City Palace

Jaipur Wonders

BY 3 January 2015 Travel India

India’s desert capital, the great Jaipur, which is referred as the Pink City. Jaipur is really famous for the ancient palaces and forts with elaborate architecture. These ancient palaces and forts serves as a resplendent reminder of their royal heritage. Visitors love this pink city due to the pink walls and buildings of the old city. Here are the top Jaipur attractions.

City Palace:

One of the greatest magnificent palace in Jaipur is the City Palace, where you can find the evidence of the royal family of Jaipur. This huge palace is a complex of courtyards, gardens, and buildings, which is a wonderful blend of both Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. There you must watch out much alluring wonders though the Peacock Gate is exquisite. This Peacock Gate is famous for its alluring display of bright peacocks. Inside the City Palace you must find a museum, art gallery, and interesting displays of royal costumes, old Indian weapons and more.(image by FabIndia)188898008_27c21c61cc_z

Hawa Mahal:

Hawa Mahal is referred as a Palace of the Winds, which has the intricate and fascinating facade. Probably Hawa Mahal comes under Jaipur’s most recognized buildings list. It was constructed in 1799 and it has five floors that contain rows of small windows and screens. As the name implies, wind used to flow through the openings of the building. This palace was especially built so that the women of the royal household could watch the streets below without being observed. From the top of the building you can enjoy the panoramic view of the city.(image by geolis06)11664516045_0f62cba467_z

Amber Fort and Palace:

From the city center you must take, around half an hour travel to reach this tremendous Amber Fort. The Amber Fort perched on a hill top, from there you can enjoy the Maota Lake. Amber Fort is a complex of breathtaking palaces, halls, gardens, and temples and inside the fort you must also watch out the elaborate mirror work adds to the grandeur. Amber Fort offers unique facade during day and night. Day is special by walking up the hill, going in a jeep, or taking a lurching elephant ride and the night is stunning with sound and light show. Don’t miss to visit the Anokhi Museum near Amber Fort, where you will get the chance to encounter art of traditional block printing.

Jaigarh Fort:

Another magnificent Fort in Jaipur is the massive Jaigarh Fort, which was built in 1726. Still, it holds great appeal for military lovers. People love to gather here to watch out the stunning towering gateways and watchtowers and it contains the world’s largest cannon on wheels. This is the India’s best-preserved military structures and. Capture the panoramic views of the plains by climbing the Diwa Burj watchtower, from there you must enjoy an excellent view over the plains.

These are the important wonders of the Jaipur.

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Rajasthan is a fabulous Spot runs parallel to the Sutlej-Indus river valley, which is served as land of the kings in ancient period and now it serves as largest state in India with the great natural beauty, golden desert along with historic forts and palaces, enriched art and culture. Rajasthan is an awesome evidence of the rich imperial houses each displays an amazing arts and architecture qualities. Obviously tourism in Rajasthan is flourishing, which includes ancient palaces of Jaipur, beautiful and romantic lakes of Udaipur, the desert and sand dunes of Jaisalmer and more are the key attractions. So enjoy the rich architecture aspects, golden sandy dunes, forts, blossoming gardens, glittering lakes and outstanding monuments and so on.

Among all attractions in Rajasthan, a best spot engaged with basic information makes your tour more interesting and sophisticated; Jaipur is one such tourist spot where you can grasp more knowledge about Rajasthani culture and values, in that list City Palace is the best attraction offers a combination of Mughal, Rajput and European architect which tends to lead to the unique wonder, then visit the place of astronomical instruments in the name of Jantar Mantar and visit Nahargarh Fort, which is one of the beautiful forts in the region of Jaipur. Don’t miss to view the city from Nahargarh fort, which is fabulous and breathe taking. Fill the bucket list with Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Sisodia Rani Garden, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, Birla Mandir, Albert Hall and so on.(image by Daniel Biays)14961823811_955e572105_z

To gratify the thirst of tourists, Udaipur offers numerous tourist attractions such as picturesque lakes, massive forts, beautiful palaces, art museums, well-laid gardens, architectural temple and so on, which is termed as the Venice of the East, the City of Udaipur exemplify the finesse of Rajputana Style architecture. In Udaipur you must visit the famous Lake City or City of Lakes there you must enjoy most of their time at Fateh Sagar. Looking perfect place for nature lovers you must visit Gulab Bagh, where you can really enjoy the greenery of Udaipur don’t miss to visit Gulab Bagh Zoological Garden and the Mini Train, these are the important attraction in Gulab Bagh. Along with all you must also visit Dudh Talai another lake side view attraction, hilltop extravagant place Sajjan Garh and so on.

Next attractive bright sunny weather sprinkled spot is Jodhpur, which is also called as Sun City, where you can find various hill forts, palaces and the old walled city and so on. Jodhpur looks like an oasis in the vast desert and it is located on the foothill of a sandstone hillock, where your first visit will be most magnificent Mehrangarh Fort. Rajasthan also allows you to explore golden city in the name of Jaisalmer, which lies in the heart of Thar Desert and it is more famous tourist spot due to its magnificent architecture and the various arts and crafts. In Rajasthan another ancient city is Bikaner, which is a best place to experience the authentic taste of rajasthani cuisines.

This trip will be you’re best memorable among all and also offer most spiritual experiences and all of these will be your witness and best captivate moment whenever you land here.


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