On this 1 day tour of Jaipur, you will learn about the history and traditions of its people. Visit some of the top sites including; Albert Museum, Jaigarh Fort, Fort Amer, and Nahargarh Fort. Make a worthwhile stop over at the Palace of Winds, the City Palace, and the beautiful Sisodia Rani Garden. Also, you will have a chance to dine with a former royal family in one of their castles.
You will be picked up at your hotel in Jaipur, Jaipur Airport or Railway Station prior to 7:30 AM by an air-conditioned car with your guide. After approx. a 35 mins drive we will arrive at Fort Amer. Visit various halls with intricate workmanship on the walls and the ceilings. Return to the base of the fort by a jeep or on foot and proceed to Forts Jaigarh and Nagargarh.
Marvel at the world's largest cannon that was used by the former rajas in battles. After a visit to these forts which will take approx. 4 hours, you will be driven to the City Palace and the nearby Palace of Winds with exquisite silverware, paintings, armory and other artifacts. The palace is an architectural wonder and around the palace there are a number of shops selling all kinds of handicrafts. Enjoy a cycle-rickshaw ride in the bustling bazaars.
At 2:00 PM enjoy a sumptuous lunch at Hotel Mahal Khandela. In the late afternoon, visit the Albert Museum, the Birla Temple and Sisodia Rani Garden. Proceed to Castle Kalwar at 6 PM (19 km from Jaipur). We will be greeted by the owner who is a member of the former royal family of Kalwar and also a highly decorated General of the Indian Army. Dinner in the enchanting environs of the castle.
Return to Jaipur by 8:30 PM.
Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.