[ About Jaipur ]
Jaipur, popularly known as the “Pink City”, and “Paris of India”, is the capital of Rajasthan state, India. Jaipur is worldwide famous for unique Architecture, Vastu, Astrology, Forts, Monuments, Palaces, Art and Craft, Culture and last but not least for unique Food.
Jaipur is renowned on international tourism map as one vertex of Golden Triangle of Indian tourism. Many scripts and poems have been written on the beauty of Jaipur city by domestic tourists as well as foreign tourists. Countless documentary movies have been made on Jaipur in last 250 years.
Main attractions of Jaipur tour are Amber fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Jal Mahal, HawaMahal, City Palace, Galta temple, Birla temple, Govinddevji temple and Albert hall museum for sight seeing
Typical dishes include Dal Baati Churma, Missi Roti, Gatteki Sabzi, Ker Sangri, Makkeki Ghat, Bajreki Ghat and Bajreki Roti. Jaipur is also known for it’s sweets which include Ghevar, Feeni, Mawa Kachori, Gajak, meet hit huli, Chauguni ke laddu, and Moong Thal.
In addition to its role as the provincial capital, educational, and administrative centre, the economy of Jaipur is fuelled by tourism, gemstone cutting, the manufacture of jewellery and luxury textiles, and information technology.
Three major trade promotion organisations have their offices in Jaipur. These are: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & industry, (FICCI) the PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (Cll) which has its regional offices here. In 2008, Jaipur was ranked 31 among the 50 Emerging Global Outsourcing cities.