Jaipur is the Pink City of India, is famous for its beautiful forts and palaces. There are lots of monuments that are very famous, and the City Palace is one of the most wonderful architectural not only of this city but also of Rajasthan. Numerous travelers come to this city every year to see the beauty it holds in its architectural, culture and festivals. The City Palace offers travelers the best glimpse of Mughal as well as Rajasthani style. This palace covers around one-seventh area of the entire city. Sawai Jai Singh II started its construction and completed by his successors.
This palace includes the major attractions that enthrall travelers to come here to see the beauty of this grand structure. The City Palace has a very huge complex along with lots gardens, courtyards, halls, structures and many small palaces. The small palaces include the following.
Chandra Mahal – This is a seven-storied building. These days the lower two levels has been turned into the Museum of Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II that displays the unique collection of weapons, carpets and rarities of 15th century. The other floors of this Mahal still have the same charm of Rajputs and always look simply beautiful. Mubarak Mahal – It is famous as one of the most wonderful example of the European architecture, Maharaja Madho Singh II built it in late 19th century. North India Tours
Museum – Travelers may see here the huge collection of Pashmina Shawls, Sanganeri prints, royal costumes, Benarasi silk saris and folk embroidery. At the same time, travelers also get an opportunity to see the best collection of 2000 weapons of date back 1580s as well as the bulky clothes worn by Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I. Diwan-E-Khas – It is a hall for private audiences, and it has two of the world’s largest silver vessels. It also considered that this hall is the best example of the traditional Rajput architecture. Diwan-E-Aam – It is the hall for public audience, and these days it serves as an art gallery. Here, travelers may see the ceilings that very beautifully painted. India Vacation Packages
Badal Mahal, Sarvatobhadra Art Gallery and Shri Govind Dev Temple are some other attractions of this palace. There are many other beautiful palaces in Jaipur such as Hawa Mahal, Nahargarh Fort and lots of more that are very famous among travelers. You should also visit this city, in order to experience the beauty of the palaces of this city.