Jaipuri is the capital and the largest city of state of Rajasthan, India. Jaipur is the 10th largest city of the country. Jaipur is known as the “Pink City”, the whole city was painted pink to welcome Edward, Prince of Wales, till date all the avenues remain painted in pink, giving the city a well earned name. The city itself is an attractive creation worthy of universal admiration and fame.
Jaipur has a hot semi-arid climate. Jaipur has a colony of 60 million Rhesus macaque monkeys. Jaipur has natural salty lake and it is the largest source of good quality salt in India. Jaipur plays a vital role in the preservations of traditional dance and music of the Jaipur Gharana of Kathak. Jaipur is a hub for arts and crafts and is famous for its gold, silver, diamond, gems, stone, kundan and meenakari jewellery in Asia and know for the crafts of bandhani, block printing, tarkashi, zari, gota, kinari, zardosi, stone, wooden and ivory carving & sculptures, miniature paintings, blue pottery, shellac work and leatherwear.
Jaipur is a famous and know tourist destination for domestic and international tourist in India because of its attractive monuments where one can breathe and feel the fragrance of history making it a tourist's paradise.
Jaipur is rich history and one can feel it through out the trip. Heritage Monuments & Structures: City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amer Mahal, Jaigarh Mahal, Moti Doongri Mahal, Nahargarh Mahal, Samod Mahal, Jal Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Bagru Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Isar Lat (Sargasuli), Gaitore (Jai Singh II's chhatri), Abhaneri's stepped Chanda Baodi, Galtaji, Bairath.
Religious Places: Laxmi Narayan Temple, Shakambhari Mata Temple, Abhaneri's of Harshad Mata Temple, Abhaneri's Jain Temples, Govind Devji Temple, Sanganer Jain Temple, Akbari Masjid.
Zoo: Ram Niwas Bagh (zoo).
National Parks: Ranthambore National Park, Sariska National Park.
Lakes: Sambhar inland salt lake (Devayani tank), Ramgarh Lake.
Gardens and Parks: Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh, Vidyadharji ka Bagh.
Science Parks: B.M.Birla Planetarium.
Jaipur has many shows of films, drama and performing art conducted in numerous theaters through out the city.
Jaipur has a vibrant and unique nightlife, by visiting many popular night hangout places, one can have a royal blast in this royal city.
Here, one can enjoy shopping, dining, watching movies, dancing, drinking, attend music concert, watch puppet show, traditional kabela dances and Bhopa-Bhopi, Indian classical Plays and arts and a late night latest movies at the cinema theatres, dance on national and international tunes in various discotheques. When it comes to the bars and pubs, the city has some of the very luxurious and royal bars and pubs which add spice to the nightlife in Jaipur.
In Jaipur there are many things that one can buy from numerous places, to purchase various handicrafts, traditional clothing and leather-wares.
Jaipur has best of International hotel chains, Heritage Palace hotels and resorts and budget hotels to choose your accommodation from.
Rajasthani Cuisine: The famous Dal Baati Churma, Marwari / Rajasthani Thali, Bajre ki roti and Lashun ki chutney, Mawa Kachori, know sweet dishes include Ghevar, Feeni, Gajak, Chauguni ke laddu, Moong Thal, Mawa, Malpauas and Rassgollas and there are lots of ethnic multi cuisine restaurants to fulfill all your hunger needs.
Transport within Jaipur: Cabs and auto-rickshaws are the only means of moving inside the city as well as to reach some of the tourist spots in the proximity. To move inside the fort city, best means would be the cycle-rickshaws or auto-rickshaws.