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Pink City, attractions of India

Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan, is a land of rich cultural and historical heritage that beautifully unfolds the legacy of the royal past of Rajasthan. Jaipur is synonymous with the words royalty, grandeur and opulence it is one of India’s foremost well planned city built by Maharaja Jai Singh II. Though the city is like one of the metropolitan cities of India, it retains its ethnic traditions and customs that are quite surprising for first time visitors. The cultural prosperity of Jaipur is visible in its local fairs and festivals that are held all-round the year. The place itself being a tourist treat with all its elegant forts an majestic palaces, however there are certain monuments among others that deserve special mention and are a must see if you ever happen to find yourself in Jaipur.

Jaipur, lovingly described as the Pink City of India, is the largest and capital city of Indian state of Rajasthan. It is the first well-planned city of India. It is amongst most beautiful Indian cities and widely acclaimed for its beauty and royal charm. This beautiful city was founded on 18th November 1727 by great king Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber. Located in the semi-desert lands of royal Rajasthan, this city has been emerged as one of the most sought after tourist destinations of Rajasthan and India tourism.

The forts, monuments and palaces such as Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, City Palace and Hawa Mahal are usually sources of pleasure for the inquisitive travelers. In addition dozens of temples and religious places are located in and across the city which makes it a fascinating spot for all those possessing religious inclination. The beautiful landscapes such as Jawahar Circle Garden, Nehru Garden, Ram Niwas Garden and Vidyadhar Garden disperse the aroma of the flowers in the atmosphere around.

Jaipur is acknowledged as the Pink City, and it is celebrated for its majestic buildings and forts. There are several of these old buildings beleaguered around the place, and every building is exclusive. Many hotels in Jaipur India are positioned in these old constructions, and this adjoins to the mystical nature of the place. Hotels in Jaipur are a picturesque jumble of Rajput structural design and contemporary sophistication, and this amalgamation is certain to formulate your stay a meticulously pleasurable one.

Jaipur is not only endowed with wonderful tourist destinations, but the city also boasts of an excellent infrastructure to support its tourism. Jaipur has some of the best hotels in India which truly compliment the scenic and architectural beauty of this Pink City. The city has a number of heritage houses, five stars, accommodation facilities and guest houses that are open all through the year for tourists.

Jaipur tourism is a major part of a tourist’s itinerary in India. The magnificent forts, beautiful havelis and colorful markets make Jaipur one of the most popular tourist destinations in North India. Its proximity to Agra, the city of Taj, further adds to its appeal. It is one of the three destinations of the famous Golden Triangle tour of North India that includes Agra and Delhi.

Udaipur is another lovely city in Rajasthan that attract tourists from far and wide places. This city is known for its number of lakes and hence it is popularly regarded as the “city of lakes”. The city is the major tourist attraction of Rajasthan. Udaipur city is also known for its lake, palaces, gardens, museums and many more.

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Sophie writer from USA and a passionate traveler, presently working for Green card which is an diversity visa program to settle in abroad.