Sunday, 20 September 2015

Why Jaipur is must visit destination?

About Jaipur

Rajasthan's most wonderful Pink City Jaipur, was the home of rulers whose steep strongholds and arrangement of castles in the city are premium attractions to Indian and Foreign guests. The city is otherwise called the Pink City in light of the pink shade of the stones utilized solely as a part of the walled city.

The city of Jaipur was established in the year 1727 by Sawai Jaisingh II, Jaipur the capital city of Rajasthan is otherwise called the Pink City and is created with expansive parkways and open greenery enclosures. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is drenched with history and society. One can witness here the glorious pasts and castles, become flushed pink, where once exhisted the incredible maharajas. The clamoring bazaars of Jaipur, celebrated for antiquated gems, novel fabric and fashioner shoes, have an ageless quality and are clearly a fortune for the object from olden time’s customers. This captivating city has an unmistakable appeal that takes you to an age of eminence and convention.

Jaipur has much to offer to each sort of guest — everything from exhibitions and celebrations to exceptionally clad individuals, an abundance of old crafted works, a regal legacy of strongholds & castles, and great touring — that will involve ones time and mental space. Notwithstanding, if one just decides to stroll around the old's lanes city rather, they won't think twice about it. All of Jaipur is a crafted  joy to stroll through.
Dialects talked
Hindi, Rajasthani, Marwari and English to a moderately little degree are generally talked majorly in all lodgings and eateries and few businesses, staff communicate in English and in addition Hindi. One can without much of a stretch speak with local people with a base information of Hindi or English


Tipping is extremely basic for watchmen in real lodgings and as likewise with the stewards and bearers and traveler guides, however it is not the practice with taxi and auto drivers. The standard sum in inns and eateries is 7 - 10% of the aggregate bill.


Shalwar kameez is the most well-known type of dressing with ladies. Men wear trousers and shirts yet the conventional dresses are additionally seen regularly in business sectors. One ought to wear casual, free garments amid the day and you won't feel uncomfortable. Brilliant, easygoing garments will accomplish for eating out at night or going by companies

Purchasing Liquor

Jaipur watches dry days on national Holidays. Alcohol outlets arrive in all businesses keep running by private proprietors. Every huge inn serve alcohol thus do a few eateries and bars. Dry days are not appropriate to inns and eateries.

Saving money Hours

The all important banks are open from 1000 hrs to 14000 hrs. from Monday to Friday and up to 12 twelve on Saturdays. Some private Indian banks are additionally open till 8.00 pm and numerous have the ATM offices around the city. There are a few outside banks situated in and around business ranges.

Moving Around Transport

Jaipur has three noteworthy methods of transports; beats, mini busses, three wheeler taxi and auto rickshaws. There are additionally unmetred visitor taxis whose stands are situated predominantly at all the entryways on M.I. Street. Inns and travel specialists can likewise orchestrate taxis.
One ought to demand paying the auto rickshaw driver through meter just. For baggage one needs to pay an extra rupee for one bit of gear. The three-wheelers can likewise be enlisted for a day on a concurred toll of RS 550 to 600 for 8 hours.

Transportation to reach

  • Air : Indian Airlines interface Jaipur with Delhi, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Aurangabad, Bombay, Varanasi, Calcutta, Ahmedabad. [•] Flight Information 
  •  Rail: Jaipur is associated by rail with Delhi, Agra, Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Abu Road (Mount Abu), Udaipur, Bombay and Sawai Madhopur. [•] Train Information 
  • Road: Good motorable streets interface Jaipur with Delhi 258 km, Agra 236 km, Bikaner 321 km, Udaipur 405 km, Ajmer 131 km, Jodhpur 316 km, Bharatpur 176 km, Jaisalmer 638 km and Bombay 1202 km
  • Bus : Regular transports employ from Jaipur to the above spots and Alwar, Kota, Sariska, Mathura, Indore, Chittorgarh and Barmer. [•] Bus Timetable

Jaipur General  Information

Population     23, 24, 319 (2001)

Area   23.3 sq. km. approx

Altitude        431 m (above ocean level)

Temperature  Summer Average Max 40.6°C, Average Min. 25.8°C

Winter Average Max. 22.0°C Average Min 8.3°C

Rainfall         64 cm

Season September to March

Clothing        Summer - Tropical, Winter - Woolen

Languages     Hindi, Rajasthani & English

Jaipur Sightseeing, Tourist Places in Jaipur, Forts & Palaces in Jaipur
Monument Timings and Entry Fees

Places to Visit in Jaipur

¤ HAWA MAHAL - assembled in 1799, by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, is the most conspicuous landmark of Jaipur. The 5 storied shocking semi-octagonal landmark having 152 windows with over hanging latticed overhangs is a fine bit of Rajput structural engineering. Initially intended for the imperial women to watch and appreciate the parades and different exercises, in the city underneath. Presently it houses a well laid out exhibition hall. The showcase "Jaipur over a significant time span" is the exceptional component of this recently setup exhibition hall. Timing 10.00 to 16.30 hrs & Entry Fee Rs. 5.00.

