Jaipur, the capital city of the Indian state of Rajasthan is nothing short of a spectacle. Jaipur is the largest city in Rajasthan and in northern India. Also known as the “Pink City”, Jaipur is home to some of Rajasthan’s Architectural Wonders. Starting from the Hawa Mahal to Amer Fort, Jaipur is full of forts and palaces that will surely leave you in awe. This city is also home to two UNESCO World Heritage sites; The Amer fort and the Jantar Mantar. An entry point to the rest of Rajasthan, Jaipur is often regarded as one the top tourist destinations in India. Apart from the Hawa Mahal, Jaipur is also home to Jal Mahal, a palace built in the middle of a lake. Other Tourist attractions in Jaipur are the City Palace built in the 18th century, Nahargarh Fort, with a spectacular view of the city, Jantar Mantar- an Astronomy observatory commissioned by Maharaja Jai Singh II in the 1700s. The elegant Albert Hall Museum, Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jawahar Circle are also regarded as great tourist destinations in Rajasthan. Want to visit this city? Have a look at our Rajasthan holiday packages that help you create a Rajasthan Trip itinerary.