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QUICK FACTS
Location: Jaipur district, Central Rajasthan.
Famous for/as: History and architecture. 
Weather:
Summer (Mar - Jun): 25 °C to 45°C.
Winter (Oct to Feb): 5°C to 22°C
Monsoon  (Jul to Sep): Medium rainfalls.
STD CODE : 0141
BEST TIME TO VISIT : October to March
TRAVEL IN JAIPUR SHOW MAP
Jaipur, also popularly known as the 'Pink City', is the capital and largest city of Rajasthan, India. It was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber in 1727. The city was named after the founder King.
The historical city of Jaipur is located in the semi-desert lands of Rajasthan. The very structure of Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal families. At present, Jaipur is a major business centre with all requisites of a metropolitan city.

 

MUST SEE IN JAIPUR

Jaipur is one of the prime tourist destinations of tourists in India and aboad. People come to Jaipur to have view of the various forts and monuments which focuses the glorious past of the Indian history. Tourism plays an important part in the economy of Jaipur. 

City Palace:

City palce in reality is a palace complex in Jaipur which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other historical monuments. It was the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the head of the Kachwaha- Rajput tribe. The Chandra Mahal palace now houses a museum but the greatest part of it is still a royal residence. The palace was built between 1729 and 1732, originally by Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber. The credit for the town layout and its structures goes to two architects namely, Vidyadar Bhattacharya, the chief architect in the royal court and Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob. The architectures represent a mixture of the Shilpa Shastra of Indian architectu...

FAIR & FESTIVAL IN JAIPUR

Teej:

This festival takes place in the month of July to August. This festival is celebrated by the married women who pray for their long and happy married life before the idols of Shiva and Parvati. 

Gangaur: 

This festival is celebrated by the women especially the maidens, before the idols of Issar and Gangaur, who pray for a partner like Lord Shiva. 

Elephant Festival: On the day of Holi, the elephants are decorated with garlands and jeweleries and are painted with flamboyant colors. 

Sitla Mata Fair:

This fair is held in the name of the 'goddess of war' named Sitla. This fair is celebrated in different temples of Goddess Amber at Jaipur. This festival is called as Basoda by the locals.

Makar Sankranti:

It is celebrated on 14th February where the devotees take a dip into the holy water of Galtaji tank. On this day, colorful kites are flown in Jaipur.

Jaipur Literature Festival:

This festival (started in 2006) is rated as "Greatest Literary Show on Earth" by Tina Brown, journalist and author. In 2006, the festival saw a mere 100 attendees but began growing since 2007, which saw writers like Salman Rushdie, Kiran Desai and Shashi Deshpande. In 2008, 25000 people attended the festival and saw speakers like Ian McEwan, Donna Tartt, Manil Suri, Patrick French, Mohsin Hamid and Tarun Tejpal. In 2010, an incredible 30,000 people and 172 speakers attended and 2011 saw 226 writers and a massive crowd quickly filling up the venue. The festival, held in the Diggi Palace hotel in Jaipur is spread out across four venues, namely the Front Lawns, the Durbar Hall, the Mughal Tent and the Baithak. Known as the Kumbh Mela of the literary world, this festival witnesses readers and writers not only from across India, but from across America, Europe, Africa and south Asia.

REACH JAIPUR
AIR

The city is well connected by Air, Train & Bus services with all the parts of the country.

RAIL

Jair railway station is well connected all mejor cities of the country.

ROAD

New Delhi 255 km, Jodhpur 330 km, Udaipur 410 km, Ajmer 131 km.

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