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Top 10 Marvellous Things To Do In Jaipur in 2020

Hawa Mahal
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Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan and known for its trademark building colour. This majestic city is also known as the “Old City or Pink City”. Here you will come across a number of forts and palaces as well as residential neighbourhoods and shopping areas. Exploring these places offer a variety of fun things to do in Jaipur. Create tons of memories on your trip to Jaipur by exploring the various forts, buildings, markets and cafes. Apart from the sightseeing or activities mentioned, you can also go on a camel safari, experience Rajasthani culture at the village resort, pick up Rajasthani jootis and gadgets at the bazaars and enjoy mouthwatering Lal Maas and Ghewar on your trip to this grand city. Take a trip through the royal passages of this Pink City and have an enjoyable experience with your loved ones. To make things easier for you, we have come up with top 10 marvellous things to do in Jaipur in 2020 –

Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal
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This architectural wonder combines both Mughal and Rajput characteristics in Jaipur. Jal Mahal is also known as Water Palace and is like a jewel, nestled among the Nahargarh hills. It is situated on the Mansagar Lake and was built as a summertime resort for the royal family and was used to host duck-hunting parties. Currently, people cannot stay here as the palace is undergoing renovation work. It is located at Amer Rd, Jal Mahal, Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002. Opening timings are from 12 pm to 10.30 pm, Sunday – 12 pm to 10 pm and Wednesday – open 24 hours.

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Lohagarh Fort Resort

One of the best things to do in Jaipur is to stay at Lohagarh Fort Resort as you get to experience the royalty of the Pink City. This multiple award-winning eco-friendly theme resort is an excellent weekend destination for honeymoon couples, families to seek quality time. This resort has the most unique accommodation styles like Luxury Suites, Cottages, Private pool villas, Treehouses. Beach style pool area, beautiful green gardens are some of the highlighting characteristics of this amazing resort. The per-night cost starts at 8000rs but it varies from time to time. Some of the key highlights available in the resort are relaxing spa at Moksha, various games, elephant safari tour, a bonfire with musicians.

Nahargarh Fort

Nahargarh Fort
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People can witness the unique combination of Indian and European architectural styles at the grand Nahargarh Fort while going on a cycling expedition. Nahar Singh Bhomia was a Rathore prince who was not happy with the construction of this fort on his land and haunted the place according to the local legends. Jai Singh builder of this fort pacified his spirit by dedicating the fort in his name. Madhavendra Bhawan has 12 identical suites for the queens is a stunning feature of this fort. The suites were built in such a way that the Maharaja could visit any of the queen’s rooms without being noticed by others. Exploring and enjoying a quick bite at the Padao Open Bar/Restaurant on the terrace of this palace whilst enjoying the views of the city is one of the best things to do in Nahargarh Fort. This fort is open for public from 10 am to 5 pm every day.

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Chokhi Dhani

Chokhi Dhani is one of the most colourful things to see in Jaipur as people can experience the entire Rajasthani Culture here. This village resort provides an electrifying ambience and visitors can enjoy puppet shows, magic shows, Rajasthani folk performances, acrobatics, camel rides, elephant rides, boating and much more. Enjoy the mouthwatering Rajasthani cuisines at the open-air restaurants and is one of the best things to do here. Looking for a perfect break from the city life where you enjoy the natural surroundings and rustic rural life with your loved ones? Then this is the place to go.

Jaipur Bazaars

Jaipur Bazaars
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One more highlight of Jaipur is to go crazy shopping at Jaipur where people will be able to find the most authentic and traditional Rajasthani jewellery and clothes. You can visit various bazaars like Johari Bazaar – known for precious gemstones, Tripolia Bazaar – known for lac jewellery, Chandpol Bazaar – known for marble sculptures and get some amazing deals on wooden souvenirs and colourful handicrafts at Mirza Ismail Road (MI. Road). Shopping is one of the top things to do in Jaipur where people thoroughly enjoy the day with their loved ones.

Rajasthani Cuisine

Food lovers would definitely enjoy a trip to Jaipur as pink city is a foodie’s paradise where they will find delicious Rajasthani exotic dishes like Dal-batti-churma, Mawa Kachori, Mirchi Bada, Ghewar, and more. For some lip-smacking Lal Maas, you can try Niros or Handi at MI Road. Looking for a restaurant and experience dining like a Maharaja? Then head to 1135 AD. This is one of the best things to do in Jaipur at night with your loved ones. Do not forget about The lassi at Lassiwala. It is definitely a must-try on your trip to Jaipur.

Also Read: Best Tourist Spots in Jaipur |The places that Awestruck us in this Pink City

Jaipur Nightlife

Jaipur is not only known for its forts, monuments and architectural designs. It is also a very vibrant city that has an eccentric nightlife and you can party all night here. Some of the popular nightclubs are the 100% Rock Bar & Restaurant, Dragon Bar & Terrace Lounge, Grunge, Cocoa House, and Restro Foresto. It is one of the best things to do in Jaipur at night where people can sway to the tunes of groovy music, enjoy mouthwatering snacks and sip on a variety of cocktails at these nightclubs with their friends/loved ones.

Folk Festivals

Pink city is the epitome of many major festivals like Kite Festival (January), Dhulandi Festival (March), Gangaur Fair (March-April), Teej Festival (July-August). Gangaur and Teej are celebrated with as much fervour as the Kite festival and Dhulandi Festival. People wanting to get a glimpse of everything can opt for a city tour bus that takes you all around the city to see the colourful celebrations. It is one of the top 10 marvellous things to do in Jaipur in 2020

Jaipur Literature Fest

One of the unique events which happen in this historic city is The Jaipur Literature Festival. It is one of the country’s biggest literary festivals that has played host to big names like Amish Tripathi, Hanif Kureishi, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Oprah Winfrey and many more. This event is generally held in January at Diggi Palace.

Heritage Hotel

Want to witness the glorious heritage of Jaipur? Then stay at the heritage hotels in Jaipur like Diggi Palace, Lal Mahal Palace, Raj Mahal Palace, Ramgarh Lodge and many more. You get to experience the history and royalty of the Pink City by viewing the grand architecture, the rambling courtyards, the lush greenery and it is one of the top 10 marvellous things to do in Jaipur in 2020. You can live a king’s life at these heritage hotels along with some puppet shows, cultural shows, horse safaris and camel rides.

Above mentioned are some of the top 10 marvellous things to do in Jaipur in 2020. We are pretty sure it will be the most fun, entertaining and adventurous trip of your life. So, what are you waiting for? Hurry and plan a trip to Jaipur with Pickyourtrail and head to the Old City to paint it in your own colours.

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