Jaipur Full-Day City Tour visit Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort and City Palace
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Pass By: Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, Hawa Mahal Tripolia Bazaar Road Badi Choupad, Jaipur 302002 India
Pickup at 8am from your hotel / airport in Jaipur and Begin the tour first, you will visit the Hawa Mahal, another Rajput landmark also known as the Palace of the Winds, for more photo opportunities. The five story Hawa Mahal was built in 1799A.D. along the main street of the old city. It is a pink sandstone masterpiece with semi-octagonal and delicately honeycombed windows.
Next visiting the Amber Fort. The Amber Fort is situated on a ridge just outside Jaipur City and is beautifully reflected in the lake below. Inside the fort, you will encounter the world-renowned Jai Mandir temple with its dazzling Sheesh Mahal hall of mirrors. The walls and the ceiling of the Mahal are covered with a beautiful array of mirrors, which reflect any streak of light, illuminating the entire room.
Continue the tour by making a photo stop at Jal Mahal around 11am. This Rajput style "Water Palace" sits in the center of the Man Sarobar lake. The lake is often dry during the summer, but the winter monsoons frequently turn it into a beautiful lake filled with water hyacinths.
After taking a short break to enjoy lunch at a popular local restaurant (own expense)
You will visit the City Palace which is located in the heart of the old city. Once the royal residence of the King of Jaipur, the palace was built using a blend of Rajasthani and Mughal styles. Step into Jaipur’s Observatory, a UNESCO World Heritage site which is the most significant, most comprehensive and the best preserved of India's historic observatories.
Later in the day, enjoy an afternoon of shopping in Jaipur. You will encounter some of the most popular items such as precious gemstones, silver jewelry, bangles, clothing, blue pottery textiles and much more.
The tour will conclude around 5pm when you are transferred back to your Jaipur hotel, airport or railway station.
- All Transfers/Sightseeing’s by air conditioned private vehicle
- Professional private tour guide
- Monument entrance fees (If All Inclusive Option Booked)
- Buffet Lunch (If All Inclusive Option Booked)
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Dress code is smart casual
- The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
This tour is the perfect combo to get to know the pink city of Jaipur! Our tour guide, Ashok Sharma, was very informative and keen. Always attentive to what we wanted or needed. He explained everything we needed to know about Jaipur, its history, culture and more. I utterly recommend it!