The ‘Pink City’ with several tourist attractions within its fold, has always allured travellers of different ages and ethnicities. It’s rich culture and history, vibrant bazaars, grand palaces and forts, opulent temples, colourful havaelis, mouth-watering cuisine and interesting traditions blend seamlessly with modernisation. Sounds intriguing? Well, then take a trip down Jaipur’s cobbled lanes and live life like royalty. Here’s how to reach Jaipur with ease.
How To Reach Jaipur By Air – The Sanganer Airport – the main airport - is well-connected to both domestic and international flights and connects Jaipur to the rest of the world. In India, it’s widely connected to cities such as Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Chennai, Udaipur, Mumbai, Kolkata, Pune and Indore, to name a few. Internationally, the city is connected to Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Muscat, Sharjah and Bangkok, Singapore, Dublin London, etc. via connecting flights. It’s about 13km from the city centre and flying is one of the easiest ways to reach this gem of a city. From the airport, you can take a cab to your resort in Jaipur. If you are staying at the Club Mahindra resort in Jaipur, the drive from the airport is just about 30 minutes.
How To Reach Jaipur By Train – The Indian railways are a vast system, and this system connects Jaipur to almost every nook and corner of India. Jaipur has three main railway junctions– Jaipur (the main station) Gandhinagar and Durgapara. Most trains stop at Jaipur as it’s the primary station and a few trains stop at the other two stations. There are numerous trains from Mumbai, Delhi, Kota, Agra, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Indore, Haridwar, Bhopal, Kanpur, Ajmer, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, Bangalore, Mysore, Chennai, Raipur, Patna, Bhubaneswar, Kochi, etc. Some of the popular lines include Shatabdi Express, Jaipur Express, Pune Jaipur Express, Kathgodam Ranikhet Express and Ajmer Shatabdi. One of the best reasons to take a train ride to Jaipur is the breathtaking landscapes along the way. What’s more, a special, luxurious train named ‘Palace on Wheels’ which originates in Delhi is connected to popular destinations in Rajasthan like Jaipur, Alwar, Jhalawar, Jodhpur, Udaipur, etc. This gives you the opportunity to enjoy royalty on wheels. From the railway station, you can take an auto, bus or taxi to your resort in Jaipur.
How To Reach Jaipur By Road – Jaipur is well-connected with an excellent and extensive network of roads and highways such as NH8, NH11 and NH12, among others. The Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) and other private agencies offer both, AC and non-AC bus services from various parts of India to Jaipur. Popular bus stops in Jaipur are Sindhi Camp and Narayan Singh Circle. Other than the bus, road trips in your own car can be super fun too! How to reach Jaipur from some of the major tourist destinations.
• Agra to Jaipur – 237km (around 4 hours and 15 minutes via NH11)
• Delhi to Jaipur – 269km (around 4 hours and 30 minutes via NH8)
• Jaisalmer to Jaipur - 592 km (around 8 hours and 36 minutes via NH15 and RJ SH 19)
As a hub that caters to all kinds of tourists, there are tons of resorts in Jaipur that are designed to help you unwind and enjoy the best the city has to offer. The Club Mahindra resort in Jaipur is a great option for those who want to enjoy a comfortable stay yet indulge in modern amenities. In addition to this, the resort is also where you can relish various local cuisines at the in-house restaurant. The Club Mahindra resort in Jaipur is in fact, an excellent way to experience royalty and extravagance during your family vacation.
To learn more about this beautiful, vibrant city, you can check Club Mahindra reviews for genuine reviews of not just this stunning destination, but of the resort as well. For an unforgettable holiday and a truly royal getaway opt for a Club Mahindra membership and enjoy the perks for a lifetime! Also, have a look at Rajasthan tourism guide to make the most of your family vacation in Rajasthan!