Fondly referred to as ‘the pink city’ owing to the pink walls and monuments which were so painted during the regime of Sawai Ram Singh to welcome Edward, the Prince of Wales in 1876, Jaipur with its mighty forts & palaces, lively bazaars and vibrant culture attracts millions of visitors from around the globe including the international royalties and celebrities. The major draws of Jaipur are the resplendent fortresses which stand testimony to the elaborate Indo-Islamic architecture. Then there are sparkling palaces and havelis offering a glimpse into the lavish lifestyle and the penchant of royalty with arts and crafts.
From the recently UNESCO inscribed World Heritage Site Amber Fort to the Jantar Mantar (Royal Observatory) which again is a World Heritage Site and the majestic Hawa Mahal, there are plenty of things to do in Jaipur and amazing forts and best places to visit in the city to keep even the fussy travelers on their toes. Explore top things to do, attractions and 30 places to visit in Jaipur to plan your trip.