5 Reasons to Visit Jaipur
Being one of the most important destinations on world-renowned golden triangle tours of India, Jaipur may appear as any North Indian city unless you know its specialties. Known as the pink city of India, this capital of state of Rajasthan attracts all and sundry. There are numerous factors that attracts tourist to its fold. Here, we are citing 5 reasons to visit Jaipur.
Visit Jaipur for its Forts:
If you want to explore the grandeur of the forts, then Jaipur is the city to be. Here you can find a number of forts and fortresses in and around the city. And it won't appear absurd if you come to know the troubled history of North India during the medieval times, Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort and Nahargarh Fort are examples of this kind. Never miss an opportunity of an elephant ride to hilltop Amber Fort.
Magnificent Palace of Jaipur: A Must Visit Places
Simplicity may be a way of life for some but beautifully built palaces are still a treat to the eyes. If you are such kind of person then Jaipur is ideal place to meet your expectation where a good number of forts and frescoed havaelis await your arrival. The tourist can get a chance to live the lifestyle of former royals at one of the palace turned hotels like Rambagh Palace Hotel, Jai Mahal Palace, The Raj Palace Hotel, Samode Palace, Samode Haveli, Raj Mahal Palace, Narain Niwas Palace, Alsisar Havell and various others.
Beautiful Art Attack: The Pink City of Jaipur
For centuries, the Pink city of Jaipur has been a great hub of arts and craft. The tourists can get an opportunity to buy gem at the Johari Bazaar, this market is well known for gem cutting and policing. The tourists can further go to buy some handicraft items for souvenirs.
Festival Fever of Jaipur City:
The state of Rajasthan is well known for its festivals and its capital is no exception. Every year the city celebrates a host of festivals like; Teej festival, Kite Festivals and Gangaur festival. In recent years, the city has become witness to Literature Festival attended by numerous authors of repute.
Salute the Heritage Monuments of Jaipur:
If you are of the opinion that you have explored enough of Jaipur, then there are thing to amaze you. The city has a good wealth of heritage that needs to be explored. Visit places of Jaipur like Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar and others to explore the heritage of the city.
Besides these five reasons to visit Jaipur, you can find several other reasons to visit this capital of Rajasthan.
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