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About Jaipur

Jaipur is a beautiful city, which attracts people from all across the world because of its rich cultural heritage, stunning artefacts, glorious past, astounding beauty, diversity, tourist fascinations, intricate handicrafts, lovely people, alluring fairs and festivals and exceptional quality of life.
Jaipur has kept its old time culture and traditions alive even in the 21st century. The people of Jaipur are simple, truly affectionate, warm and cour…

Founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, Jaipur has a well-laid history behind its layout planning, the structure of the city, Kachhwaha Rajput…

Fairs and festivals in Jaipur are a colourful affair, which allow people to experience the true cultural opulence of the beautiful pink city. Some of …

Events are an exciting, joyful affair, which give relief from the monotonous and tiresome city life. When it comes to Jaipur, the city hosts a number …

Discover information about Jaipur, which is one of the most beautiful and enchanting cities in northern India. Like every other place, Jaipur also has…

The colourful city of Jaipur is enriched with numerous glorious temples and religious places. Most of these temples have been built by the rulers of t…

In the 1727AD that Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the 19th Raja of Amer decided to build a new capital. It was then that a new capital, Jayapura (later …

Vidyadhar Bhattacharya was a Bengali architect, who then became the chief architect and city planner of the Jaipur city. The Vidyadhar Garden construc…

12 photographs that will take you back to old times in the Jaipur city. These photographs have been captured by Rajasthan’s first photographer Oodey R…

Discover the untold tales of Jaipur city, its past, old running businesses, unchanged areas in the city, about what the city used to look like years a…


Traveller Information

Find out all you need to know about transport to, from and around Jaipur, including how to use an Jaipur metro. Helpful for Jaipurites as well as visitors