Jaipur is a vastly popular tourist city, so much so that almost every luxury train in India makes a stop at Jaipur to experience its rich cultural heritage. We talk more about Luxury trains in India here.
Jaipur is one of the most historically rich cities in India as well. It was home to generations of kings and as a result harbors many luxurious palaces, forts, temples, step wells and monuments, showcasing the grandeur and lavish heritage that Jaipur has enjoyed over various centuries.
As such, Jaipur is a must visit city for couples since it has a plethora of romantic locations and views which you can enjoy with you significant other. To book couple friendly hotels in Jaipur, visit our website.
Here is the carefully compiled list of best romantic views Jaipur has to offer:
1. Chand Baori Step Well
Built by Raja Chanda in the 8th century, the Chand Baori stepwell located in the village of Abhaneri is an astonishing location showcasing the expert craftsmanship of the people of those times.
It is a deep four-sided well with a large temple on the back face of the building, with over 3,500 steps over 13 storeys. It is one of the deepest and largest stepwells of India and is sure to be a good spot to click a picture with your partner.
2. Albert Hall Museum
It is the oldest museum of Rajasthan, and is a fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.
The museum has a vast collection of historically important artifacts such as a mummy, antique coins, miniature paintings, carpets, ivory, stone, sculptures, colorful crystal works, and even 18th-century costumes.
This is a must visit place for history buffs.
3. Amer fort
Amer or Amber fort is the principle attraction of Jaipur. Built by Raja Man Singh, it is renowned for its artistic style elements.
The Amber fort is a feat of architectural marvel, constructed in marble and sandstone spreading over 4 levels, all with a courtyard. Also built in the palace is a Sheesh Mahal, the Deewan-e-Khaas and Deewan-e-Aam where the Rajput Royals rules for generations. It is sure to be romantic location.
4. Central park
Central park is a very popular location, being the largest park of Jaipur. The lush green trees and emerald vegetation give a fresh breath of air to the place. It has a 5 km long walking and jogging track so it happens to be perfect for taking long, calming, romantic walks with your significant other. Infact, you could do this every day of your trip by booking couple friendly hotels in the vicinity.
5. City palace
It is a palace turned museum which was, until 1949 the ceremonial and administrative seat of the King of Jaipur.
Like the other palaces of the city, it is an exemplary feat of architecture which showcases the grandeur of the Jaipur royalty and the rich and lavish cultural heritage.
6. Galtaji Temple
Also known as the Sun Temple, the site consists of various temples surrounded by the mountains of Jaipur. A natural spring breaks forth from the mountains and fills up the sacred baths of the temple where pilgrims would take a dip.
It is a prehistoric hindu pilgrimage site which takes you back in time. It will make for beautiful images.
7. Hawa mahal
“The Palace of Breeze” is one of the star attractions of the Pink City. The palace is a sprawling structure built of red and pink sandstone, and also happens to be the highest structure in the world to be built without a foundation!
It is a vast and extensively beautiful marvel of architecture with 953 windows and is perfect for exploring with a partner.
8. Jaipur hot air balloon
SkyWaltz Balloon Safari offers a spectacular opportunity to view Jaipur from an aerial view. You could buy a ticket to share the balloon with other passengers or book the balloon completely for you and your partner.
This is a great opportunity to have a romantic birds eye view of Jaipur with you partner.
9. Jal mahal
Literally meaning “Palace of Water”, Jal mahal is a wonderful architectural marvel constructed right in the waters of the Man Sagar Lake in the city of Jaipur.
It is a highly favoured destination by couples due to the spectacular view the site offers during sunsets.
10. Jantar mantar
The Jantar Mantar is an absolutes must visit site, being a collection of 19 astronomical instruments built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh II.
It features the world’s largest sundial, and is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Be sure to make a visit here if you and your partner are geeks.
11. Local markets
Of course, leaving any place without souvenirs is not an option. And with the rich variety of cultural heritage which Jaipur has to offer, it is only wise to spend time in the streets of the Jaipur markets. Jaipur is known for many of its unique garments, shoes, gemstones, artwork, handicrafts, painting and all other sorts of trinkets.
12. Nahargarh Fort
Nahargarh fort is one of the best spots to view the city of Jaipur. Located in the Aravalli mountain ranges, it towers at the highest location in the city and offers a very romantic sunset view.
The fort itself is majestic and perfect for history nerds. The Jaipur Wax Museum is built right near the entrance of Nahargarh Fort so make sure to keep some time aside for visiting that.
13. Pink city
It is vital to explore the very main feature of the Jaipur city: its many pink buildings. The king of Jaipur had many buildings painted pink. Be sure to ask the locals about the story!
The pink structures make for a very picturesque location and will yield pretty romantic pictures.
14. Sisodia Rani ka Bagh
Translating to “The Queen’s Garden”, Sisodia Rani Bagh and Palace is named after the queen it was built for. Since the history itself behind this monument is so romantic, it is only fair that the place also be perfect for couples.
The royal garden harbours beautiful multi levelled gardens with fountains and intricately designed watercourses and water channels. Meanwhile, the exquisite pavilions and spires of the garden, and the decorations and art are all constructed in the Indian style of architecture of that time.
15. Surya mandir
The sun temple is a quaint little Hindu temple located at a little elevation. It is a rather offbeat tourist location and is therefore a place that offers romantic solitude and beautiful evenings.
With that we end our list of the top 15 views that Jaipur has to offer. Make sure to book a couple friendly hotel well in advance since this is a very popular tourist city!