Day 1: Places Of Interests In Jaipur
Shatabdi Departure at 06:00 hrs and arriving Jaipur station at 10:30 hrs
Pick up in Jaipur from railway station our services Began from here
On arrival at Jaipur railway station, our guide & driver will meet you and drive you straight to popular city of the pink City Jaipur capital of Rajasthan for the day. Visit the largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. During the British rule in India, Jaipur was the capital of the princely state of Jaipur. Founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the rule of Amber, the city today has a population of more than 3.2 Million.Jaipur is the first planned city of India, located in the semi-desert lands of Rajasthan. The city which once had been the capital of the royalty now is the capital city of Rajasthan . The very Structure of Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal families. At present, Jaipur is a major business centre with all requisites of a metropolitan city. Places to visit are below.
Amber fort is located in Amber, 11 km from Jaipur, Rajasthan state, India . It was the ancient citadel of the ruling Kachhawa clan of Amber, before the capital was shifted to present day Jaipur. Amber fort is known for its unique artistic style, blending both Hindu and Muslim elements, and its ornate and breathtaking artistic mastery. The fort borders the Maota Lake, and is a Major tourist attraction in Rajasthan. Elephant ride is also possible in the fort.
City palace, Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak palaces and other building, is a palaces complex in Jaipur city, the capital of Rajasthan state, India . It was the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the head of the kachwaha Rajput clan. The Chandra Mahal palaces now house a museum but the greatest part of it is still a royal residence. The palaces complex, which is located northeast of the centre of the grid patterned Jaipur city, incorporates an impressive and vast array of courtyards gardens and building. The place was the built between 1729 and 1732, initially by sawai jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber.
Central museum once of the oldest and the most famous museum is the Government Central Museum or Albert museum was constructed under the supervision of a British Army officer, Lt. swinton Jacob in the year 1876. Maharaja Ram Singh, who was then the king of Jaipur, wanted this building to be used as the town hall but his successor Madho Singh decided to convert the building to an art museum.
Hawa Mahal in old city wind palace
Time for lunch
Jaigarh Fort, located 15 km from Jaipur, is one of the most spectacular forts in India, with almost all its original facilities intact. While Jaigarh Forts is one top of the hill, Amber Fort is at the bottom. The Forts are connected through well- guarded passages. Many consider the two together as one complex.
Jaigarh Fort was a centre of artillery production for the Rajput and it is home to the worlds largest cannon on wheels, the jaivana.
In the evening you will be transferred to railway station to board the train to Delhi Dinner in the train. You will have an impression of Jaipur and a sheer magic that the Jaipur exudes making it an unforgettable and cherished image forever. On arrival at Delhi you will be dropped at your hotel by our Driver.
Shatabdi Departure at 6 PM and arriving Delhi station at 10:30 PM