About Jaipur

Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan is further known as the pink city of India due to its trademark colour of the buildings. It has magnificent sightseeing spots like Hawa Mahal; Nahargarh Fort is a place for visitors to feel the sparkling view of the city. Jantar Mantar with a unique architecture geometrical in shape attracts tourists. On India street in the state of Rajasthan with gardens, courtyards, and museums, a portion of it is still a royal residence. The tourist attractions include Hawa Mahal to the spectacular Rambagh palace and various other tourist attractions. Jaipur is a city of cultural significance with festivals and celebrations.

 

Public Transport System

Jaipur has a wide variety of public transportation like metros, e-rickshaw, cycle-rickshaw, autorickshaw. Metros have become a convenient and efficient mode of transport for people traveling to the cities.E-rickshaws take people to their destination in economical fares. Cycle-rickshaws are the easiest transportation since ages.

Cleanliness and Efficiency

Public transportation in Jaipur are cost-effective, efficient and is high in efficiency.

Mode & Cost of Transports

An auto fare is Rs 15 for first km and Rs 10 for each subsequent km. Low floor no AC bus fare is Rs 7 for 2 km to Rs 40 above 52 km. Low floor AC buses fare range from Rs.11 for 4 km to Rs.37 for 24km. The total cost of one-day tour card is Rs.100 and three-day tour card is Rs. 200 with the refundable amount of Rs.50. In the metro, 0-2 stations costs Rs.6 for all business days, 3-5 stations costs Rs. 11 for all business days, and 6-8 stations costs Rs.17.

Basic Items & Cost

Name Price
Water Bottle USD 0.23
Cup of Coffee USD 0.27
Milk Carton Pack USD 0.58
Rice/Kg USD 0.81
White Bread USD 0.33
Eggs (12) USD 0.84
Combo Meal USD 3.05
Fine Dining USD 9.50
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 0.45
Domestic Beer USD 1.36
Imported Beer USD 2.71
Bottle of Wine USD 9.84
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 4.07
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 0.14
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 0.20
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 132.94
  • Go out and explore Rajasthani culture, preferably at a Village resort
  • Go on a cycling expedition at Nahargarh Fort to feel the adventure
  • Take responsibility for your belongings while travelling on public transport
  • Go out at night to experience the vibrant life in Jaipur
  • Drink only purified water to avoid falling sick
  • Go with someone whom you can trust for negotiating and bringing down to a reasonable price when you are shopping
  • Attend the folk festival of Rajasthan, to experience their culture
  • Attend the literature festival in Jaipur
  • Eat cooked food from trusted places that are hygienic, especially if the visitor is prone to infections
  • Do not carry food items in open plastic bags as there are a lot of monkeys in the city
  • Do not feed the monkeys, as diseases get transmitted from the saliva of the monkey
  • Do not eat in the streets of Jaipur as it may be hoarded with dust which may contaminate the food
  • Do not eat anything offered by a stranger
  • Do not drink tap water

Night Life

Jaipur has a vivacious nightlife with delectable cuisines, serving a wide variety of dishes that tantalize the taste buds. It has dance floors in pubs with food and drinks served. In certain bars, the visitors can enjoy the rooftop seating arrangements and an excellent ambiance. They serve mocktails and delicious dishes. Jaipur being the pink city looks marvelous in the lightings during the night. The unique architecture of the heritage sites in Jaipur is of great decor, especially during the night. 

Must See

  • Go glamping at a tree House Resort to enjoy the beauty of nature and feel the calmness
  • Explore the wildlife in the Ranthambhore National Park
  • Go on a Camel Safari to view the eye-catching view of drifting sand dunes which will give the visitor an enchanting experience by colours, sounds, and lights
  • Travel across the city on a jeep safari
  • A hot air balloon ride is a great way to get a bird's eye view of Jaipur
  • Elephant Ride at Amer Fort

