With its imposing forts, magical palaces and colorful bazaars, Jaipur is a historically rich city that houses several architectural wonders. Also known as 'Pink City', Jaipur is famous world over for its spicy food, colorful bandhani saris and dupattas, traditional handicraft, royal heritage and friendly natives that attract thousands of tourists from world over.
Best time to visit Jaipur
Jaipur has three seasons consisting of scorching summer, brief but potent monsoons and short and comfortable winters. The intense heat of summer in Jaipur can make sightseeing and shopping uncomfortable for many. Winters which last from November to February are the best months to visit the city of palaces. Average temperature ranges around 5 to 15 degree Celsius. Jaipur Literary Festival and Kite Festival make January the best month to visit Jaipur.
Hotels in Jaipur
Taj Rambagh Palace, Oberoi Rajvilas, Radisson Blu Jaipur Royal and Heritage Haveli offer world-class luxury and most modern amenities that make you feel like a royal guest. However, there are plenty of options for travelers of all budgets and preferences. Hotels like Nahargarh Haveli, Red Fox Hotel
, Ginger Hotel, Hotel Kalyan and Golden Tulip make your stay comfortable and unforgettable without burning a hole in your pocket.
Restaurants in Jaipur
Jaipur offers a wide array of gastronomical delights ranging from royal kitchens to street food variety. There are plenty of restaurants in Jaipur including Sheesha, The Verandah, Lalit Jaipur and 200-year-old Saba Haveli that offers diverse fare to its patrons. For tandoori and Mughlai cuisine, Handi is an excellent place known for spectacular sky view. For fine dining, check out Cinnamon - Jai Mahal Palace which pampers its customers with an exquisite taste of royal kitchen. Laxmi Mishthan Bhandar is a great place for vegetarians.
Offbeat things to do in Jaipur
• Visit the Jal Mahal
- This ancient palace is situated in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake in Jaipur city. Refurbished by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Amber in the 18th century, it continues to charm visitors.
• See the Nahargarh Fort
- Standing tall and silent for centuries on the edge of the Aravalli Hills overlooking the city of Jaipur, Nahargarh Fort was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh and offers a sweeping view of the Pink City.
• Go to the Anokhi Museum
- It showcases the art and heritage of wood-block printing and a must-see for all those who are fascinated by the fabrics of Rajasthan.
• Visit the City Palace
- An opulent palace complex which includes Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal palaces and other buildings was built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II and now houses a museum.
• See the Jaigarh Fort
- Situated on the Cheel ka Teela of the Aravalli range, Jaigarh Fort overlooks the Amber Fort and the Maota Lake, near Amber.
Q. What are the domestic and international airlines on the Delhi to Jaipur route?
The prominent domestic carriers that operate on Delhi to Jaipur route are Air India, Indigo, Spice Jet
, and Jet Airways.
Q. How is Jaipur airport connected to the city?
Jaipur International Airport is located at a distance of 13 km from Jaipur. It is connected to the city via buses and cabs.
Q. What is the earliest non-stop flight from Delhi to Jaipur?
The earliest non-stop flight from Delhi to Jaipur is at 1:30 am.
Q. What is the last non-stop flight from Delhi to Jaipur?
The last non-stop flight from Delhi to Jaipur is at 9:00 pm.
Q. Which airlines offer non-stop flights between Delhi to Jaipur route?
A. Air India
, IndiGo, SpiceJet and Jet Airways
provide non-stop flights between Delhi to Jaipur route.
Q. Which are the hotels in the vicinity of Jaipur Airport?
The hotels near Jaipur airport are The Lalit Jaipur (https://www.yatra.com/hotels/hotels-in-jaipur/the-lalit-jaipur
), Jaipur Marriott Hotel, Radisson Blu
, The Fern - An Ecotel Hotel and The Pride Amber Vilas Resort & Spa.
Shopping in Jaipur
Jaipur is a fantastic place for shopping. It would not be wrong to call it a shopper’s paradise. The main markets that you can visit are Johri Bazaar
, Tibiti Market, Tripolia Bazaar
, Aravali Bazaar, Chandpole Bazaar, Nagar Nigam Market, Kishanpole Bazar and Nehru
Nightlife in Jaipur
Blackout, 100 percent Rock
and 3Ds Restro Lounge are the places you shouldn’t miss if you wish to explore the nightlife in Jaipur.
Major attractions in Jaipur
, Hawa Mahal, City Palace
and Jantar Mantar are a few of the major attractions in Jaipur.
About Delhi Airport
One of the biggest and busiest airports in India Indira Gandhi International Airport is spread over 5,106 acres. It is India most modern airport with a facility to land any kind of aircraft and handled more than 57.7 million passengers in the fiscal year 2016-17.
Connectivity to Delhi Airport
The distance between Indira Gandhi International Airport and the city center is just 15 km. The connectivity with the city is superb as you can easily reach airport
Q. What are the most popular domestic routes from Delhi Airport?
strong>A. Most popular routes from Delhi are Mumbai and Bangalore.
Q. What are the popular airlines that operate from Delhi?
Prominent airlines that offer flights from Delhi are, GoAir
, Jet Airways, IndiGo, Air India
, Alliance Air, AirAsia India and Spicejet
Q. Which are well-known luxury hotels near Delhi Airport?
Pride Plaza Aerocity, Novotel New Delhi Aerocity, Lemon Tree Premier, Pullman New Delhi Aerocity and Airport Hotel Breeze are some of the well-known luxury hotels near Delhi Airport
Q. What are the key attractions in Delhi?
Qutub Minar, Humayun’s Tomb (https://www.yatra.com/india-tourism/attractions-in-new-delhi/humayuns-tomb
), Lotus Temple
, Bangla Sahib and Lodi Gardens are some of the major tourist attractions in Delhi.
Q. What is the best time to visit Delhi?
October to March is the best time to visit Delhi as the weather is pleasant.