14 Unusual Things You Must Do when in Jaipur

Also known as the Pink City, Jaipur is one of the most famous tourist places across India. The place evokes the opulence of royal family that ruled the region decades ago.

Here are some of the unusual yet very amazing things you must try out on your visit to Jaipur:

1. Relaxing Stroll at Statue Circle Garden

When in Jaipur, take an evening stroll in the Statue Circle Garden. This relaxing activity will let you capture the mesmerizing charm of the city. You will be treated with gentle breeze and fountains. Also sip on a glass of cold-coffee. The best one is available at the corner of this garden. This small dairy is known to sell the best coffee in Jaipur. It is served with ice-cream, chocolate syrup, and loads of chocolate chips.

2. Relish Local Cuisine

Head straight to one of the best places in Jaipur to savor local dishes! RTDC open-roof restaurant at Nahargarh will treat you with the best. The chilled beer and delectable range of cuisine served here will win your heart. This is not all! An exquisite view of the glorious Pink City from high above is a plus point! Also reach out to Doodh Mishthan Bhandar in Lal Kothi and Lakshmi Misthan Bhandar in Johri Bazaar to try out the famous Jaipur ki Kachori.

3. Rain Rain in Jal Mahal

In case, it rains, visit Jal Mahal. This is a beautiful palace set right in the middle of Man Sagar Lake. The splendid palace looks dreamlike under the night sky.

4. One of Asia’s Largest Circles

Take a stroll around in the Jawahar Circle Garden. This is also famous as one of Asia's largest circles. Exquisitely enclosed by a rose garden, street-food stalls, musical fountains, jogging tracks, and many more, you would love to visit this place.

5. Leheriya

Want to buy leheriya? Visit Bapu Bazaar and Chaura Rasta. These places are very famous for their varieties of leheriya dupattas and sarees.

6. Chaat and Cheela 

Visit this small thela known as Kalkatta Chaat and Gangawala Dhaba. Located near the secretariat in Jaipur, these places are very popular for offering the best chaat and cheela you’ve ever had!

7. Bollywood Fun

Don’t miss out on your visit to Raj Mandir. This is the oldest movie theatre in Jaipur and immensely popular for its splendid interiors and Meringue-like shape. Watch a Bollywood flick at this royal theatre.

8. An Escapade to the Forests

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city in the Chulgiri Hills and spend some alone time in the calming ambiance of forests and the surrounding Aravallis.

9. Buy Razai

Jaipuri razais are a must buy for all tourists. Made from only 250 grams of cotton, these are enough to keep you warm even during the chilly cold months. It is easier to carry and fits in a small bag!

10. Chowkhi Dhani

Your tour to Jaipur is incomplete without relishing the authentic Rajasthani cuisine at Chowkhi Dhani. Enjoy the food while listening to the folk music and experiencing the traditional Rajasthani culture.

11. The Highest Tower

The Isar Lat or Sargasuli is the highest tower in Jaipur. You must visit this place to enjoy the best panoramic view of the beautiful city.

12. Aerial Fun

Experience the thrill of flying high in the Jaipur sky. Book the best hot air balloon safari tour with SkyWaltz.

13. Treehouse Resort

This is a must do when in the Pink City. Book a stay in the Treehouse Resort through Golden Triangle tour packages to experience the dreamlike charm of living in the woods. It may cost more than your stay in a hotel. However, you would not regret the decision.

14. Vintage Car Rally

Visiting the city in January? You should not miss out on the vintage car rally. A troop of well- maintained and beautiful vintage cars parading down the road will serve as an amazing feast for the eyes.
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