5 Fun Things to do in Jaipur This Monsoon

24 07 2017

Rainy season is probably the most awaited as the weather becomes cool but not cold. The drizzling rain-drops make the surroundings romantic giving you the optimum climate to have some fun. Jaipur is always beautiful but it takes a new form in monsoon. The holy Saawan month falls during the season and the whole city gets colorful. Plan a trip to Jaipur right now as we are giving you the most compelling reasons-

1.Trekking to the Hills

monsoon in jaipur (1)

Pink city turns into green city during monsoons. All the hills get covered in green coat of plants. This is the best season to walk up and down these hills. Trekking around Samode, Amer, Galtaji and many more locations is a cathartic experience when there is so much beauty to lay your eyes upon. Even if you are not much of a walker, you can go for small strolls to freshen up in the cool breeze.

Besides roaming around in the greenery, you can admire the beauty of palatial monuments like Amber fort, Nahargarh fort and Jaigarh fort. After a tiring trek, simply rent a Segway scooter and drive throughout these grand structures for a brush with history.

2.Night Tourism

monsoon in jaipur (2)

The historical buildings of Jaipur look even more intriguing during night. Driving on the streets of the city during night is an amazing experience all thanks to beautifully lit structures like Hawa Mahal, Albert Hall, Jal Mahal and the forts. Don’t miss the grand Sound and Light Show at Abmer Fort.

3.Shop for Leheriya

leheriya shopping jaipur

Leheriya is a colorful print from Rajasthan that is available only during monsoon. You shouldn’t miss the opportunity of taking home this colorful fabric. Leheriya print is available on sarees, scarves, jackets, tops, skirts and even pants. Whatever your style, leheriya has got what you want.

4.Witness Teej Festival

teej festival jaipur

The biggest perk of coming to Jaipur during monsoon is getting to enjoy the Teej festival. You can witness the grand procession that is taken out in the old city. The magnificent procession of Goddess Parvati has elephants, chariots and folk dancers. People from all around the world come to Jaipur to be a part of this wonderful fest and you should too. Teej is falling on 26th July this year so plan now if you haven’t already.

5.Savour Traditional Ghevar

ghevar

This is one more thing which you will get only during the Saawan month. Ghevar is a sweet soaked in sugar syrup. It is topped with cream for extra flavor. You cannot miss this indulgence for anything.

All these monsoon things are best enjoyed with a stay at Devraj Niwas. Simply because it is close to the hills, monuments, markets, location of Teej festival and the places that make the best ghevar. It’s the right time to be in Jaipur and now you know the perfect place to stay as well.

Devraj Niwas, Forresta Kitchen & Bar, Jai’pour Cafe & Bar

Near Moti Mahal Cinema, Khasa Kothi Crossing, Jaipur – 302016 INDIA info@devrajniwas.com    (View Map)

Telefax: (+91) 2200550, 2200660 ,9001277333

Advertisements




Shop till you drop!!

14 06 2012

Few cities promise such a complete experience as Jaipur. Name a thing you want and you’ll get it here. Jaipur offers it all, whether it is Jaipur’s famous quilts, blue pottery, jewellery, textiles, handicrafts, miniature paintings, hand-made papers and stationeries or anything else you may desire of.

Local markets of Jaipur are famous for keeping the traditional culture of this regal Rajputana state alive. A stroll in these markets will open up to you a world of art and culture that has been preserved for ages.

But even if you are addicted to shopping and roaming around in malls that offer it all, you need not be disappointed. Jaipur has over a dozen of malls to fill your need of mall-crawls.

Some of the malls, popular in Jaipur for their high-end shopping and entertainment quotient are:

1. Gaurav Tower:  Gaurav Tower is an architectural masterpiece, the one that is naturally airy & well lit from all sides with spacious passages, courtyards, delightful fountains and huge spacious parking slots. Situated in an area of 200,000 sq. feet area, this mall attracts a footfall of about 20,000 people a day.

Gaurav Tower Jaipur

2.The MGF Metropolitan Mall: MGF Metropolitan sprawls over  250,000 sq. ft. area and houses some of the big and popular stores like Lifestyle, food courts, Big Bazaar, entertainment zones all under one single roof which has facilitated the shopping in Jaipur.

Metropolitan Mall Jaipur

3. Triton Mall: With a convenient location and large sprawling area, the Triton Mall in Jaipur is home to over 160 luxurious stores and exclusive shops. The mall can prove to be delight for the shopaholics. If you want to seek pleasure from the international shopping style, experience the exquisite dining, feel the pulsating entertainment and get lost amidst the magical charm of cinema then a visit to the Triton Mall is a must for you.

Triton Mall Jaipur

4.Pink Square Mall: Newest in the lot, Pink Square mall is the foremost luxurious shopping mall in Jaipur. Being one of the happening shopping joints especially for its event organizations, this Jaipur shopping arena has a wide collection of items from traditional to modern apparels, confectionary to pizzas, electronics to toy and many more.

Pink Square Mall Jaipur

So all you shopaholics, shop till you drop when you stay at Devraj Niwas, Jaipur. Make your bookings at-

Address: Khasa Kothi Circle, Jaipur.

Contact:+91-90012-77333, +91-141-2200550, +91-141-2200660.





Devraj Niwas: For a perfect rendezvous with JAIPUR!

10 02 2012

Devraj Niwas with its refreshing frontage is a smart boutique hotel located centrally in the Pink city. Owing to its decisive location, all shopping hubs in Jaipur lie at an arms’ distance!

MI Road is a heaven for shoppers who just cannot get their eyes of something fabulous unless they have bought them. Large variety of magnificent arts and handicrafts can be found here to please even the extreme cynics. This place also boasts of a unique sample of garments and jewellery.

Shopping at the Johari Bazaar can be a very interesting experience for the non-initiated. Besides, the market is a very good place to pick up gift items for your friends back home. Encompassing the color, gaiety and vibrancy of Rajasthan, the jewellery items of Johari Bazaar in Jaipur are sure to delight anyone.

Bapu Bazaar is where you can bargain for a wide range of textiles and ready-made garments, as well as traditional leather shoes and bangles of glass and lacquer. It is located within the old city area between the Sanganeri Gate and New Gate. The market has many shops dealing in fabrics and sari along with a variety of original leather goods like bags and purses and local perfumes and trinkets.

You can either take local buses from various points within the city to reach the particular bazaars or can hire rickshaws, tempos and taxis.

The round-the-clock cab services of Metro cabs can be availed of by dialing 4244444. Cabs from “Meri car” can be availed by dialing + (91)-(141)-4188888, +(91)-8233443344.








%d bloggers like this: