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Monuments in Jaipur

Jaipur is known for its architectural marvel and beauty which brings out the rich legacy of the city. Jaipur is known for its beautiful monuments which has a royal touch. The forts and monuments are the main attraction of the “Pink City”. Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort and Nahargarh Fort are the three main historic forts that offer magnificent view of the city.

Travel to the city of Jaipur, which is truly a royal destination. From architectural beauty, to historical relics, from spectacular gardens to impressive forts, from extraordinary courtyards to royal astronomical observatories, the city of Jaipur is truly an attractive and a travel destination.

Catch up with the royal monuments in Jaipur which is truly spectacular in nature.

Below are the lists of Monuments in Jaipur that one must visit:

Amber Fort

Amber Fort is situated in Amber (Jaipur), which was previously the capital of the Kachhwaha tribe, until Jaipur was declared as the official capital in 1727. The Amber Fort looks is constructed beautifully with white marble and red sandstone. Maotha Lake adds to the beauty of the fort.

City Palace

City Palace is one of the main tourist attractions and a major landmark in Jaipur. The beautiful City Palace was constructed by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh during his reign. City Palace is known for its architectural beauty and outstanding art and architecture. City Palace complex is spread along a huge area and is divided into a series of gardens, courtyards and buildings. It is said that Raja Jai Singh constructed the outer wall which is spread to a large area. The extra buildings were constructed by the succeeding rulers.


Gaitore is ideally positioned along the Jaipur-Amber highway, which is almost about 15 kms from Jaipur. Gaitore is a cremation site for many majestic and royal rulers of Jaipur. These royal cenotaphs belonging to the Maharajas are popularly known as 'Chhatris'.

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is one of the recognized monuments in Jaipur. Hawa Mahal attracts several tourist attractions from round the world. Hawa Mahal is known for its splendid Rajputana architecture. Hawa Mahal is known for its Mughal architecture.

Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort is situated on a hill top, and is popularly named as Cheel ka Teela (Hill of Eagles). Jaigarh Fort is also renowned as a 'Victory Fort', which is ideally situated almost 15kms from Jaipur. Jaigarh Fort is one of the spectacular forts in India.

Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar at Jaipur is the principal stone observatory which is renowned worldwide. Jantar Mantar of Jaipur stands as one of the five astronomical observatories which were constructed by Maharaja Jai Singh, who founded Jaipur.

Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort is built by Maharaja Jai Sawai Singh of Jaipur. The Fort is constructed on the top of rugged top of the Aravalis that offer a magnificent view.

Statue Circle

Statue Circle is a famous landmark of Jaipur. It is positioned along the crossing of the city. Statue Circle portrays the statue of King Sawai Jai Singh, who is the renowned founder of Jaipur.