City Palace of Jaipur, Jaipur

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Smack dab in the middle of the old town core, City Palace of Jaipur plays home to a royal residence and blends a fusion of architectural styles. Explore the expansive palace complex, built with distinctive pink sandstone and white accents, to see its intricate network of verandas, courtyards, meeting halls, and other rooms. You'll see elements of classic Indian, Mughal, European, and local Rajput construction techniques throughout, a result of the many additions to the palace since its origins in the late 1720s. Don't miss popping into the art gallery inside the public audience hall, as it features an array of centuries-old scriptures and other works of art from the region. Alternatively, visit the armory for a look at one of the nation's finest collections of historic weaponry. Add City Palace of Jaipur and other attractions to your Jaipur trip itinerary using our Jaipur driving holiday planner.
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  • The City Palace was set up by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh the Second, around the same time he shifted his residence & court from Amber to Jaipur. Jai Singh the Second is regarded as the founder of...  more »
  • It's okay not so great or any different from other fort museum you may completely skip it. If you go without a guide you can complete everything in 15 mins with a guide the same will be 2 hour affair....  more »
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  • Wonderful 😍😍 Yes it is the palace where you can actually see how royal kings live their gorgeous life. The cost of the visit is little high but it's totally worthy because it includes so many things and if you want visit city palace properly you will need a whole day. here you will get all the royalty and it feels like you are the king or queen of this beautiful kingdom.
  • Beautifully built and maintained palace in the heart of pink city! I was amazed to how big it was and right in middle of markets and how nicely maintained ! Crowded all times of the day at its in center of city , but it has some beautiful doors to click your pictures with! Kids will love having the chance to take a chariot ride inside the palace ! It has many kind of entertainment inside for tourist! I loved my time here !
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