Experiences

  • Take an evening stroll at the statue circle garden and seeing the captivating allure of the city that generates a sense of complacency and pleasant feeling
  • The gentle breeze and fountains provide an ideal setting in the heart of the city
  • Cherish your memories by drinking coffee at an Indian coffee house located on M.I. Road. The classical paint faded décor and waiters with turban help you relive the memories of intellectual discussion over a steaming cup of coffee
  • If you are a bibliophile Jaipur book house has events and discussions conducted on a regular basis; for the book lovers free of cost

Activities

Pushkar
Desert
Near kapaleshwar mandir, Pushkar, Rajasthan 305022
Distance From City Center
148.4 km via NH 48
Jhalana leopard safari
Safari
Malviya Nagar Industrial Area, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302017
Distance From City Center
10.7 km via NH 21
Sky beach
Beach
328, Bhati Enclave Building, 329, Queens Rd, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302021
Distance From City Center
5.8 km via Khatipura road
Jaipur Zoo
Zoo
Museum Rd, Ram Niwas Garden, Kailash Puri, Ramniwas Bagh, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004
Distance From City Center
5.5 km via MI road
Camp India Adventures
Ski
C-60, opposite hotel paradise, Tonk Rd, Lal Kothi Scheme, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302015
Distance From City Center
11 km via Tonk Road
Rambagh golf club
Golf
Ambedkar Marg, Near, Bhagwant Das Rd, Rambagh, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302005
Distance From City Center
,3.8 km via Bhawani singh road
Taanish Casino
Casino
£ Z-123 SItapura Navy cut Area Near Rambagh Circle.
Distance From City Center
5.1 km via Prithviraj Road

Shopping

Sireh Deori Bazaar
Flea Markets and Bazaars
Sireh Deori Gate, Tulsi Marg, J.D.A. Market, Jaipur
Distance From City Center
5.2 km from chandpol Bazaar road
Bapu Bazaar
Flea Markets and Bazaars
Biseswarji, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302007
Distance From City Center
5 km via chandpol Bazaar
Tibbati market
Handicrafts and Souviners
Gangori Bazaar, Tripolia Bazar, Kanwar Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002
Distance From City Center
4.4 km via Chandpol bazaar road
Anokhi Market
Handicrafts and Souviners
Gangori Bazaar, Tripolia Bazar, Kanwar Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002
Distance From City Center
2.1 km via Sardar patell marg and Sanjay marg
Kripal Kumbh
Handicrafts and Souviners
B-18, Shiv Marg, Banipark, Kanti Nagar, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302016
Distance From City Center
1.5 km via MI road and Shiv marg
  • Bapu Bazaar is a perfect place for embroidered clothes.
  • Badi Chaupar- Place to buy gifts.
  • Johri Bazaar is a perfect place for shopping Kundan jewellery and Rajasthani sarees 
  • Nehru Bazar: A place to shop printed dress materials, bandhani dupattas
  • Chaura Rasta: This place is for people who love stationery items, hand-printed papers
  • Gaurav Towers: This place is for branded designer wear, ethnic clothes, and accessories Blue Pottery: A place for pots, jars, vessels painted in blue hues

Official Language

Rajasthani

Other Language

Dhundhari, Marwari, Hindi, Eng... Read more

Spoken Language

The main language of Jaipur is... Read more

Currency

Indian Rupee (INR)

Population

3.1 (Millions)

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Weather

Haze 28°C

TimeZone

04:07 AM (GMT +05:30)

 

Ambulance

 

Police

101

 

Electric socket

Type C
Type C ( 220 V 50 Hz)
Type D
Type D ( 230 V 50 Hz)
Type M
Type M ( 230 V 50 Hz)

Airport Name / IATA Code

Jaipur International Airport - Code: JAI

Best time to visit

October, November, December These months have the daytime very conducive for visiting various places.Winter is the best time to visit Jaipur as it is ideal for a tourist to visit their places of interest. Monsoon season is ideal too since Jaipur receives low to moderate rainfall.

Moderate time to visit

September, January, February, July, August and March hotel rates are reduced.

Worst time to visit

April, May, JuneSummer is hot with the temperature reaching a peak of 47 degree Celsius.

Taxi

Start Tariff: INR 49.00

1 Km. Tariff: INR 10.00

1 Hour Waiting Tariff: INR 100.00

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