Jewel-toned turbans are everywhere in Rajasthan's capital. Day 1JaipurHotelsMapFlightsMom and her baby before the palace where ladies of the royal household watched the world go by.JaipurHotelsMapFlightsJaipur's most distinctive landmark, the pink-sandstone Hawa Mahal, built in 1799.JaipurHotelsMapFlightsThe streets of Jaipur are a chaotic mix of old and new. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsA musician serenades in the Amber Fort.JaipurHotelsMapFlightsKids at play in a courtyard. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsWatch out for scavenging monkeys. JaipurHotelsMapFlightsThe push and pull of a human-powered rickshaw.Hawa Mahal HandicraftsHotelsMapFlightsThe streets buzz with motorcycles, rickshaws, buses, cars, cows and pedestrians. JaipurHotelsMapFlightsA woman buys spices in the market. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsRooftop monkeys at the Amber Fort. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsThe honey-toned fort-palace of Amber rises from a mountainside 11km NE of Jaipur.Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsLocals at the Amber Fort. JaipurHotelsMapFlightsTraditional dress is the norm. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsConstruction of the Amber Fort began in 1592, with war booty used for materials. JaipurHotelsMapFlightsNo license required?Jal MahalHotelsMapFlightsThe Jal Mahal was constructed so ladies the royal court could escape Jaipur's summer heat.Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsThe Amber Fort cascades down a hillside in the former capital of Jaipur state. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsOne of four courtyards in the Amber Fort near Jaipur. Amber FortHotelsMapFlightsThe Jal Mandir (Hall of Victory) is known for its delicate marble relief panels.Jal MahalHotelsMapFlightsNightfall at the Jal Mahal.JaipurHotelsMapFlightsNamaste, Jaipur!