Top Attractions In Rajasthan

Rajasthan is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, for both domestic and international tourists.Rajasthan attracts tourists for its historical forts, palaces, art and culture. Every third foreign tourist visiting India also travels to Rajasthan as it is part of the Golden Triangle for tourists visiting India here we list out the top tourist attracyions in uttar pradesh for you .

1Jaipur

Jaipur is also popularly known as the Pink City, is the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Jaipur is a very famous tourist and education destination in India.Lots of people flock to Jaipur to view the various forts and monuments in Jaipur which reflect its glorious past. Tourism is a significant part of Jaipur's economy. Some of the world's best hotels are located here.

2Hawa Mahal
Hawa Mahalflickr/Machalle

Hawa Mahal is a wonderful place to visit which is positioned within the premises of the city palace. The five storied building is a pleasure to watch during the sunrise; the golden rays illuminate the structure. The Mahal is also called the “Palace of Winds”.

3Jaigarh Fort
Jaigarh Fortflickr/Dan Kit

Jaipur is the capital of the state and the city contains some beautiful architecture of Rajputs. One of the flamboyant architecture of Rajputs is the Amber Fort. The city Amber is located 11kms away from Jaipur, the present capital of Rajasthan. The fort is situated on the banks of the Lake Maota and belonged to the ancient rulers of the Kachhawa clan.

4City Palace

City Palace is an enormous palace complex housing two palaces Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal within the premises. This Palace complex is built in the heart of the city. The palace was from where the Maharaja of Jaipur ruled his province. He was the king of the Kachwaha Rajput clan. The edifice was built sometime between 1729 and 1732 by Sawai Jai Singh II and then the building had undergone so many works till date to look what it is now.

5Central Museum
Central Museumflickr/Kevin Tsai

Central Museum is one of the oldest museums in India and the oldest in Jaipur and is located in Ramnivas Gardens. British Army officer, Lt. Swinton Jacob supervised the construction of this building during his term, in 1876. The museum is also known as Albert Museum or the Government Central museum. The Maharaj of Jaipur during this time, Maharaja Ram Singh commissioned this building to be a town hall; but Madho Singh, his successor transformed this structure into an art museum.

6Rambagh palace

Rambagh palace is one of the reputed hotel groups now, which was a royal residence of the King of Jaipur earlier. Jaipur attracts a lot of tourists round the year for its excellent artistic buildings, forts, and avenue and of course the Thar Desert. How nice it would be to stay in this luxuriously flamboyant city of artistic buildings with a feel of staying at a palace? Rambagh Hotel provides with a numerous facility to make the short stint, a pleasurable memory.

7Jal Mahal

Jai Singh II of Amber has played a noteworthy role in renovating this site. This site Jal Mahal means “Water Palace”. The palace is built in the center of the Lake Man Sagar. But Jal Mahal was deserted until 2001, because the building was not well maintained and hardly attracted tourists. Moreover the lake surrounding the palace also got polluted due to the wastage that flowed into the river from the city Jaipur.

8Amber Fort

Amber Fort is a part of the Jaigarh Fort which is built above the Amber. Both these forts are connected through some equipped passages, and revealed the richness of the Kachhawa clan. Like the Jaigarh fort, the Amber fort is also built with marbles and white & red sandstone. This fort reveals the typical Rajput style of architecture.

More great destinations can be found in the Explore India page.

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