What are some must see places in Jaipur

If you are planning a visit to Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan, these interesting takes on the various tourist attractions of Jaipur are considered as the must visit places in the city:

Jaipur City tour

Rajasthan is one of the most happening tourist destinations in India and Jaipur, the pink capital city of Rajasthan tops the list of visitors throughout the year. And there are loads of tourist attractions to explore in Jaipur. Here is an extensive list of tourist destinations that you must visit when you are in Jaipur:

Amber Fort and the Jaigarh Fort

The Amber Fort is located on top of a hill just outside the city of Jaipur. It is one of the most attractive tourist spots in the city. It is a huge complex with several gardens, palaces and halls within the boundaries of the fort. Of course you should not miss the Sheesh Mahal which is the hall of mirrors in the Amber Fort. Do not forget to check out the largest cannon wheel in Jaigarh Fort. If you are adventurous enough, you can also take and enjoy an elephant ride up to the Amber Fort.

Hawa Mahal

This is a scientific building that is designed in such a manner so as to ensure there is free flow of cool air inside the building. This building was constructed keeping in mind the women of the royals who had restricted outings. The royal women would sit next to the windows of this Hawa Mahal or the Wind Palace and enjoy the cool weather in the evenings.

Plus now a days Jaipur night tour has picked up the pace as many travelers want to see the pink city by night. So from 6:00 PM to 11;00 one can visit Sound & light show at Amer fort and hawa mahal. Beside rest destinations can be seen in the morning.

Jantar Mantar

Yet another scientifically constructed building which marvels at the expertise and the knowledge of all those who conceptualized the structure. No matter which part of the construction you see from, the Jantar Mantar is able to tell you the exact time in minutes and seconds along with the date simply by using the sun rays.

City Palace

If you are a history lover and love being lost in the midst of the antiques and the history, you should not miss a visit to the City Palace museum and the Prince Albert Hall. You will find a lot of interesting historical artifacts used by the royals of Rajasthan.

Govind Devji Temple & Laxmi Narayan Temple

If you are religious in heart, you cannot miss visiting the Govind Devji temple and also the Birla Laxmi Narayan Temple. The ambiance of both the temples is awesome and if you are lucky and get to attend the aarti, you would certainly be content in your heart. And of course do not miss the Laddu that is served here as a Prasad.

Chokhi Dhani

When you are in Jaipur, can you miss out the mouth wateringly delicious Rajasthani cuisine? Visit Chokhi Dhani where you can enjoy the traditional Rajasthani spread like Daal Baati Choorma, Dil Khusa etc and enjoy the food with a brilliant Rajasthani ambiance and traditional culture.

A tip for all the travelers who are planning to visit Jaipur. Along with 1 day sightseeing tour or Jaipur you can also make a round trip from Ajmer. So just rent a car from Jaipur with driver and lend 2 days to explore Jaipur and Ajmer. Do check our package for Jaipur ajmer taxi for more details.

Birla Planetarium

If you have kids along with you to the Jaipur trip, make sure to visit the interesting Birla Planetarium which can provide your children with valuable science lessons in a fun filled manner.

Plus Jaipur has some amazing resorts which were royal palace and are rated as some of the best heritage hotels in India. Popular one among them are Rambagh Palace which is now a Taj property, Samode Palace which is a popular wedding destination & was the house of Jaipur PM.

For more information on places to see in Jaipur, kindly have a look at goindia.about.com

5 Amazing Hotels You need to Visit befor You Die

Today we have Mr Sharma from Hotel GTC South Delhi to share a post on 5 amazing hotel which he has personally visited, stayed and enjoyed. So today he is share 5 amazing hotels and resort from all over which he told us that these are 7 most visit hotels which one must visit before they die.

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

Taj Lake Palace Udaipur

Located in the middle of Pichola Lake, the Taj Lake Palace is a small hotel that vibrates with so much elegance and royalty. Anyone would be impressed of how a palace shines at the edge of a lake floating, looking like a marble that is so luminous.

Accommodations are unparalleled as what the exterior looks, with romantic rooms that are designed with beautiful decorative moldings and marbles sculpted to perfection.

Get to experience unique pleasure from Taj Lake Palace that is located at Lake Pichola, Udaipur – 313001, Rajasthan, India.

Taj Hotel Delhi

Taj Hotel Delhi

A hotel with a modern classic interior design, the Taj Palace Hotel will surely captivate the heart of anyone. Taj Palace is hailed as being one of the finest hotels in New Delhi, and is preferred as a place to stay by seasoned travelers. The impressive 6 acres lot inside the famed diplomatic enclave of New Delhi makes Taj Palace Hotel the best place to stay for highly regarded people of the society.

Well as we have mentioned a hotel in Delhi the I will also suggest that you are also welcome at my hotel in greater kailash which is quite popular among couples searching for hotels in Delhi.

The Machan Resort Lonavala

An exclusive and award winning eco-friendly resort located in Jambuine, a 1.5 hour car drive from Pune, and 2.5 hours away from Mumbai. Machan Resort Lonavala has unique tree houses that rise above a forest to at least 30-45 feet which offers calmness to people who find ways to be at close to nature. Each of the tree houses or Machan were meticulously designed to decrease any untoward impact on the natural environs while presenting hotel dwellers beautiful natural views well mixed for a comforting and luxury stay.

