Near Panch Batti, M.I road , Rajasthan,302001
Sanganer Airport is situated near the town of Sanganer, at a distance of 13 km from Jaipur. It is the only international airport in Rajasthan. Facilities available include: post office, prepaid taxi counter, duty free shop, and foreign exchange counter.
Located on Station Road, the railway station is located a little ahead of the Inter State Bus Station. The Civil Line and Banni Park residential complexes are nearby, so is the shopping area in Mirza Ismail Road.
The Amber Fort is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Constructed by Raja Man Singh I in 1592 and completed by Sawai Jai Singh I, it is made in red sandstone and white marble with an exquisite fusion of art and architecture.
The City Palace founded by Sawai Jai Singh is a blend of Mughal and Rajasthani architecture. Places worth seeing here are Mubarak Mahal, Sawai Man Singh Museum and the Maharani’s Palace. Interestingly, the royal family still lives in the palace.
An erstwhile cinema hall on Station Road, today Polo Victory is a heritage hotel cum business centre located next to the station. It is a major landmark of the city.
The Palace of Winds was built by King Sawai Pratap Singh. The five storey building with its pink delicately honeycombed 953 sandstone windows called jharokhas, overlooking the bazaar street is a stunning replica of Rajput architecture and artistry.
This is another of Sawai Man Singh’s vast aspirations. This royal observatory is the derivation of the term Yantra Mantra i.e. formulae and equipment. There are 14 astronomical devices at the Jantar Mantar, each with a specific function to perform.
A small hill in the centre of Jaipur, Moti Dungri meaning pearl hill is an exotic palace with the remnants of a Scottish castle once occupied by Maharaja Madho Singh’s son. An auspicious temple of Lord Ganesh here finds devotees from all over India.
Centrally located, the MI road is a shopping hub selling everything from a trinket to domestic goods. Starting from Johri Bazar, it connects to Station Road, which has all bus and train services. Some gates of the walled city also open on this road.