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What All 2018 Brought Along In Jaipur

2018 has been a hip and happening year for Jaipur! We saw a lot happening around and changing in the city!

Let’s take a ride down to the memory lane with the major happenings in Jaipur in the bygone year.

  1. Masala Chowk- The year 2018 began on a food note with the opening of Masala Chowk where you can find Jaipur’s all street food at one place and it became Jaipurites’ favourite in no time !

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  1. Tandoori Chai- The forever favourite Chai got a twist with Tandoori flavour added to it and the crowd went crazy for it!

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  1. Rooftop Restaurants- Like a boom, a whole lot of rooftop restaurants and lounges flooded our city in the past one year and we cannot be anymore happy about the choices we have got.
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  1. Online Food Delivery- Swiggy, Zomato, Uber Eats, Food Panda and what not! When these super-convenient apps hit the city, it’s now so much easier to party anywhere, anytime!
  1. Best City for Pedestrians- Jaipur was marked to be the best city for pedestrians according to Ease of Moving Index released by the Union Transport Ministry.

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  1. Smart Road- Jaipur’s first ever Smart Road was opened for the public at Kishanpole towards the end trimester. Our city is indeed getting smart!

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  1. Raj Mandir- Our city’s legendary theater, Raj Mandir bagged the “Best Single Screen” award at Big Cine Expo and I-Max Cine Award ceremony. Raj Mandir was built in 1976.

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  1. Leopard Safari- For the first time, Jaipur is now witnessing leopards at Jhalana Safari. What rush of blood it is to witness the magnificent beasts.

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  1. Among top 40 Cleanest Cities- This year, Jaipur improved significantly and came in the top 40 cleanest cities of the country according to Swachh Survekshan 2018.

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  1. Dravyavati River Project- Jaipur city got its own river in the year 2018! Ex- Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhara Raje inaugurated the long awaited project in the latter half of the year.
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  1. 2nd Cleanest Railway Station- Jaipur’s railway station bagged the second position for cleanliness in the A1 category of stations in the cleanliness survey of 2018. We are keeping our city cleaner day by day !

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  1. The New Government- Last but not the least, the biggest thing we witnessed in 2018 was the new government for our state!

We thank 2018 for all the good things it brought along!

May 2019 bring further growth, peace and better days!

Happy New Year 🙂

 

 

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Let’s Welcome The Year 2019 In Jaipur With A Bang !

The clock has started to tick already and we can’t hold our excitement! Just few hours to go and then we enter the year 2019 with a bang. What makes this New Year’s special is that Pink City is ready to paint the town red with its funfilled events in the city! So, let’s have a look at what Pink City has in store for us this New Year’s Eve 😉

  1. New Year’s Eve 2019 at F Bar & Lounge

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Venue: F Bar & Lounge

2. New Year’s Eve 2019 at Blackout

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Venue: Blackout 

3. New Year Eve Party 2019 at Club Naila

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Venue: Club Naila

4. Hangover 2019 

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Venue: LIT Bar & Kitchen

5. New Year WTF Party

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Venue: WTF Cafe

6. New Year 2019 Celebrations

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Venue: Scorpion- A Pub City 

7. New Year Eve Party 

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Venue: Regenta Central Jaipur

8. NYE 2019 At Stardust

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Venue: Stardust

9. Wassup 2019

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Venue: Holywood

10. The Great Gatsby | NYE 2019

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Venue: Jaipur Bar Stock Exchange

11. Majestic Night New Year Eve 2019 With MKSHFT

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Venue: Aenigma 

12. Lafiesta New Year Party

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Venue: Kanchan Kesari Village Resort 

13. IMF- NYE India Musical Festival

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Venue: Mahal Rajwada Resort

14. Jaipur Eve Party

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Venue: Clarks Amer

15. Cheers 2019

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Venue: Holiday Inn

16. New Year’s Eve 2019

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Venue: Club Colaba

17. New Year Party at Samskara Resort & Spa

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Venue: Samskara Resort & Spa

