Amber Fort

Overview

Amber Fort आमेर क़िला, is located in Amer, a town with an area of 4 square kilometres (1.5 sq mi) located 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) from Jaipur, Rajasthan state, India. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in the Jaipur area. The town of Amer was originally built by Meenas, and later it was ruled by Raja Man Singh I .Amber Fort is known for its artistic Hindu style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake.It is the main source of water for the Amer palace.
It consists of the Diwan-e-Aam, or “Hall of Public Audience”, the Diwan-e-Khas, or “Hall of Private Audience”, the Sheesh Mahal (mirror palace), or Jai Mandir, Elephant Ride and the Sukh Niwas.


Fees

Visiting Hours: 6 A.M to P.M
Fee: Free For Everyone (For Sheela Devi Temple)
*For other  Palaces*
25 per person for Indians
200 per person for foreign tourists
10 per person for Indian students
100 per person for foreign students


Light Shows Timing

In English –  7:30 P.M
Entry Fee:Rs 200
In Hindi- 8:00 P.M
Entry Fee:Rs 100


Elephant Ride

7:30 A.M to 12:30 P.M
900-1000 for  two persons

Food

You can rush to nearby reastaurant or food stalls for some really tasty breakfast (Chole Kulche).


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