Jaipur is home to many world famous ports and palaces as well as umpteen numbers of urban neighborhoods and shopping areas, or we can call Jaipur a little world rather than a state in India. The gateway to Rajasthan, Jaipur is fast emerging as a sought after business destination. From the colourful walls to deliciously different street food, and with a rich history, the worlds calls Jaipur “The Pink City”.
Here are some reasons why you should visit the Pink City before backpacking for a world tour:
1. Jal Mahal – Water Palace in Jaipur
Around 5 KM from the center of Jaipur city, Jal Mahal is indeed a must visit place. It is easily accessible by autos and taxis, or you can try the local bus service as well. The best part about the Jal Mahal is the chowpatty, street food market. If your are feeling like filling your stomach and the soul at the same time, try eating the aloo tikki chat by looking at the colorful Jal Mahal.
2. Cycling expedition at Nahargarh Fort
Nahargarh Fort is now one of the famous tourist destinations of Jaipur. An evening visit to the splendid palace is something you don’t want to miss. Cycling is one of the main activities that can done at Nahargarh Fort. You will find plenty of groups which organize cycling activities.
3. Ride on an elephant at Amer Fort
An iconic tourist attraction in Jaipur, that’s what Amber Fort is! Once you drive past the Jal Mahal, the charm of the Amer fort will start enlighten your eyes and soul. One of the most fun things to do in Jaipur is to go on an elephant ride exploring the cobbled paths and large gateways of the Amer Fort.
4. Chokhi Dhani Village – Experience the True Culture of Rajasthan
If you want to experience the true culture of Rajasthan, you need to Choki Dhani village in Jaipur. This beautiful village is spread over 10 acres and offers a huge platform for all the culture enthusiast of the world to experience the legacy of Rajasthan. Right from shopping of some pretty stuff to enjoying a hearty Rajasthani meal, this village never disappoints tourist.
Air India Express will take you to Jaipur to Dubai and vice-versa, 4 times in a week. Book your tickets online through www.airindiaexpress.in