The name Rajasthan is synonym to colours, havelis, royal palaces and forts, camels and handicrafts. Rajasthan is the largest state of India on its north-western border. Rajasthan was originally called as Rajputana, in other words the land of kings. For a long time, Rajasthan was under the rule of the royal kings.
As such there are many places to visit in Rajasthan like Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur but one of the most famous and favourite tourist destinations is Jaipur. Jaipur is the largest and the capital city of Rajasthan. Maharaja Jai Singh II, the king of Amer was the one who founded the city of Jaipur in the year 1727. Jaipur is also called as the Pink City of India. It forms the Golden Triangle from Delhi and Agra. Jaipur offers you a variety of places to visit, one such place being the Nahargarh Fort.
Nahargarh Fort was originally named as Sudarshangarh Fort, however later its name was changed to Nahargarh Fort. It was formed by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in the year 1734. It is located at the Aravalli hills and it was mainly built as a retreat place. During the Sepoy Mutiny of 1857, Many Europeans took shelter in this fort including the British Resident’s wife.
Nahargarh offers a spectacular and breath taking view of the mountains and hills in the Aravallis. So if you are planning to take some picture perfect images of your visit, Nahargarh Fort is the right place for you. Many travel companies from Jaipur, Delhi, Agra, Mumbai and other major cities offer excellent packages to Jaipur. So, if you want to plan your next vacation, with your family or friends, do plan for Jaipur. The sightseeing of Jaipur will leave you with amazing memories and you will definitely want to come back again for more.