18. New Year Eve 2019 Ft. DJ AVI

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Venue: The Space Bar

19. New Year Bash At G Club

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Venue: G Club

20. New Year’s Eve 

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Venue: O2 The Plant Cafe

21. New Year’s Eve 2019

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Venue: House Of People

22. Bygones & Beginnings 2019

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Venue: Club 9

23. Road to 2019

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Venue: The Socialite

24. NYE 2019 Party With Beyond 120

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Venue: 999 Restro Lounge 

25. NYE Gala 2019

Venue: Isobar Coffee Bar & Cocktail House

26. Adda Baar Bar- Naye Saal Ka Adda

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Venue: Jaipur Adda

Have a prosperous New Year ! 🙂

 

 

 

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Things No One Tells You About – World Trade Park, Jaipur

What is that one place even your relatives or friends visiting the Pink City for the first time from metropolitan ask for? Yes, World Trade Park is what comes to our mind always! It gives us a moment of pride for being one of the largest malls in the country with 11 floors. But, we are sure there are few things that no one told you about this mall. Curious? Read on to discover what makes this mall so close to the hearts of not only Jaipurites but also for those visiting the city for the first time.

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  • Few hours left in the city and have not seen World Trade Park yet? Don’t worry, you can drop by and visit one of the grandest malls that the city houses on your way to the airport as it is located at a mere distance of 2.8 km from there.

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  • World Trade Park is here to turn your fantasy illusions into reality. This architectural wonder houses a Fantasy World where you can see people selling beautiful accessories like costume jewellery and sunglasses from inside a boat shaped shop or a bus. You can spot umbrellas hanging upside down from the ceiling and the interior designed in a very unusual format that takes you into the world of Arabian Nights.

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  • World Trade Park is not just a shopping mall, but a plethora of entertainment. You name it, and World Trade Park has it. World-class brands like Marks & Spencer, Charles & Keith, Faces, The Body Shop to name a few, Cinepolis, that has the best 3D effects to offer in the city, Play Zone for the kids to get some respite while you are on a shopping spree, and not-to-forget the food court that has a world-class cuisine to offer your taste palettes. This qualifies for a one-stop destination for all your entertainment needs ! 🙂

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  • Did you know that World Trade Park is the 2nd largest mall in India by area whose construction was completed in just a span of 2 years? :O Isn’t that quick?

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  • World Trade Park added another feather in its cap this Diwali by hosting the 1st LED Balloon Festival of India. Yes ! The very first one was held in our very own Pink City. Doesn’t that make you smile with pride?

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Don’t you love World Trade Park even more now? 😉

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Jaipur Jingles all the way with Christmas Spirit!

“Deck the halls with boughs of holly,

‘Tis the season to be jolly.”

Need to get into the holiday spirit but no plans for Christmas?

Here are a few places in Jaipur where you and your friends could spend your Christmas together!

  1. Confetti Box- The Christmas Festival of Fun-Filled Activities

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Date: 24th and 25th December 2018

Venue: The Diggi Palace

 

  1. Lil’ Threads- The Christmas Carnival

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Fort, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur

 

  1. Christmas Eve Dinner at Bazaar

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Zone By the Park, Jaipur

 

  1. Santa ka Adda (Christmas Celebrations 2018)

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Jaipur Adda

 

  1. Christmas Eve ft. Aakhira Band

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue:  Stardust, Jaipur

 

  1. Christmas Eve Celebration at Hilton Jaipur

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Hilton Jaipur

  1. Pre X-MAS Celebration with DJ Perisha

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Hashtag, Jaipur

 

  1. A KAFKA Christmas: Wine and Cheese Fest!

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Kafka, Jaipur

 

  1. Charismatic Christmas at G Club

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: G Club

 

  1. Merry Feast at The Pavilion

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Sarovar Portico, Jaipur

 

  1. Jingle Hell Christmas Celebration

 

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: The Thirsty Crow Restro Lounge

 

  1. Christmas Party at WTF Café

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: WTF Café

 

  1. A Jolly Good Feast

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Lemon Tree Hotels

 

