Take a half-day tour of the Pink City and read about its origins and traditions. This is the best choice for first-time visitors who want a thorough overview of Jaipur. On a half-day sightseeing tour of Jaipur, see UNESCO World Heritage-listed monuments like the Amber Fort, the Jantar Mantar, and many other breathtaking, must-see attractions.
There are two options for tourists to visit Jaipur in half-day:
1.Amber Fort, Jal Mahal
2. Jantar Mantar, City Palace, Hawa Mahal
Tourists can choose any one of the above to experience Jaipur and make the most of their half day.
The city of Jaipur rises majestically against the backdrop of the forts of Nahargarh, Jaigarh, and Garh Ganesh Temple. The bustling modern city is one of three points on the golden triangle, which also includes Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur.
Between October and March is the perfect time to visit Jaipur, with intermittent showers bathing the city's streets and pleasant weather.
The fastest way to reach Jaipur is via the Indira Gandhi International airport in Delhi with airtime of an hour. Once you reach the Jaipur airport at Sanganer, you could hire a taxi or cab to your desired destination.
Jaipur’s climate ranges from post-monsoon charm, the scorching heat of the sun to cooler and pleasant winters.
Yes, the city is rather safe. However, we suggest you to be careful while meandering along the busy and bustling bazaars of Jaipur.
When in Jaipur, do not miss out on Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Johari Bazaar, and Amber Fort.
Temperatures vary dramatically during the day throughout the peak season (November to March). As a result, layered clothes, a light winter coat, and a shawl are recommended.
The tourists can buy the tie-and-dye fabrics in vibrant colors, block-printing, embroidery, wooden furniture, carpets, blue potteries, and mirror work in Jaipur and nearby villages.
English is widely spoken and understood at almost all tourist centers. But we highly recommend you to take qualified and government-recognized guides during your sightseeing in Rajasthan. They are fluent in many other languages like French, Russian, German, Spanish, etc.
The best-known food which is found in the menu of the families of Rajasthan is the combination of Daal, Baati, and Choorma, along with pickles and buttermilk. Another must-try is Laal Maas for non-vegetarians.
Various means of local transport in Jaipur range from cycle-rickshaws to auto-rickshaws, taxis, and buses. Local buses are usually overcrowded and should be avoided. Auto-rickshaw and taxis are easily available and can be used if necessary. You can ask at information desks at the airport or in hotels to get an idea of the fare.