Jaipur, the largest city and the capital of Rajasthan, is also referred to as Pink City. Built by Sawai Jai Singh, this place was India's first planned city. With spectacular hilltops and stunning fortresses, Jaipur has become a major tourist attraction among both national and international tourists. This royal city captivates travelers as it is known for its rich culture and tradition, magnificent art and artifacts, and brilliant past. The serene temples, the long standing forts and palaces, and beautiful have with royal touch to them; added on to the glory of Jaipur. Jaipur has a semi-arid climate. Temperatures vary here in different seasons. In the summer months of April to June, average daily temperature remains around 35 degree Celsius in Jaipur. May and June are the hottest months in Jaipur. Jaipur also has strong infrastructure in terms of electricity, water, road transport, rail transport, air transport and communication facilities. Jaipur metro is the recent achievement for the government, Jaipur has many tourist spots like Hawa Mahal, Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jantar Manar etc. all are easily accessible by public transport. Jaipur is the favorite investment hub for the investors and big companies. Industrial scope is very bright here, No. of large, medium and small scale industries operating since long. Many big investors are already functioning in Jaipur and expanding rapidly. Jaipur has well established medical and educational facilities with the presence of Govt. and private hospitals, schools and colleges.
How to Reach
URL : http://jaipur.rajasthan.gov.in
The Jaipur Airport is situated at Sanganer, 7 km (domestic terminal) and 10 km (international terminal) from the main city.
Jaipur is well connected to almost every part of India through the means of Indian Railways. There are several trains which connect this city to Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Agra, Kota, Alwar, Jodhpur, Alwar, Ajmer, Kota, Chittorgarh, Bikaner, Udaipur, Barmer, Jammu, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Pathankot, Haridwar, Indore, Gwalior, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Roorkee, and Kanpur.
Jaipur, the pink city is linked with the all the major cities of India through the network of National Highways 8, 11 and 12 to name a few.
Beyond the hills of Jaigarh stand the Fort of Nahargarh like a watchful sentinel guarding Sawai Jai Singh's beautiful city.
Central Museum or the Albert Hall lies in the Ram Niwas Garden.
Amber Fort is located in Amber, 11 km away from Jaipur
Birla Temple(Laxmi Narayan Temple)
In the southern horizon is a privately owned hilltop fort of Moti Doongari shaped like a scotish castle.
B M Birla Planetarium
The Planetarium offers unique audio-visual educational and entertainment with its modern computerised projections system.
The City Palace is a historic landmark.
Galtaji is a holy pilgrimage, located 10 kms away from Jaipur
It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Usta
Jal Mahal is a palace located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city.
Jantar Mantar at Jaipur is the largest stone observatory in the World and this feature makes it, a special destination for a traveler.
SMS Medical college
Police Station: Police Control Room(commisionerate)
Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation Ltd.