If you talk about Jaipur city and think to explore it so you should know the Jaipur is a heritage destination and, there are no. of Historic Places but still have three forts who grab the attraction of Visitors and still must-visit places in Jaipur. The first one is the Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, and Nahargarh Fort.
So here I will tell you about the useful and needed information about Forts in Jaipur.
Historical Amer or Amber Fort:
Amer Fort, Jaipur
Firstly I would like to introduce the Amer Fort, One of the famous forts in Jaipur. Amer Fort is in the Amber Town and, the distance from Jaipur is around 12km. At the first glance, you would love it because when you see this fort then you will know why it's beautiful than the other forts in India. Even there is a small lake, the name is Mavtha Lake. This lake is the reflection of Amer Fort and, in the earlier time, it was the primary source of water for Amber town peoples. The construction of Amer Fort began in 1592 by Maharaja Man Singh l. Amer Fort was the residence of the Rajput Family and, it was made by the Red Stones and Marbles and consist of the Diwan-e-Aam or Hall of Public Audience, Diwan-e-Khas or Hall of Private Audience, Shila Devi Temple, Sheesh Mahal and, Ganesh Pole(Entrance of the Fort).
How to Reach Amer Fort?
You can reach Amer Fort through the Cab or City Bus or hire a bike, taxi, etc. and Amer Fort is situated on the Aravali hills, so you have two option to reach the Fort, First one is to take the elephant ride and Another one is by your own or hire vehicle.
Entry Fee and Timing:
Visiting Hours: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Entry Fee (In Indian Rupees): Yes
Best Time to Visit: October to February
Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur
Another Fort on the list is the Jaigrah Fort, or you can say it's the neighbor of Amer Fort. Built by the Maharaja Jai Singh ll in 1726 and has the world's largest Cannon name is Jaivana Cannon. The Jaigarh Fort is also on the edge of Aravali Hills and 400m above the Amer Fort. The best part of the Jaigarh Fort is you can overlook the Amer Fort, Mavtha Lake and, Sagar Lake. '