Jaipur, also known as the Pink City, is the capital of Indian state of , and its largest city. The city was built in the 18th century by Sawai Jai Singh as India's first planned city, and today it's a major tourist attraction for Indians and for international visitors.

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Tourist attraction
The is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments built by the Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of Jaipur, . Photo: Rialfver, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a cricket stadium in Jaipur, , . is situated 3 km southwest of Jaipur. Photo: Bholi Aman, CC0.

Place of worship
, Jaipur is a Hindu temple located in Jaipur, India and is one of many Birla mandirs. is situated 2½ km south of Jaipur. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Railway station
is a railway station in Jaipur. is situated 3½ km west of Jaipur. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.


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