Top things to do in Amber

Top Choice Fort in Amber

Amber Fort

This magnificent fort comprises an extensive palace complex, built from pale yellow and pink sandstone, and white marble, and is divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard. It is possible to visit …
Museum in Amber

Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing

This interesting museum in a restored haveli (traditional, ornately decorated residence) documents the art of hand-block printing, from old traditions to contemporary design. You can watch masters carve unbelievably…
Fort in Amber


A scrubby green hill rises above Amber and is topped by the imposing Jaigarh, built in 1726 by Jai Singh. The stern fort, punctuated by whimsical-hatted lookout towers, was never captured and has survived intact thr…
Art in Amber

Gallery Artchill

Artchill displays some excellent contemporary artists, many of which are based in Rajasthan. The gallery is found as you exit Amber Fort. The collection – not exclusively, but mostly – of paintings, changes regularl…
Historic Site in Amber

Panna Meena Baori

A pretty baori (step-well) with geometrical designs and sharp shadows that has been restored. Pity about the putrid water.
Outdoor Cinema in Amber

Amber Sound & Light Show

This history lesson with a little drama takes place below the fort in the Kesar Kiyari complex near Maota Lake.