City Palace, Jaipur

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  • Address: Jalebi Chowk, Near Jantar Mantar, Tripolia Bazar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1414088855
  • Ticket Price: 300 INR
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Educational Site, Historical Site, Palace, Family And Kids, Architecture , Heritage Building
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About City Palace, Jaipur

The chief administration centre by the Maharaja of Jaipur, the city palace of Jaipur is one of the most impressive places to see in the city. City Palace is a grandiose area with several smaller palaces and halls enclosed together in one huge structure. The adjacent palaces include the ChandraMahal and the Mubarak Mahal. Several neighbouring palace buildings, towers, patios, temples and garden plots alike lie within the walls of this magnificent fort.

The ones that are not to be missed are Mukut Mahal, Maharani’s Palace, and Shri Govind Dev Temple. Several objects of interest from the royal era have been stored here. There are several Mughal influences on the architecture as well. This is apparent from the fact that the Palace also has the public and public halls named the Diwan-i-Am and the Diwan-i-Khas.

Three splendid gates named the Virendra Pol, the Udai Pol, and the Tripolia Gate guard the entrances to this massive area. The Tripolia Gate is used by the members of the royalty. Visitors are allowed entry to the palace by the Virendra Pol and the Udai Pol.

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One of the most impressive palaces in India, the City Palace of Jaipur is quite renowned among tourists, thanks to quintessential Rajasthani style architecture, subtle glamour and royal vibes. The palace allows entrance to tourists on certain City Palace Ticket Price. The Tickets for City Palace can be availed directly on the arrival, but remember to arrive a little early to Buy Tickets for City Palace if you do not wish to deal with unnecessary crowd. The City Palace Tickets varies for foreigners and natives. Regardless, with all the majestic charm and allure, the Royal Palace is worth a visit.

City Palace Information

  • The three entrances to the City Palace are guarded by the three gates named the Virendra Pol, the Udai Pol, and the Tripolia Gate.
  • The Tripolia Gate is meant for the sole usage by the royal members, and the visitors are allowed entry to the palace by the Virendra Pol and the Udai Pol.

City Palace Ticket Prices

  • Indian nationals: Rs. 75
  • Foreign Nationals: Rs. 300

How To reach City Palace by Public Transport

  • Nearest Bus stop: Hawa Mahal Bus stop and Badi Chopad Bus Stop

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Things to Know Before Visiting City Palace

  • 58.54% of people who visit Jaipur include City Palace in their plan

  • 76.91% of people start their City Palace visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see City Palace

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

77.02% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting City Palace

People normally club together Moti Dungri Ganesh Temple and Jantar Mantar while planning their visit to City Palace.

People also prefer to start their day with City Palace.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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City Palace, Jaipur Reviews

  • This is place is simply great located in the city of Jaipur. This is the home of King/Queen and family after they shifted from the Amer Palace located on the other part of the city on a hill top. A very beautiful Palace with wonderful Architecture. This is quite a famous place in Jaipur and one of the must visit while here. It is quite easy to reach here from any where in the city. The scenic beauty is Superb here.There is a museum as well here with all the previous kings who ruled Jaipur in past. Enjoy !!!!!

  • Fantastic display of the rich culture and history of the Mughal kingdom. It has audio guide facility, which is best for solo travelers or travelers who want to take a slow walk around the palace and museum at their own speed. The display of antiques, weapons, etc. is mind blowing - one of the most fascinating collections in India. You can even get your hands on a dagger in the museum. It has some beautifully carved interiors and designs inside. It takes a good 3 to 4 hours to visit this place and spend some time there. Refreshments are available.

  • Nothing special about this place except that it is maintained well compared to other palaces in the area. It is surprising that it's a private property and nothing much to offer in terms of uniqueness if you visit it after other places in Jaipur. There are big big quarters and usual alleys and armoury rooms along with the special urns. Overall a good place which is accessible within city and offers some this photo booth where you can have a nice click, and pick up the snap later in a nice album like cover.

  • Heart of Jaipur. It's beautiful and covers a big area. The facts of this place are really amazing. If you're in a big group,it'll be good if you get a guide.. because it's really fun to know everything about this place. I also saw guides explaining in different languages..which was really cool to see. In short it's beautiful and you shouldn't miss this if you visit Jaipur. Also try visiting this place in the morning or afternoon because at evening there's a real rush and you might miss few things.

  • Palace right in the middle of Jaipur city where the royal family still resides. Its basically palace with museum. Armoury museum is one worth seeing. So adept in fighting can be made out from their multipurpose weapons and swords. Unique combinations of sword and guns. Sheath containing 2 swords are some other attractions. Overall a good trip to remember. Them there is palace operated textile/perfume shops which are good places to shop.

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