Be it the royal architecture or the delectable cuisine, Jaipur is a city with a lot to offer the discerning traveler. But don’t lose heart just because your stay here is short. With careful planning, you can make the most of your time and still manage to get quite a bit of sightseeing done. Just decide what you’d like to do, hop into an Uber and head out!
Where to stay
If you are an indulgent traveler, discover the pink city from the heart of Jaipur and check into the Taj Rambagh Palace one of the city’s most elite and magnificent hotels. If you’re seeking luxury with value for money, Marriott Hotel, Radisson City Centre and Holiday Inn are equally good options. But if you’re looking for an option which is easy on the pocket, then head to Ibis or Ginger Hotel.
What to see
Jaipur has several sites that feed all kinds of traveler interests. If you’re into architecture, then don’t miss a chance to stop by and marvel at the Birla Mandir in central Jaipur before heading out to Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar and Amber Fort in the walled city. If you’re a history buff, head to the Albert Hall Museum and Amar Jawan Jyoti, a memorial dedicated to soldiers of Rajasthan. If you’re seeking some picturesque greenery, Central Park is just the spot for you.
One must head to the bright and colourful local bazaars of Jaipur at Link Road or the vibrant MI Road replete with brand outlets and restaurants, where you can find great bargains on jewellery, fabrics and handicrafts. Art and culture aficionados must definitely spend some time at the Jawahar Kala Kendra on JLN road which hosts some great art shows, exhibitions, and festivals. End your day in C-Scheme area to grab some awesome food or have a fun night out in general!