Jaipur is a well known tourist destination as well as the capital city of the state. It is also known as the Pink city as most of the buildings are colored in pink. This royal city which is highly considered for Rajasthan holidays was formed in the year 1727. The city was planned by the best experts of the time. The city stands among one of the finest planned cities of India, suitable for spending best of your vacations in Rajathan.
Jaipur with its remarkable royal heritage is considered to be among the most preferred destinations for holidaying in Rajasthan. The vast traditional heritage consists of a number of ancient monuments, palaces, parks and temples that form an integral part of Rajasthan tourism.
Following are the most attractive tourist spots in Jaipur, which are worth visiting in the royal city:
The Nahargarh Fort
Nahargarh fort stands on the Aravali mountain range in Rajasthan. It was built in 1734 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II to provide a strong defense ring to the city. The fort consists of a marvelous architecture in the form of ancient paintings and glass work that provides the most attractive look to the fort. The magnificent “bawaris” called the water storage areas look really amazing. They were created for the purpose of rainwater harvesting in the fort. The construction and design of these bawaris show the real architectural advancement of that century.
It is another magnificent fort that stands on Aravali Mountains and belongs to the Rajputana kingdom. The fort is well known for its ancient marble architecture, artistic look and creative design. Its royal elegance attracts a great number of tourists every year. Moreover, the musical evenings organized in the fort further add to the extravaganza.
The Albert Hall
Albert hall is the finest ancient museums designed by Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob in the year in 1887. The museum has a wide collection of ancient artifacts like paintings, idols, stone articles, metal sculptures, glittering crystal artwork etc. Besides these marvelous artifacts the museum has another eye catching attraction “The mummy“. The 2300 year-old Egyptian mummy of the great Pharaoh King of Egypt has been added to the museum recently. It is well preserved and brings alive the memories of the ancient kingdoms of Egypt. Thus, the visit to Albert hall will definitely be the most wonderful experience.
Holidaying in Rajasthan is not limited only to the few locations that have been explained above, but many more undisclosed locations that provide the most adventurous trip. To explore the city for a real life view, just plan your vacations to Jaipur and rediscover the Royal city. For special tours to Rajasthan log on to http://www.aryaniwas.com/, Send us mail to firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com or call us at +91 (141) 4073450, +91 (141) 4073400, +91 (141) 2372456