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Jaipur Monuments

Jaipur, also known as 'Pink City', is the capital of Rajasthan. It was founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II in 1727 AD. Jaipur is famous for its rich cultural heritage and has today become the most popular tourist destination in India. Here, one gets to see the architectural marvel of ancient forts and monuments that stand tall even to this day. The city has acquired the name, Pink City, because of the extensive use of pink color on the walls during the visit of Prince Wales. Jaipur today attracts a huge number of tourists from all over the world.

The city is garlanded by the presence of number of beautiful monuments that echo the splendid history of the city. Magnificent monuments such as Gaitore, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Jal Mahal, Rambagh Palace and Statue Circle etc. are spectacular sights which attract hordes of tourists every year. Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort and Amer Fort are the three of the oldest forts that provide great visual treat to the visitors. Gaitore is a shrine dedicated to the Maharajas of Jaipur and is known for its exquisite carvings. Situated in the heart of Jaipur is the City Palace. The Statue Circle is a tribute to the founder of Pink city, Maharaja Jai Singh II. With so much heritage on display in the form of monuments, it is no surprise then that tourists coming to this city always feel the urge to come back.

City Palace Jaipur
City Palace Jaipur

A combination of conventional Rajasthani and Mughal architecture, City Palace complex has more than.

Jantar Mantar jaipur
Jantar Mantar jaipur

Across the road from the palaces is the famous Jantar Mantar one of the five observatories in India.

Albert Hall Jaipur
Albert Hall Jaipur

Located just outside the walled city is the sprawling Ram Niwas garden, which has always been a place.

Statue Circle Jaipur
Statue Circle Jaipur

This is a traffic round about In Jaipur. The Statue Circle is not only the most famed circle but the most.

Moti Dungri Jaipur
Moti Dungri Jaipur

In the middle of Jaipur rises a small hill Moti Dungri meaning pearl hill, because it looks hill a drop.

Hawa Mahal jaipur
Hawa Mahal jaipur

Poet king Sawai Pratap Singh built this palace of winds. This is the most easily recalled landmarks of Jaipur.

Amber Fort Jaipur
Amber Fort Jaipur

Amber (pronounced Amer) is situated about 11 kilometres from Jaipur and was the ancient citadel.

Jaigarh Fort Jaipur
Jaigarh Fort Jaipur

The Jaigarh fort is the most spectacular of the three-hilltop forts that overlook Jaipur. In Mughal times.

Nahargarh Fort Jaipur
Nahargarh Fort Jaipur

Nahargarh Fort is located on the sheer rugged ridge of Aravali Hills and it forms an impressive northern.