Agra Hub offers tour itineraries to Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan
and one of the three destinations in the Golden Triangle Tour
of North India. Jaipur in Rajasthan, India, is an amazing
city full of surprises around every corner. With magnificent
forts and beautiful palaces, picturesque markets and colorful
festivals, tours of Jaipur with Agra Hub are sure to be a
Located among the Aravalli Hills, an ancient hill range in
Rajasthan, Jaipur is a city with many attractions. Founded
by the ruler Sawai Jai Singh II, who was the king of the region
around Jaipur from 1700 - 1747 A.D, Jaipur city was one of
the few planned cities of medieval India. Raja Sawai Jai Singh
II was a progressive ruler, who was knowledgeable about astronomy
and town planning. He engaged the architect Vidhyadhar to
plan the layout of his new capital. Vidyadhar designed the
city of Jaipur according to the Shilpa Shastra, an Indian
treatise on architecture.
Jaipur city is divided into 9 blocks, which criss-cross to
form a grid. Some of the most important monuments in Jaipur
are located in the center of the city, which you'll see on
tours of Jaipur India, with Agra Hub.
tours to Jaipur with AgraHub, you can see many beautiful monuments
such as the Hawa Mahal, a landmark of Jaipur with many
balconies and latticed windows. The Albert Hall Museum
and the City Palace are monuments worth seeing on tours
to Jaipur. The pink sandstone of which many of these buildings
are made, gives Jaipur City its name of the Pink City of Rajasthan.
The Jantar Mantar in Jaipur is a fascinating sight.
A visit to this open-air astronomical observatory is a must,
on your tours to Jaipur India. You can also enjoy shopping
in the markets of Jaipur for handicrafts, textiles, blue pottery,
jewellery, paintings and camel leather artifacts.
Enjoy your tours of Jaipur India, with Agra Tours from AgraHub.
You can also travel to other destinations in Rajasthan India
with Agra Hub.