Jaipur, popularly known as the ‘Pink city of India’ is the Capital city of Rajasthan, an Indian State. Jaipur is one such city which offers a mesmerizing ensemble of heritage architectures along with shades of modernity. It is therefore, a perfect vacation spot where in you can enjoy the figments of history without having to compromise on modern day amenities. The Hawa Mahal palace, with its small gardens and a quaint lake probably tops the list of Heritage spots in Jaipur.
The Nahargarh Fort, which had been the residence for King Jai Singh II is another heritage spot worth visiting. The fort stretches across the hills on the northwest corner of the old city. Jantar Mantar is one of the very popular World Heritage Sites and was built by King Jai Singh II who had served the Emperor Aurangzeb. The name Jantar Mantar literally means ‘The Calculation Instrument’ and was predominantly used to measure the Jaipur Local Time along with predicting eclipses, forecasting monsoons and tracking stars.
The City Palace comprising of the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal are interesting places to visit too. The Chandra Mahal, a seven storied architecture stands out as the most notable buildings within the City Palace complex. Each floor was named after the purpose it served. The Diwan-I-Khas for example was a private audience hall for the Maharajas and contains two huge sterling silver vessels, which had been officially recorded by the Guinness Book of World Records, as the World’s largest Silver vessels.
The city of Jaipur has a rich and kingly history, which draws an astonishing number of tourists from all across the world. Just to make your journey seamless and smooth, we have devised a range of composite packages ranging from travel to hotel booking and site seeing. So that tourists can forget about the logistical hassles that come with travelling and invest their energy in making the most out of their Holidays.