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A virtual visit to 5 iconic places in Jaipur

Amidst the COVID-19 outbreak we are still travelling to Jaipur’s most iconic places. Are you? And no, we haven’t stepped out of our home also we can take you along with us. You ask how?

Now that everything has become virtual, why not travel to these places virtually!

Hop on people, cause we are about to embark on an adventurous journey to Jaipur’s 5 iconic places that would take you back to your good old memories.

 

  1. Hawa Mahal

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Hawa Mahal, a monument, a memory, a landmark, the pride of Jaipur; a place you just cannot miss going to! Looking out of those windows of the wind palace your eyes stumble upon the shops on the busy streets and people walking by everything looked so lively.

 

  1. Amer Fort

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As regal as can be, Jaipur’s magnificent Amer Fort rightly personifies the city’s Rajputana culture. This place vibrates with its legendary past and not to forget the Sound and Light show which is an exemplary saga of culture & heritage of Rajasthan.

 

  1. Jal Mahal

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On a beautiful day, when you think about hanging out with family/friends, the one spot that you always think of is Jal mahal palace! This Water Palace is definitely the most loved place to witness the glorious sunset with your loved ones.

 

  1. Nahargarh

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Another iconic place of Jaipur and is loved by everyone even the directors of Rang De Basanti, Nahargarh. The view from Nahargarh Fort, which stands out on the hills of Aravali, is out of this world especially during night. It is definitely a rare sight that is worth visiting for!

 

  1. Albert Hall

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Standing tall in the midst of Ram Niwas gardens, the front face of the Albert Hall is every spectator’s delight. In the evening the museum is covered in vivid colours which add to the charm and magic of the Albert Hall Museum. However, the most amazing sight is when a large kit of pigeons rests there and flies away giving an unforgettable picturesque view!!

 

Wasn’t it a fun trip to these iconic places?!

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5 Events In Jaipur Around ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2019

Weekend is nearing guys and girls! Get ready to call your friends to one of the most happening city of India, Jaipur because this weekend the PinkCity is all decked up with glamorous events. Want to know which event, simply read on.

  • Craft Stories Under The Mango Tree

Are you one of those who are fond of crafts and would love to know more about the art of its creation? Craft Stories Under The Mango Tree brings to you the established and emerging artisans and craftsmen who will share their rich hands-on experience about the processes of craft creation. Not only this, Craft Stories Under The Mango Tree spreads its branches into fashion, film, market gallery, spotlight exhibition, dialogues, workshops and performances along with space making crafts. This is a one-stop destination for all the art lovers, don’t miss it for sure.

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Date: 25th-28th January

Venue: Jawahar Kala Kendra

Time: 11 a.m. onwards

  • Book Preview with Wine & Cheese

Hold your breath ladies and gentlemen as the Indian politician and writer himself, Dr. Shashi Tharoor is coming to town for his book preview “The Paradoxical Prime Minister” at the recently launched Trove café. A wine & cheese session with Dr. Shashi Tharoor is awaiting your arrival, so wait no more, get your tickets now !

Date: 24th January

Venue: Trove Café at Devraj Niwas

Time: 8:00 p.m. onwards

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  • Womenweave Pop-up

With Womenweave Pop-up the way you look at fashion, will definitely change. Witness a huge range of fabrics, sarees, stoles, dupattas, and towels which are elegantly designed and carefully hand woven that will definitely make you shop till you drop. Pick up your bags and just get going.

Date: 24th-28th January

Venue: Anokhi Basement & Jaipur Modern

Time: 11 a.m. onwards

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  • Locals DISTRICT performing at Club Trove

Yes, you read that right. It has just been a year that Locals DISTRICT marked their entry in techno-music events in Pink City and they are already geared up for their next season. You can watch the action go live in Club Trove much before the scheduled event in March and set the mood for the night. Just be there.

Date: 24th-25th January

Venue: Club Trove

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  • Heritage Evenings at ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2019

Get ready to be charmed by the music, fashion, and dance performances at the two heritage evenings at ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival.

  • Clothing as identity at Jawahar Kala Kendra– The artisan designers all the way from Kutch will be showcasing their traditions, costumes, and culture via their designs on the ramp.

