Jaipur is the capital of a princely state. The Jaipur is very popular for its palaces, museums, forts, temples and etc. Jaipur is the perfect example of its beauty and the architecture. Amongst all the tourist attractions of the Rajasthan, Jaipur is also about on the number one with having the historic monuments and the places. Therefore if you are one of the travelers who love exploring the rich art and culture of India. Then you have to visit Jaipur, it will help you to check out these historical places.

15 Heritage Rich Historical Places in Jaipur

1.       Amer Fort

Amer Fort is known as one of the most attractive forts of the Jaipur city. Amber fort is counted in one of those historic places in the Jaipur that traveler should not miss it. Amber Fort is constructed by the Sawai Jai Singh and represents the great example of the architecture and interior.

This fort offers many places that make it more attractive. It provides beautiful experience to the visitors by including Sheesh Mahal, Jal Mandir, Diwan-i-Aam and Khaas which provides the visitors spellbound with its beauty.

  • Best Time to Visit: November- February
  • Timings: 9 AM- 4:30 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 200 foreigner and INR 25 Indians
  1. Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal is situated in the middle center of the Lake Sagar. The surroundings of the water palace are very peaceful and splendid. It will keep you tempting to visit the place again and again. The view of the water palace is breathtaking. It is the most visited place in the Jaipur. The immense beautiful architecture of this place will welcome the visitors.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – January
  • Timings: 11 AM- 10:30 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 10 Indians and INR 50 foreigner
  1. Archaeological Museum

Travelers who are looking for the historical things of the history of Jaipur. Then they can take a look at the Archaeological Museum. This place has all the collection of the sculptures, epigraphs, excavation materials. Hence that is related to the history of the Pink city. The designs and look of the materials which was placed in the museum are outstanding.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – March
  • Timings: 10 AM – 5 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 40 Indians and INR 200 Foreigners
  1. Hawa Mahal

 

The Hawa Mahal is constructed by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in the year 1747.  Even more, Hawa Mahal is one of the major attractions of the Jaipur. This beautiful Mahal is also known as “Wind Palace”. From the top view of the wind view, it gives a view of another historical monument- Jantar Mantar. Hence it is the believed that the royal ladies used to have the view of the marketplace from the windows of the Hawa Mahal. In the Hawa Mahal, you can see the heritage touch of the royalty.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – February
  • Timings: 9AM- 4:30 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 50 Indians and INR 200 foreigners
  1. City Palace

City Palace is the popular historical place in the Jaipur. In contrast, the city palace is describing its beautiful architecture and culture. City Palace is the perfect example of the perfect blend of the Rajputs and Mughals heritage construction. Even more, a number of gardens and the temples in the city palace is the most attractive and eye-catching sight of the palace. Hence the architecture of City Place is very alluring.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – March
  • Timings: 9:30 AM- 5 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 35 Indians, INR 150 foreigners
  1. Rambagh Palace

Rambagh Palace was one the residence of Jaipur’s King.  The palace itself justifies its name and beauty. Hence Rambagh Palace completely describes it royalty by its beautiful architecture. Rambagh Palace is one of the best places where you can get some picturesque locations along with an amazing alluring environment. Rambagh Palace is spread over a land of 47 acres.  This Place is built in the year 1835. Rambagh Place is also counted in the great attractions of the tourist.

  • Best Time to Visit: October- March
  • Timings: 24 Hours
  • Entry Fee: INR 30 Indians and INR 300 foreigners
  1. Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort is also known as Victory Fort. Hence it is located above the Amber Fort. You can take a beautiful view of the Aravalli Hills by standing on the top of this fort. Jaigarh Fort has some wonderful palaces, museums, temples, and gardens. This makes it more attractive. The architecture of the fort is full of the heritage beauty. The fort itself provides the touch of the Royals living.

  • Best Time to Visit: November- February
  • Timings: 9 AM- 4 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 15 Indians and INR 100 foreigners
  1. Jantar Mantar

Jantar Mantar is UNESCO World Heritage Site.  The Jantar Mantar is one of the historic monument of the Jaipur. It has a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh II. The monument is built in the year 1727. A Jantar Mantar is located near City Palace and Hawa Mahal. Jantar Mantar features the world’s largest stone sundial.

  • Best Time to Visit: October- April
  • Timings: 9 AM- 5 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 50 Indians and INR 200 foreigners
  1. Nahargarh Fort

 

Nahargarh Fort has its amazing ancient times beauty. Hence it is constructed by Sawai Raja Jai Singh. It is constructed in the year 1734.  The main motive to built this majestic beauty was to provide protection to the city of the Amber which was the ruling city at that time. This monument is splendid in terms of its interior and architecture and provides visitors a worthy time. Travelers will get many attractions inside the fort. Madhavendra Bhawan is one of them.

  • Best Time to Visit: November – February
  • Timings: 10 AM- 5:30 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 50 Indians and INR 200 foreigners
  1. Albert Hall Museum

Albert Hall Museum is one of the oldest museums of the Jaipur City. Hence it has been attracting the visitors and tourist with the vast collection of the city’s culture and heritage. The place which was not open to the common public turned into a public museum in the year 1887.  Albert Hall Museum has the collection of the historical things of the history.

  • Best Time to Visit: November – March
  • Timings: 9 AM- 5PM, 7 PM- 10 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 40 Indians and INR 300 foreigners
  1. Abhaneri Step Well

Be the witness of the place where you can be a witness of some of the number of steps on the well.  Visit a place which will give you experience with adventure. Abhaneri step well is the Jaipur’s attractive historical place that can give you the exciting experience that you never had before. The monument is a 13 story building and has 3500 steps along with being 100 feet in height.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – April
  • Timings: 10 AM- 5 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free
  1. Ram Niwas Garden

Ram Niwas Garden is covered with the beautiful fountains, picturesque locations, peaceful surroundings and calmed alluring environment. This garden is perfect for nature’s beauty lover. This is the perfect example for the person who wants to feel relax after a stressful day. Ram Niwas Garden is near Albert Hall Museum.

  • Best Time to Visit: October – February
  • Timings: 5 AM- 8 PM
  • Entry Fee: INR 10 Indians and INR 100 foreigners
  1. Chandpole Gate

 

Chandpole Gate perfectly describes Jaipur’s architecture and heritage.  The Chandpole gate is the entrance to the parkota. While you can get the view of the bazaars of the parkota with the rich culture of the pink city. Hence the design of the Chandpole gate is so unique. It makes visitors feel amazed as its beauty and the architectural work.

  • Best Time to Visit: July – September
  • Timings: 24 Hours
  • Entry Fee: INR 2 Indians and INR 10 foreigners
  1. Nahargarh Biological Park

 

Nahargarh Biological Park is rich in its wide range of flora and fauna. The main aim of this park is to conserve the flora and fauna. Here travelers can see over 285 species of the birds. This is the best place for the bird watchers. It is the part of the Nahargarh sanctuary which is located about 12 km from Jaipur on the Jaipur-Delhi highway.

  • Best Time to Visit: July – February
  • Timings: 8:30 AM- 5 PM (Closed on Tuesday)
  • Entry Fee: INR 20 Indians and INR 300 foreigners
  1. Sound and Light Show of Amber Fort

Sound and Light show of the amber fort is the one of the fascinating great attraction of this place. Amber fort surrounds with its rocky walls.  Hence it provides an energetic backdrop for the light effects and the sound effects. In the sound show, it narrates the story of the Rajputs and describes the tradition and the royal and grand lifestyle of the royal family.