The rich heritage of Jaipur is the reason why it is a wonderful place for Indian as well as foreigner tourists. Read through for a detailed description regarding the fun things to do in Jaipur.
1. Camel Safari
Make a plan of a desert safari near Jaipur to enjoy a camel ride. You can plan a trip to Madhogarh and enjoy a fun camel safari here and also enjoy the authenticity of a typical Rajasthani town.
Watch potters, weavers, carpenters, cobblers, carpet makers playing their trade in the century old traditional way.The most recommended time to indulge in such a trip and safari programmes is November to March.
2. Elephant Ride
Ride on the elephant to reach the Amer fort that reflects both romance and royalty.
Visit the Jaigarh Fort too if you wish to have a splendid view of the city. The elephant ride here is real fun thing to do in Jaipur.
3. Anokhi Museum
Children tend to get bored and restless at such places, but the Anokhi Museum would surely interest your child too.
The hand block printing is eye catching and the haveli housing this museum is even more appealing. It is undoubtedly one of the most recommended things to do if you are at Jaipur.
4. Monkey Temple
Around 10 kilometers from Jaipur, Monkey Temple or the Galta Ji Temple is a popular tourist spot in Jaipur.
It combines fun with religiousness. The temple is famed for the various tribes of monkeys that live peacefully here. Also there are 7 holy water bodies (kunds) here along with natural fresh water springs.
5. Hot Air Balloon
Amber Fort Area is the place from which hot air balloon flights can be taken. Jaipur is surely about monuments, palaces and the wealthy history of the kings, but nowadays it has become a lot more than exploring the past. Have an aerial view of the pink city from the hot air balloon and make the most beautiful memories of life.
6. Feed the Elephants
Elefantastic is a unique private farm in Jaipur where you can feed the elephants and even bathe them. Get ready to get drenched as the elephants spray water on you through their trunk. Here you can get to know about the elephants and enjoy fun filled rides too.
7. Jantar Mantar
Learning through fun at Jantar Mantar is a great way to spend a day at Jaipur. UNESCO has also made it a world heritage site for being such a perfect place for students and adults interested in science. The sundial and other stone devices would surely leave you spellbound for their perfectness. It is a very well maintained observatory, that makes it a must visit.
8. Chokhi Dhani Village Fair
Traditional Marwari dishes made with lots of pure ghee along with entertaining programmes like Kalbeliya dance, puppet shows, games and shopping are the highlights at Chokhi Dhani. Apply mehndi , get entertained by snake charmers, smoke hokkah and ride in camles in the real life Rajasthani village setting. The timing is from 5 in the evening to 11 PM.
9. Jal Mahal
Jal Mahal is one of the most famous monuments in India. You can enjoy the view of the magnificent palace in the middle of an artificial lake. You can even enjoy a camel ride over here at negotiable prices. Night view is totally out of this world.
10. Boating at Ramgarh Lake
Ramgarh Lake is approximately 25 kilometers from Jaipur. You can enjoy boating over here with your entire family. October to March is the most suitable time to visit this lake , to enjoy boating.
11. Jaipur Zoo
Zoological gardens are always fun to visit. It is great to look at the fierce animals from a close distance. White tiger, hyena, deer and jackal are only some of the numerous animals that can be checked out at Jaipur Zoo. All in all, it is a fun thing to do in Jaipur.
12. Man Sagar Lake
Your kids can enjoy a camel ride at this man made lake of Jaipur while you take a peaceful walk while watching the beautiful sunset. September to March are the months that invite migratory birds to this lake. It becomes even more desirable to visit this lake during that time.
The things that are listed above are surely in addition to the visit to various temples, Hawa Mahal, Nahargarh Fort as well as City Palace along with other famous monuments of the Pink City. Also when in Jaipur do not miss out on the great Rajasthani food and awesome shopping options here.