Sarovar Portico, Jaipur

Getting there

By Air
Indian Airlines connect Jaipur with the major cities such as Delhi, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Varanasi, Kolkata and Ahmedabad. Other airlines connect Goa, Hyderabad and Bangalore to Jaipur.

By Rail
Jaipur is well-connected by railways with Delhi, Agra, Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Abu Road (Mount Abu), Udaipur, Mumbai and Sawai Madhopur.

By Road
Good motorable roads connect Jaipur with Delhi 258 kms, Agra 236 kms, Bikaner 321 kms, Udaipur 405 kms, Ajmer 131 kms, Jodhpur 316 kms, Bharatpur 176 kms, Jaisalmer 638 kms and Mumbai 1202 kms. Regular buses are available from Jaipur to the above places as well as to Alwar, Kota, Sariska, Mathura, Indore, Chittorgarh and Barmer.

Jaipur Local Information:
Explore Jaipur, the pink city of Rajasthan for its majestic mahals, marvelous monuments and artistic forts. Founded by Sawai Jaisingh II in 1727 AD, this marvelous city in the desert depicts a royal charm through its palatial palaces and lovely gardens. Jantar Mantar, noted as the world heritage sites is also placed in Jaipur. The other famous sites which form the pride of Jaipur include the Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh and Amber Palace. Heavy influence of Rajput clan can be observed through these magnificent marvels. Apart from its unique architecture, Jaipur is also known for its colorful bazaars which sell handicraft items, traditional and typical kundan jewelry. But a must buy from this colorful bazaar is the Bandhani saree. The other major attractions include the ancient museums and the religious temples. The traditionally rich city in India is also one of the best planned and upcoming business centres in India. Visit Jaipur and feel its rich and ancient flavors through the landmark sites, the well planned gardens and the formidable forts.