Tourists who come to Jaipur are most excited about places like Nahargarh Fort, Amer Fort, Hawa Mahal and Jantar Mantar. The Pink City is a famous tourist destination of Jaipur and is the capital and largest city of Rajasthan. The major attractions of this town include the Nahargarh Fort and the Amber Fort. All these places are well noted for their historical importance, and they are visited by tourists all through the year.
The story of Nahargarh Fort begins during the era of Maharaja Jai Singh of the Sikhs running the state at that time. He needed to protect his capital from the marauding army of the Marathas. Hence, he ordered the construction of this fort to be constructed to give the city a wall against the foreign forces. During its construction, the fort was won over by the soldiers of the Sikh empire. Today, it stands proudly on the Aravalli Hills threshold in the state of Rajasthan, overlooking the majestic city of Jaipur.
It is interesting to note that there are three essential factors which determine the timings of Nahargarh Fort. These are entrance fee, age restrictions and the number of guests. Each of these factors is unique and has its significance. When it comes to the entrance fee, you will get a chance to see how the fort gates are decorated with beads and coins. Also, there are some exciting activities that you can participate in such as a camel safari, a traditional dance show and a pony ride.
The right time to visit is at the end of August or beginning of September. The most favourable timings are between September and May. During this period, the climate of this region tends to become cooler, and there is less humidity. The other important attraction to be visited during the visit to the Nahargarh fort, Mehrangarh fort and Amber Fort is the famous bazaars. The famous bazaars of Jaipur include Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal, Lalgarh Bazaar, Chandni Chowk, Havelis Bazaar, etc.
The entry fees of Nahargarh fort is Rs. 50.0 per person for Indians, 200.0 per person for foreign tourists, 5.0 per person for Indian students, 25.0 per person for international students, .It’s opening times 10 AM-6 PM Monday to Sunday.
The Amer Fort lies on a terrace overlooking a green valley, and it is a magnificent monument that symbolizes the undying love of a British citizen for his homeland. Every year, many tourists visit Amer Fort and indulge in a picnic to relish the beautiful day and look at the lovely view. This undying love for Amer fort cannot be explained, and it is a great tourist attraction. A few notable events that happened at Amer Fort over some time.
The fort was established during Jai Singh, who is also known as Rana Vaidya Singh and was the first ruler of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. He had made peace with the Mughals, and they were at that time in a weak position. But when they started to rebuild their fort on Amber Fort’s site, they found that the fort did not have a single arrow on it.
Amer Fort is also nightlife because the amazing part is Light and Sound show. Its show the history of Amer Fort in one Hour. Its sound is the real voice of Celebrity Mr Amitabh Bachchan. The entry fees of the amber fort are Rs. 100.0 per person for Indians, 500.0 per person for foreign tourists.Its opening time 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Monday to Sunday.
The entry fees of the amber fort are Rs. 100.0 per person for Indians, 500.0 per person for foreign tourists, 10.0 per person for Indian students, 100.0 per person for international students, . It’s opening times 8 AM-5:30 PM Monday to Sunday.
The Hawa Mahal or Palace of Winds is undoubtedly one of the iconic landmarks of Jaipur. It is a UNESCO world heritage site, and it was built during the Mughal period. Its construction has been attributed to the Mughal emperor Jahangir and his son Jai Singh.
The Hawa Mahal structure has seven rooms: the Vikram’s chamber, the chamber of flowers, the guest-chamber, the chamber of gold, the guest-chamber, and the queen’s chamber. All these are level one hundred and eighty-five meters high and covers an area of 21 meters by twenty-five meters. There are two courtyards of the Hawa Mahal. The main gate of the building is the entry gate, whereas the other gates are the main door and the Mandir gate. The structure of the Hawa Mahal and the entrance gate were constructed during the Mughal period.
Vigna depicting the scenario of lovemaking between the king of Bikaner and the queen of Jaipur, the Hawa Mahal was then referred to as the Rose of Jaipur, owing to the floral design that was used to make the structure. The vigna in the interior is made of gold and looks attractive with its golden colour. It has an arrangement of flowers of different colours arranged vertically on the vigna, giving it the name of the Hawa Mahal.
Hawa Mahal is open from Visiting Hours – 9.30 AM – 5.00 PM, the Entry fee for Indians: 50 Rs. Entry fee for Foreigners: 200 Rs.
The Jantar Mantar was built over two and a half decades. It was begun during the reign of Sawai Jai Singh and continued till the early Mughal period. The architect’s main task was to construct the sundial and its supporting rods and the other astronomical tables.
The telescope’s significance can also be gauged from the fact that it is one of the most essential construction instruments of Rajasthan. The most attractive feature about the telescope of Jaipur is the knowledge that it is one of the oldest buildings of Jaipur built almost five hundred years back by Rajput rulers. The best time to visit the renowned watchers of the town of Jaipur is during August and September or any other good months.
One of the most exciting ways to experience the magic of Jaipur is through the nightly music performances at the Jantar Mantar. These performances include instrumental dance forms like qawwali and duets accompanied by singers. This particular genre of entertainment is popular among foreigners, and thus there are a few theatres in the city where you can go to perform for a ticket at a very reasonable price. The entry fees of Jantar Mantar is Rs. 50.0 per person for Indians, 15.0 per person for students, 200.0 per person for foreign tourists, 100.0 per person for international students, .its opening times 9 AM to 4:30 PM Monday to Sunday.