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Patrika Gate

3. Patrika Gate.It was a early morning start to get the place a bit empty and also that we can cover every place we had left bcoz it was our last day.These majestic and opulent series of gates situated at the entrance of Jawahar Circle Garden are a photographers paradise. The intricate and colorful Rajasthani artwork on the entire gateway looks beautiful in photographs. Also, you can shoot some awesome pictures in the well-maintained garden which covers an area of almost 3-4 kilometers. You can re-create some of the favorite moments from Indian movies. We recommend conducting the shoot during daytime as the sun will add natural lighting to the frame and photographs will bright-up beautifully.4. Albert Hall.ituated in the heart of Jaipur, this magnificent Indo-Saracenic structure is a quintessential choice for your pre-wedding photography. You can even add some drama by capturing flying birds in the frame as there are a lot of bird feeding areas outside the hall. And since it is a famous tourist destination, horse carriages are easily available on which both of you can sit, enjoy and get some awesome photographs clicked.5. Hawa Mahal.Also known as the Palace of Winds, this marvelous pink-red structure has often been made a part of national and international cinemas. So having your wedding photo shoot at this location is a MUST! It is situated in the heart of Jaipur city and can be reached very easily. Since the Hawa Mahal overlooks the main streets, you will need to conduct the photo shoot on the street itself. It may become a little awkward at the beginning, but trust us all the efforts will be worth the results. Also, it is totally free of cost without any entry charges.6. Jal Mahal.This gorgeous palace is built in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake and is one of the most preferred locations for pre-wedding video or photo shoot. Many couples capture alluring sunrise pictures on the banks of this heritage property. Or you can also capture gorgeous black silhouette images which looks beautiful and mysterious. And the best part, unlike many forts or palaces in Jaipur, you won’t have to pay any ticket charges for the photoshoot.7. Amer Fort.Famous for its large courtyards, opulence and the sheesh-mahal (mirror palace); Amer Fort or Palace is the most loved tourist destination of Jaipur. And it also tops the list of best pre-wedding shoot location in Jaipur.8. Panna Meena Ka KundThis stepwell is the smaller version of Chand Baori (in Abhaneri). Such kind of ancient structures is ideal for stunning wedding photoshoots. This baori or kund is open for all and there are no charges (entry tickets or otherwise) for conducting pre-wedding shoots. Situated within a kilometer of iconic Amer Fort, you can also record a pre-wedding video entirely in this scenic area.9. Nahargarh FortNahargarh Fort stands on the edge of the Aravalli Hills, overlooking the city of Jaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Along with Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh once formed a strong defense ring for the city.
On your way to/from the airport, you see a tall pink structure surrounded by lush gardens – the biggest circular park in Asia on a traffic signal. Jaipur City was built on the principles of Vaastu Shastra and had a wall surrounding the city with seven gates. Later Sawai Man Singh built the eighth gate and Patrika Gate is the ninth gate of Jaipur. It has nine pavilions each nine feet wide.Patrika gate gives you a sneak peek into the vibrant culture of Rajasthan as each pillar is dedicated to some part of the state. Hand paintings of forts, temples, palaces, portraits of Jaipur rulers, pottery, jewellery, photographs of all the iconic places of Jaipur are found here to give a glimpse of the entire history of Jaipur. There are also some pictures artistically portrayed in lively colors depicting the scene of wars, weddings, and basically the life back then.
 Purusottam Mohanty
After having a lip smacking meal we headed to Patrika Gate our another to-go place on list. Jaipur is home to 9 such gates and trust us this is no normal gate this is a design in itself, a photographers paradise,a must go place in Jaipur.This is near Jawahar circle and there is no entry fee, just go there and immerse in the vibrant pastel colors of this place.