It has a remarkable collection of architectural astronomical instruments and portrays noteworthy attempt of the ancestors, who were interested in astronomy and knowledge of celestial bodies.
What to Expect
Pick up from Hotel around sunset to drive to Jantar Mantar for a spectacular show of sound and light, which has become a major tourist attraction in Jaipur. The 45 minutes show is an educational albeit in a simple way. A blend of astronomy, astrology and history and depicts what led Maharajah Jai Singh II to make the monument along with the history of Jaipur, the importance of the instruments, their uses and the evolution of astronomy as a science down the ages.
It is located at the entrance to the city palace of Jaipur. Jantar Mantar at Jaipur is the largest stone observatory in the World and this feature makes it, a special destination for a traveler. Jantar Mantar of Jaipur is one of the five astronomical observatories built by Maharaja Jai Singh, the founder of Jaipur. During the period between 1727 and 1733
It has a remarkable collection of architectural astronomical instruments and portrays noteworthy attempt of the ancestors, who were interested in astronomy and knowledge of celestial bodies. Above all, this observatory still, provides accurate information, which can be compared with today's modern instruments undeniably. The observatory has fourteen statistical instruments for measuring time, predicting eclipses and to ascertain other astronomical events.
Currently it is being operated in HINDI language only.
After the show you will be dropped back to the hotel.
Take home pleasant and unforgettable memories of your journey to India.
- Transport by Air Conditioner Vehicle.
- Light & Sound show.
- All Applicable taxes and service charges.
What's Not Included
- Any Air & train fare
- Monuments fee.
- Medical insurance
- Any expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like flight delay/cancellation/hike in
- fare,strike or any other natural calamities
- Personal nature Expenses i.e. Telephone Calls, Laundry, Soft / Hard Drinks, Meals, Tipping etc.
- Camera Fee at Monuments.