Tour Highlights :
Tour Itinerary :
The driver will pick you up from your hotel in Delhi and take you on the 5-hour trip to Jaipur. Upon arrival, meet your private tour guide at Amber Fort. Enjoy riding on the back of an elephant to and from the top of the hill where the fort is situated. Amber Fort is known for its artistic Hindu style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake. The aesthetic ambiance of the palace is seen within its walls. Constructed of red sandstone and marble, the attractive and opulent palace is laid out on four levels, each with a courtyard.
Later we will visit Jal Mahal Palace, located in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. A gentle splashing of oars on the clear lake waters takes you to Jal Mahal. Move past decorated hallways and chambers on the first floor to climb all the way up to the fragrant Chameli Bagh. Across the lake, you can view the Aravalli hills, dotted with temples and ancient forts, and on the other side, see the bustling Jaipur.
Next, visit Hawa Mahal (Palace of Winds), named so because it was essentially a high screen wall built so the women of the royal household could observe street festivities while unseen from the outside. Constructed of red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the City Palace and extends to the zenana, or women’s chambers. Finally, see the observatory of Jantar Mantar, built by the renowned astronomer Maharaja Jai Singh. After the tour is over you will be taken back to Delhi and arrive at your hotel around midnight.
After visiting Hawa Mahal you will be taken lunch (own expense).
After Lunch, visit the City Palace in the heart of Jaipur, which includes the Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings which are known for the blend of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. The Chandra Mahal palace now houses a museum but the greatest part of it is still the royal residence. The palace complex, located northeast of the center of the grid-patterned Jaipur city, incorporates an impressive and vast array of courtyards, gardens, and buildings. Enjoy the fine collection of textiles, costumes, and armor at the City Palace.
After the tour is over you will be taken back to Delhi and arrive at your hotel in Delhi or Drop at Airport.
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