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Amber Palace, Amer

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Perched atop a mountain ridge, Amber Palace impresses visitors with its imposing Hindu architecture of towering ramparts constructed from distinctive red sandstone. Built in 1592, the complex occupies a spot on the World Heritage List, along with several other hill forts in the region. Enter through the Sun Gate, a grand entryway to the fortress' main courtyard. Explore the many different sections within the walls, which include a temple and several halls with intricate ceiling decorations and expansive gardens. Don't miss the Sheesh Mahal section, which boasts a number of ornate carvings and artwork made from glass. From the edge of the ramparts, you can enjoy a sweeping view over the surround valley, lake, and mountains. A visit to Amber Palace represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Jaipur trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • The Amber Fort is, in my opinion, a must see while in Jaipur. The first thing you see when approaching the Fort is the massive wall, 18 km in length, which circled the city of Jaipur in olden days. Th...  more »
  • Supper Class A huge complex that is worth a visit. You can be brought up with elephants or with jeeps The many individual buildings in the complex are very interesting. Especially the harem area was worth it. Should have seen.
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  • A historical destination in Jaipur. Beautifully designed and architect. A must visiting site with family and friends.Great monument of the ancient Indian architecture. The fun part of the visiting of the Amber palace is elephant ride from the parking place to the palace. The palace itself is better to visit with the guide. So, you can enjoy not only the views but also have a chance to find out some interesting facts.
  • A historical destination in Jaipur. Beautifully designed and architect. A must visiting site with family and friends.Great monument of the ancient Indian architecture. The fun part of the visiting of the Amber palace is elephant ride from the parking place to the palace. The palace itself is better to visit with the guide. So, you can enjoy not only the views but also have a chance to find out some interesting facts.
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