  1. Romantic Christmas Eve

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Date: 24th December 2018

Venue: Isobar Coffee Bar & Cocktail House

  1. Music Unplugged on Christmas

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Date:  25th December 2018

Venue: Nibs Cafe

16. Christmas Eve Party- Sultanat Lounge 

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Date: 25th December 2018

Venue: Virasat Restaurant

17. Christmassy Affair ft. Amit Rai

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Date: 25th December 2018

Venue: Stardust, Jaipur

18. Christmas Celebration at Sky Waltz

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Date: 25th December 2018

Venue: Sky Waltz, Jaipur

19. Christmas Day & Night Celebrations

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Date: 25th December 2018

Venue: Blackout, Jaipur

20. Christmas Carnival 

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Date: 25th December 2018

Venue: Sky Beach

So get those reindeer headbands, Christmas outfits and cute boots out, for we are heading to the party town with a sleighful of excitement!

MERRY Christmas!

 

 

 

 

 

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15th Edition Of Jaipur Jewellery Show Begins Today!

If you go gaga over jewels, this is the place to be at!

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One of the most colossal jewellery shows of India and the biggest one of the year ‘Jaipur Jewellery Show’ taking place at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre, Sitapura has been inaugurated today by the Executive Chairman of DMCC, Ahmed Bin Sulayem.

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Jaipur Beat brings you a glimpse of all the charms that are being unfurled at Jaipur Jewellery Show 2018.

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The opulence has been unfolded at the 15th edition of the grand show with the theme “Reflections of Royalty and Creativity” and best of the best brands and the biggest ones too have displayed their gleaming sets of royal jewels at the exhibition.

Every jewellery brand has put their heart and soul into thematic description of their booth with floral to Mandala, Arabian, Egyptian and Rajputi muses. While some brands opted to keep it simple, the other ones have exhibited their jewels with all the pomp and show.

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The Jaipuri chhatri display at the Jaipur Jewellery Design Festival envelopes the essence of Jaipur in true sense. With different chhatris displaying the jewels by different brands, they have been decorated according to the themes of their jewellery.

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Moreover, the chattris are equipped with augmented reality mirrors wherein you can take the look and feel of the displayed jewellery without getting it out of the showcase.

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From the jewels inspired by mughal era, to the jewels reflecting the essence of Rajputi tradition, JJS 2018 has it all.

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Brands like Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers, Kalajee Jewellers, Joypur Jewels, Surana’s, Suryavanshi Jewellers and many more are displaying their most scintillating set of jewels.

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It is an extensive display of gemstones jewellery, rough stones, finished jewellery designs, silver and diamond jewellery and artefacts.

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Your wedding shopping needs for this year are all sorted with an array of the most royal jewels being showcased at the exhibition.

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Jewellery connoisseurs, wholesale buyers of jewellery, media, jewellery and lifestyle bloggers from various places and organizations are bringing themselves to witness the pageantry at Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre.

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So if you relish cherish the magnificence of jewels, Jaipur Jewellery Show is the perfect place to witness the grandeur of royalty drenched in themes from all over the world.

Date: 21st-24th December, 2018

Venue: JECC Sitapura

 

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A Day Through Jaipur’s Walled City Market

No matter what transport you choose to reach the walled city market, but once you step out of it, a gush of local air filters through you and gives you the major feels of the city. From the street vendors all around trying to sell you ethnic jewellery, clothes, toys, bed sheets, handkerchiefs, edibles and what not, to the truly colourful shops loaded with Jaipuri jootis, block print and leather handbags, wedding outfits, vibrant Jaipuri lehengas and much more- the markets of Jaipur are truly engaging.

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Stroll through with a heart full of patience and excitement and you’ll surely find yourself drooling over the local delicacies including the famous Kachoris, Samosas, Mirchi vadas retrieved from the piping hot oil and put on little paper serving plates.

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Moreover, after you have had a long day of discovering the lanes of the walled city market, you can finally binge on the Rajasthani delicacies for dinner like Dal Baati Churma, Gatte ki sabzi, Laal Maas, and Ker Sangri.

