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City Palace of Jaipur

Tripolia Bazar | Near Jantar Mantar, Jaipur 3023002, India
+91 141 408 8888
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City Palace forms one of the most famous tourist attractions and a major landmark in Jaipur. The beautiful palace was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh during his reign. Among the various forts and palaces of Jaipur, City Palace stands apart, with its outstanding art and architecture.
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Tripolia Bazar | Near Jantar Mantar, Jaipur 3023002, India
+91 141 408 8888
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Reviewed yesterday

Stunning decorations & artifacts with great photo opportunities, take your camera, we went the first time without ours but we went back a second time so we could capture it on camera as it was so good. You can pay 2500 INR to see the...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed yesterday

The seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur, the Chandra Mahal palace now houses a museum, the royal throne room and displays of weapons and costumes. The descendants of the Maharaja still live in a portion of the complex. A guided tour is the best way...More

Thank blnavarremary
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was an enchanting experience. I was transported to historical times. Loved the collection of weapons and the garments worn by the royal family.

Thank Rakesh Kumar S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an interesting place to visit as long as you have a local guide who can give you some of the history of the place and details of the use to which the different parts of the building were put.

Thank GandISomerset
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

City Palace is a main palace attraction in Jaipur.It was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II who ruled from 1699-1744.His descendants are still living in this palace today. It is a palace complex of court yards ,buildings, gardens and pavilions designed by Indian and British...More

Thank ManfreddNg
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was disappointed here. I did not found anything spectacular to experience here. The ticket charged here is also on the higher side and as compared to the price I did not found the place worth.

Thank GP020
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots to see and do here. A good spot to buy a small or large quality painting. Art gallery with artists present, reception room with maharajah’s thrones, textiles (I.e. ceremonial and sporting clothes worn by ‘royalty’ etc. Several spacious courtyards and a peaceful feel. Money...More

Thank Shady111
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The City Palace is situated at the heart of Jaipur is the the Royal residence of the current king. The palace was initially built between 1729 and 1732 AD by Sawai Jai Singh Second and latter additions were made by the further ruling kings.

Thank NimeshVarier
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are many Palaces in India, but this is probably the prettiest to date. Full of light, artefacts and textiles. Not to be missed.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a nice museum and then was interesting to see the different halls and antiquities. I enjoy history so seeing these pieces was fun.

Thank tvk73
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