Tours to Jaipur
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A Brief Introduction to History of this Wonderful City
The pink city of India, Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and is also the biggest city in the state. Jaipur is famous holiday travel destination and every year thousands of international tourists flock to this majestic city. Known for its gallant and illustrious history, the city reflects royalty and nobility. Historically the Jaipur region was part of Matsya Kingdom. It was year 1727 AD when Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II of Amber decided to built this enigmatic city.
The construction of city took four years and was designed by Vidyadhar Bhattacharya who was the Chief Architect of the kingdom. The architecture of the city was based on principles of Vastu Shastra and was one of the advanced in the Indian sub-continent. In the year 1876, when the Prince of Wales decided to visit Jaipur, the whole city was painted in pink. Even after a century, there are several avenues in the city that are still painted in pink, thus the city received its name as “The Pink City”.
Places to Visit
Jaipur city is filled with magnificent forts and palaces which are remains of a glorious period of history of India. Some of the culturally rich and wonderful places to visit in Jaipur include Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, The City Palace, Jaigarh Fort and Nahagarh Fort. Apart from these majestic forts and places, visitors can also see popular place like Jantar Mantar, which was an observatory set up by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. There are several beautiful gardens in the city such as Sisodia Rani ka Bagh and Kanak Vrindavan.
For the tourists who are interested in knowing the history and culture of Rajasthan, there are few museums available in the city including Central Museum, Albert Hall Museum and Birla Planetarium. There are a numbers of temples scattered all over the city, the popular ones are Govind Dev Ji Temple, Sri Kali Temple, Birla Temple and Garh Ganesh Temple.
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Jaipur is one of the highly visited holiday travel destination of India. Each year millions of tourists take trips and tours to Jaipur to see the historical fort and places of the city. Jaipur remains hot throughout the year and the average temperature in the summer is 30 °C. The best time to visit this majestic city is in winter where the average temperature ranges from 15-18 °C. One can easily reach Jaipur by the network of roads and national highways linking the city with other cities and states of the country. The NH-8 joins Jaipur with Delhi and Mumbai whereas NH-11 and NH-12 link it with Agra and Kota. Jaipur is an important railway station of western railways connecting it with major cities of the country.
Jaipur International Airport at Sanganer operates both national and international flights. Jaipur is famous for its numerous luxurious and royal palace hotels. If you want to feel a sense of royalty, you can stay in Oberoi Raj Niwas hotel, Jai Mahal Palace, Rajputana Sheraton and others. There are several heritage hotels such as Raj Mahal Palace, Shahpura House, Samode Palace and others. Apart from these luxurious hotels there are a number of comfortable and budget hotels where you can stay.
Why Choose Rajasthan Tourism Bureau?
We are one of the best tour consultants of Rajasthan and also provide exciting trips and tours to Jaipur. We also offer special holiday packages for honeymooners, families, friends and individuals. Our fleet of transport vehicles includes AC and non-AC cars, luxury buses, Tempo travelers and Mini coach to make travelling a heavenly experience. Being an established name in business we have strong tie-ups with hotels across Jaipur hence offering you good range of hotels at a discounted price. We also offer adventure packages and throughout travel assistance during your stay. Book your trip with us and enjoy an experience of lifetime of this wonderful city.
Jaipur Tour Map
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