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Jaipur – The Capital of Rajasthan

Jaipur is located in Rajasthan , India and you have plan for Jaipur then this place is amazing.
have been imperfect to look at destinations that aren’t too far and could
also be a good extensive drive trip, here is a sorted plan for you. Be ready to
explore the unknown. Short trips with friends and family are the best
way to calm down and enjoy tuning away from the hurry up movement and boredom in life.

History of Jaipur

Jaipur City was Founded in 1726 by Jai singh II, The King of Amer was decided to shift his capital from amer aroung 11 KM. from Jaipur, Jai singh consulted on architecture and architects while planning the layout of Jaipur. Jaipur was planned Under the architectural guidance of Vidyadhar Bhattacharya, This city was planned based on the principles of Shilpa Shastra and Vastu Shastra.

So, here’s a list of now the thing weekend getaways from Jaipur







1. Pushkar

A short drive of around 3 hours covering 144km will take you to the ever gorgeous city of Pushkar from Jaipur. The ideal way to make your trip moving is to discover the market of Pushkar and camel riding on the large expanded desert of Pushkar. One of the spray expected attraction is the Pushkar Fair which is held around October or November.

Places to Visit in Pushkar:

  • Pushkar Lake
  • Brahma’s Temple
  • Aptaeshwar Temple
  • Varaha Temple
Elevation: 510 m
Weather: 24°C, Wind SW at 5 km/h, 27% Humidity
District: Ajmer
Population: 14,789 (2001)

2. Chittorgarh

The Rajput culture with the fort and palaces of the city makes Chittorgarh a must visit historical site near Jaipur. The historical forts, palaces and temples of Chittorgarh help you understand the fearlessness of Rajput Kingdom. It is around 306km from Jaipur.

Places to Visit in Chittorgarh:

  • Vijay Stambh
  • Kirti Stambh
  • Rana Kumbha Palace
  • Sitamata Wildlife Sanctuary

3. Ranthambore

For all you journey fan and wildlife fanatic, it’s time to explore the puzzling national park of Ranthambore. Only 162km from Jaipur, this natural world finding spot is situated in Sawai Madhopur District of Rajasthan and is one of the largest national parks in northern India. Gypsy safari in Ranthambore National Park is best for tiger spotting.

Places to visit in Ranthambore:

  • Ranthambore Fort
  • Surwal Lake
  • Padam Lake
  • Kachida Valley
  • Lakarda and Anantpura
Address: Prempura, Rajasthan 322001
Area: 392 km²
Established: 1980
Nearest town: Sawai Madhopur

4. Sariska

Sariska National Park placed at a distance of 133km from Jaipur in Alwar district of Rajasthan, is a tiger reserve, so you can expect to have a peek of this royal animal amidst the lush green forest. The royal Sariska Palace, which was once built as a royal hunting cottage, is located on the edge of this national park.

Places to visit in Sariska:

  • Neelkath Temple
  • The ruins of Bhartrihari Temples
  • The Naldeshwar Temple

Address: Subhash Chowk Station road malakhera, Alwar, Rajasthan 301406

Area: 866 km²

Hours : 06:00 AM to 8:00 PM

Phone: 098451 14426
Established: 1955

5. Neemrana

Nested delightfully in the Aravalli ranges, Neemrana is a city of superb historical monument and enchant the tourists with its gorgeous lakes and valley. It is extensively known as ‘Raath region’. stunning lakes, big hunting lodges, historical sites and several variety of birds and animals makes this city a must visit while preparation an adventure in Rajasthan.

Places to visit in Neemrana:

  • Neemrana Fort Palace
  • Siliserh Lake

6. Shekhawati

People loving of explore the attraction with the handpicked work Shekhawati Region of Rajasthan is the place to be. From Royal edifices to ordinary households and step wells, all is decorated with richly painted mural, paintings and motif.

Places to visit in Shekhawati

  • Mukundgarh
  • Mandawa
  • Nawalgarh
  • Sikar
  • Churu

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