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City Palace of Jaipur

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Address: Tripolia Bazar | Near Jantar Mantar, Jaipur 3023002, India
Phone Number:
+91 141 408 8888
Today
09:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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City Palace forms one of the most famous tourist attractions and a major...

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 its outstanding art and architecture.

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Worth a visit but limited viewing

The actual palace was v expensive so we didn't go there, just to the museum. We saw textiles, outfits, one wonderful diwan w am, kings judgement room and several old paintings... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Although unassuming at first, the city palace is quite breathtaking once you get to know her. It is also the home of the famous four doors (each depicting the four seasons) that you must have seen on instagram and Pinterest. The museum can be given a miss and if you're hungry, there is a palace cafe towards the exit gate.... More 

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dublin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Is nice but nothing special, will help pass some time., was offered 2,500 too see royal 👑 room, can take few pics there are old cauldrons made from 14000 silver coins all moulded, not soldiered apparently . Took over 2 years too make and is in business book of records

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It can be covered along with Jantar mantar and hawa mahal as it is in the old city. You will find some interesting things of Jaipur Royal family.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

this was one the first attractions that we visited in Jaipur, when we took the tuk tuk ride over the town; its a nice attraction that worth to visit

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Thank Agastya S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Must do thing in jaipur. One has to buy a ticket which is composite ie. It can be used for visit to city palace museum, albert hall museum & Jaigarh fort. Inside the city palace is the museum, textile museum, weapon museum, arts & craft shop, the private residence of royal family & Multi-cuisine restaurant. It will take 2-3 hrs... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The actual palace was v expensive so we didn't go there, just to the museum. We saw textiles, outfits, one wonderful diwan w am, kings judgement room and several old paintings. The shop was beyond the common mans budget.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a good visit here and spent a few hours wondering around. Architecture amazing, weaponry scary, textiles beautiful. Did the audio tour which is good as you can go at your own pace. Beware some of the staff sorted around in traditional costumes as if you take their pic or have a pic taken with them some will want money.... More 

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Thank RuthieD1963
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This palace is really gorgeous and exotic. The audio guide and overall tour plan is awesome. A lovely experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoyed walking through this palace. Is sort of a museum of its own where you get to read and see artifacts of the past.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful old complex of palaces, part of which are still lived in by the Maharajah; the nearest India has to a Royal family. Our original visit had been cancelled due to bad weather so our rescheduled visit was curtailed and we only had approx 1 hour here, when really 2 or 3 are needed to do full justice to this... More 

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