Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan. The largest state in India by terms of area in Rajasthan. The area occupied by Rajasthan in our country is 342,239 Km2. It is situated to the west of India on the border with Pakistan. As per the Census 2011, the total population of Rajasthan is 68,548,437. The literacy rate of Rajasthan is 66.11 %. The number of districts in Rajasthan is 33. The Lok Sabha seats from the state Rajasthan is 25.
Area and population of the city
The area occupied by the city in the state is 467km2. The population of the city is 3,046,189 as per the census of 2011. The city ranks at the 10th position in the country for the population-wise.
Places to visit in Jaipur
Jaipur is known as the pink city. The city was painted pink to welcome Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria in the year 1876. It is a very beautiful city with rich art, culture and heritage. Listed below are the few places to visit in Jaipur
- Amber Palace
- Hawa Mahal
- Jantar Matar
- Bapu Bazar
- Chokhi Dhani resort