Date: 25th January

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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  • A majestic evening at Amber Fort– A mix of enthralling music and dance performances that will bring together art, and culture is ready to give you an unforgettable evening at Amber Fort.

Date: 26th January

Time: 7:00 p.m. onwards

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Jaipur · Jaipur Beat · Jaipur Happenings · night tourism

Explore The Beautiful City Of Jaipur At Night

Night tourism in Jaipur has added a distinctive identity to this captivating city. It began from the year 2015 so that the tourists and the locals get a whiff of the state’s hidden story. Till date, this night tourism has attracted footfall of about 12.2 lakhs as against the total expenditure of Rs. 4.27 crores made for the installation of lighting fixtures.

Here, are 4 places where you can get the faint smell at night and get a spectacular and mesmerizing view of the Pink city.

  1. Amber Fort

JBAmber Fort, the 16th-century monument turns even more enchanting during ‘Amber by Night’ – an initiative by the Department of Tourism, Government of Rajasthan. The different hues of light give a new perspective to the elegance of the fort.

  1. Hawa Mahal

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When the 953 jharokas of Hawa Mahal aka Palace of Winds are lit up in varied hues at night, the drive around the walled city becomes an illuminated memory forever.

  1. Vidhyadhar Garden

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The newest addition to night tourism in the city is a 350-year-old Vidhyadar Ka Bagh which has been revamped with lush green garden, beautiful fountains, sparkling with yellow and blue lights, recalled as Vidhyadhar garden. It was built in the fond memory of Jaipur’s chief architect, Vidhyadhar Bhattacharya. Nestled in the lap of a valley, the garden offers a panoramic view of the city.

  1. Albert Hall

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Albert Hall – one of the oldest museum of Rajasthan, looks even more enthralling as you pass by it at night. To let the people soak in the beauty of these monuments, the Department of Archeology and Museum also holds cultural programmes hosting renowned artists from Rajasthan and nearby places, like Kathak performance at Albert Hall under the full moonlight (poornima).

Meanwhile, preparations are being made for illuminating other places like  Sanganeri gate, New gate, Tripolia gate, Chandpole have also been taken up in the project where external theme based lighting will be done. The project also involves façade lighting of three main bazaars of the city, namely Chaura Rasta, Tripolia Bazaar and Johri Bazaar.

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These lit up monuments, gates and gardens just add to a visitors list and behold their own beauty amidst the darkest hour of the night. Don’t forget to get a glimpse of these places as you drive through them 😉

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Ride the Segway Scooter Through Jaipur’s Heritage

Jaipur is one of the most famous tourism spots in the country and every year it attracts many tourists from both India and the world. The city has something for everyone and never fails to enchant tourists with its marvelous architecture, palace and forts. For a long time now, the tourists have enjoyed travelling through the pink city markets in e-rickshaws and visiting the Amber fort on elephants. Adding another amazing travel option for tourists, the city will now have Segway rides for its lovers.IMG_2490IMG_2449IMG_2518With its launch today at Amber fort and Nahargarh, the tourists will now be able to enjoy the beauty of Pink City while riding on a Segway. The amazing adventure trip that will be run by Jaipur Differently, gave many tourists a free ride today as a launch offer.Narhgarh fort supervisorIMG_2476IMG_2469Jaipur Differently , the brand behind these Segway rides, works with the motto of providing a unique tourism experience and has been organizing Segway tours for tourists since January 2017 and now after the association with Department of Archaeology and Museums, they are set to provide ‘Joy Rides’ at Amber Fort and Nahargarh. The enthusiasts will get to ride segways at Jaleb Chowk in Amber Fort and near Madhvendra Palace at Nahargarh. The rides are charged at an amount of Rs. 200 and they will last 3-4 mins. The tourists will also get guiding assistance from guides at Jaipur Differently.  IMG_2453IMG_2491We are sure that the tourists and even the city dwellers are in for some amazing treats. Now that you are aware of this adventure go and grab your chance to visit the city from a different angle.

