1868, Birla Mandir built by one of the business tycoons Birla Group of Industries, Doll Museum, Galtaji is ancient Hindu temple etc.
Tourist can make comfortable trip by staying in luxury hotels resembling like Maharajas and Heritage hotels in Jaipur India. Please write or call us to book holiday packages to jaipur with reasonable prices from cheap (budget) to luxury hotels and all type of tour packages for jaipur and traveler of Golden Triangle of India can make unforgettable trip with Jaipur Tourism in holiday trip.