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Offbeat activities in Jaipur


Hello there !
Visiting ZEE JLF? Here are our few recommendations to do while you enjoy your stay in Jaipur -

The 'must see' monuments 
If visiting Jaipur for the first time, do not miss out on the likes of Amber Fort, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Jal Mahal etc, that we are sure are already there in your itinerary. These are official tourist spots for a reason and will no doubt blow your mind with the supreme architecture and design.

Gaitore ki Chhatriyaan
One of the most romantic places in Jaipur, these cenotaphs will give you a flavor of Rajasthani architecture at its best. The tombs are designed intricately and beautifully and will give you multiple photo opportunities.

Gadh Ganesh
Right next to the Gatore Chhatriyan, this is a Ganesh Temple located atop a hill that takes upto half n hour (or more) to reach the top. Might be tiring but trust us the view from above is totally worth it.

Padao at Nahargarh

Albeit a bit expensive, the view from this restaurant located aside Nahargarh fort is magnificent, especially the sunset, & the night view. A good opportunity to try your time lapse skills !

Evening at Chokhi Dhani
Too much food for thought at JLF, craving for something for stomach now? Head to Chokhi Dhani to get a complete Rajasthani village experience with authentic food & exciting activities like Magic Show, Puppet dance, Camel Ride, Pottery and more.

Special Coffee & Tea Joints
In every city there are a few eating spots that becomes famous because of word of mouth and no actual publicity, thanks to the amazing taste they have to offer. Such is a coffee joint at Statue Circle, and if you are a tea lover, head to Sahu or Gulab for some authentic tea.
If you are one of those elite kinds, head to 'Tapri Ashram' at Marriott and you'll enjoy the ambiance there.

Jawahar Kala Kendra
Go watch some local theatre shows and folk performances at JKK, and get to know more about Rajasthani culture and traditions, that will make you fall in love with the place, even more.
Gardens
Do you have an impression of Rajasthan being as a dry state with only desert? Prove yourself wrong by visiting these beautiful gardens in the city - Central Park, Jawahar Circle, Sisodia Rani ka Bagh, Kanak Vrindavan, Smriti Van.

Jawahar Circle
Giving Jawahar Circle another mention for its beautiful entrance gate. It will leave you mesmerized for sure.


Elephant Day Out
Elefantastic - elefantastic.in is the place to head if you are an elephant lover and a day with them is what you are looking for. Here, Elephants here are treated well and cared for, and they offer you host of activities like painting, feeding, playing, bathing elephants etc. A truly different experience.

Pottery
Want to try your hands on Pottery? Head to Clay Botik (claybotik.com) for curated workshops and sessions on Pottery with clay.

Hand Printng
Try your hands on this ancient art at Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing. Also, enjoy the exhibits and the grandeur of the grand Haveli this museum is located in, just at a walking distance from Amber Fort.

Motisons Building
One of the most beautiful shop you'll ever see.

Hot Air Balloon ride
If you are okay with spending loads of money for unique experiences, then Sky Waltz offers Hot Air Balloon rides over Amber Fort that will give you a royal view of this majestic monument. Go for it !

Local Food
Dont hesitate in exploring the local foods in cafes, restaurants, or even along the road side corners. Try Feeni, Gajak, Ghewar, Kachori, Jalebi, Lassi, Pohe, and dishes like Kair Sangri, Laal Maas, Choorma Dal Baati, Bajre ki Roti, Khichdi etc.


Cafes
If you love cafe / bar hopping, still Jaipur has a lot to offer, right from cool to royal.
Go for Bar Palladio, Masala Ministry, Cafe Reza, Skybeach, Cafe Hollywood, Fairmont, Jaipour etc. Good food, great ambiance, and nice music, guaranteed.

Cycling Tours
Want to explore city in a different fashion? Head to cyclinjaipur.com for curated cycle tours of the walled city.

Segway Tour
Cycling, Biking too mainstream? Touring on Segways is the new thing in Pink City. Check with the team of 'Jaipur Differently' at  http://www.jaipurdifferently.com/  and explore what they have to offer.

Photo Walks
A lot of photo walks and Insta meets happen in the city. Watch out for 'Events Near Me' on Facebook while you are in the city. Also keep a track of our twitter posts on @We_Are_Jaipur.


Let us assure you, Jaipur is Love ! 


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