Jaipur, the PINK CITY is located in the Indian states of Rajasthan, it is the capital of Rajasthan. It is around 600 km from Jaisalmer, which takes 9hr 40 minutes for the journey and there are trains, buses, taxies, and cabs available to reach Jaipur but the best option is to travel through the train and cabs here GET CAB INDIA provides Jaisalmer to Jaipur taxi service which is the best Taxi and Cab service in the whole Rajasthan at a reasonable price and with high comfort.
Jaipur is the capital city of the Indian state of Rajasthan also known as “PINK CITY” because of the pink color dominating buildings. It is located 268 km from New Delhi. It is a metropolitan city and tenth most popular city in India. Jaipur is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. The Jantar-Mantar and the Amer Fort of Jaisalmer have been registered in the “UNESCO World Heritage site” and this was done by UNESCO recently on 6 July 2019 after the 43rd meet of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee at Baku, Azerbaijan.
Jaipur is named after Maharaja Jai Singh 2 in 1727. Raja Jai Singh 2 of Amer found the Jaipur in 1727 and he ruled from 1699-1743. Architect Vidyadhar Bhattacharya planned the layout of Jaipur on the principles of Vastu Shastra and Shilpa Shastra. Raja Jai Singh consulted many books on architecture to construct his ambitious Jaipur. The construction was started in 1726 and ended nearly in 1730. In 1876 to welcome H.R.H Albert Edward, the Prince of Wales the whole Jaipur was painted Pink Sawai Ram Singh 1. Therefore the Jaipur is called Pink City. During the period of Maharaja Ram Singh 2, he gave importance to the education and constructed three colleges, including a girl’s and a Sanskrit college. The population of the city grew rapidly and by 1900 it had a population of approximately about 160,000. In August 1981 the flood caused due to the cloud burst which produced more rain than the usual one leads to the destruction of main places of the city including the International Airport.
There are many transportation ways to explore Jaipur but “GET CAB INDIA” provides the best Taxi and Cab service in for Jaisalmer to Jaipur taxi. To reach Jaipur you can travel by train, bus, etc. There is no facility for flights.
It is connected well to most of the Rajasthan, especially big cities like Jaisalmer. There are daily 4-5 trains that run from Jaisalmer to Jaipur and it takes nearly 12 hours to reach Jaipur from Jaisalmer.
There are many options when it comes to buses and the distance is around 560 km, it takes approximately 9 and a half-hour by road. The road trip can be a fun ride as it passes through rural Rajasthan which is providing to eyes.
It was built by Raja Jai Singh 2, it was originally named as Sudarshangarh but later renamed as Nahargarh which means The Adobe Of Tigers. It was constructed by Raja to improve the security of his region. It has also played an important role in Sepoy Mutiny of 1857 as it served as a safe shelter to British wives. The other mesmerizing thing about this fort is that it provides the most sparkling view of the entire city during the night from the top of it. The royal families used this fort as one of the picnic spots in Jaipur and also forest around the Nahargarh Fort served as a popular hunting place for hunting for the Maharajas of the Jaipur.
VISITING TIME AND ENTRY FEE
Full week: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm For Indians, the entry fee is Rs 10 For foreigners, the entry fee is Rs 50
The markets of Jaipur gloriously showcase its royal tradition and rich history. To experience the vibe of Jaipur the bazaars are the most ideal places to visit. There is the largest shopping mall in the city known as Johri Bazar, known for precious gems, jewelry, and sarees. Johri Bazaar displays some costliest gems in the whole world.
It is one of the must-visit places in Jaipur located in the middle of the Aravalli hills. The construction was started by Raja Man Singh 1 and was completed by Mirza Raja Jai Singh. The mixture of red sandstone and white marble in the architecture of this forts adds much to its magnificence. The walls around the fort are constructed steady and high to serve as a defense to enemy attack. The beautiful view of sunrise and sunset also adds beauty to this place. There are several wall paintings in which the precious gems added to its timeless beauty. Sheesh Mahal is the hall of this fort and it is made such that the light entering the hall spreads out to the whole fort, it is made up of numerous mirror tiles.
ENTRY AND TIMINGS
Daily 8:00 am to 5:30 pm. Entry fee including a camera for Indians is Rs 25 and foreigners it is Rs 100.
It is one of the most astonishing monuments present in Jaipur and is located in the heart of Jaipur. The main attraction of this place is its architecture which is Rajput and Mughal mixed style. Due to many reasons, this palace is the pride of Rajput’s. It was constructed by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh 2 between 1729-1732. The entry gate of Chandra Mahal is depicted with Hindu gods and goddesses in its amazing artwork. A small part of this palace is now converted into the museum which showcases the elegance of Rajputs. The museum is divided into two parts Maharani palace and BaggiKhana. Maharani palace which was formerly the hall of the queens now as part of the museum it displays weapons used by the royal family whereas Baggikhana displays carriages used by royal families.
ENTRY AND TIMINGS
Timing is from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Entry fee for Indians is Rs 40 whereas for foreigners it is Rs 100 including the camera fee.
Hawa Mahal, also known as The Palace of the Breeze is one of the most amazing and important places to visit in Jaipur. It was built in 1798 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. Hawa Mahal was the favorite summer holiday destination for Rajput families because of its windows built in such a way that irrespective of the season it always provides a cool breeze. The windows were designed in such a way that an insider can see clearly the outside world but an outsider cannot even have a glimpse inside the Mahal and it was done to prevent outsiders from catching the glimpse of Maharani. To visit this eye-catching palace you can book a Jaisalmer to Jaipur taxi service from Get Cab India.
