Jaipur is a colorful, vibrant heritage city. It holds the fame of being the first planned city of India. It is a multifaceted tourist destination. The thriving city is widely acclaimed as Pink City of India. The bellicose history, renowned tradition, architectural elegance, magnificence past and natural vistas are the core features of Jaipur. Among the rulers of Jaipur, Rajput clan was famed for their bravery and valor. The entire city was planned as per Vasthushasthra which shows Rajput as good administrators. This is the only which symbolizes the nine divisions of the Universe! The majestic buildings with unique architectural grandeur, stunning facades and glorious palaces, captivating forts, lovely Havelis, Serene Temples and littered walls are the mesmerizing dimensions of Jaipur. It is not only famed for buildings but also for the nature beauty. The verdant lush green garden, colorful floral arcades, tended landscapes contribute the charismatic lure of Jaipur. The marvelous handicrafts, attractive jewelry and delicate artifacts depict the colorful village life and indeed are considered Jaipur treasures.
Places to visit
It is located on the Hill of Eagles or Chilh-ka-Tola. The massive walls of this fort spread over three kilometers. The elegant fort has the largest canon in the World and was not used in any war. Inside the palace one can get a glimpse of arms and ammunitions of Rajput and many historical things to have a insight on ancient era.
The city palace is another tourist attraction and its bit difficult to find the main entrance. The palace is a replication of the entire city. It displays a fine mxture of Mughal and Rajsthan style of srchitecture. Many courtyards, gardens, temples and buildings make this as imposing structure.
The wonderful building and was constructed in 1799 by Sawai Pratap Singh. It is a part of Ladies quarters and it possess cooling atmosphere and it is located in the midst of Johari bazaar. It is other wise called as Palace of Winds.
Nahargarh Fort, Amber Palace, Jal Mahal, Albert Hall (Central Museum) and Akshardham temple are other popular sight-seeing in Jaipur.
How to reach Jaipur
Sanganer airport in Jaipur is around 10 km from heart of the city and it is well connectd to Delhi and Mumbai.
Jaipur railway junction is well connected to all cities of India.
There are plenty of bus services available to reach Jaipur from all cities and towns of Rajasthan.
In summer 25- 45 C and in winter 5-22 C and best visited from October to March.