Exploring the Forts & Palaces in Jaipur
One of the most visited tourist destinations in India, Jaipur, attracts thousands of tourists every year from all around the world with its ancient beautiful forts, monumental buildings, palaces, museums, etc.
Explore Jaipur - the Pink City of Rajasthan on this one day trip from Delhi by car. Jaipur is a city with so many historical buildings and tourist attractions. Get a same-day return or up-down trip from Delhi to Jaipur. Spend a day exploring Jaipur major sightseeing places.
- - Visit two UNESCO World Heritage Sites — the Amber Fort and Jantar Mantar.
- - Enjoy an elephant ride at Amber Fort.
- - Explore City Palace Museum of Jaipur.
- - See Hawa Mahal - the most iconic monument in Jaipur.
- - Well-maintained vehicle, driven by a professional and friendly driver.
- - A hassle-free journey with convenient pickup and halts as per your convenience.
Detailed Itinerary (one day)
Jaipur is a major tourist destination among Indians as well as international travellers. It belongs to the tourist Golden Triangle of Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. Jaipur's nickname, the Pink City, is due to its distinctly coloured buildings, which were painted this colour to imitate the red sandstone architecture of Mughal cities.
The distance from Delhi to Jaipur is 280km and takes approx 5 hours to reach. It is one of the best highways to take a road trip.
Delhi to Jaipur by car
Your journey begins with a morning pick-up from your hotel or residence in Delhi / NCR city limits. Next, you'll drive to Jaipur, gateway to the state of Rajasthan.
Visit Amber Fort & Jal Mahal
Upon arrival, you can explore the Amber fort.
Amer Fort or Amber Fort is known for its artistic style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake, which is the main source of water for the Amer Palace. After visiting Amber fort, drive to the Pink City en-route take a photo stop at Jal Mahal (Water Palace).
Next you will visit Jantar Mantar, it features the world's largest stone sundial, and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is near City Palace and Hawa Mahal.
During the tour, you can stop for lunch at a place of your choice.
In the afternoon you will visit Hawa Mahal, a popular tourist attraction in Jaipur. Hawa Mahal was basically used as a veil by the royal women folk to watch the proceedings on the road below. Today it is the one of most visited monuments in Jaipur.
The City Palace
The palace is the perfect example of a mix of Mughal and Rajput architecture and is one of the finest, most opulent, and well-maintained palaces. It is a unique and special complex of several courtyards, buildings, pavilions, gardens, and temples. The most prominent and most visited structures in the complex are the Chandra Mahal, Mubarak Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple, and the City Palace Museum.
Return back to Delhi
In the evening after the completion of your time, between 5.00 - 6:00 pm you will be driven back to Delhi / NCR.