The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

OBEROI CECIL

The Oberoi Cecil highlights its luxurious hotel accommodations and amenities such as indoor swimming pool heated to satisfy one from the cold, a spa, and 3 restaurant dining options.

Guests can enjoy a cup of brewed tea or a drink at the roaring fire inside the Tea Lounge and Bar or enjoy Asian and European cuisines in Oberoi’s Restaurant. Enjoy also some amenities such as billiards, private bath and shower, and a laundry service.

Situated 7000 feet above sea level, in Chaura Maidan, Shimla, the Himalayas, The Oberois Cecil is around 10-15 minute drive to the Shimla station, and45 minutes to the Jubbarhatti Airport.

32 Milestone Gurgaon

32 milestone hotel

A newly renovated hotel, the Hotel 32nd Milestone is a boutique luxury hotel in Gurgaon City that has many possibilities offered for present and future guests. The hotel is near the corporate and technological hub of Gurgaon that provides a getaway from all the stresses in the corporate world.

Board meetings and intimate gatherings are perfect affairs to be celebrated in the hotel’s grand ballroom. Specialty restaurants offers a number of cuisines from Chinese, Indian, to Western flares. 32nd Milestone offers everything from important activity venues to simple relaxation. The hotel is located near the Delhi-Jaipur Bypass and a 30 minute drive from India’s capital, New Delhi.

And you can also check out sites like Tripadvisor for more hotels as that my favorite hotel search engine.

My 10 favorite places to visit in Rajasthan

Rajasthan houses a lot many tourist attractions which make it a perfect destination for a great, fun-filled vacation. This desert state has it all – be it the magnificent forts and palaces, beautiful lakes, the vast stretching Thar Desert, luxuriously soothing hotels and resorts, tempting food or a vibrant lifestyle with helpful, welcoming people.

Desert camps at Sam Sand dunes, Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer

What’s the use of coming to the desert state if you don’t get to experience the desert life? Set off for the desert safari from the Sam Sand Dunes in Jaisalmer. Riding through the crests and troughs of the desert on a camelback is a challenging yet an enthralling experience. Choose to spend a night under the starlit sky by opting for a desert camp. Enjoy folk dance performances and bonfire games with fellow tourists. And get more information on Jaisalmer at chetram voyages jodhpur jaisalmer tour package.

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur

Jodhpur

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur is known to be the last of the great palaces of India which has now been transformed into a luxurious heritage hotel. This golden hued sandstone monument offers acres of lush gardens, lavish interiors, great artwork, dining option under starry night sky and massages at Taj Spa. You will love it for its royalty and the kind of feel it gives.

Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore

This is the best place to visit for wildlife enthusiasts since the chances of spotting a tiger here are the most. It is easily accessible and has a lot to offer including jungle safaris, spotting tigers and other species, observing nature, the 10th century fort ruins and several temples.

Cinnamon, Jal Mahal Palace, Jaipur

Jal mahal

Among beautiful lakes and deserts, you can’t miss on exquisite restaurants with local delicacies. One such place is the Cinnamon in Jaipur which offers you cuisines from the royal kitchens of Rajasthan including the royal Rajasthani thali that is super delicious with distinct flavors.

And if so far you think that Rajasthan is an amazing destination and you must explore this state then have a look at Golden Triangle Tour Package details which giver great deal of information on places to see in Rajasthan along with a few other destination. Plus also check out the complete Rajasthan tour package which is also an excellent holiday package as here one can easily explore more then half od dozen of tourist destinations like the city of Jaipur, Udaipur, Jaisalmer etc.

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

This is another magnificent heritage hotel set amidst the waters of a beautiful lake and surrounded by the Aravallis. The interiors are as beautiful as its exteriors, especially when viewed amidst glittering lights at night. Every corner of the hotel is enchanting and the scenic views are meant to leave you spellbound.

Annual Camel fair, Pushkar

An annual camel fair is organized in the small desert town of Pushkar usually during November. You may get to witness about 50,000 camels here, experience camel races, cattlemen, etc.

Choki Dhani, Jaipur

Choki Dhani is a village resort in Jaipur which gives you a feel of the rural Rajasthan culture. Some of the attractions here include numerous lanterns, folk dance performances, puppet shows, street acrobats’ performances and a perfect Rajasthani meal which is served by men wearing their traditional dress.

Mount Abu

It is the only hill station of Rajasthan and it offers amazing views of the Aravallis which makes it a perfect getaway for nature lovers. The 400-1000 years old Delwara Jain temples are a site of extreme pilgrimage significance. It is too cold during winters so pack well.

Kumbhalgarh Fort

The Kumbhalgarh Fort is known well as the birthplace of the great warrior, Maharana Pratap. The fort is now open to the public and has many entry gates. It stands tall as a reminiscence of the bygone 15th century.

Lake Pichola, Udaipur

Lake Pichola is one of the most beautifully created Lake marking back to the 1362 AD. It is the best location for getting amazing sunset views.

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