City Palace

The City Palace, Jaipur was established at the same time as the city of , by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, who moved his court to Jaipur from Amber, in 1727.

Landmarks in the Area

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

Tourist attraction
Hawa Mahal is a palace in , India. Made with the red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the City Palace, Jaipur, and extends to the Zenana, or women's chambers. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Railway halt
Chandpole metro station is a metro station on the Pink Line of the Jaipur Metro. is situated 1½ km west of City Palace.

Localities in the Area

Amer or Amber, is a city in state, India. is situated 8 km northeast of City Palace. Photo: Gayatri Priya, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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