Jaipur Pink City of Rajasthan
Jaipur the Pink City of India is among the most sought after destinations of Heritage Rajasthan Tourism. It is famous round the world for its historic forts, magnificent havelis, vibrant culture, colorful festivals and lip smacking cuisine. Scores of national as well as international tourists travel to Jaipur Pink City to witness the royal legacies of the bygone era. It is also the Capital City of Rajasthan State. This city is known round the world for its pink stucco structures which designated the city with title the Pink City of India.
Jaipur, The Pink City' as it is popularly known is geographically located in Rajasthan. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, was founded in 1727AD by Sawai Jai singh II.The palaces in Jaipur are the most hot tourist attractions. Shopping of course cannot be missed where ever one goes. Jaipur Bazaar has all one is looking for. From the famous Rajasthani jewellery to footwear and Rajisthani ethnic clothes, all are readily available.
Many travel agencies and other travel companies offer Jaipur tour packages. Jaipur tours are available with almost all the travel agencies and one can opt for luxury to economical Jaipur tour package. If you want to experience royalty, Jaipur is the place you should not miss. This place gives you the rich royal feeling one can ever experience. An epoch of royalty will be experienced by those who visit Jaipur, ‘The Pink City.'
Jaipur sightseeing includes the famous Amber Fort built in white marble and red sandstone, Hawa Mahal has a splendiferous Rajputana architecture that talks about the glory of the royal family, City Palace of Jaipur, Jaigarh Fort located on the top of the hill, by the name of Cheelka Teela, Jantar Mantar the largest stone observatory in the World is one of the five astronomical observatories built by Maharaja Jai Singh, Nahargarh Fort offers a striking view of the City of Jaipur.
Some of the temples to be visited while sightseeing in Jaipur are Govind Dev Ji Temple representing the royal past of Jaipur, Moti Dungri meaning Hill of Pearls or Pearl Hill is the temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha, Birla Temple built in pure white marble looks dazzling when lit in bright light. Birla Mandir was built by Birla Group of Industries; Galtaji temple is famous for its natural water springs.
Other than the Forts, Palaces and Temples, the festival and fairs celebrated in Jaipur adds colour to life. Some of the festivals celebrated in Jaipur with great pomp and show are Kite Flying Festival on January 14, Makar `Sankarati. Teej Festival that marks the arrival of monsoon, Elephant Festival, a unique event held annually in Jaipur. And then you can also see Jaipur experiencing the royalty in ‘Palace of Wheels' the luxury train that takes you on a journey to Jaipur.
Jaipur vacation is one of the most memorable vacations for those who have been longing for one. Jaipur tour and vacation packages are readily available with all the travel agencies. They offer the most luxurious packages of Jaipur to economical packages that suit your pocket.
Travel Blog by :- Easy Tours of India