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Interesting facts about_hawa_mahal_jaipur

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Jaipur, Rajasthan tours
Overview
Features: A pyramid-shaped palace made up of over 900 niches with semi-octagonal windows, carved sandstone grills, finials and domes
Opening Times: 9am to 4:30pm, daily
Best Time to Visit: Late October to early March
Duration: 1 to 2 hours
Travelled By: Auto rickshaw
Cost: Foreigner / Indian Rs 50 / 10; composite ticket Rs 350 / 70
Address: Corner of Tripolia Bazar & Hawa Mahal Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Type: Palace
Summary
If you’re heading to Jaipur, you must add Hawa Mahal on your list of places to see as it’s one of the highlights of the old city of
Jaipur. Read this post for interesting facts, frequently asked questions and detailed information about Hawa Mahal Jaipur.
Interesting Facts About Hawa Mahal Jaipur
If you’re heading to Jaipur, you must add Hawa Mahal on your list of places to see as it’s one of the highlights of the old city of Jaipur. Read this post for interesting facts, frequently asked questions as well as detailed information about Hawa Mahal Jaipur.
Interesting Hawa Mahal Facts
Hawa Mahal means Palace of Winds
Popular for its elaborate and fanciful architecture, Hawa Mahal is an important and dominant landmark of Jaipur
Located in the old city, Hawa Mahal is part of the City Palace complex of buildings
It is shaped like a mukut or crown which adorns Lord Krishna’s head
It also looks like the honeycomb web of a beehive with 953 small, intricately carved jharokhas or windows
You can get great views of the old city of Jaipur and Jantar Mantar from Hawa Mahal
Hawa Mahal can be entered on a composite ticket (valid for two days), along with Jantar Mantar, Nahargarh Fort, Amber Fort and Albert Hall

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