Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan (the state of India) and the largest city of Rajasthan. This city is also known as Pink City. This is the first planned city of India, located in the deserts of Rajasthan. The structure of the city of Jaipur is very beautiful and resembles the taste of royal families. Jaipur is the center of business centers, as it is the most popular metropolitan city of Rajasthan. In addition, Jaipur is a famous tourist destination in India. Millions of people meet annually in the city, and tourism is one of the main economies of Jaipur.
The Pink City has many excellent places to spend on your 2 days visit, and some of them are listed below:
The City Palace is a huge complex of gardens, buildings, and courtyards. The structure of this complex is like a palace. City Palace is located in the old city of Jaipur.
HawaMahal is also a very popular landmark, the Palace of the Winds is probably the most famous building in Jaipur. This place is located next to the City Palace.
Galta Monkey Temple
This temple is between two granite rocks. The temple is surrounded by many monkeys, but they are very friendly. The temple is located in the eastern part of the city, admission is free.
Amber Fort and Palace
Amber Fort is another attractive place to visit, located on a hill overlooking Lake Maota.
Fort Nahargarh This fort is also known as Fort Tigger. The fort was built in 1734 and is located in northwest Jaipur.
The markets in Jaipur are a great place to shop and you will find special things in all kinds of products.
The Central Government Museum is famous throughout Rajasthan and an important landmark of Jaipur. The central museum is located in the south of the ancient city of Jaipur.
Amber Fort, located at a distance of 11 kilometers from Jaipur, is known for its elegant architectural beauty of Rajputana, which consists of white marble and red sandstone. It was the ancient citadel of the ruling Amber clan Kaczawa.
JantarMantar is an astronomical observatory built by Sawai Jai Singh.
Birla Mandir of Jaipur, also known as Lakshmi Narayan Mandir, claims to be one of the most magnificent temples in the entire state of Rajasthan.
Bayrat, a Buddhist heritage site, is located 80 km from Jaipur. Here are excavated remains of around Buddhist temple, which is considered the first of its kind in India and the only one in Rajasthan.
Sanganer is located on Tonk Road, 16 km from Jaipur. The ruins of two Tripoli or triple doors, together with a ruined palace and a group of exquisitely carved Jain temples, are the main attractions of the city.
How to get to Jaipur
The Sanganer airport in Jaipur has direct flights to major cities in India, such as Delhi, Calcutta, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Jodhpur, and Udaipur.
Jaipur regularly takes trains to cities such as Delhi, Agra, Mumbai, Chennai, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Ahmedabad, and others.
A good road network connects Jaipur with other parts of Rajasthan, as well as with India.