Trip Planner:   Asia  /  India  /  Rajasthan  /  Jaipur District  /  Jaipur  /  Amer  /  Amber Palace

Amber Palace, Jaipur

4.7
#1 of 1,910 in Things to do in Rajasthan
Must see · Castle · Architectural Building
Perched atop a mountain ridge, Amber Palace impresses visitors with its imposing Hindu architecture of towering ramparts constructed from distinctive red sandstone. Built in 1592, the complex occupies a spot on the World Heritage List, along with several other hill forts in the region. Enter through the Sun Gate, a grand entryway to the fortress' main courtyard. Explore the many different sections within the walls, which include a temple and several halls with intricate ceiling decorations and expansive gardens. Don't miss the Sheesh Mahal section, which boasts a number of ornate carvings and artwork made from glass. From the edge of the ramparts, you can enjoy a sweeping view over the surround valley, lake, and mountains. Amber Palace is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , international travel planner Edition.
Create an itinerary including Amber Palace
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Tours to Amber Palace

Amber Palace reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
18,266 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • If you are fond of historical monuments, fort and palaces you will definitely love it. View from the fort is mesmerizing.... Lovely place  more »
  • Amber Palace is incredible to rival Agra Fort. Get a tour guide to provide you the history and culture of the Rajput dynasties that built the Palace.  more »
Google
  • Just WOW! The palace is magical with its stunning architecture. You can see many classy paintings and century-old majestic mirrors. There are some silent and nice spots to sit and have a coffee if you wish. Thanks to the authorities for maintaining this place the way it deserves. There is sufficient parking space outside if you are coming in your vehicle.
  • Beautiful. Amazing. Loved this palace. It's so well built ,you get the feel of royal lifestyle. These were rich kings who lived a lavish life. Recommend you to hire a guide. Sadly there is no mention of architects n people who laboured to built this beautiful palace. (Well it's like that with all the monuments in India)

Plan your trip to Jaipur

  • Compose it!
    Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
  • Customize it.
    Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
  • Book it.
    Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
  • Do it yourself.
    Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip