Amber Fort, Jaipur (Pink City)

Amber Fort is one of the most beautiful and famous Forts of Rajasthan. Its also called as Amber Fort. It is situated in Amer 11 kilometres from Jaipur and it was the capital of Rajasthan before Jaipur. Amber Fort built in 1592 by Raja Man Singh 1 one of the Navratnas of Emperor Akber. Built in red stones and marbles and Maota Lake add a certain charm to the entire Fort with its high ramparts, many gates, cobbled path, and splendid view. It was the combination of Mughal and Hindu style. It is the principal tourist attraction in Jaipur. Amber Fort also has the Shila Devi Temple and the Ganesh pol which is a gate that leads the private palaces of the Kings. Amer fort elephant ride is also famous. Amer fort elephant ride is not too much costly. You should try and enjoy it.

Best Time To Visit Amber Fort:

Rajasthan is a hot state in India. During summer it’s very difficult to walk or come out. So, to avoid the summer season to visit here. The best time to plan a trip to Rajasthan during winter November to March.

How To Reach Amber Fort:

It is only 11 kilometres far from Jaipur. buses, auto-rickshaws, and taxis are available from Jaipur. Public buses for Amer town form Ajmeri Gate and MI Road. Amer Fort is on the hill to reach the fort enjoy the thrill and joy of an elephant ride at the fort.

Timings Of Amber Fort:

Open all days of the week.
Timings; 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM.
Visiting duration: 2 to 3 hours.

Show timings;
English show:07:00 PM
Hindi show: 08:00 PM

Entry Fee:

Indians – Rs. 100 per person

Foreigner – Rs. 500 per person

Light Show in English – Rs. 200 per person

Light Show in Hindi – Rs. 100 per person

Elephant Ride – Rs. 1100 Single or per couple

Tips For Travellers:

Visit on weekdays to avoid the crowd.

Wear comfortable cloth and shoes to walk around the fort.

Carry water bottler and hats or caps.

Carry your camera to capture beautiful moments.

It’s your responsibility to keep your environment clean.

Places To Visit near Amber Fort:

Temples- Narshingh Temple and Jagat Shiromani temple.
amer fort elephant ride,
Jantar Mantar
amer fort elephant ride,
Nahargarh Fort
amer fort elephant ride,
Hawa Mahal
amer fort elephant ride,
Jaigarh Fort
amer fort elephant ride,

Nearby Restaurants:

Surabhi Restaurant
Madhuras Restaurant
Jal Mahal Restaurant
The Stag Rooftop Restaurant Opposite the Fort


Devisinghpura, Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302001