Situated in the eastern part of Rajasthan state in India, jaipur , often called the ‘Pink City’ shares its borders with Sikar and Alwar in the north , Naguar, Sikar and Ajmer in the west, Tonk, Ajmer, and Sawai Madhopur in the south and by Bharatpur and Dausa in the east. The city occupies around 11117.8 square kilometers, is located at an altitude of four hundred and thirty meters. Situated around 258 kilometers from the National capital Delhi, Jaipur is connected through roadway, railways and airways. Jaipur , the land of Forts , palaces and Havelis is visited by millions of Tourists every year , who mostly come in search of Historical remains and architectural grandeur. Some of the most popular tourist highlights are the Amer Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Hawa Mahal , City Palace , Govind Devji Temple , Niwas Bagh , Jaigarh Fort, Jal Mahal , etc.
The Central Museum, located at the center of the Ram Niwas Bagh, is the oldest museum in Jaipur. And Sambhar, located at a distance of 60 km from Jaipur is particularly well-known for being the largest saline lake in India. The Royal cremation suite for rulers of Jaipur is Gaitore, located at a close proximity of the Jaipur Amber Road, around 15 kilometers from Jaipur. . Buses from the Rajasthan State Roadways, taxis and cabs are easy to get and convenient for Tourists. Auto-rickshaw and cycle-rickshaw are good for short distance travels.
The bus services operate under Jaipur City Transport Services Limited of Rajasthan State Roadways Transport Corporation under JNNURM. The city has three main bus terminuses namely Vaishali Nagar, Vidyadhar Nagar and Sanganer. The city has a close proximity with the national Highways 8, 11 and 12.