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Further, while you stand right in front of the Palace of Winds, the legendary Hawa Mahal, you’ll realise that there actually are 953 windows in it. Located in the midst of the market and surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the city, the place has an enchanting significance to it, which would surely lure you into seeing it inside out.

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You can further explore the local culture and the colours of Jaipur with the local market that offers Jaipuri leather items, junk jewellery, Jaipuri block print dresses and bedsheets, quilts, handicrafts including blue pottery items and traditional kathputlis, mirror work items, and much more.

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On the other hand, you may dive into Hindu spirituality with temples like the renowned Hanuman temple, the Govind Dev Ji temple and Garbh Griha.

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Next, when you have crossed through the booming traffic, the metro construction taking place at Badi Chaupad and the loud yet prismatic market, you are finally ready to enter the gates of the truly magnificent City Palace of Jaipur, which was once the abode of the royal Rajput rulers. For years and years, Jaipur has celebrated its legacy of having inherited this beautiful monument that presents itself as Jaipur’s crown.

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Witnessing the grandeur of living and lifestyle of Jaipur’s royals at the City Palace Museum, you’ll be taken back in time with the treasures of the bygone era. From the enticing Chandra Mahal to the mesmerizing Peacock Gate, Lotus Gate, Green Gate and Rose Gate; City Palace just never fail to bewitch you with its beauty.

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While you take away Jaipuri clothes, quilts, jooties and jewellery as souvenirs for your loved ones away with you, the most beautiful things you take along would still be the sights of the vivid liveliness of the city.

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9 Places To Have A Meal Fit For Kings In Jaipur

We Jaipurites are born in the land of royals and we have been brought up seeing palaces, elephants, royal abodes and the royals themselves. But dining like royals is a different experience altogether.

Jaipur Beat brings you a list of the choicest restaurants of Jaipur for when you are in a mood to be welcomed and served like royals.

  • Baradari- Located in the heart of the City Palace itself, Baradari is synonymous to grandeur and royalty. With the most royal services and a kingly court kind of ambience, this place treats you with regal pleasures.

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  • 1135 AD- Perched up high in the lap of Amer Fort, 1135 AD offers a lavish experience like no other. Brightly lit aisles, with congenial ambience, gives you the true feels of regalia.
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  • Fort- The modern blended with the traditional, Fort divides itself in Chowk and Sultanat. With stone architecture, this place takes you back to age-old forts from the era of Saxons and Vikings.

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  • Shahpura House- Historic jharokha and chattri style architecture of this place does not fail to leave you in the awe of the moment. From the entrance itself, you are bound to feel the palace to its core in every step you take.
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  • Giardino- Taking its name from Italian origin meaning ‘garden,’ Giardino is located in the royal abode Taj Jai Mahal Palace. Celebrating the Italian culinary pleasures, this place provides an insight into Italian elegance and royal opulence.
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  • Shikaar Bagh- A silent abode in the heart of the buzzing city, Shikaar Bagh is a heaven for those who wish to be pampered like royals and enjoy a serene meal with loved ones and family.
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  • Virasat- Celebrating the royal history of Rajasthan, this place speaks of Rajasthani culture in every fibre of its being. From eating in royal thaalis to enjoying the ancient art forms of Rajasthan displayed all around, Virasat is a vibrant showcase of Rangeelo Rajasthan.
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  • The Rajput Room- The name says it all. Situated in the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the palace turned heritage hotel Taj Rambagh Palace, The Rajput Room is a place where the grandeur unfurls in a Rajputi demeanour inspired by the ancient rulers of Jaipur. Pleasing and colourful ambience takes your heart away at first sight!
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  • Marble Arch- The dream house-palace in the midst of Jaipuri waters Marble Arch is a heaven located in the legendary Jal Mahal. With a dreamy ambience and inexplicable beauty all around, Marble Arch is instilled with white marble furnishings matched up with vibrant décor and interior to create a mesmerizing contrast.
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So the next time you wish to be treated like a royal, make your way to one of these splendid places in the city.