ENTRY AND TIMINGS
Visiting time is from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm daily. Entry fee for Indians is Rs 10 whereas for foreigners it is Rs 50.
Covering around 21 Square kilometers and surrounded by the Jaipur city all around. It is considered one of the best places in the country to spot big cats. Formerly it was a hunting place for royal families and now a great spot to enjoy a safari in the middle of the city. Just take an open-air Gypsy in the park, you can spot leopards, Hanuman langurs, Blue Bulls, deer, small Indian mongoose, rhesus macaque, ruddy mongoose, Bengal monitor, Striped Hyena, desert fox, and many more animals
ENTRY AND TIMINGS
6:45 am to 9:30 am
3:30 pm to 6:15 pm
It was constructed by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh who was one of the greatest ruler and best theorist of ancient India. He was one who planned the construction project of Jaipur city, as well as other scientific monuments, he built 5 astronomical instruments to study space as he was much interested in exploring space. These instruments were called Jantar mantra which literally means calculating instruments. Another greatest thing about this place is that one of these instruments had been declared as the world heritage site by UNESCO. Jantar Mantar now serves as one of the major Jaipur tourist places and a pioneering source to amateur astronomy students.
ENTRY AND TIMINGS
Visiting hours are between 9:30 am to 4:30 pm. The camera is allowed so you can make some great memories back with you to your home.
It is called a Water valley trek because of its location near Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur in which Jal Mahal is standing like a crown. As the trek is passing through trails covered by green trees and beautiful chirping birds. Therefore one can get to see the view of Man Sagar in between. When you reach on top of the Aravali hill, the view of Jaipur with Jal Mahal and deep waters around is completely mesmerizing. The migratory birds in winter are visible in the lake basking the sunshine and enjoying with each other. you can enjoy this trek easily as it is easy to moderate climb and a happy feeling that can be achieved at the top.’ Distance:’ The trek starts from Jal Mahal which is located within 5 km from Pink city center. Height: Reach at a height of around 550 m through the trek. It is the best destination for trekking lovers.
The serene Galta valley holds the trail of ChoeurGhati trek in remnants of Aravalis. Within the laps of natural beauty and crossing paths by green trees, the trek allows one to explore Sun temple, Choeur palace and a lake in the woods. And the view of the trail is itself so mesmerizing that one wants to explore this place again on a free day-out. Monkey temple and monkey valley are also the joiners when one of this trek. Embark a day out in nature and relish some time here. ‘Distance:’ The trek begins from Galta valley and is located 14 km from Pink city center.’ Height:’ Reach at a height of around 500 m through the trek. To experience this beautiful adventure book a Jaisalmer to Jaipur taxi service from Get Cab India.
It is a holy and sacred place for Hindus. Many devotees visit here regularly. Embedded with deciduous trees line and rocky way, the trek welcomes the Bhuteshwar Nath temple as its halting point. You can enjoy the treck in midst of bird’s chirp and squirrels crossing the path innocently. From Sagar lake, which is situated behind Amer Fort, the trek begins with steep steps. These steps turn into a gliding path at later stages. Involved in the activity to take a view of Aravalis from close and bring a totally adventurous side of yours in the forefront. Bow the heads at the temple enclosed by lush green zone and enjoy the view from the top.’ Distance:’ The trek begins from Sagar Lake and is located within 8 km from Pink city center. Height: Reach at a height of around 570 m through the trek.
It is located on the outskirts of the regal city of Jaipur, Galtaji Temple is a prehistoric Hindu pilgrimage site. covered all around the striking Aravalli hills, it has several shrines, holy kunds, pavilions, and natural springs. This majestic temple is situated at the center of a hilly terrain that is bounded by a beautiful gorge that attracts tourists here every year. Galtaji Temple was built using pink color sandstone and is a vast temple complex housing varied shrine. Located inside the City Palace, the walls of this temple are beautifully adorned with carvings and paintings that make this place worth visiting. The Galtaji temple is unique in its architecture and has been constructed like a palace. A must visit place for Hindu devotees.
TIMINGS AND ENTRY FEE
Visiting hours are between 5:00 am to 9:00 pm and there is no entry fee but if one wants to click some photos then the camera fee will be Rs 50.
Bapu Bazar in Jaipur is one of the most famous markets of the city for buying traditional Jutis, Bangles, Dupattas, Sarees, Scarves, etc. Situated in the heart of the Pink City between Sanganer Gate and New Gate, the market is known for its alluring Rajasthani products including textiles, handicrafts, brass works, and precious stones. Bapu Bazar attracts tourists from all over India and the world owing to the authenticity, diversity, and affordability of the products sold. You can get some stunning bargains as well as all things – traditionally, Rajasthan.
The vivacious market, bustling with shopaholics at all times, is most famous for Mojari- the footwear made from camel skin. Among the myriad shopping options available are traditional Rajasthani lehenga- choli and Bandhej salwar suits as well as sculptures and figurines made from marble and sandalwood, hand-crafted home décor gifts and paintings, conventional block printed bedspreads, cushion covers, fabrics and a lot more.
To explore Jaipur and surrounding places there are many transportation services available like Jaisalmer to Jaipur taxis services, car rental in Jaisalmer services, etc. but the best way to enjoy your trip is to book a cab from Get Cab India service as they provide the safe, reasonable and best taxi and cab service especially for tourists in Rajasthan.