¤ JANTAR MANTAR (Observatory) - fabricated in eighteenth century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the gigantic masonary instruments were utilized to mull over the development of groups of stars and stars in the sky. Huge sun-dial still gives exact time, which are liable to every day redresses. Timing 9.00 to 16.30 hrs, Entry Fee Rs. 10.00

¤ CITY PALACE AND S.M.S. II MUSEUM - arranged in the old's heart City, it possesses around one seventh of the old city range. The castle is a mix of Rajput and Mughal structural engineering, it houses a Seven storeyed Chandra Mahal in the inside, which manages a fine perspective of the patio nurseries and the city. Diwan-E-Am (Hall of open gathering of people) has mind boggling embellishments and accumulation of original copies, Diwan-E-Khas (Hall of private group of onlookers) has a marble pawed exhibition Mubarak Mahal has a rich gathering of outfits and materials. There is a Clock Tower close Mubarak Mahal. Sileh Khana has an accumulation of ordnance and weapons. Timing 9.30 to 16.45 hrs. Section Fee for Indians Rs. 35.00 and for outsiders Rs.150.00 comprehensive of section to Jaigarh fortress.

¤ ISHWAR LAT - 'Swarg Suli' or 'paradise puncturing minaret', the tower, close Tripolia door, constructed by Maharaja Ishwari Singh (1744-51). It offers a standout amongst the most amazing perspective of the city.

¤ CENTRAL MUSEUM - arranged in the Ram Niwas Garden. This elegant building was established in 1876 by Prince Albert (otherwise called Albert Hall). It has an uncommon gathering of archeological and workmanship pieces. Timing 10.00 to 16.30 hrs, Entry Fee for Indians Rs. 5.00, for non natives Rs. 30.00

¤ DOLLS MUSEUM - a gathering of wonderful dolls from everywhere throughout the world, it is arranged on Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg. Timing 10.00 to 16.00 hrs.

¤ BIRLA PLANETARIUM - It offers one of a kind varying media training about stars and amusement with its present day automated projection framework. Passage expense As. 20.00 show timings: 11.00, 13.00, 15.00, 17.00, 18.00, 19.00 hrs

¤ JALMAHAL - (6 kms) while in transit to Amer, this little castle is set amidst Man Sagar Lake. Redesign around the lake is in advancement.

¤ GAITOR - (6 kms) At the foot slope of Nahargarh stands the dedications to the previous leaders of Jaipur the spot has some effortlessly cut cenotaphs in white marble.

¤ JAIGARH FORT - (15 kms.) remaining on a peak, sitting above the royal residences and city of Amer. The world's greatest gun on wheels-the Jai Ban is situated here, assembled amid rule of Maharaja Sawai Jaisingh. It has a twenty feet long barrel and pumped in the gun for a solitary shot. Timing 10.00 to 16.45 hrs, Entry Fee for Indians Rs. 15.00 & for non natives Rs. 20.00.

¤ NAHARGARH FORT - (15 kms.) peaking a slope around 600 ft. over the city, the fortification was inherent 1734. The fortress' dividers keep running along the edge and inside of are compositional wonders like Hawa Mandir and Madhvendra Bhawan. Timing 10.00 to 16.00 hrs.

¤ GALTA - (10 kms.) This heavenly journey focus has a sanctuary committed to the Sun God (Which is the one and only of its kind in this some piece of the nation) and normal spring. It peaks the edge over a beautiful canyon and gives a great perspective of the city. As the legend goes, sage Galav performed a troublesome repentance here.

¤ MOTI DOONGARI TEMPLE - roosted on a slope top on the southern skyline. It is a reproduction of a Scottish stronghold.


¤ LAXMI NARAYAN TEMPLE - is arranged just underneath the Moti nagri, known for the complex marble carvings in white marble, famously known as Birla Temple.

¤ MAHARANI KI CHHATRI - The burial service place for the regal women, stamped by some magnificently cut cenotaphs.

¤ SISODIA RANI GARDEN - (5 kms.) headed straight toward Agra, the wonderful castle greenhouse was fabricated by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1710 for his ruler. Timings 8.00 to 18.00 hrs.

¤ VIDYADHAR GARDEN - (5 kms.) while in transit to Agra, fabricated by Viyadhar, the boss engineer and town organizer of Jaipur. This wonderful terraced patio nursery has a few exhibitions and structures improved with lovely wall paintings, portraying Lord Krishna. Timing 9.00 to 18.00 hrs.


¤ KANAK VRINDAVAN - (6.5 Kms while in transit to Amer) this recently restored sanctuary and patio nursery, close Jal Mahal, has excellent gardens and is mainstream cookout place. This is likewise excellent area for film shooting.