One day Picnic Spots Near Jaipur

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The pink city Jaipur has ample options for spending a weekend. Besides the palaces in the city itself, there are lots of weekend picnic spots around Jaipur.

Vidhyadhar Garden

Distance from Jaipur7 kms

On the way to Agra, you can visit Vidhyadhar Garden, a lovely green terraced garden.

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It is situated in a valley that is surrounded by verdant hills. It is a picturesque garden built around two to three centuries ago.

Places to see: Pavilions of the garden decorated with exquisite murals, representing Lord Krishna, Rani Sisodia Palace Garden


Pink pearl Fun City

Distance from Jaipur: 13 kms

Pink Pearl Fun City water and amusement park is a the perfect picnic spot for adventure enthusiasts.

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Get relaxed and refreshed by visiting this amazing amusement park with a great artficial beach. You can also enjoy amazing Water rides, wave pool, go karting, skating and rain dance here.

Places to see: Churches and temples nearby like New Life Fellows Church, Akshardham Temple and Swaminarayan Temple


Ramgarh lake

Distance from Jaipur: 35 kms

Ramgarh Lake, a huge artificial lake,  is like a green oasis near Jaipur.

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Lush palms, huge banyans, small temples and remote villages make the place worth visiting and exploring. The ruins if an ancient temple and fort along with wildlife safaris make this an excellent place for a day out. The Polo ground of Ramghar is one of the best in India.

Places to see: Jamwa Maa Di Mandir, Polo ground, Boating when the water level is high.


Samode

Distance from Jaipur: 40 kms

Among rugged hills of Aravalli ranges, Samode is a splendidly located village.

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Spending a day in the expansive Samode Palace run by a nobleman is the main reason to visit here. A stay here can be a bit expensive but worth every penny spent. The Samode fort above it too is worth a visit.

Places to see: Shopping of glass bangles and block printed cloth, Samode Fort above the palace, Diwan-i-Khas od Samodhe Palace for original paintings and mirrorwork.


Bagru and Sanganer

Distance from Jaipur: 36 kms

Bagru is around 20 kilometers from Sanganer, a large village to the south of Jaipur.

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Visit these two villages if you want to see and know about the amazing block printing art and also do some amazing shopping.

Sanganer also offers some great ruins of ancient palaces that are absolutely worth a visit.

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Spend a day exploring and then indulge in unmatchable age old wooden block printed fabrics.

Places to see: Sanganer’s ruined palace, two ruined tripolias, Jain temples with intricate carvings, handmade paper and block printing workshops and factories, Shopping of colorful designs with circular motifs at Bagru


Sambhar

Distance from Jaipur: 60 kms

Sambhar Salt Lake is India’s largest salt lake. There is an interesting myth that Goddess Shakambari gifted this lake to the villagers around 2500 years ago.

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The lake has a 5 km long stone dam on its eastern end. This lake also is a great place to spot pink flamingos, storks, pelicans, redshanks, sandpipers, and black-winged stilts during the months of November to March.

Places to see: Salt evaporation ponds, Railway line built by the British on the east of the dam, Mata Pahari – the shrine of Goddess Shakambari, Sambhar Wildlife sanctuary.


Bairath

Distance from Jaipur: 86 kms

Bairath is an antique city with lots of historical evidence.

There are various excellent  remnants of Mauryan, Mughal and Rajput structural designs.  If you are interested in Indian history and its awesome architecture, Bairath is surely worth a visit.

Places to see: Two Ashokan edicts, remnants of Buddhist monasteries in the fourth and fifth centuries B.C., Bhim-Ki-Dungri and Bijak-ki-Pahari.


Tonk

Distance from Jaipur: 96 kms

Situated by River Banas Tonk is an offbeat picnic spot with various historical sites to visit.

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The but the colorful bazaar here  is surely worth a visit.

Places to see: Sunehri Kothi for the wonderful Belgium glass, inlay work and gilding, fine mosque of Jama Masjid, Arabic and Persian Research Institute, Hathi Bhata  where a single stone is craved into an elephant shape.


Kishangarh

Distance from Jaipur: 102 kms

Kishangarh is hardly an hour and half drive from Jaipur. Bani Thani painting on cloth and various types of marble and granite stones are the highlight of Kishangarh.

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Visit the ancient forts , do some shopping and eat  awesome local food. You can also vist Pushkar while on a day trip here.

Reasons to visit: Shopping of different artwork

Places to see: Ajmer 25 kms from Kishangarh, Pushkar, Shopping of painted wooden furniture at Kishangarh and Tilonia


Sariska

Distance from Jaipur:  150 kms

The tiger reserve of Sariska is home not only to tigers, but also to monkeys, sambars, peacocks, wild boars and jackals.

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Visit it from November to March and go for the safari early in the morning or in the evening. Even if you don’t go for a safari this is an excellent place for a picnic day out with family and friends.

Places to see: Kankwari Fort, Hanuman Temple, Neelkantheshwar Temple around 35 kms from Sariska

 

Jaipur and its royal heritage is reflected in the one day picnic spots near Jaipur too. Check out the top weekend picnic spots around Jaipur where you can spend quality time with your loved ones.

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