Since when the city has been developed, it has always been the tourist destination for people across the globe. The marvel and the grandeur of the opulent palaces make for the major attraction in the city. Jaipur has always sought appreciation for the way the city has been founded.
Apart from the culture and the friendly people, it is the spell of the old glorious towering palaces that motivates many to visit the city over and over again.
Some of the tourist palaces that will forever make for the attraction include:
Amber Fort and Palace: Finding the first place on the chart of the best tourist palace, Amber Fort and Palace exhibit vastness and grandiosity. It is about half an hour drive from the center of the city. The fort stands tall on the hilltop looking over the Maota Lake. It was initially the home of the Rajput rulers. The interiors of the palace are still breathtaking. You can visit the fort anytime starting from 8 am till 5:30 pm during the day time and 7 pm to 10 pm in the night.
City Palace: Another luring and the enticing palace is the City Palace right in the middle of the city. The tall building of the palace in the large compound also has beautiful courtyards, gardens, and buildings. It is a realistic display of detailed workmanship, especially the peacock door. The city palace has a museum, art gallery, and it stores old Indian weapons too. You can visit it any day from 9:30 a.m till 5 p.m. daily.
Hawa Mahal: The palace of wind is known for its fascinating mesh of windows. Air passes through the windows and makes it very well ventilated. It was made for the royal Rajputi females to have a look of the market without being stared from the locals. You can visit the palace anytime after 9 a.m. till 5 p.m.
Jaigarh Fort: Spectacular structure holds great appeal for the army lovers. It possesses the world’s largest cannon on wheels. You can visit the fort anytime between 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Jaipur has too much stored in its lap and can always surprise you with its beauty. The royal heritage of the city will lure you for sure.