South Jaipur Walking Tour (Self Guided), Jaipur

The city of Jaipur, capital of Rajasthan state, is a town of fairy tale beauty full of amazing palaces, temples and parks. Many of these top sights are located in southern Jaipur, plus some fascinating museums where you can learn all about Indian culture and traditions. Take our South Jaipur tour to see the main attractions of the area.
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South Jaipur Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: South Jaipur Walking Tour
Guide Location: India » Jaipur (See other walking tours in Jaipur)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 8
Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.1 Km or 4.4 Miles
Author: vickyc
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Legislative Assembly

1) Legislative Assembly

The Legislative Assembly is the unicameral legislature of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Members of the Legislative assembly are directly elected by the people. Presently, the legislative assembly consists of 200 M.L.A.. Its term is 5 years, unless sooner dissolved. The First Rajasthan Legislative Assembly was inaugurated on 31 March, 1952. It had a strength of 160 members.

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Raj Mahal Palace

2) Raj Mahal Palace

The Hotel Raj Mahal Palace is one of a number of hotels in the city that have been opened in former palaces. These heritage sites greatly enhance the city skyline with their elaborate architecture. Built more than 250 years ago, this palace has hosted famous names, such as Queen Elizabeth II and Jacqueline Kennedy. Today visitors can enjoy the best food and drinks of the Rajasthan region here.
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Deer Park

3) Deer Park

The Deer Park delivers exactly what its name promises: a wonderful garden park full of wandering deer. This pleasant atmosphere is also home to rich exotic plants and flowers. A top hotel facing the area forms a beautiful backdrop to this picturesque park.
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Secretariat Building

4) Secretariat Building

The Secretariat Building in Jaipur is another example of the splendid architecture of this city. Built during the British colonial era, the artistic design of this edifice gives it a fairy tale palace look. The surrounding area is dotted with monuments that are worth visiting too.
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Birla Planetarium

5) Birla Planetarium

Set within the Birla Science & Technology Center, the Birla Planetarium is one of the most prominent landmarks in Jaipur. This modern, fully equipped facility has amazing audio-visual displays that show visitors the mysteries of cosmos in an amazing and creative way.
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Central Park

6) Central Park

Jaipur’s Central Park is a fantastic open space that features many aromatic plants and beautiful flowers. The park also has a nursery and glass house where you can admire diverse bamboo plants. Make sure to visit the wonderful tiny ponds with exotic plants that carpet the water’s surface with colorful flowers.
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Museum of Indology

7) Museum of Indology

Established in 1960, the Museum of Indology boasts an amazing private collection of folk and Tantric art items. Its collection includes unusual and rare art works, such as rice paintings, manuscripts, ornaments, fossils, Indian textiles, pottery and many other interesting things.

Operation hours: Monday - Sunday: 9 am - 6 pm
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Moti Dungri Temple

8) Moti Dungri Temple (must see)

The Moti Dungri Temple is set near the hill of the same name, which translates as Hill of Pearls. This ancient temple attracts many tourists for the picturesque views it offers. The site is also an important place of worship that features splendid modern Indian architecture.

Walking Tours in Jaipur, India

Create Your Own Walk in Jaipur

Create Your Own Walk in Jaipur

Creating your own self-guided walk in Jaipur is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Jaipur Landmarks Walking Tour

Jaipur Landmarks Walking Tour

Jaipur is also known as the Pink City because of the many pink sandstone buildings around. These beautiful buildings help make Jaipur one of India’s most impressive places. There are plenty of other great landmarks around the city that you can see using our Landmarks Walking Tour.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 10.0 km
North Jaipur Walking Tour

North Jaipur Walking Tour

There is much to admire in the beautiful city of Jaipur, and the northern area is particularly picturesque. Set on a lake, it is a truly beautiful district with monuments and gardens that are a treat to the senses. The mountains to the north complete the area’s scenic landscape. Take our tour to see the best sights in Northern Jaipur.

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 9.0 km
Jaipur Daily Life Walking Tour

Jaipur Daily Life Walking Tour

The people of Jaipur are very friendly, as you’ll see when you walk on the city’s streets and notice their brightly-colored clothing and welcoming appearance. Take our Daily Life Tour to see how the people of Jaipur live their everyday lives.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 km
Jaipur Cultural Walking Tour

Jaipur Cultural Walking Tour

The picturesque city of Jaipur, capital of the Rajasthan state, boasts a rich culture and heritage. Visitors can experience this culture through the city’s many great art galleries, museums and palaces in which they are set. Take our walking tour to see the most interesting cultural attractions in Jaipur.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.9 km
Shopping Walk in Jaipur

Shopping Walk in Jaipur

One of the best ways to experience the vibrant colors of Jaipur is to take a shopping trip around the city. Jaipur’s exotic markets are full of bright, exotic objects that highlight the culture and customs of the Rajastan region. You can find all kinds of great gifts to take home, like jewelry, pottery and handicrafts. If you want something special for your home, there are also lots of miniature...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 km