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The weather in Jaipur during the summers jumps up and scorches in between 35 degree and maximum of 48 degree, which is extremely and deadly hot and dry. Jaipur temperature ranges in between 30 degree and 37 degree in the month of April whereas it is at its best of its extremity in the months of May and June.

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About Jaipur

Jaipur is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of Amber, after whom the city has been named. The city today has a population of 3.1 million. Jaipur is known as the Pink City of India.
 
The city is remarkable among pre-modern Indian cities for the width and regularity of its streets which are laid out into six sectors separated by broad streets 34 m (111 ft) wide.

Tourist Icons of Jaipur

  • The Palace quarter encloses the sprawling Hawa Mahal palace complex, formal gardens, and a small lake.
  • Nahargarh Fort, which was the residence of the King Sawai Jai Singh II, crowns the hill in the northwest corner of the old city.
  • The observatory, Jantar Mantar, is one of the World Heritage Sites.
  • jaipur is Included on the Golden Triangle tourist circuit, along with Delhi and Agra,
Climate of Jaipur
 
Jaipur has a hot semi-arid climate ,Temperatures remain relatively high throughout the year, with the summer months of April to early July having average daily temperatures of around 30 °C (86 °F). During the monsoon there are frequent, heavy rains and thunderstorms, but flooding is not common. The winter months of November to February are mild and pleasant, with average temperatures ranging from 15–18 °C ,however occasional cold waves that lead to temperatures near freezing.

Main Tourism sight-seeing in Jaipur
 
  •  Jaipur is a major tourist destination in India. In the 2008 Conde Nast Traveller Readers Choice Survey, Jaipur was ranked the 7th best place to visit in Asia.
  • The Presidential Suite at the Raj Palace Hotel, billed at US$45,000 per night, is listed at number 2 on World's 15 most expensive hotel suites complied by CNN in 2012
     
 
Famous Forts and Mouments in Jaipur
 

 
  •  Hawa Mahal,
  •  Amber Fort,
     
  •  Jaigarh Fort,
     
  •  Nahargarh Fort,
     
  •  City Palace,
     
  •  Jantar Mantar,
     
  •  Jal Mahal,
     
  •  Rambagh Palace,
     
  •  Central Museum,
     
  •  Albert Hall Museum.

Temples and places for worship in Jaipur
 
Jaipur has th numerous temples and religious places. It is because of the numerous temples that it is sometimes also known as Chhoti Kashi. Some of the famous temples in Jaipur include the following

 

  •  Govind Dev Ji Temple
  •  Galtaji
     
  •  Lakshmi Narayan Mandir commonly known as Birla Temple
     
  •  Garh Ganesh Temple
     
  •  Panchayati Hall
Other places of interest in jaipur
 Chand Baori
 Chokhi Dhani
 Kathputhli slum
 Raj Mandir Cinema
 
IPL Cricket matches in jaipur
in 2013, IPL cricket tournament has started in jaipur. Holiday travel offers IPL cricket tournament tours & packages for jaipur IPL. The IPL Cricket schedule also confirmed that the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur will host all of Rajasthan Royals' home games. Earlier, the BCCI had relocated Royals' games to Ahmedabad and Rajkot, following a prolonged standoff between the Rajasthan Cricket Association and the Rajasthan state sports council - which owns the stadium - over the use of the ground