Rajisthan Tour

Rajasthan as an Indian state is very culture rich and has preserved its custom for generations. Jaipur is the largest city and capital of this state. Jaipur is also popularly known as Pink City as all the building of the city was painted of this color to imitate the red sand stone. The heritage of city is such that one cannot afford to miss it on tourism map of India.

Among the many places to visit are the forts of this city. Amber fort is located just 11 km from centre and was built by Raja Man Singh. In this Fort Sheesh Mahal is the main site to visit. It is decorated with thousands of small tiles of mirrors on the floor and the walls. Naharghar Fort is smallest fort but offer a great view of Man Sagar lake and became more popular after the shooting of the Hindi movie Rang De Basanti.  Other then the fort there are palaces and the biggest and most popular amongst them is the city palace which present an impressive mix of Mughal and Rajptana traditions and history. Now it has been developed as a museum partially and other parts of the palaces like Chandra Mahal, Diwan E Khas, Ridhi Sidhi Pol, are also very well maintained heritage structures. Hawa Mahal is also part of this complex and this palace has more than 200 windows on its one side.

Other than this Jaipur is also famous as a shopping destination for Rajasthani Handicrafts. It is just a 5 hours drive from Delhi and it can also be easily reached by train or air.

 

 
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