Jaipur is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Jaipur one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Jaipur is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Jaipur or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Jaipur. Explore the historical monuments of Jaipur with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Jaipur guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Jaipur page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Jaipur landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Jaipur.
#1 of 17 Historical Places in Jaipur | Added 103871 times in trip plans
Jalebi Chowk, Near Jantar Mantar, Tripolia Bazar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the prominent structures in the Pink City, this large palace complex mesmerises its visitors with its unique architecture and beautiful designs. Coming here, you will be welcomed by various palaces, towers and patios, accommodating the essence of the city's rich past. Walk around the places like Chandra Mahal and Mukut Mahal and observe how ...
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Johari Bazar Rd, Badi Choupad, Badi Chaupar, Pink CIty, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
Sitting at the edge of city palace, Hawa Mahal is a prominent attraction among visitors and a must visit in Jaipur. On your visit, the first thing that you'll notice is its beautiful pink sandstone walls the building is built with. As you enter the place, you come across various chambers and halls, dedicated to varied purposes (we tell you the pala...
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Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001, India
08:00 am - 05:30 pm
It is one of the most popular forts in Jaipur and is a very esteemed tourist destination among travellers. People come here to witness its unique and marvellous architecture reflecting its rich and vast Rajput legacy. The palace is divided into many sections, hence it's better to take your time and stroll through them one by one. Start with the two...
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Amer Road, Near Jal Mahal, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
The fort sits at the highest point in the city providing phenomenal views to the visitors. It also happens to be one of the most mesmerising structures in the city. Come here to witness the Rajputana Acumen which greatly reflects in its building's design and structure. Since the fort was used for city's fortification, it will give you a great idea ...
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Above Amber Fort, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Settled atop Aravali hills, Jaigarh fort is a magnificent fort and among the must things to do in Jaipur. Venture into the premises to check out an another exemplary structure of Rajputana Legacy, beautifully planned and structured together. Here you will come across some really marvellous antiques like its cannon- Jaivana. Move further to cover it...
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Ramniwas Bag, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004
09:00 am - 10:00 pm
One of the oldest museums in Jaipur, its prestige lies in the vast range of artefacts and cultural antiques that it accommodates. History and art lovers must definitely give it a visit at least once during their Jaipur tour. Walking around, you will come across various items at the display like oil paintings, watercolour portraits and numerous arti...
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Man Sagar Lake, Jaipur, Rajasthan
06:00 am - 07:00 pm
Built in the 18th century, the palace sits beautifully on the Man Sagar Lake and a must visit places in Jaipur. Coming here will let you get acquainted with the rich Rajput legacy and will let you delve deeper into its customs and traditions. Historians and lover of archaics shall definitely come here at least once during their lifetime. Set off fo...
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Brahmpuri, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Gaitore is a famous historical venue of Jaipur. Raised as symbols for cremation grounds of the royal Rajput Emperors and the family members of the king’s clan, The Gaitoreis an example of the fusion of Mughal and Hindu architecture. Marble and red and yellow sandstone structures, bearing the inscriptions of the traditional carvings of Rajasth...
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Near Harshat Mata Temple, Abhaneri, Bandikui, Rajasthan 303313
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Abhaneri Step Well is an exclusive tourism venue of Jaipur, situated in Abha Nagri. It features the exceptional invention of collecting and preserving rain water for drinking and fodder during the unfavourable conditions of drought. The most famous among the step wells, as well as the largest and deepest, is the Chand Baori. The walls and steps...
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NH11, Lal Dungri, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302031
08:00 am - 04:30 pm
Built during the reign of Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the Sisodia Rani Gardens are a beautiful place to spend a quite morning or afternoon on your trip to Jaipur. The Queen of Sisodian province of the Sun Dynasty is who gives her name to this place.
The garden is landscaped in such a way that there are several layers as it adopts a multitier desig...
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Ishwar Lat, Aatish Market, J.D.A. Market, Pink City, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
The valour and great bravery of the Rajasthani Royals have been beautifully preserved by the Sagasuli tower making it a must-visit for every history lover. Built in the 18th century, it has also been constructed while keeping in mind the rules of Vaastu Shaastra. It was king of Jaipur Maharaja Ishwari Singh, who asked for it to be made as a symbol ...
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Gandhi Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302015
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Witness the various art and crafts at Jawahar Kala Kendra which is a must visit place in Jaipur. You will get to see a lot here. Walk around the museum and see the variously housed artefacts, ranging from paintings to articles and what not! Move forward to the auditorium and amphitheatre place and spend some time there. There is also a library and ...
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Near Kheri Gate, Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302028
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Also known as Mian ki Baoli, this stepwell is located on the road that leads from Jaipur to Amer. As Rajasthan is famous for its stepwells and hence this one also holds a lot of tourist attraction and value. Believed to be built in 16th century, this stepwell was actually built as a meeting place for people who came here to fill water. The crisscro...
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Statue Cir, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302007
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located in the centre of Jaipur city, the statue circle is a famous landmark that you can’t miss to see during your trip to Jaipur. The circle is named after the statue that was built in dedication to the founder of Jaipur, Sawai Jai Singh II. The statue is shown to be in the state of holding astrological symbols that portray his interest in ...
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57, Near Jalmahal, Water Palace Amber Road, Tripoliya Bazar, Tripoliya Bazar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Rajasthan is famous throughout the world for its craftsmanship and lovely jewellery. The heritage capital of India is visited also for shopping local jewellery and crafts material. The state still carries forward its tradition with its array of items that depict conventional art and craftsmanship. The Jewels Lake Palace is a manufacturing unit that...