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8 Cool Places To See in Jaipur at Night

When you step out of your house in the streets of Jaipur at night, do you feel a faint smell in the air knowing that somewhere around there is something that carries a whiff of magic and a hidden story ? Jaipur nightlife is one of those elusive experiences, if you know where to go 😉 But don’t worry, we are here to guide you thought the merry streets of Jaipur to the places which bring out the best of Jaipur’s nights 🙂

  1. Jal Mahal

    The city that might not boast of water bodies so much, houses the most magnificent water palaces in the world – Jal Mahal, located in the middle of the Man Sagar lake. The palace and the lake around it were renovated and enlarged in the 18th century by Maharaja Jai Singh II of Amber and it shines like a golden gem in the middle of blue lake at night.1404577_761259103900121_1720743497_o
  2. Statue Circle

    One of the most famous landmarks and circles of Jaipur, the white ‘Statue’ at the circle is of the founder of Jaipur – Sawai Jai Singh II. This pristine white structure looks even more royal at night with a beaming crowd of locals storming around it for walk in the garden, to grab a scoop of ice-cream or have a cup of the famous coffee at Statue Circle.statue-circle-night
  3. Amber Fort
    Once the capital of the state of Rajasthan, Amber boasts of the spectacular beauty – the Amer fort. Situated 10 km away from Jaipur on Jaipur-New Delhi road, the sight of the lit-up Amer fort is arresting at night and unmissable for the one who is visiting Jaipur for the first time or nth time.amer-at-night
  4. Jawahar CircleSaid to be the biggest circular park in Asia developed on the highway, Jawahar Circle is located on the Jawaharlal Nehru Marg. The circle is surrounded by various kiosks but the highlight is a musical fountain that changes lights and splashes the beholders with a happy refreshing feel.jawahar-circle-fountain
  5. Hawamahal
    Hawa meaning wind and mahal meaning palace, Hawamahal aka Palace of the Winds is a pink sandstone palace that represents in its pure glory the essence of pink city. When its 953 windows called jharokhas are lit up in varied hues at night, the drive around the walled city becomes an illuminated memory forever.hawamahal
  6. Amar Jawan JyotiDrenched in the spirit of pride, Amar Jawan Jyoti evokes patriotism at just one sight. Glorifying the selfless sacrifice of soldiers from the state of Rajasthan, this place has a tranquil aura around it, that you can soak into while sitting on the stairs and watching the traffic pass by.img_4990
  7. Nahargarh Fort

    If you have seen Rang De Basanti or Shuddh Desi Romance, you know what we are talking about. The one place which a lot of towns around the world are missing on, is the Nahargarh fort. On the edge of Aravalli hills, Nahargarh fort brings out in you the innate desire of living life on the edge, especially when you gaze at the dark blue sky blanketing the illuminated pink city.nahargarh-night
  8. Albert Hall MuseumOne of the oldest museums of Rajasthan which is also the state museum – Albert hall, couldn’t get any better after night tourism began here. It is now seen shining in glorious colors oozing a sense of pride in the architecture of pink city.albert hall
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Jaipur’s Jeweler scorches the ramp at IIJW Mumbai!

One of the Jaipur’s oldest jewelry houses, Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers dazzled the ramp at IIJW, Mumbai during the launch of their new jewelry range, Amér.

Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers created the facsimile of the magnanimous fort of Amer on the ramp with the life-sized Ganesh Pol gate in the center,

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while the beautiful arches and parkota walls of Rajasthan magically surrounded the audience.

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Entire set of Amer Fort was re-created on the ramp, which was probably the first time in history when the soulful spirit of Rajasthan and its splendid architecture was reflected so beautifully on a life size event.

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The gracious Sharmila Tagore walked the ramp in pristine glory dressed in a lovely pink color saree adorned with the alluring jewellery from the Amér collection.

Following her were a bunch of models walking down the runway on the beats of traditional Rajasthani music with singer Ila Arun who rocked the ramp with her voice by singing folk songs from the state wearing tribal chunky jewelry in gold and diamond.

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The gorgeous Kangana Ranaut then sashayed the ramp in her exquisitely designedlehenga-choli festooned with a stunning necklace from Amér. Along with her, came the dashing beau, the model-turned actor, Vidyut Jammwal and Creative Director of Birdhichand, Mr Yash Agarwal.

YashThe ramp saw an exciting mélange of Sarees, Anarkalis, Lehenga-cholis, and dresses, all wrapped in a beautiful palette of colors designed by Pallavi Jaipur.