Make trips to Jaipur- the land of history, culture, heritage and scenic beauty. It is one of the most fascinating states in India and is also a popular tourist destination. Get the feel of the grand ancient heritage by visiting the beautiful palaces, forts, castles, temples and other relics. It is popularly known as the pink city of India.
Jaipur in Rajasthan was established in the early 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II. It became the new capital of the Kachwaha dynasty. The Kachwaha rulers enjoyed patronage during the British Raj. The city remained a princely state during the British Raj and after independence; it was annexed to Rajasthan and made its capital.
Day 01: Arrive in Jaipur
After you land at the international airport in Jaipur check in at the hotel. Later in the afternoon after some rest, make a tour of the city. Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and can be reached by varied routes. The city has the Jaipur Airport that operates domestic and international flights. The city is also connected with Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Chandigarh, Agra and other places in the country through railways. Road network is well developed.
There are a number of tourist attractions in Jaipur where you need to make a visit. The city is home to beautiful forts, castles, historical monuments, religious shrines and cultural sites. Some of the popular points of interests in Jaipur are:
- Hawa Mahal
- Jantar Mantar
- Albert Museum
- Govind Dev Ji temple
- Sisodia Garden
- Jawahar Circle
- Birla Temple
Come back to the hotel and rest for the evening.
Day 02: Visit Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort
If you wish to get a feel of the rich tradition and culture, embark on a tour to visit the well-known Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort. Both are famous for their Rajput style of architecture. These forts date back to centuries.
After you come back from these forts, rest for some time and go to the nearby villages. The rural areas and tribal villages are famous for their cultural vibrancy and charm. You can enjoy camel rides in the villages or have a taste of mouthwatering local cuisine. There are local markets in the rural areas from where you can buy beautiful handicrafts and local artifacts.
Jaipur is home to variety of hotels that offer luxurious and comfortable accommodation. You can get luxury hotels, heritage hotels, as well budget hotels.