10 Best Sightseeing Places of Jaipur To Cover in 1 Day

Often represented as the Pink City of India, Jaipur is a majestic city boasting Rajasthani traditional lifestyle, culture, and hospitality. Touring the city over the course of a day will give you a chance to enjoy many spellbinding sights. With many beautiful places to visit in Jaipur, it is absolutely not possible to explore all of them in one go. But from those amazing places, you can probably shortlist a few of the best sightseeing places. When planning Jaipur One day Tour with family or friends, you can easily experience the mystery and magic that Jaipur beholds.

Traveling Jaipur and not being able to explore these 10 best sightseeing places will be a great loss. So, in this blog, I am listing a few of the best places to cover in 1 day. Let’s take a peek at these –

Amer Fort –

The fort is often known as the Amber Fort is the prime location to explore in Jaipur Car Rental which was built by Raja Man Singh I. Located on a hilltop, the fort is rooted with a series of gates and paved paths. The fortress overlooks Maota Lake lies beneath the fort that makes the craggy location of the fort more appealing. Its serene location mesmerizes everyone by its fascinating style of architecture.

  • Visiting Time – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Jaigarh Fort –

Jaipur tour can never be completed without visiting the glorious Jaigarh Fort which is located on an extended portion of the Aravalli Hills called Cheel ka Teela or Hill of Eagles. The opulent fort was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II to strengthen the safety of the most popular forts in Jaipur Rajasthan. Besides being served as a place of retreat, the fort also served as one of the integral cannon foundries for the Mughal and the Rajput kings

  • Visiting Time – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Nahargarh Fort –

The opulent Nahargarh Fort is one of the magnificent forts in Jaipur which is located amidst the breathtaking Aravalli Hills. The fort was originally meant “Abode of the Tigers”. This fort was built in 1734 by the legendary Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh which served as a place of retreat for the royal families. This fort was constructed to magnify the safety and protection of Jaipur that never faced any major attacks from the enemies.

  • Visiting Time – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Jal Mahal –

One of the most photogenic sites in Jaipur, Jal Mahal or the Water Palace boasts of its unexplained stories. Reveal the past of the 18th century when the palace was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II as a five-storey structure with a stately pavilion and a terrace garden. The floating palace is one of the recreational palaces of the kings, yet others believe it was the favorite place of the queens for their engrossing royal parties.

  • Visiting Time – 10 am to 4:30 pm

Hawa Mahal –

Standing alongside the City Palace at the heart of Jaipur, Hawa Mahal is another significant palace to visit in Jaipur Tour Package. It was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1790. This 5 storey structure was built in pyramidal shape which is a symbolic replica of the crown of Hindu god, Lord Krishna. It shows a wonderful amalgam of Mughal and Rajput architectural style with 953 small windows called “Jharokhas”.

  • Visiting Time – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

City Palace –

Among the most famous royal palaces of Rajasthan, City Palace Jaipur is located in the centre of the city. The palace is a prominent attractive piece of architecture showing impressive designs. Its high formidable walls stand guard to this palace, the welcoming Mubarak Mahal greets every visitor in a royal way. The palace complex is a home of many beautiful gardens, decorated courtyards, and museums displaying artifacts of the bygone eras.

  • Visiting Time – 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

Jantar Mantar –

One of the renowned observatories in the world, Jantar Mantar proves the scientific and astronomical abilities of the Rajput kings. The royal maharajas of Jaipur appointed the best architects and planners of their times that also demonstrate their expertise in artistic beauty. During their reign, Jantar Mantar was constructed in five different places like Delhi, Jaipur, Ujjain, Mathura, and Varanasi. Among all these, Jantar Mantar in Jaipur is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the city.

  • Visiting Time:9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Albert Hall Museum –

Located in Ram Niwas Garden, Albert Hall Museum was built by Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh II. It is an excellent model of Indo-European architecture whose design is related to the Victoria and Albert Hall Museum in London. The museum building features a lot of towers, courtyards, and archways. This museum impresses visitors with its elegantly embellished domes and sculpted arches. Albert Hall Museum displays a great collection of metalware, jewellery, arms, weapons, sculptures, and more.

  • Visiting Time – 9 am to 5 pm

Jaipur Bazaars –

The colorful Jaipur Bazaars offer a wide range of traditional artifacts, handicrafts, and more to shop as souvenirs. The bustling market streets of Jaipur have a great collection of handicrafts and handloom items. You can buy anything of your preference and interest at the best affordable rates.

  • Visiting Time – 10 am to 8 pm

Birla Mandir –

Famously known as Lakshmi Narayan Temple, Birla Mandir is the finest piece of marvel made of using marble. The religious temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his consort Lakshmi. Complete your Jaipur Sightseeing Tour by visiting Birla Mandir at night as it looks more stunning in the moonlight. It boasts of lavishing green lawns around it with fine engravings of Hindu symbols, along with ancient quotes from Geeta embellishing the walls.

  • Visiting time:6 am to 12 pm and 3 pm to 8:30 pm

All these are the best sightseeing places to cover in the 1-day tour. So, whenever you plan a holiday trip to Jaipur with family or friends in a short duration. These places will definitely lift up your travel experience in the city as you go through historical jewels in Jaipur Trip Package.

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