The best season to drop in at Jaipur is from September to March. The travelers will have no problems in communicating as both Hindi and English are widely understood and spoken. The local language is Rajasthani. The history of Jaipur is like a fairy tale. Battles fought, hearts conquered, forts and palaces built- every aspect of its history in engaging. The impressive monuments still stand tall in the capital city for the arrival of the tourists. In case the travelers avail guided tours they will be introduced to the facts and legends revolving around the places of interests. In fact it is amazing to notice that almost all the buildings have a tale to tell.
City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Govind Devji Temple, Hawa Mahal, Sisodia Rani Garden, Birla Temple, Galta Pond and several forts are part of the palces of interst in Jaipur. The city of Jaipur is divided into two sections- the 'old city' and the 'new city.' most of the local attractions are part of the old city. Besides the monuments within the Jaipur city a lot of interesting places are located around it as well. Samode, Sanganer, Madhogarh, Bagru and the world famous national parks of Ranthambore and Sariska are accessible from here.
Enjoying a central position within the state the city is well connected by flights with almost all the major cities in the world. The nearest airport is the Jaipur Airport. Flights from Delhi, Mumbai, Jodhpur, Udaipur and Aurangabad are daily available. While traveling within the sub continent trains can be also a favorable option for traveling. One of the most luxurious ways to travel around Jaipur isby availing the Palace on Wheels. The train commences its journey from Delhi.
Local transportations are easily available for touring the city. If the tourists want to travel to some other place from the city then there are several state and private buses that offer these services. Since the roads are well connected the tourists will have a comfortable journey. Accommodations will pose no trouble at all.
Besides visiting the ancient buildings Jaipur is also famous for its vibrant bazaars. It is a shopper's paradise. To put it briefly a vacation in Jaipur will be a memorable one for the Holidayers.
(Last Updated on : 12-08-2010)
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