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Jaipur, known as the “Pink City of India”, is an enthralling destination of India, famous for its heritage, glorious history and vibrant culture. This Indian state boasts magnificent palaces, forts and museums that tell fascinating stories of Jaipur.

There are many fun places in Jaipur that offer plenty of attractions and make your trip more intriguing.

To satiate your travel desire, if you plan to visit this pink city, you have come to the right place! This blog post will explain the top 10 fun places to visit in Jaipur that will arouse your inner adventurer.

From historical landmarks to popular attractions, Jaipur has everything to cater to the taste of diverse travellers. Gear up for an adventure filled with amusement, thrill and cherished moments.

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Popular fun-loving places to visit in Jaipur

  1. Amer Fort

Start your Jaipur trip by exploring the awe-inspiring Amer Fort. Situated atop a hill, this magnificent fortress portrays the glorious aeon of Rajputana rulers.

The architecture showcases a fusion of Rajput and Mughal styles adorned with carvings and breathtaking mirror work.

While exploring the fort, on foot is an option; riding an elephant up the hill adds an exhilarating touch of royal times. Make sure not to miss the evening’s captivating light and sound spectacle, telling the fort’s history.

Amer Fort - Places to visit in Jaipur

As you approach Amer Fort, prepare to be amazed by its entrance gate, Suraj Pol (Sun Gate). This gate is adorned with frescoes and sculptures, setting the stage for the magnificence that awaits within.

One of the prime highlights of Amer Fort is the Sheesh Mahal, also known as the Palace of Mirrors. This mesmerizing palace is decorated with mirrors and colored glass pieces creating a spellbinding effect when even a single ray of light enters the chamber.

It is believed that the Sheesh Mahal was intended to replicate a glittery night, and it certainly meets its reputation.

Opening time: 8 am to 5. 30 pm

Entry fee: $2.5 per person

Pro tip

  • Many tourists flock to the fort during the evening, particularly on the peak season. So, to avoid crowds, visit the fort in the morning.
  • Sometimes, you need to walk or climb while exploring the fort, so wear comfortable shoes.
  • Carry a water bottle to stay hydrated during the sultry heat of summer.

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  1. Nahargarh Fort

Do you want to explore some cool and fun places in Jaipur? Then, include Nahargarh Fort in your Jaipur itinerary. Situated on the top of the Aravalli Hills, Nahargarh Fort offers incredible views of Jaipur and its surrounding landscape.

As the sun sets over the Pink City, the fort offers a fantastic panoramic view, ideal for catching dazzling photos and making recollections that endure forever.

Nahargarh Fort

Apart from its celestial beauty, the fort adds a supernatural element which makes your trip more adventurous and mysterious.

Opening time: 10 am to 5.30 pm

Entry fee: 60 cents for Indians and $2.5 for foreigners.

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  1. City Palace

Are you a history buff? Then, immerse yourself in the opulence of Jaipur’s history at the City Palace. This expansive complex houses a series of palaces, courtyards and gardens that possess their own charm.

Initially constructed by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in the century, subsequent rulers have made various additions and modifications to enhance its splendor. The palace complex showcases craftsmanship and intricate artistic details through its palaces, courtyards, gardens and structures.

Marvel at the grandeur of the Chandra Mahal and appreciate the crafted Peacock Gate. Delve into the captivating Textile Museum.

One of the features of the City Palace is undoubtedly the breathtaking Peacock Gate (Pitam Niwas Chowk), a meticulously carved door adorned with exquisite peacock motifs.

This palace has two structures; the Diwan i Khas (Hall of Private Audience) and the Diwan i Aam (Hall of Public Audience). The Diwan i Khas is renowned for its marble work and a stunning crystal chandelier that once graced Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh II’s presence.

The Diwan-i-Aam, on the other hand, was a place where the king used to listen to various complaints by the public and addressed their matters.

You will also find a museum inside the palace portraying a collection of artefacts, paintings, weapons, and royal memorabilia.

Pro tip:

  • Don’t forget to capture moments in Rajasthani traditional attires to feel the vibes of Maharajas and Maharanis.
  • While entering the temple of the palace complex, dress modestly.

Opening time: 9 am to 7 pm.

Entry fee: Indian visitors are charged $2.5 for entry, while foreign nationals must pay $8.5.

How much time is required to visit City Palace?

You need to spend at least two hours exploring the palace’s areas fully.

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  1. Jantar Mantar

One of the popular fun places in Jaipur is Jantar Mantar, where you can unleash your inner scientist and explore the prodigies of ancient astronomy.

Being a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this observatory was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II. This iconic structure has a collection of instruments that measure time, track celestial movements, and accurately predict astronomical events.

Jantar Mantar

Samrat Yantra is a popular and notable instrument at Jantar Mantar, which measures time with excellent accuracy. The device also indicates the local time along with the time of various cosmic events.

Opening time: 9 am to 4.30 pm.

Entry fee: 60 cents for visitors and $2.5, for foreigners.

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  1. Chokhi Dhani

If you are looking for a popular outing place in Jaipur, Chokhi Dhani could be the best one for you. To know more about the rustic vibes of Rajasthan, visit Chokhi Dhani, an ethnic village resort.

The place will welcome you with authentic Rajasthani cuisine and traditional dance performances. You can also interact with the locals and participate in various cultural activities.

Chokhi Dhani has inscribed its place as one of the popular tourist attractions in Rajasthan. The place offers various folk performances which portray the village culture of Rajasthan.

