Jaipur, the largest city in Rajasthan is an enthralling historical city which is an epitome of magnificence and vibrancy. With splendid fortresses, majestic palaces, tranquil temples and beautiful havelis, Jaipur is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the country. Founded in AD 1727 by Sawai Jaisingh II, Jaipur the capital of Rajasthan is popularly known as the Pink City with broad avenues and spacious gardens. The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is steeped in history and culture. Here the past comes alive in magnificent forts and palaces, blushed pink, where once lived the maharajas. The bustling bazaars of Jaipur, famous for Rajasthani jewellery, fabric and shoes, possess a timeless quality and are surely a treasure-trove for the shoppers. This fascinating city with its romantic charm takes you to an epoch of royalty and tradition. With splendid fortresses, majestic palaces, tranquil temples and beautiful havelis, Jaipur is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the country.
Jaipur - Places to Visit
Being known as the Pink City of India, Jaipur displays intricate work of art, exquisite jewellery and handicrafts. Alongside, the greenery of luscious gardens and the aroma of the pretty flowers, acts as the cherry on the cake to the fabulous landscapes, captivating the attention of any visitor. You cannot explore this heritage city through a planned itinerary, one need to just browse around and land up exploring more than the information provided in any write-up on the internet.The Amer Fort, Jal Mahal, City Palace, Iswari Minar Swarga Sal, Jaigarh Fort, Gaitore, Hawa Mahal and Nahargarh Fort are the magnificent forts and palaces which lures tourist towards its complex and intricate architecture. Jantar Mantar, Moti Doongari, Zoological Garden, Birla Mandir, Govind Devji Temple, Galtaji, Anokhi Museum, Central Museum, Raj Mandir Theatre, B.M Birla Auditorium and Convention Centre and Albert Hall and Museum are some of the famous places of tourist interest which makes them stay back for more. This isn’t it! Apart from exploring these extravagant monuments, one can also enjoy the various cultural activities such as puppet shows, camel riding and boating. Jaipur is one such location, which has something for everyone. Being known exquisitely for Lac Work, Meenakari, Marble Work, Gemstones, Leather Work, Wood Work, Paintings, Jaipuri Jutis and Jewellery, tourists can splurge extravagantly in shopping at the famous Bapu Bazar or Johari Bazar or MI Road.This culturally rich and royal city, Jaipur offers plethora of budget hotels suitable for those travelling to the city for work or leisure.
Accommodation in Jaipur by OYO
OYO Rooms, India’s Largest Branded Network of Hotels offers a varied range of hotels in Jaipur with three different categories viz., Budget, Premium and Elite. Situated near Sindhi Camp Bus Stand, OYO offers variety of Premium, Elite and Rooms categories of hotels, convenient for travellers looking for the best 3 star hotels in Jaipur. For people who like to unwind and relax in the lap of luxury, OYO offers the best 4 star hotels in Jaipur and 5 star hotels in Jaipur under our 'Premium' and 'Elite' services. Not just that, OYO also facilitates the varied range of hotels near the Jaipur Railway Station and Jaipur International Airport ideal for frequent fliers. Tourists looking for shopping in Jaipur can stay comfortably at the best budget hotels in Jaipur situated close to the famous market areas. Not just that, OYO also facilitates the varied range of hotels near the Jaipur Railway Station and Jaipur International Airport ideal for frequent fliers.Tourists visiting the Pink City for shopping purpose can stay comfortably at the best budget hotels in Jaipur situated close to the famous market areas. For instance, OYO Rooms situated at walking distance from the known market of handicrafts and glittering gemstone jewellery, Johari Bazar offers accommodation within a budget is ideal for shopaholics. Get ready to be pampered like home at the OYO properties in the posh residential location C-Scheme, making it one of the best budget hotels in Jaipur. Located near Jal Mahal and Hawa Mahal, the properties are ideal for leisure travellers with a love for architecture or history, hotels near Hawa Mahal, Jaipur are ideal. Vidhyadhar Nagar has a number of restaurants, a wax museum and beautiful temples and shrines. OYO holds a number of properties in many Vidhyadhar Nagar Jaipur hotels to ensure a fine stay for tourists. With attractions like the Rajasthan Polo Ground, Birla Auditorium and Raj Mandir Cinema Sirsi is a hotspot for travelers. Tourists can explore this region while staying at budget and premium hotels in Sirsi at best deals provided by OYO. OYO offers long stay options in Jaipur, apt for tourists wanting accommodation for a longer duration but within a certain budget. There are multiple hotels on the Sanganer Road, for travellers visiting the city for work on mind but also the desire to explore the beautiful Pink City. Located at just 260 km from the capital of India-New Delhi, Jaipur is the perfect getaway destination for those wishing to take a break from the hustle-bustle of their routine life. A variety of hotels surrounding the Amer Fort acts as a perfect location for tourists looking for hotels in Jaipur with value for money stay.
Events in Jaipur
Teej Fair: August
Teej is a two day festivity, celebrated every year in Jaipur. Many rituals and customs are performed to celebrate the bounty of nature, arrival of monsoons and subsequent blanket of greenery it casts over the fields attracting migratory birds. The festival is dedicated to Goddess Parvati, and families flock to pay a visit to temples to pray for prosperity and good health. A magnificent procession is taken out from City Palace for two consecutive days. The houses are decorated with fresh flowers and the town bustles with social get activities with delicious food laid out on the streets and melodious songs about rain filling in the air. Book your OYO today to immerse yourself in this beautiful celebration in the Pink City and gather memories to remember.
Abhaneri Festival: October
With the intention of promoting rural tourism, this annual two day festival features cultural performances from a number of states across India! Since it is held in the beautiful Abhaneri village in Rajasthan, you will also witness Rajasthani song and dance, puppet shows, camel cart rides, and a huge fairground featuring all of the best treats of Rajasthan. Get a taste of Rajasthan like never before as these events take place against the ancient backdrops of the Harshat Mata Temple and ancient Chand Baori. Book your OYO now as we gaurentee one comfortable stay while this festival gaurentees you with an experience like no other.