Nestled 42 km from the capital city of Jaipur, Samode is situated in the Sekhawati region of Rajasthan. Samode is visited by a large number of tourists throughout the year. Tours to Samode is common for tourists visiting Rajasthan owing to its historical landmarks, scenic beauty, shopping areas, and improved transportation and ample of hotels.
Transportation of Samode
Samode is well connected to other parts of Rajasthan. The nearest airport is of the city is Jaipur. The improved roadways connect Samode to Jaipur.
Places to Visit While on a Tour to Samode
One of the principal tourist landmarks of this place is the Samode Palace. This majestic palace was built by Jai Singh, who was the erstwhile finance minister in the court of the Maharaja of Jaipur. Samode Palace was built during the 16th century and was given as a gift to one of the sons of Maharaja of Amber, Prithviraj Singhji. Built entirely of sandstone, Samode Palace, stands tall and proud on Sekhawati region's outskirts. The interior designs of the palace have been made following ancient Rajasthan architectural style. Marble floors, decorated wall paintings, pillars, carpets adorn the interiors of this beautiful Palace.
The major attractions of this palace are the Sheesh Mahal and the Durbar Hall. The 300 years old Sheesh Mahal is entirely made of latticework. It is built on the southern part of Samode Palace.
The beautiful surroundings of the Samode Palace demand attention. The scenic surroundings add to the beauty of the palace. There is a beautiful fort atop the palace which can be reached after climbing 300 steps. There is a garden as well in Samode Palace. Tour packages to Samode India involves visit to this spectacular palace of the town.
Presently the palace is transformed into a heritage hotel. Guests staying in this hotel can be sure to have ultimate luxury combined with royal Samode hospitality.
Things to do while on Samode tour
Other than visiting Samode Palace, participating in the different cultural dance and music shows is also included in Samode tours. In addition, tourists can opt for elephant and camel safaris which are organized regularly. Samode is well-known for its handicrafts goods, which are widely displayed in the various shops of the town. Tourists can taste some mouthwatering delicacies of Rajasthan while on Samode tours.