Chokhi Dhani

Here, you can witness traditional folk dances like Ghoomar and Kalbeliya to entrancing puppet shows and animated acrobatic acts.

Enjoy a camel ride, designs hennas from local artists on your hands, and witness the charming puppet shows that recite folktales.

Chokhi Dhani is certainly a famous outing place for families and friends due to its boisterous atmosphere and warm hospitability.

Opening time: 5 pm to 11 pm

Entry fee: The ticket costs between $8 to $14.

What is the best time to visit Chokhi Dhani?

October to March is highly recommended as it offers the favorable weather conditions.

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  1. Albert Hall Museum

Are you an ardent lover of art and history? Then, Albert Hall Museum is a must-visited fun place in Jaipur. This amazing museum portrays an exquisite collection of artefacts, paintings, sculptures, and rugs from various aeons and regions.

The museum attracts tourists from various parts due to the display of an Egyptian mummy in a particular area. The mummy is rare, well-preserved, and dates back to ancient Egypt. The mummy makes the museum’s collections more intriguing to visitors.

Albert Hall Museum

The museum organizes puppet shows and concerts, making your cultural trip more entertaining and enjoyable.

Pro tip

  • If you want an understanding of the museum collections and their historical significance, consider joining one of their guided tours.
  • Photography is allowed inside the museum, so it’s a paradise for photographers.
  • To make your visit more delightful, take some time to explore Ram Niwas Garden, a park that surrounds the museum.

Opening time: 9 am to 5 pm and 7 pm to 10 pm.

Entry fee:  For foreign nationals, the entry fee is $3.66, while Indians only need to pay 40 cents.

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  1. Jaipur Zoo

If you have a love for nature and animals, Jaipur Zoo should be on your list. This zoo houses a range of animal species and an impressive variety of birds. It offers an opportunity like no other – getting up close to wildlife! Visiting this place will surely add excitement and joy to your trip to Jaipur.

Visitors can observe felines, like lions, tigers, leopards, and other captivating carnivores, such as hyenas and wolves. The primate enclosures in the zoo accommodate species like chimpanzees, langurs and macaques.

This place is also popular among bird aficionados. They can spot a wide range of avian species here, from colorful parrots and peacocks to regal eagles and vultures.

The zoo also has a dedicated portion for reptiles, where visitors encounter various species of snakes, turtles, and crocodiles.

If you want to know more about wildlife and environmental preservation, Jaipur Zoo should be incorporated into your itinerary.

Entry fees: 15 cents for nationals and $1.8 for foreigners.

Opening time: 9 am to 5 pm.

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  1. Jawahar Circle

Are you tied up by visiting the identical palaces and fortresses of Jaipur? It’s time to explore a hidden gem of the Jaipur-Jawahar Circle. This park is considered one of Asia’s largest circular parks.

The park has lush greenery, a rose garden, and an enthralling musical fountain that relaxes and rejuvenates.

Jawahar Circle

If you want to escape from the hubbub crowd of the city, then the park’s location and tranquil atmosphere could be the best choice for you. Here, you can enjoy some time with your family by participating in various recreational activities.

Opening time: 6 am to 9 pm.

  1. Elefantastic

Get ready for an ethical experience with elephants at Elefantastic, a fantastic elephant sanctuary.

This one-of-a-kind opportunity allows you to interact with these giants, feed them, bathe, and even walk alongside them.

What makes this visit truly special is the sanctuary’s dedication to elephant welfare and conservation which adds a dimension to your experience while making it both enjoyable and educational.

Pro tips

  • It is recommended to book in advance as Elefantastic limits the number of visitors to ensure a high-quality experience.
  • Wear clothing and closed-toe shoes that are suitable for walking.
  • Follow the sanctuary’s guidelines for respectful interaction with elephants and other wildlife.

Opening time: 9 am to 5 pm

Entrance fee: The ticket price is $41.

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  1. Birla Mandir

To end your Jaipur journey on a note, visit Birla Mandir. An awe-inspiring temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi.

Situated on the base of Moti Dungari Hill, this temple amalgamates both traditional and contemporary architectural elements.

Built by the Birla Group of Industries in 1988, the temple is a tribute to Lord Vishnu (Laxmi Narayan) and Goddess Lakshmi. The temple springs a sense of spirituality and serenity with its white marble architecture and exquisite carvings.

Birla Mandir - places to visit in Jaipur

The temple is illuminated at night, creating a perfect atmosphere for meditation and contemplation.

Opening time: The temple is open from 8 am to 12 pm. 4 pm to 9 pm.

Conclusion

Jaipur’s unmatched history, culture, and adventure make it one of the most-visited tourist spots in India. As you start your experience to this vivacious city, these top 10 fun places in Jaipur will undoubtedly kindle your excitement.

From exploring the imperial site of the city at Amer Fort or City Palace to experiencing the thrill of wildlife at Jaipur Zoo, each city attraction offers visitors unique beauty and charm.

So get ready to immerse yourself in Jaipur’s enchanting charm and splendor while creating memories!

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FAQs

Which is the most visited place in Jaipur?

The most visited place in Jaipur is the iconic Amer Fort, also referred to as Amber Fort. This magnificent fortress, located atop a hill about 11 kilometres away from the heart of the city, draws in a number of visitors from all corners of the globe. Its importance, impressive architectural beauty and awe-inspiring vistas make it an ultimate preference for tourists exploring Jaipur.