About Jaipur

Jaipur is named after its founder, the warrior and astronomer Sawai Jai Singh II (ruled 1688 to 1744). It is 260 km from Delhi, capital of India and 240 km from Agra and forms the most chosen tourism golden triangle of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. The old Jaipur painted in Pink can grip any visitor with admiration.


The beautiful city has been a popular centre for history, art and culture for centuries. Over the last few years, it has acquired many new identities. Jaipur is now one of the fastest growing business cities in India and also a major education hub. Interestingly, the city has retained its age old charm and traditions.

Jaipur has evolved maturely over the years as a business centre and is growing to become a metropolitan city, but the heart of the city remains very close to its roots, Jaipurites and even those who visit this magnificent city are pulled strongly by the rich culture and tradition of this city. So it is a very balanced blend of modern yet contemporary growth.


Today, Jaipur is been seen as one of the major centre for top class education in the northern part of the country. It attracts students in large numbers every year for professional training courses from all sections of society. It has numerous colleges and private universities set up for the purpose of providing quality education. These institutions cover the entire range from vocational to academic to professional courses.


The Ancient Testimonials in the form of mind blowing monuments tell about the past ages. The city comprises of famous structures like Hawa Mahal, City Palace and Amber Fort of Jaipur, the best architectural examples of India. The temples and gardens of Jaipur, marks the atmosphere of tranquility and aestheticism to the lands of Rajasthan. The energetic city Jaipur observes its civilization by celebrating various festivals like Kite festival, Elephant festival and many others.

All these features make Jaipur, one of the most sought after tourist destinations of Rajasthan, India.

about jaipur


Rajasthan Tourism

Folklore of heroism and romance resound from the formidable monuments that majestically stand to tell the tale of a bygone era. The magic of vibrant Rajasthan - its rich heritage, colourful culture, exciting desert safaris, shining sand-dunes, amazing variety of lush forests and varied wildlife - delights even the most skeptical traveler.


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