Travel Guide for Jaipur

This Travel Guide for Jaipur Holiday Tours introduces you to Jaipur, the capital city of the state of Rajasthan, West India and guides you in planning one of the best holiday tours in Jaipur.

Jaipur is a city bustling with energy on just about all levels and the city offers a quintessential experience of the erstwhile Maharajahs of India - both in its richness of culture and landmarks.

It is a wonderful mix of palaces, forts and havelis, centuries-old architectural triumph and modern designs, vibrantly colourful textiles and sparkling gem-embedded jewels, and the hustle-bustle of lanes filled with traffic and busy shoppers spilling out to the side-walks.

To experience Jaipur is to experience the grandeur of Rajasthan's royal culture in a contemporary, modern-day setting. Experience it today with a Jaipur holiday tour. has prepared this Travel Guide for Jaipur to assist you in planning your holiday tours in Jaipur. Find out which Special Experiences in Jaipur you can add to your itinerary to make it even more wonderful, read about the top places to visit in Jaipur, and what a One-day Holiday in Jaipur can be like.

Did you know?

    • Jaipur is the first planned city of India
    • The Maharajah of Jaipur still exists in title and resides at the City Palace. Visitors are allowed to tour the interiors of City Palace, except for the wing having the private residence of the Maharajah of Jaipur.
    • Jaipur is also known as the Pink City. It was named as such, after the whole city was painted Pink in honour of the arrival of Prince of Wales in 1876.
    • ´üČJaipur is an integral part of the famous Golden Triangle tour circuit and is one of the first cities to be explored by first-time visitors to India.