Top Ten Places to Visit in Jaipur

For the people who have got an unbelievable craze for tourist places, the city of Jaipur is like a feast to them. Located 260 kms from Delhi, Jaipur forms one of the most important tourist spots in India. The distance between Agra and Jaipur is 240 kms. Named after its founder Maharaja Jai Singh, the city is also a blooming business center. Check the Places to visit in Jaipur and around the pink city.

When Prince Albert came to the city, the city welcomed him entirely dressed in pink and hence it earned the name of “Pink City”.  The city is surrounded by mountains on all three sides and each of them have got palaces gardens etc on them.

Once you come to the city staying in this city is not a problem as there are many hotels in Jaipur.

Places to Visit in Jaipur

Jantar Mantar – It was built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II and the huge masonry instruments were used to study the movement of constellations and stars in the sky.

Central Museum – It’s situated in the Ram Niwas Garden. The beautiful building was founded in 1876 by Prince Albert.

Jalmahal – This small palace is built in the middle of Man Sagar Lake…

Nahargarh Fort – situated on the top of a hill about 600 ft. above the city, the fort was built in 1734. The hills also have got a beautiful view.

Galtaji Temple – an ancient pilgrimage spot where the great saint Galav is believed to have spent his life and did his meditation. Galta, situated near Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh, is known mainly for its temples, pavilions, natural springs and holy ‘kunds’.

Govind Dev Ji Temple – Located in the City Palace complex, the royal temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna. It is well preserved by the erstwhile royal family.

Motidoongari – Located on a hill top on the southern horizon, it is a replica of a Scottish castle. It is still a private property of the royal family and visitors are not allowed inside the premises of the palace.

Birla Planetarium – offers unique audio-visual education about stars and entertainment with its modern computerized projection system.

Hawa Mahal -. It is a 5 storied stunning semi-octagonal monument having 152 windows and has a breath taking view.

These are the few Popular Places to Visit in Jaipur.

Tourist attractions in Jaipur contain in them bundles of excitement and joy. It is a place where one can find the blend of history and a modernized metropolis. The tourist attraction in Jaipur is a tourist’s paradise. So, come and cherish the beauty of the pink city.

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