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8 Offbeat Tourist Attractions in Jaipur 2021

The city of royals, Jaipur is an amazing place which is known for its colorful culture, vibrant attire and above all its awesome heritage sites such as forts, palaces and other edifice which are boasting the glorious past of the city that depicts the chivalry and valor of various Rajput Kings and dynasties that also plays a vital role in Jaipur tourism.

Generally people travel to Jaipur to watch its forts and palaces, but here we present you the offbeat tourist attractions in Jaipur. These places are though less explored by the tourists, yet are as charming and pleasing as major Jaipur attractions.

  1. Jaipur Museum
  2. Kanak Vrindavan
  3. Sisodia Rani Bagh
  4. Birla Mandir
  5. Govind Devji Temple
  6. Galtaji Temple
  7. Chokhi Dhani
  8. Historical Jaipur Markets

1. Jaipur Museum

Jaipur Museum

Jaipur Museum

The tourist site is quite popular among travellers. The place is also known as the Zoological Garden which was established in 1877 under the rule of Maharaja Sawai Ram Singh II. The place is perfect example of the rich wildlife of Rajasthan. Animals such as tigers, panthers, cheetals, hyenas and deer can be seen in here.

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2. Kanak Vrindavan

Kanak Vrindavan

Kanak Vrindavan

Surrounded by Aravali Range and known as Kanak Ghati among the locals Kanak Vrindavan is a beautiful garden which was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh among 275 years back. The garden is boasted with the well-manicured lush green lawns, series of fountains and statues of Radha Krishna depicting the scenes from Rasa Leela. Bollywood films such as Lamhe and Beta were shot here.

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3. Sisodia Rani Bagh

Sisodia Rani Bagh

Sisodia Rani Bagh

This amazing picnic spot of Jaipur is another offbeat Jaipur tourist place. Sisodia Rani Bagh was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1728 AD to gift to his wife Sisodia Rani. The beautiful garden is filled with lush green landscape dotted with trees and flowers. Walls of the garden are adorned with beautiful mural paintings. Nearby temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu, Shiba and Hanuman are a must visit.

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4. Birla Mandir

Birla Mandir

Birla Mandir

Birla temple is a beautiful architecture built completely with marble by industrial family Birla in 1988. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and his consort Goddess Laxmi and hence also referred as Laxmi Narayan Temple. Walls of the temple are nicely decorated and carved with the scenes from Hindu mythology and quotes from Gita. Birla Mandir is a beautiful part of Rajasthan tour.

5. Govind Devji Temple

Govind Devji Temple

Govind Devji Temple

Evident to its name, the temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna and is located in the City Palace complex. This temple is one of the most prestigious temples of Lord Krishna after one in Vrindavan. The idol of Lord Krishna was brought from Vrindavan by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. During the festivals such as Holi and Janmasthami the temple is throng by the several of devotes from all across the globe.

6. Galtaji Temple

Galtaji Temple

Galtaji Temple

This beautiful temple is another place which you can visit during your Rajasthan tour packages in Jaipur. Built in 18th century by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the Galta ji temple is also famous for the presence of huge numbers of monkeys; it is therefore also referred as Monkey Temple. The complex of the temple is having several water kunds among which Galta Kund is the most sacred one. The magnificent havelis like architecture of the palace will leave you spell bounded.

7. Chokhi Dhani

Chokhi Dhani

Chokhi Dhani

Chokhi Dhani is one of its kind resorts and is located at a distance of 20 km from Jaipur. It is a village theme ethnic resort which is established to preserve the art and ethnicity of cultural state of Rajasthan. Not only national but many international tourists visit this place and get a charming glimpse of true Rajasthani culture. Travellers can enjoy the ethnic elephant rides, acrobat performances, mesmerizing puppet show, folk dances and music with rich scrumptious Rajasthani cuisine filled with the dollop of ghee.

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8. Historical Jaipur Markets

Historical Jaipur Markets

Historical Jaipur Markets

Travelling to Jaipur and not visiting the historical markets of Jaipur is a sin. These bustling and vibrant bazaars are the perfect place to get to know more about the rich culture and heritage of the city. These markets are settled in planned ways which are nestled according to their types. Johri Bazaar is famous for ethnic ornaments (gold, silver, lac), Haji colony for textiles, Chandpol for Jaipuri Jootis (Rajasthani ethnic footwear).