Jaipur, capital of the state of Rajasthan, is also known as the “Pink City”, the city is called so because the city is mainly painted with the color pink .All the ancient palaces and monuments are built with the traditional pink stone. This city was ruled by the brave, chivalrious and great warriors of bygone era the Rajputs.
Location: Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan is situated in North-East of Rajasthan.
Rainfall 647 mm. (July to Mid September)
Climate: Summer: 45 °C - 25 °C Winter: 22 °C - 8 °C
Best Time: September to May
How to reach Jaipur:
By Air: Jaipur is well connected to all the major cities which includes Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Jodhpur, Udaipur. By Rail: Jaipur is on the Broad Gauge and hence connected to all the metro cities of India. There are daily trains from Delhi in morning (Shatabdhi Exp) and evening (Intercity Exp).
By Road: Rajasthan Roadways run very comfortable deluxe & air conditioned buses from Delhi (Bikaner House, Nr. India Gate) to Jaipur. The roads are very good, and it takes around 5-6 hrs from Delhi.
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