Jaipur is renowned for textiles block printing, blue pottery; carpet
weaving, semi precious stones. Jaipur epitomizes the spirit of Rajputana –
despite its current incarnation as a bustling metropolitan, the city still
retain its 18th century character and history.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL JAIPUR:-
Meetings and assistance upon arrivel as our representatives welcome you
and escort you to your car.Later you will be taken to visit:
Sanganer is a small township situated approximately 16 kilometers away
from Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. Known for its famous handmade paper
industry and the textile printing industry, Sanganer is very famous for
Jain pilgrimage services. The handmade paper industry is famous all over
the country, and is known to manufacture supreme quality handmade paper.
Floral and block prints are also a specialty with the Sanganer block
printers and artisans. The idea behind the handmade paper industry was
initiated by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1728. Apart from the
flourishing industries, Sanganer is also known for its medieval ruins and
primeval temples that are deeply rooted in the culture and heritage of the
settlement. Some of the main tourist attractions at Sanganer are the Jain
temples—the most prominent one being the 'Shri Digambar Jain Temple', the
paper and print industries, and the remnants of a bygone, regal era. The
Jaipur Airport is also located in Sanganer.
A small town near the city of Jaipur, Tonk is one of the most interesting
places in Rajasthan and is renowned for its old 'havelis' and mosques.
This elegant town of Jaipur was once ruled by the 'Pathans' of
Afghanisthan. The ancient town takes pride in its beautiful architectural
wonders, established during the Mughal era. The Nawab of Tonk was very
fond of literature and built a large library of Persian and Arabic
manuscripts. Founded in the 17th century, the town of Tonk serves as a
host to several mansions, mosques and British colonial buildings. This
cross-cultural town is a mixture of Rajput buildings and Muslim
architecture, which sets this town apart from others. Rich in cultural
heritage and magnificent structures, Tonk attracts tourists from all over
the world. It is famous for its fabulous hall called, the Sunehri Kothi.
Also located in this town is the Arabic and
We do hope the flavor of India will remain on your taste buds for all
times to come and hopefully would kindle an indelible fondness for the
country and her people .Thanks you for being our guest and as we say in
india “Please Come Back Soon”