Historical Jaipur

Cultural & Theme Tours in Jaipur

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Jaipur brings the past comes alive in magnificent forts and palaces, blushed pink, where once lived the maharajas. This mesmerizing city with its romantic charm takes you to an era of royalty and tradition.Visit the fascinating sites and explore the history of Jaipur on a private day tour. You’ll travel by private air-conditioned vehicle and enjoy the services of your own local guide who is not just a guide but a passionate individual who will share his love for his beautiful city and knowledge with you.Apart from its magnificent sites and colourful markets Jaipur is also very famous for its food culture you will have an opportunity to enjoy the delectable local cuisine
You will be picked up by your guide in the morning to start with your tour. Driving through the markets of pink city your first stop will be the remarkable Hawa mahal or wind palace which is the signature building of Jaipur and second most photographed in Rajasathan. After this photo stop we will proceed towards the ancient town Amber which is aproximately10 km’s away from Jaipur. Once we reach Amber we will stop at the old step-well which is a masterpiece of architecture and used to be a major water resource during the old days. After the stepwell we will visit the magnificent Amber palace situated on a hilltop.I will take you around this spell-bounding palace and share some interesting facts and stories. After we finish with the tales of the glorious warrior history of Rajasthan we will head back towards the pink city and on the way we will have a photo stop at the water place of Jaipur known as Jal mahal built right in the middle of Man sagar lake. The beautiful structure which once was a royal hunting palace is not opened for the public but its beauty can be admired from the bank.After you have enjoyed your lunch break you will head to the famous Jantar Mantar observetory built by the founder of Jaipur Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. This remarkable piece of art and architecture is a world heritage site and an astronomical wonder.Your knowledgeable guide will share his knowledge of astrology and the connection of the Indian astrology/astronomy with the various instruments of this interesting observatory.With a great learning of history, art , architecture and Indian astrology your tour will end at your hotel.

What’s included

  • Pickup and drop from your accommodation if it’s less than 12 kilometers from the city centre.
  • Guided tour of Amber palace, Jantar mantar observatory and an old step well.
  • Photo stop at Hawa mahal and Jal mahal
  • Vegetarian Indian lunch in a local place.
  • Services of a licensed English speaking local guide.
  • Transportation by air conditioned vehicle.

What’s not included

  • Pickup and drop, if the accommodation is more than 12 kilometers from the city centre.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Items of personal nature.
  • Alcoholic/ Non alcoholic beverages/ Mineral water.
  • Camera fee if applicable.
  • Tips/gratuities for guide, driver etc.
  • Anything not mentioned as inclusions