Jaipur is the capital of the Northern State of India Rajasthan which is also the largest state in India. Rajasthan was founded by Maharaja Jai Singh in 1727& Jaipur its capital state is known as the Pink City of India. Jaipur is one of the popular tourist destinations in India. As it have many palaces, monuments & so much more to discover about history. Let’s discuss top 5 places that one must visit in Jaipur.

1. Hawa Mahal:

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Whenever we talk about Jaipur the first thing that comes to our mind is Hawa Mahal. It is a palace in Jaipur & it was named so because women in the palace used to sit on the windows & see the street view in the evening. It is known as Palace of the winds which is located in the heart of city & one of the most prominent places to visit in Jaipur. Hawa Mahal is known for its architecture. Women can also shop near Hawa Mahal as there is a proper shopping street for almost everything.

2. City Palace:

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It is one of the historic architectural heritages of Jaipur city. It has two mahal one being Chandra Mahal & the other one Mubarak Mahal. It basically palace where one can find a lot about history about the raja maharaja’s & their successors.

3. Jal Mahal:

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Jal Mahal which means water palace is situated in the center of the Man Sagar Lake in the city which is a popular tourist destination. This Jal Mahal palace is considered as one of the architectural beauty & one must visit this & admire its beauty. One will find variety of fishes & water mammals near Jal Mahal & you can also feed the fishes.

4. Birla Mandir:

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This is a Hindu Temple which was made by the Birla Family & is also referred to as Laxminarayan Temple. It is one of the attractions in Jaipur City. The best time to visit this temple is at night when it’s fully lit. It looks beautiful at night with all the lighting. It is dedicated to lord Vishnu & his wife Laxmi. The images of Laxmi & Narayan are the attraction & grab all the attention as they are made out from single piece of marble & one visiting Jaipur must not miss out on this Temple.

5. Chokhi Dhani:

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Chokhi Dhani is an amazing concept of the city; it is the concept of capturing the vibrant spirit of the State Rajasthan & Chokhi Dhani is situated in its capital city Jaipur. It is the perfect place to visit if you want to experience the specialty of the state which includes the folk dance & their special rajasthani cuisine which one must try. The ambience of the place is just so beautiful that you will want to sit there for long. It is a must visit place.