Thursday, March 31, 2011

Pink City-Jaipur Travel Guide



 Jaipur the Pink City of India and the Capital of Rajasthan is renowned across the globe for its grand forts, beautiful havelis and colorful bazaars. It is among the most sought destinations on tourist itinerary where tourists can experience the grandeur of yester years. This historic city was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber in 1727. Scores of tourists prefer Jaipur Tour to feel the leftover glory of royalty, customs, traditions and legacy of raj culture.

Some of the known Jaipur attractions are:

Hawa Mahal
It is the marvelous structure known across the globe for its design, decorations and constructions. This is a five-storied pink colored fa├žade built by Maharaja Sawai Singh in 1799. It is a famous tourist attraction of Jaipur known as ‘Palace of Winds’ or ‘Palace of the Breeze’. This building is an example of architectural legacy built out of red and pink sandstone. The foremost attraction of this place is its 953 small windows known as ‘Jharokhas’ which are decorated with tiny latticework. These small outlets were meant for women of royal families to see street processions. These beautiful palaces enthrall tourists with its exquisite interiors and exterior decorations, small screened balconies and arched roofs.

City Palace
It is another stupendous architecture famous across the globe for its construction based on traditional Rajput and Mughal styles. This beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II. The palace complex is divided into gardens, buildings and courtyards. Each part of this palace is different from another in terms of design, decorations and constructions. Some of the known attractions of this palace are Mubarak Mahal, Badal Mahal, and Chandra Mahal, Diwan-e-Khas or Hall of Private audience and many more.

Jantar Mantar
It is the biggest of five stone observatories of India built by Maharajah Jai Singh II in the 18th century. This is a magnificent structure built up of white marble and consists of fourteen astronomical instruments, which are used for astronomical observation. It is one of the popular attractions of Jaipur Tour visited by a large number of tourists place,like Pushkar Fair,Pink Cyti, Amber Fort,Magical Rajasthan,Rajasthan tours,wildlife tour,Golden triangle Jaipur, Forts & palaces. This observatory is used for determining time, forecasting eclipses and monsoon, tracking stars in their orbits and calculating the heavenly altitudes.

Amber Fort
This is another beautiful piece of Rajputana architecture built by rulers of Kachhawa clan of Amber. It is made up of white marble and red sandstone and renowned for its impressive gates, beautiful temples, ornate halls, majestic palaces, pavilions and well- laid gardens. The well-known attractions of this fort are Suhaag Mandir, Suhaag Mandir, Ganesh Pol, Sukh Niwas, Jas Mandir and Jai Mandir.

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