1. City Palace
One of the best tourist places to visit in Rajasthan is the City Palace. It is a palace complex in Jaipur which is home to the famous Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal. The Chandra Mahal is one of the most popular tourist spots in Rajasthan.
Once it was the seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur and was built between 1729 and 1732. The construction of the palace was started by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II of Amber and later additions were made to the structure by the rulers successive until the 20th century.
The main gateways to the City Palace complex are the Virendra Pol, the Udai Pol and the Tripolia Gate. Commoners and tourists can only enter the City Palace through the Virendra Pol and Udai Pol. The most famous sights of the palace complex are the Chandra Mahal and the Mubarak Mahal.
Location: Tulsi Marg, Gangori Bazaar, J.D.A. Market, Pink City, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002
Best time to visit: September to March
2. Albert Museum
The Albert Hall Museum in Jaipur is one of the best and most captivating tourist spots in Rajasthan. Also known as the Central Museum, the Albert Museum is located in the middle of Ram Niwas Bagh’s lawn in Jaipur.
Established to be one of the oldest historical museums in Rajasthan, the Albert Hall Museum was originally sketched, designed and demarcated by Colonel Sir Swinton Jacob in 1876 with the aim of congratulating King Edward VII, Prince of Wales.
Location: The Albert Hall Museum is housed at Ram Niwas Bagh in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Best time to visit: You must visit the Albert Hall Museum between the months of October to March. The climate treats tourists extremely well during this period. The temperature in the other months rises to around 45 degrees Celsius and even higher during a few rough days. Therefore, tourists should book their plane or train tickets keeping in mind the captivating attractions they might attend between the months of October to March.
3. Amber Fort and Palace (Amer)
Amber Fort, more commonly known as Amer Fort, is one of the most popular and is located 11 km from Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. Among the most popular tourist spots in Rajasthan are Amber Fort and Palace which draw crowds by score from both inside and outside the country. Amer Fort is one of the most popular forts famous of Rajasthan and also one of the best places to visit in Jaipur Tour.
The fort is best known for its artistic depiction of Hindu elements. The fort is built with marble and red sandstone and consists of the Diwan-e-Aam or the public audience hall, the Diwan-e-Khaas or the private audience hall, the Sheesh Mahal and the Sukh Niwas. Remarkably, Sukh Niwas has a very indigenous form of air conditioning in which artificial winds are blown over a cascade of water to cool the surroundings.
The Amer Palace served as a royal residence for the Rajput Maharajas and their families. At the entrance to Amber Fort, there is a temple dedicated to Sila Devi, who is the Chaitanya cult goddess.
Location: Devisinghpura, Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001
Best time to visit: November to March
4. Hawa Mahal
Hawa Mahal, Jaipur’s most distinctive landmark is an exceptionally captivating destination spot, smeared in radiant hues of pink demarcating a delicate, honeycomb crowd that culminates to a great height.
Built in 1799 by an honorable ruler named Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, Hawa Mahal was an architecture structured to allow the housewives of the noble and royal family to attend the processions and the life of the place.
Hawa Mahal is considered to be one of the most attractive places to visit in Rajasthan, providing the tourist with amazing views of City Palace and Jantar Mantar from one place and from Sireh Deori Bazaar from another direction.
Location: The address is Hawa Mahal Road in Badi Chopad located at J.D.A. Market, Kanwar Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Best time to visit: The best time to visit Hawa Mahal is between the months of October and March, as the weather during this period is considered good enough to pass through the entire place. The temperature in this place varies between 22 degrees Celsius and 5 degrees Celsius, which makes the weather healthy and pleasant to walk around and feel happy.
5. Nahargarh Fort
Before, Jaipur was considered the capital of Rajasthan. The peaceful and uplifting town of Amer has established itself as the capital of Rajput. Originally built in 1734 and extended until 1868, Nahargarh is a muscular fort demarcating architecture with the title of being one of the best places to visit in Rajasthan.
Named after Nahar Singh, a dead lord whose restless mind disrupted construction. However, the fort is definitely worth a visit, favoring adventurous scenarios.
Location: Nahargarh’s address is Krishna Nagar, Brahmpuri, Jaipur, Rajasthan – 302002
Best time to visit: The best time to visit Nahargarh is from October to March as the temperature during this time is around 20 to 22 degrees Celsius.