Monumental forts, magnificent palaces, vibrant culture delicious food, that’s Jaipur for you. And that’s why it has always been one of the favourite destinations of tourists in India and all across the world. Tourists keep coming back here because of the immense warmth of its people and amazing culture. If you are planning to surprise your partner with a romantic getaway, there couldn’t be a better place than Jaipur for spending the weekend.
Here are some of the things to do to make your holiday in Jaipur even more special when you’re with your partner.
Enjoy a Romantic Dinner Date in Royal Style
When you want to spend some quiet time with your partner, away from the din and bustle of daily work-life, go for a dinner date at 1135 AD. Built on one of the highest levels of Amer Fort, this place serves authentic Rajasthani food with mesmerizing view of the city. Here, you can enjoy royal hospitality and get a chance to delve in the secret recipes from the royal kitchens of Rajput Kingdom. Besides this, there are a number of other restaurants for couples in Jaipur like Baluchi, Forresta Kitchen and Bar, Zarin, Skyfall and The Terrace Grill.
Take a Culture Trip at Chokhi Dhani
An evening at Chokhi Dhani may not fit with your idea of a romantic outing as there will be a lot of people surrounding you. But fun-loving couples will surely enjoy their experience in this theme village steeped in the rich and colourful local culture. Apart from relishing a grand Rajasthani meal, you can join in a lot of exciting activities with your partner. Match your steps with the talented folk dancers, tune into mesmerising folk music performances, hitch a camel or elephant ride, or watch the fun and interesting puppet shows. Indeed, there’s so much happening at Chokhi Dhani to make an unforgettable evening. This fun retreat is also a favourite among the corporate party venues in Jaipur.
Spend Time Amidst Nature
Away from the main city, the Sisodia Rani Garden is a perfect place to take a lazy stroll with your partner and rekindle the romance. The garden was created for the wife of Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1728. Its architecture reflects a blend of the Indian and Mughal styles. The garden is adorned with beautiful fountains and wall paintings depicting the love of Radha and Krishna.
The Jal Mahal is another charming place to spend the evening with your loved one. It is a lovely palace in the middle of Man Sagar Lake and it looks even more beautiful in the evenings when the palace is lit up and its image is reflected on the lake’s water. Bask in the picturesque view at sunset, with the scenic Aravali range and the beautiful birds in the backdrop. Enjoy delectable street food, take pictures of the sight or take a stroll around the place to unwind with your partner.
Visit the Famous Monuments Together
When in Jaipur, one cannot afford to miss a visit to the grand forts and palaces of the city. And with your loved one for company, exploring these places spell a different kind of experience. The palatial City Palace and Amer Fort are a must-visit in any tour of the city. They give a glimpse into the rich cultural legacy of Rajasthan’s royalty. The Amer Fort, located high on a hill, offers panoramic views of the city.
If you want to step away from the regular touristy circuit, then you may like Nahargarh Fort. This historical beauty overlooks a beautiful lake and gives stunning a view of the city and the royal state in the evening. It’s a perfect place to enjoy the beauty of this desert land with your partner, visualise a long journey of life ahead together and take pictures to capture those special memories.
A visit to Rambagh Palace takes you to a world of splendour with bespoke service in romantic ambience. An hour’s drive from the city, you should also explore the 475-year-old Samode Palace in Samode village with your partner. This palace is a stunning example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.