Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh in 1736 on a hill top called Cheel Ka Teela or Hill of Eagles. The hill lies in Aravalli Mountain ranges and you can get panoramic views of the hills, and Amer Fort from Jaigarh Fort. It is believed that Jaigarh Fort and Amer Fort are connected by passages which are now closed to public. Amer […]

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Amer/Amber Fort

Amer/Amber Fort

Amer Fort (also called Amber Fort) is located in a small hilltop town called Amer which is 11 km from Jaipur. Surrounded by beautiful Aravalli mountain ranges and facing Maota Lake, Amer Fort sets a great example of the traditional Indian/Rajput architecture.  As with most forts of Rajasthan, Amer Fort too has carvings on ceilings, walls and windows and you will amazed with the intricacy of the […]

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Jaipur

Jaipur

Amer/Amber Fort Jaigarh Fort City Palace Jantar Mantar Jal Mahal Location Jaipur Where to stay? Jaipur Distance Chart From Distance (in km) Delhi 275 Jodhpur 340 Chandigarh 530

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Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar is an observatory built in the 18th century and has a collection of about 19 architectural astronomical instruments. It is very surprising to know that these astronomical instruments are built with cement and marble structures and can be used to see the time of the day, the zodiac sign of the day, instruments to find the position of heavenly bodies and so on. Jantar […]

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City Palace

City Palace

The City Palace is located in the heart of Old Jaipur City. The palace was built between 1729 and 1732, and has architectural styles varying from Mughul to Rajput to European styles, with a touch of Indian architecture too. Entrance to the city palace As you enter the city palace, you will be lead to Mubarak Mahal. Mubarak Mahal was built by Maharaja Madho Singh II […]

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Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal (translates to Water Palace) is an extremely beautiful palace built in the middle of Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur. The palace was originally built in the 18th Century by Maharaja Madho Singh I to act as a lodge during his duck hunting explorations. The palace was then enhanced by the then Maharajas over several years. The palace has five floors of which three to […]

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Udaipur

Udaipur

Udaipur historically became the capital of Mewar kingdom under the ruling of Maharana Udai Singh after they shifted from Chittorgarh to Udaipur. Today, Udaipur is a very popular tourist attraction due to its rich history, culture, picturesque landscapes, and the royal palaces. Udaipur is also called city of lakes as it has several large and small lakes spread across the city. There are various places […]

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Fateh Sagar Lake

Fateh Sagar Lake

Fateh Sagar Lake is one of the many lakes in Udaipur. This is an artificial lake named after Maharana Fateh Singh, Mewar ruler during the late 1800s and early 1900s. There are three notable islands on the lake: Nehru Park Island, another island that has a park, restaurant, and a water fountain and the third island has an observatory. Fateh Sagar lake   Lake at […]

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Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple

Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple

Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple is located on top of Machhala Hill. Being located on a hill top, the surroundings of the temple provides awesome views of Udaipur. You can spot Lake Palace, City Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Jag Mandir, Sajjangarh Fort etc from the top of the hill. Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple There are two ways you can reach the top of Machhala Hill. The first one […]

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Saheliyon Ki Badi

Saheliyon Ki Badi

Saheliyon Ki Badi is a beautiful garden located close to the Fateh Sagar Lake in Udaipur. The garden was constructed by Maharana Sangram Singh II during the 18th Century. After his wedding, the queen was accompanied with 48 maids of honor. The garden was built so that the royal ladies can stroll around, away from the political interests of the court. At the entry to […]

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