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Jaipur City

 

Jaipur is the first planned city of India, located in the desert lands of Rajasthan. The city that once had been the capital of the royalty, now serves as the capital city of Rajasthan. The very structure of Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal family. In the present date, Jaipur is the major business center for the natives of Rajasthan with all requisites of a metropolitan city. The city of Jaipur, painted in pink, grasp the appreciation of every visitor. One can see that hoary charm still alive in the avenues of Jaipur.
The active streets of Jaipur get plenty of visitors, every year at their footsteps. The Ancient Testimonials in the form of mind-blowing monuments remind one of the past ages. The city comprises the famous structures like Hawa Mahal, City Palace and Amber Fort, the best architectural examples of India. Artistic temples and gardens of Jaipur, marks the atmosphere of serenity and aestheticism to the lands of Rajasthan. The lively city observes its ethnicity by celebrating various festivals like Kite festival, Elephant festival and many others, of Indian origin. All theses features make Jaipur, one of the most sought after tourist destinations of Rajasthan, India. The glorious city boasts of its cultural heritage from every nook and corner. Jaipur is the reservoir of Indian customs, traditions, civilization and legacy. Jaipur lies at a distance of 260 km from Delhi, the capital of India and the city is well-connected with other major cities of India. Every year, People across the globe come to experience this royal capital city of Rajasthan.
Rajasthan’s beautiful Pink City Jaipur, was the stronghold of a clan of rulers whose three hill forts and series of palaces in the city are important attractions. Known as the Pink City because of the colour of the stone used exclusively in the walled city, Jaipur’s bazaars sell embroidered leather shoes, blue pottery, tie and dye scarves and other exotic wares. Western Rajasthan itself forms a convenient circuit, in the heart of the Thar desert which has shaped its history, lifestyles and architecture.
Jaipur has much to offer visitors — everything from pageants and festivals to extraordinarily clad people, a wealth of handicrafts, a royal legacy of palaces, and sightseeing — that will occupy their time. However, should the visitors simply choose to walk around the streets of the old city instead, they will not regret it. All of Jaipur is an architectural gem, and no scheduled sight seeing can even hope to do justice to this rare city.
Some of the Jaipur Monuments which are worth site seeing are as:-[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”687″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Rambagh Palace” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”The Rambagh Palace in Jaipur, Rajasthan is the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur and now a hotel, located 5 miles (8.0 km) outside the walls of the city of Jaipur on Bhawani Singh Road.”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”693″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Govind Dev Ji Temple” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”This temple is among the 7 temples of Thakur of Vrindavan including Sri Radhavallabh ji, Shri Bankey Bihari Ji, Shri Govind Dev Ji and four others. The image of the deity (murti) was brought from Vrindavan here by Raja Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur.”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”689″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Nahargarh Fort” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”Nahargarh Fort stands on the edge of the Aravalli Hills, overlooking the pink city of Jaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. The view of the city from the fort is impressive.Built mainly in 1734 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur, the fort was constructed as a place of retreat on the summit of the ridge above the city.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”754″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Jal Mahal” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”The Jal Mahal palace has got an eye-popping makeover. Traditional boat-makers from Vrindavan have crafted the Rajput style wooden boats. A gentle splashing of oars on the clear lake waters takes you to Jal Mahal. You move past decorated hallways and chambers on the first floor to climb all the way up to the fragrant Chameli Bagh. “][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=” Amer Fort” block_desc_back=”The aesthetic ambiance Constructed of red sandstone and marble, the attractive, opulent palace is laid out on four levels, each with a courtyard. It consists of the Diwan-e-Aam, or “Hall of Public Audience“, the Diwan-e-Khas, or “Hall of Private Audience“, the Sheesh Mahal (mirror palace), or Jai Mandir, and the Sukh Niwas .” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#efefef” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ icon_img=”761″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”752″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Hawa Mahal” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”The palace is a five-storey pyramidal shaped monument that rises 50 feet (15 m) from its high base. The top three floors of the structure have a dimension of one room width while the first and second floors have patios in front of them. The front elevation, as seen from the street, is like a honeycomb web of a beehive, built with small portholes. “][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”686″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Birla Mandir” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”Birla Temple of Jaipur looks stunning, when it is brightly lit in the night. The enormous temple was built during the year 1988, by Birla Group of Industries, one of the business tycoons of India. The Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu , the preserver and his consort Lakshmi, the Goddess of wealth.Birla Mandir is constructed in the finest quality of white marble.”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=” City Palace” block_desc_back=”City Palace forms one of the most famous tourist attractions and a major landmark in Jaipur. The beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh during his reign. Among the various forts and palaces of Jaipur, City Palace stands apart, with its outstanding art and architecture.” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#efefef” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ icon_img=”763″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][icon_counter icon_type=”custom” icon_img=”692″ img_width=”300″ icon_size=”32″ icon_color=”#333333″ icon_style=”none” icon_color_bg=”#ffffff” icon_color_border=”#333333″ icon_border_size=”1″ icon_border_radius=”500″ icon_border_spacing=”50″ flip_box_style=”advanced” border_size=”2″ border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_style=”none” box_border_size=”2″ box_border_color=”#a4a4a4″ box_border_color_back=”#a4a4a4″ text_color=”#333333″ bg_color=”#efefef” block_text_color=”#333333″ block_front_color=”#efefef” block_title_back=”Jantar Mantar” block_back_text_color=”#333333″ block_back_color=”#ffffff” button_bg=”#333333″ button_txt=”#ffffff” flip_type=”vertical_door_flip” height_type=”ifb-jq-height” box_height=”300″ block_desc_back=”The instruments allow the observation of astronomical positions with the naked eye. The monument expresses architectural innovations, as well as the coming together of ideas from different religious and social beliefs in 18th century India. The observatory is an example of the Ptolemaic positional astronomy which was shared by many civilizations.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]

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