Tag Archives: Jaipur

Tour to Jaipur: Pink City of Rajasthan

The Rose Pink City founded by Maharaja Jai Singh II (1693-1743), is the capital of Rajasthan. It is a major attraction for the first-time visitor. Jaipur is surrounded on all sides by rugged hills, crowned with forts & enclosed by embattled walls. Houses with latticed windows line the streets with their rose pink colour, lending enchantment to the scene, which is almost magical at sunset. Continue reading

Kota Travel Rajasthan

Along the eastern bank of the Chambal River lies Kota – an amazing example of majestic medieval age and modern industrialization. Its wealth of impressive forts, opulent palaces and splendid temples of past centuries retain their former glory. Continue reading

India cultural sights: Golden Triangle Tour

The three cities that are a part of the Golden Triangle Tourist route of India are Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Delhi being the capital of India, Agra -the place of the eternal love monument and Jaipur – the venue of royal palaces and forts have a lot to offer to the tourists. These cities are a part of the golden triangle as they are the perfect blend of the contemporary and historically flourished culture in India. Continue reading

Nagaur Rajasthan Attractions

The early history of Nagaur before the advent of the Mughals is intermingled with the exploits of the Sultans of Delhi, Gujarat and Marwar, who contended for its possession because of its strategic location. It was later included in the Mughal empire and became a ‘Sarkar’ (Division) under ‘Ajmer Subah’ (province), yielding annual revenue of about ten lakhs of rupees. Continue reading