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City Palace of Jaipur

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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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...more
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Tripolia Bazar | Near Jantar Mantar, Jaipur 3023002, India
+91 98991 75771
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We recommend the audio guide. It's very interesting. While walking around the palace, 2 "guards" dressed in traditional red costumes asked me to take a photo with them and after they asked for money. You're not supposed to tip anyone in there, it says by...More

Thank Violet M
Reviewed 2 days ago

City Palace is one of the most important and famous tourist attraction of Jaipur. Its art and architecture is beautiful. Located close to Hawa Mahal and opposite Jantar Mantar this palace is a must visit to explore the history of the city and lifestyle of...More

Thank Adish J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The palace is well maintained lot of artefacts, the textile gallery and weapons collection was really nice. The architecture is beautiful.

Thank Santosh B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Located close to the hawa Mahal and is a good palace which takes about 45 minutes to explore. It's big and worth the visit

Thank RajendraSHegde
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s exactly opposite to jantar mantar. Visit this if you have free time, I don’t anything interesting. It’s all about history of previous rulers.

Thank farukh2018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This palace is a must see can’t be miss, the palace that the King and royal family still living, amazing amazing architecture, colorful palace, I just can’t have enough of this palace didn’t leave the place , want to spend the whole day here to...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The textile museum inside the city place is worth a visit, Old monuments kept as a tourist attraction. The birds along the tree in the palace you can hear them singing. Very beautiful experience.

Thank bhanu_nadar
Reviewed 5 days ago

While it could be considered an over-hyped tourist attraction but it still is a testimony of an important part of the history of the city. It showcases the royal lifestyle that the rulers of the city have enjoyed and provides a benchmark of what affluence...More

Thank expressionsbyKT
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are interested in knowing the history of Jaipur and all about royal family, then this place has all the answers. From the first royal family to current family, this palace holds all the secrets and stories. You can see what they use to...More

Thank shruti2811
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Happy to visit Palace, we could see private place also by paying extra 2500. Well maintained, excited to see very royal life of 200 years ago.

Thank Ravi K
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September 9, 2018|
Response from Sanjay1972 | Reviewed this property |
The palace is not lit up in the night. it only opens for sound and light show. Timings can be checked on the website.
January 25, 2018|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open...