10 Best Places to Visit in Jaipur - Popular Tourist Attractions

People can both appreciate historical sites and modern buildings in this place. In general, there are 10 best places to visit in Jaipur listed as follows to help you better arrange your travel plan.

1. Amer Fort

Amer Fort, Jaipur


It sits atop a hill overlooking Jaipur and is a popular tourist attraction in Jaipur featuring the blend of Hindu and Islamic styles. The most amazing building in it is Sheesh Mahal, which is also called “hall of mirrors”.

Ticket Price: Rs500 for foreigners; Rs100 per person at night
Opening Time: 8:00-17:30; 19:00-22:00
Transportation: By bus, auto rickshaw or taxi
Time Reference: 2-3 hours

2. Hawa Mahal

Palace of Wind

It is the most distinctive landmark in Jaipur, also called “wind palace” because of its pink walls and numerous little windows. Hawa Mahal is a must-see tourist place in Jaipur.

Ticket Price: Rs200 for foreigners
Opening Time: 9:00-16:30
Transportation: By bus, tutu or taxi
Time Reference: 1 hour

3. City Palace

City Palace, Jaipur

Located in the old town of Jaipur, it is one of the most preserved-well ruins in India. Royal family still lives in the palace. City Palace complex is not only a historical sites but also a lively museum. People can admire the glory of Indian civilization in here. It is a popular attraction in Jaipur.

Ticket Price: Rs500 for foreigners
Opening Time: 9:30-17:00; 19:00-22:00
Transportation: By bus, tutu or taxi
Time Reference: 2-3 hours

4. Jantar Mantar Observatory

Jantar Mantar Observatory

Many strange sculptures and astrological instruments are scattered at lawn and this observatory is preserved well that people can still use it. It is an interesting tourist attraction in Jaipur.

Ticket Price: Rs200 for foreigners
Opening Time: 9:00-16:30
Transportation: By bus or walk
Time Reference: 1 hour

5. Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort

It is also called Tiger Fort, which was built to defend the city. Nahargarh Fort offers the great sunset views for visitors.

Ticket Price: Rs200 for foreigners
Opening Time: 10:00-17:30
Transportation: By bus, tutu or taxi
Time Reference: 1 hour    

6. Panna Meena Ka Kund

Panna Meena Ka Kund

Not like common wells, its edge is carved finely and exquisite. People can follow the steps down to the bottom of the well to fetch water. In the past, it was an important facility for people to store water, and sometimes as a place for religious ceremonies. Besides, it is not far from Amber Fort. It is also a great tourist attraction in Jaipur.

Ticket Price: Free
Opening Time: All day
Transportation: By bus, tutu or jeep
Time Reference: 1 hour

7. Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal, Jaipur

Jal Mahal, a palace built on water and accessible only by boat, is a summer getaway for members of the royal family. The palace itself is not open to the public. The night view here is very charming.

Ticket Price: Free
Opening Time: All day
Transportation: By bus or tutu firstly, then take the boat.

8. Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur


As one of the best places to visit in Jaipur, it has the biggest cannon in the world, attracting many military fans coming here.

Ticket Price: Rs85 for foreigners
Opening Time: 9:00-16:30
Transportation: By bus or taxi
Time Reference: 1hour

9. Monkey Temple

Galta Ji Temple

To the far east of city, many monkeys like flocking around here. That is why it is called Monkey Temple.

Ticket Price: Free
Opening Time: All day
Transportation: By tutu
Time Reference: 1-3hours

10. Albert Hall Museum

Albert Hall Museum

This famous museum blends with Islamic and Neo-Gothic architectural style. It collects numerous paintings, crafts and carving works. Tourists are not allowed to take pictures. It is a meaningful tourist place in Jaipur.  

Ticket Price: Rs300 for foreigners; Rs100 at night
Opening Time: 10:00-17:00; 19:00-22:00
Transportation: By tutu
Time Reference: 2-3hours

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