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Rajasthan tour- The city painted in pink – Jaipur

famous hawa mahal,jaipur

Hawa Mahal, Jaipur

Jaipur, located in the desert lands of Rajasthan is the first planned city of India and is known as the Pink City . This city was once the capital of royalty and is now the capital of the state Rajasthan. Jaipur resembles the taste of the Rajputs and the Royal family. At present Jaipur is the major business centre for the natives of Rajasthan. In 1853, when the Prince of Wales visited Jaipur, the whole city was painted pink to welcome him during the regime of Sawai Ram Singh. Today, avenues remain painted in pink, provide a distinctive appearance to the city, hence the name.

Famous city palace jaipur

Interior of City Palace, Jaipur


Famous structure of Jaipur- Amber Fort

Amber Fort, Jaipur

Jaipur gets plenty of visitors from all over the world every year, the ancienttestimonials in the form of grandeur monuments depict the past ages. With Jaipur Tour you get to see  the famous structures like – Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Amber Fort which are best architectural examples of India. Artistic temples and gardens of Jaipur, marks the atmosphere of serenity and aestheticism to the lands of Rajasthan. This lively city observes its ethnicity by celebrating various festivals like Kite festival, Elephant festival and many more.


The glorious city’s cultural heritage can be seen from every nook and corner, this place is a reservoir of Indian customs, traditions, civilization and legacy. All these features make Jaipur, one of the most sought out tourist destinations of Rajasthan, India. Jaipur is 260 Kms from Delhi, the capital of India and is well connected with major cities of India.

Come and experience this royal capital city of Rajasthan. Take a Rajasthan Tour with Holiday India.



Posted by on September 10, 2010 in Travel India


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