10 Places You Should Visit In Jaipur During Monsoon

Jaipur (Also known as the Pink City of Rajasthan) is the capital of Rajasthan. Jaipur is the tenth most populous city in India and is also the most visited place near Delhi and Agra. Jaipur is an ideal weekend getaway for Delhi people.

Founded by Maharaja Man Singh (The King of Amer) Jaipur is famous for their architecture, historical culture, museums, forts, palaces and Rajasthani Food.

For many people, they feel Jaipur is not the place to visit because they don’t like forts and museums. But according to us you should visit all these places in Jaipur if you really want to know how our Raja Maharajas used to live earlier.

You can visit Jaipur in one day if you want to see only major attractions in Jaipur or you can extend your trip to two or three days if  you don’t want to miss anything.

An Ideal time to visit Jaipur is from June to February, but we recommend visiting people during monsoon. Monsoon is the best time to visit Jaipur as well as other places near Jaipur like Ranthambore National Park, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary.

Whether you extend your trips or not, but below are some amazing places in Jaipur you should not miss during your trip. You can cover all these places in one day tour also.

Have A look At 10 Places You Should Visit In Jaipur During Monsoon –

1) Amer Fort and Palace 

Amer Fort Jaipur India
Amer Fort Jaipur India
Amer fort also known as Amer ka Kila (Amber Fort) is located at Amer, 11 Km from Jaipur city is one of the major attraction of Jaipur. The palace was the residence of Maharaja Jai Singh and Rajput families earlier.

Not to Miss In Amer Fort –

•    Elephant Ride – If you want to go up by a royal elephant ride you have to reach Amer early in the morning. You have to pay Rs. 1000 for the ride which will cover your two-way ride.
•    Sheesh Mahal – Covered with full of mirrors Sheesh Mahal (Mirror Palace) is one of the most photographed places in Amer Fort.
•    A View from the top of Amer Fort – You will see Jaigarh Fort on from the top of Amer and its breathtaking view.
•    Sound and Light Show in the Night


Amer Fort And Palace Night View - Places To Visit In Jaipur
Amer Fort And Palace Night View
Amer Fort & Palace Timing - 9.00 A.M. to 6.30 P.M.

Entry Fee for Amer –

For Indians - Rs. 100
For Foreigners – Rs. 500
For Indian Students – Rs. 10
For Foreign Students – Rs. 100

2) Nahargarh Fort 


Beautiful City View From Nahargarh Fort Jaipur.JPG

If you want to see a glimpse of complete pink city Jaipur then you should not miss this fort. Situated on the edge of Aravali hills build by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh this fort offers a mesmerising view from the top. 
One can see the amazing view of Jal Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal while driving towards the hill. This fort was made for the protection of Jaipur and it is like a boundary for Jaipur.

Nahargarh Fort Timing - 9.00 A.M. To 5.30 P.M.

Entry Fee for Nahargarh Fort –

For Indians - Rs. 20
For Foreigners – Rs. 50
For Indian Students – Rs. 5
For Foreign Students – Rs. 25

3) City Palace And Museum


City Palace And Museum Must Visit Place in Jaipur

The present residence of the king of Jaipur. But one can visit the public areas Inside City palace. You can see Mubarak Mahal, Diwan – A – Aam, Darbar Hall and Museums inside the palace.   
This place is located near to Jantar Mantar and Hawa Mahal. You can visit all these three places in one day.

City Palace Timing - 9.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.

Entry Fee for City Palace -

For Indians - Rs. 100
For Foreigners – Rs. 500
For Indian Students – Rs. 10
For Foreign Students – Rs. 100

4) Hawa Mahal


Hawa Mahal Jaipur Rajasthan

Hawa Mahal also known as Wind Place is situated near to City Palace and Jantar Mantar. You can see the outside while walking on the street of Jaipur. Hawa Mahal has 953 small windows (Jharokhas). These Jharokas were made for the royal women’s to see the street festivals from inside the palace.

Hawa Mahal Timing - 9.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M.

Entry Fee for Hawa Mahal -

For Indians - Rs. 50
For Foreigners – Rs. 200

5) Jantar Mantar 



Built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh, Jantar Mantar is the best place to visit if you want to observe how the ancient people use to measure time, predict eclipses and track major stars. 
It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. You should hire a guide for understanding the functions of different instruments.

Jantar Mantar Timing – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Entry Fee for Jantar Mantar -

For Indians - Rs. 50
For Foreigners – Rs. 250
For Indian Students – Rs. 20
For Foreign Students – Rs. 100

6) Jaigarh Fort 


Jaigarh Fort Jaipur Rajasthan

Situated at the distance of 1 km from Amer, this place is a must visit during monsoon. You will see the amazing greeneries from the top of Jaigarh fort. The fort is situated on the Aravali hills and made for the protection of the Amer fort. World largest canons are placed here on the top of the fort.


An Amazing View From Jaigarh Fort Jaipur Rajasthan
An Amazing View From Jaigarh Fort Jaipur Rajasthan
Jaigarh Fort Timing - 9.30 A.M. to 6.30 P.M.

Entry Fee for Jaigarh Fort -

For Indians - Rs. 35
For Foreigners – Rs. 100

7) Jal Mahal 


Jal Mahal - Place to See in Jaipur

Jal Mahal is a building situated in the middle of Man Sagar lake. You can not visit this place from inside but you can see the outer view from the surrounding boundaries. 
While travelling towards Amer fort you can visit this place. You can stay or have your lunch in Taj Palace located near the Jal Mahal.

You can see this place anytime there are no entry charges for this place.

8) Surya Mandir 

If you want to see the pink Jaipur you should visit Surya Mandir during early sunset. Located in the hills near to Galtaji temple this place is peaceful and cool.  You will find many monkeys here so don’t forget to carry bananas.

9) Albert Hall Museum 


Albert Hall Museum Jaipur

Albert Hall Museum is the largest museum in Rajasthan. The historical building with a big concert hall itself is the main attraction for many visitors. This Museum has all Rajasthani weapons of the old era, various statues, clothes, crockery and many more things to attract people.
While visiting Albert Hall you can visit Ram Niwas Garden. It is located at a distance of 1.5 km only.

Albert Hall Museum Timing - 9.00 A.M. to 6.30 P.M.

Entry Fee for Albert Hall Museum -

For Indians - Rs. 60
For Foreigners – Rs. 100

10) Raj Mandir Cinema 


Raj Mandir Cinema Hall Jaipur

Raj Mandir is the most popular theatre of Jaipur Rajasthan. It is more like a tourist destination. The interiors and lightening effects inside the theatre are amazing. This place is like a royal palace and still maintains its elegance and charm. The lobby décor and seating arrangements are royal and fantastic.


Interiors Of Raj Mandir Jaipur

Interiors Of Raj Mandir Jaipur Rajasthan
Interiors Of Raj Mandir Jaipur
If you are visiting Jaipur you should not miss this palace as it is one of the best cinema halls in Asia and popular as Pride of Asia.

Apart from visiting the above palace if you get little time then you should visit the famous Bapu Bazar. Here you will get the best bandhani sarees, more shoes and best Rajasthani jewellery here.

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