10. Birla Mandir
Birla Mandir, Jaipur is one of the best places to visit in Jaipur. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Laxmi & Lord Vishnu , it is constructed only with White Marble. The temple is famous for its intricate patterns & designs which are engraved on the marble.
9. Jal Mahal
Jal Mahal or the Water Mahal is one of the most beautiful palace of india. It is situated in jaipur in Man Sagar lake. Maharaja Jaisingh II Built the palace in memory of his ancestors. The night & the light makes the palace look alluring.
8. Albert Hall Museum
The Albert Hall Museum is built by Maharaja Madho Singh II. The museum was named after King Albert Edward who laid the foundation stone of the museum. The Albert Hall Museum is the oldest museum of Rajasthan. The museum has historical collection of antiques & even a Egyptian Mummy.
7. Nahargarh Fort
Nahargarh Fort was built by Maharaja Sawai Jaisingh II for protection of the city. Nahargarh Fort was never attacked by any force from the time it was Build. The fort is not only historically important but was also a part of the famous film – Rang De Basanti. Nahargarh Fort also has Wax Museum, Sheesh Mahal & even a replica of The Kohinoor Diamond.
6. Jaigarh Fort
Jaigarh Fort was built by & named after Raja Jaisingh II. The fort is built completely with Red Sandstones. Dara Shikoh the brother of The Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb was killed in Jaigarh Fort. The fort is famous for its canon – Jaivana & is the world’s largest cannon on wheels.
Chand Bawri (stepwell) is a well which extends 100 ft into the ground. It is India’s largest & deepest stepwell of India. The well has beautiful carvings & shows the rich rajasthani architecture. One of the main reason to visit Chand Bawri is that , the Bawri has been showcased in various movies like Bhool Bhulaiyaa & The Dark Knight Rises.
4. Amber Fort
Amber or Amer Fort was built by Raja Man Singh. The fort is situated on the banks of Maota Lake, built on a hill. The fort is mainly built with sandsone & marbles. The Diwan-e-Khas, Sheesh Mahal & the Sukh Niwas makes Amber Fort a must visit place in jaipur. Jaigarh Fort has been declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
3. City Palace
City Palace Jaipur is the home of the royal family of Jaipur. The palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. The architecture is a combination of Rajput, Mughal & European culture. The palace also has a museum which showcases pictures, royal textiles, armoury & a transport gallery.
2. Jantar Mantar
Jantar Mantar unlike any other places in jaipur , Jantar Mantar is an Art of Science. Built by Maharaja Sawai Jaisingh II , it has a collection of nineteen astronomical equipments. The equipments can calculate Time, position of celestial bodies including Sun , latitude & many more. The world’s largest Sundial is located in Jantar Mantar. Jantar Mantar has been declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
1. Hawa Mahal
Hawa Mahal ( Palace of Winds ) is the best place to visit in Jaipur. The palace is built from Red & Pink sandsone. The palace is famous for its magnificent & illustrious designs & carvings.