Jaipur, 'The Pink City'

Jaipur, 'The Pink City' where you can witness the old and the new in perfect harmony. Jaipur, being the capital of the royal state of Rajasthan, has been ruled by Rajputs over centuries and became a well-planned city in 17 century AD. It, along with Delhi and Agra is a part of the Golden Triangle and is one of the most famous tourist city in the country. 

Jaipur, surrounded by walls and gates, decorated with drawings and patterns with a pink hue in the backdrop, manages to charm all that visit. It is also home to UNESCO World Heritage sites like Amer Fort and Jantar Mantar. Not just that, Jaipur is home to many magnificent forts, palaces, temples, museums and cultural sites.

Jaipur is also known for the bustling local Bazaars, where you can shop to your heart's content and the lip smacking food, you could never get enough of. Some of the famous markets of the city are Bapu Bazaar, Tripolia Bazaar and Johri Bazaar. While in the city, do not forget to get the taste of Ghewar, Pyaaz Kachori and Dal Baati Choorma.

Being one of the largest cities, Jaipur has in store a lot of adventure in store for everyone who visits this pink city. The City also holds a plethora of modern amenities such as luxurious resorts and exotic hotels that can be titled as the best in the world. With amazing places to stay and tons of places to explore, Jaipur is one of the best tourist spot you can go explore. This picture perfect destination is also quite safe for solo travellers.

The best time to visit the city is in the Winter months, November to March, as summers here are really hot. The best way to reach the city is by air as Jaipur boasts its own international airport. It is also well connected to all major cities by train. Buses conveniently connect you to all places in the city, uber, ola and tuk-tuks are also available. 

So if you wish to witness history with the modernization, living in harmony and also want to click some great photographs, Jaipur is where you should be.