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Jaipur is the capital of India’s Rajasthan state. It evokes the royal family that once ruled the region and that, in 1727, founded what is now called the Old City, or “Pink City” for its trademark building color. 

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Jaipur: “Pink city”

The capital city of the state of Rajasthan, Jaipur evokes the royal family that once ruled this region. The stately streets and pink buildings of the Old City are a reminder of the royal history of the region. The City Palace complex, home to the Rajasthani royal family, includes courtyards, gardens, museums, and other royal treasures. The palace itself is worth a visit and is a must-see for visitors to the city.

Jaipur’s vibrant culture and welcoming people make for a fun and memorable visit. The city’s inhabitants are fiercely connected to their traditions but are open and welcoming to tourists. Many women wear colorful outfits, jewelry made locally, and engage with tourists in a friendly manner. While the city is a wonderful blend of modern and traditional lifestyles, it has a unique charm that only Jaipur can offer. The city’s architecture is beautiful and well preserved.

The city is surrounded by mighty forts. The Amer Fort was built to protect the city, while the Nahargarh Fort was built to protect the city. Today, these forts are open to the public. A visit to the fort will enlighten you and your loved ones. You can also enjoy local cuisine in any of the many street stalls. If you want to sample some of the best of the traditional cuisines in the country, visit the Moti Dungri temple.

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“jaipur is believed to be the First planned city in the country, Maharaja Jai Singh felt the need of shifting his capital city from Amer to Jaipur with the increase in population and the growing scarcity of water and Jaipur was constructed over a period of 4 years”

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    Quiet and peaceful, friendly people, amazing architecture and history of the city, lots of gardens and greenery around, easily accessible, great food, awesome for shopping of handicrafts, jewelry and clothes, host to Jaipur literature festival

    Extreme temperatures- very hot in summers,very cold in winter evenings. polluted.

    Since people from all over the World visit Jaipur, connectivity is not an issue at all. Jaipur (Sanganer) Airport is well connected to Mumbai, Delhi and other main cities. Jaipur Railway Station is connected to many cities by direct train connections. The place holds a good network of roads, and hence the luxury buses will conveniently connect you to almost all places. history, or teenagers coming in to enjoy a taste of the most amazing kind of nightlife, or just another traveller looking to explore the beautiful city.

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