Jaipur is termed as the ‘Pink City’ fondly by the locals and the travelers for the pinkish shade of the buildings in the city. The city, which is encompassed by tough terrains and designed walls, is loaded with captivating majestic legacy and reminiscent traditional structures. Just as being Rajasthan's capital, Jaipur is essentially a part of our country’s renowned Golden Triangle Tourist Circuit. This makes it one of the busiest and also one amongst the most notable cities in Rajasthan. Of late, the city has developed in leaps and bounds and have turned out to be quite modern and flaunts a bunch of cool shops, restaurants, bistros and shopping malls here and there.
Here’s a brief Jaipur travel guide which will help you to plan your trip in the city better. Have a look:
So, while going through any Jaipur city guide, you will definitely check out a few must-visit places in the city. The ‘Pink City’ is overwhelming with options to satiate a traveler’s hunger and hence, there isn’t any dearth of places to visit when in Jaipur. The Hawa Mahal, the Amer Fort, City Palace, Nahargarh Fort, Monkey Temple and Water Palace are some of the spots which must be there in your travel itinerary for Jaipur. Amer Fort is undeniably the best tourist attraction in the city which you must not give a miss. It is a very popular shooting destination for Bollywood movies as well. Here, you will be simply stunned with the grandeur of the fort and its distinguished architecture. Apart from this, the Galta (monkey) Temple is the hidden gem of the city. Most of the people who visit Jaipur do not know about this place well. But you should not skip this while in the city.
Jaipur is famous for its cuisine as well. The lip-smacking local dishes are enough to make you fall in love with the place. So, make sure that you reach the best of places to taste the authentic Rajasthani cuisines like Dal Bati Churma and Laal Maas. And to taste the best of local cuisines, you should visit Suvarna Mahal restaurant at least for one meal. When you reach Jaipur, you might get too overwhelmed with the city and hence get a little confused about where to go or what to do. However, this complete Jaipur guide will help you with sightseeing and a walking tour all by yourself. Going around the city is not at all a problem and you can get a glimpse of the real local people and lifestyle when you opt for a walking tour or decide to explore the city in whatever way you like.