Jaipur Pink City

September 24, 2016

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Pink City Jaipur is among the most popular destinations of Rajasthan Tourism. This flabbergasts city is renowned for its majestic forts, beautiful palaces and grandiose temples. The architectural legacy, natural beauty and colorful culture make this capital of Rajasthan is among the most popular tourist destinations visited by scores of tourists from across the world. It was founded in 1727 by the erstwhile ruler of Amber, Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. Some of the most popular attractions of this colorful city are:

 

Hawa Mahal:

This is among the most popular attractions of Jaipur which is also referred as ‘Palace of Winds‘ or ‘Palace of the Breeze’. The magnificent five storied pink colored façade was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Singh. The blended beauties of red and pink sandstone make this palace a grandiose one. It is famous for its 953 small windows known as ‘Jharokhas’ decorated with tiny lattice work. These small windows were made for the women of royal families to see street procession. Tourists who visit this place get fascinated with the exquisite interiors, exterior decorations, small screened balconies and arched roofs.

 

City Palace:

This is another most popular attraction of Jaipur famous for its blended beauty of Rajput and Mughal style of decoration and construction. This beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. The complex of this palace can be categorized into courtyards, sprawling gardens and buildings. And each part of this palace is undistinguishable from other in design and decorations. Some of the well-known several palatial structures of this beautiful palace are Mubarak Mahal, Chandra Mahal, Diwan-e-Khas or Hall of Private audience and Ridhi Sidhi Pol.

 

Jantar Mantar:

This is another marvel of Jaipur Tourism which is the largest Stone Astronomical Observatory in the World built by Maharaja Jai Sawai Singh. The astronomical observatory is made up of white marble and consists of fourteen astronomical instruments. These instruments were used to track stars and planets in their orbits, celestial altitudes of heavenly bodies, measure time, forecast eclipses, weather and more. To explore the architectural wonder tourists visit this place during their Jaipur Tour.

Some of the other known attractions of Jaipur are Laxmi Naryan Temple, Amber Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jal Mahal and Jaigarh Fort.

Pink City Jaipur is among the most visited destinations of Rajasthan Tourism where tourists from across the globe flock to experience the leftover legacies of royal dynasties. The magical charm of palaces, forts, colorful festivals and electric fairs make this place a fascinating destination for enjoying a memorable holiday.

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