Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan, known as the pink city, is rich with its cultural, historical and royal history.
Nestled amidst the Aravali hills, Jaipur is the perfect blend of modernisation and ancient architecture.
You have forts, palaces, malls, temples, museums, local markets and lot more to be explored in this colourful amalgamation of extraordinary places to visit.
There are hundreds of places to visit in Jaipur and probably one day is not sufficient. However, not all tourists have the liberty to spend 4-5 days in Jaipur.
Therefore, here are the best places that are worth visiting in Jaipur one day sightseeing.
The best way to explore Jaipur in one day is by hiring a private taxi. Rajasthan Tour Cabs is the best cab provider in Jaipur offering the best hospitality and price.
To start the day, you should begin by exploring the historical monuments first, that will show you the royal side of Rajasthan.
Giving you the perfect royal feeling and incredible experience of watching the awe-struck architecture.
- Amer Fort:
7 km north of Jaipur, it takes approximately 2 hrs to completely explore this magnificent fort. And do not forget to click some pictures while enjoying the elephant safari.
- Nahargarh and Jaigarh Forts:
While returning back from Amer fort, on the way you can stop to explore the two beautiful forts which were built as the defence rings of the city. Do not forget to visit the wax museum in Nahargarh fort and the stairwells, where Rang De Basanti was shot.
- Jal Mahal:
Once you are down and heading back towards the city, you can stop at Jal Mahal and enjoy the mesmerising view of the palace situated between the lake. You can also buy some amazing colourful Rajasthani Jutis from the local vendors sitting there.
- City Palace:
Then head towards the city and visit the City Palace, which was once the residence of the Royal family of Jaipur. The palace comprises of massive rooms, displaying historical victories of the royal generations.
- Hawa Mahal:
Hawa Mahal is an architectural wonder, it has 953 windows that allow the natural cross ventilation and made it the perfect place for a summer getaway for the royalties.
- Jantar Mantar:
This historical monument is an astronomical observation site. It was designed to observe the astronomical positions based on architectural instruments with naked eyes. Jantar Mantar is the most significant and well preserved historical monuments in India.
- Birla Mandir:
After exploring the historical monuments of the pink city, visit the exquisite temple of Lakshmi and Narayan, known as the Birla Mandir, completely built with white marble.
- Moti Dungri:
Just beside the Birla Mandir is the Ganesh Temple known as Moti Dungri. This is a very old and famous temple of Jaipur.
- World Trade Park:
By the evening you have covered most of the monuments and historical places of Jaipur. Next, you can visit the biggest mall in Jaipur. WTP is known for its unique architectural design.
These are the must-visit places that you can cover in Jaipur one day sightseeing.
Some other places that you can explore if you have more than one day are Biological Park, Rajmandir, Kanak Vrindavan, Govind Dev Ji Temple, Statue Circle, etc.
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