Jaipur is one of the top travel destinations of India, and Jal Mahal and Amer Fort are two of the prime attractions of the city, located in close proximity to each other. There are many budget hotels near Amer Fort Jal Mahal and two of the most highly rated are FabHotel Dior Pink City (close to Jal Mahal) and FabHotel Royal CM (near Space Cinemas).
The areas near Jal Mahal also have plenty of options. FabHotels near Nahargarh Fort like FabHotel Epic C Scheme and other budget hotels on Amer Road offer comfortable accommodation in Jaipur near Jal Mahal.
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About Amer Fort Jal Mahal
Amer Fort is located around 11 km away from the city and is built on a hilltop. This extensive fort complex was built with pale red sandstone and white marble, and it stands today as one of the most beautiful structures in this historic city.
Jal Mahal, the floating palace of Jaipur, is around 6 km away from Amer Fort. While it is a fine example of opulent Rajasthani architecture, most of it is submerged under Man Sagar Lake. The landscape around both these monument boasts picturesque natural beauty.
Trivia: Legend has it that Jal Mahal was built as a resting place for the Jaipur royal family when they went for duck hunting.
Shopping and Dining near Amer Fort Jal Mahal
There are several shopping streets and stalls near Amer Fort that sell everything from clothes and junk jewelry to handicraft items and branded products. These include Janta Bazaar, Tibet Market, Govind Rajasthali Cottage Industries, Cross Road Mall and Tripolia Bazaar.
Foodies have plenty of options to dine near Amer Fort. For authentic North Indian cuisine, Jal Mahal Haveli Restaurant, Our Orange Blossom Restaurant, and The Bhoora Dhaba are good choices. KK Royal Hotel, Spicy Bite, and Toran Restaurant offer Continental and Chinese delicacies.
One can also easily visit the prominent pubs in the city of Jaipur from these hotels. You can have a fun night out at places like 100% Rock, Lounge-18, Blackout, Maya Lounge and F bar.
Attractions near Amer Fort Jal Mahal
The Pink City has many tourist places that are in close proximity to Amer Fort and Jal Mahal. Some of them are:
• Jagat Shiromani Ji Temple (0.4 km)
• Jaivana (6.8 km)
• Jaigarh Fort (7 km)
• Jantar Mantar (8.4 km)
• Hawa Mahal (8.5 km)
• Jaipur Wax Museum (10.8 km)
There are several hotels near Amer Fort in Jaipur. You can also partake in activities like cycling around the city, elephant rides and Jeep safari.
How to Reach Amer Fort Jal Mahal
Jaipur is well connected to all major cities of Rajasthan. The Jaipur Railway Station is around 14 km away from Jal Mahal and 12 km from Amer Fort, while Jaipur International Airport is more than 20 km away from both.
Once you arrive in the city; the best way to reach Amer Fort is by hiring a taxi to the fort. The same goes for Jal Mahal.
For those looking to explore Rajasthan even further can book hotels in Udaipur and take a trip to another prime tourist destination in the state.