Dressed in pink, Jaipur the royal city of Rajasthan, is the perfect blend of heritage, palaces, culture and art. Steeped in history and culture, here the past comes alive in magnificent forts and majestic palaces and havelis.
The city's colourful, chaotic streets ebb and flow with a heady brew of old and new. Speeding buses dodge dawdling camels, whilst leisurely cycle-rickshaws frustrate swarms of eager mopeds.
This fascinating city with its romantic charm takes you to an epoch of royalty and tradition.
Essential India - The Golden Triangle & Beyond
For the first time visitor to India or for those returning Indo-philes who have limited time available to them, this is the ideal Indian journey. Contrary to many other 'introductory' tours, this journey has the added highlight of a visit to one of India's most romantic cities - Udaipur, home to the glorious Taj Lake Palace Hotel. After this gentle start, travel to Rajasthan's bustling capital city of Jaipur...
50 of the Most Incredible Landmarks in India
Forts and palaces, temples and tombs, the ruins of ancient cities and the thriving cityscapes that still beguile and charm visitors today: India's landmarks betray so much beauty and diversity that picking just a few dozen felt like an impossible task. But after plenty of reflection, we've managed to narrow down our list to these 50 exceptional sites.
Heart & Soul of India - The Golden Triangle & Beyond
Journey through 5,000 years of spectacular history a colourful kaleidoscope of culture, religions and landscapes. From the spectacle of Mughal monuments in Delhi, visit the sacred city of Varanasi and the River Ganges.
India...the varied splendours enlighten the heart and inspire the soul.
Fabric Shopping in Jaipur
India has a reputation for producing gorgeous, colorful textiles; it helps that many of its fabric-making traditions date back thousands of years. If you're visiting the subcontinent in the hope of bringing back bolts of artisan-made cloth, be sure to set aside some time for fabric shopping in Jaipur. The Rajasthani capital is justly famous for its hand-woven, -dyed, and block-printed fabrics, which are made by skilled craftspeople.