Jaipur is also known as ‘Pink City’, the historical city of Rajasthan and winning everyone’s heart with its artistic style. This luxurious city was settled by Kachwaha Maharaja Jai Singh-II.
Among the major places here –
The City Palace houses the throne of the Maharaja of Jaipur of the Kachwah Rajput dynasty. Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, who ruled Amer from 1699 to 1744, started the construction of this palace complex. He shifted from Amer to Jaipur in 1727 due to water problem and increase in population. The complex is spread over several acres.
Architecture of the temple – Hawa Mahal When the Hawa Mahal was ready, its outer and inner beauty was made to be seen. This five-storey building is 87 feet high. Sometimes like a crown, the way it shrinks after the fourth and fifth floors, it gives the impression of a pyramid-like shape.
The beauty of this lake was the center of attraction of the kings of that time and the kings often used to visit it in a boat, which gave them momentary pleasure, but King ‘Sawai Jai Singh’ decided to build a palace in the middle of the lake. so that he can take a royal bath in the middle of the lake after the Ashwamedha Yagya
Jaigarh Fort is one of the major tourist destination of Rajasthan and is included in the historical monuments of India. Jaigarh Fort was built to secure the city of Jaipur. Originally built to protect the Amber Fort, the Jaigarh Fort’s architecture is similar to that of the Amer Fort.