Jaipur Local Guide

Hawa Mahal Jaipur, India (Entry Fee, Timings, History & What To Do)

Hawa Mahal: Known as the “Palace of Winds,” Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh built Hawa Mahal in Jaipur, Rajasthan, in 1799. This five-story architectural marvel, designed by Lal Chand Ustad, features 953 tiny windows that allow royal women to see street life without calling attention to themselves. The palace’s unique honeycomb architecture makes cool air circulation possible, which offers a cool refuge from the summer heat. Hawa Mahal, which combines Rajput and Mughal architectural elements, is a monument to Jaipur’s rich past and never fails to awe visitors with its timeless beauty and historical significance.

Hawa Mahal Jaipur
Hawa Mahal Jaipur

Hawa Mahal Jaipur Timings

Monday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wedesday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Hawa Mahal Jaipur Entry Fee:

Indians: Rs 52/-
Indian Student: Rs. 22/-
International tourist: Rs. 202/-
International Student: Rs. 102/-

Shopping around Hawa Mahal

The shopping area around Hawa Mahal is lively and colourful, capturing the rich history and culture of Jaipur. Here are some of the top locations and things to check out:

Johari Bazaar

Jewellery: Famous for its exquisite jewellery, including traditional Kundan, Meenakari, and Polki designs. Gems: A wide variety of precious and semi-precious stones.

Tripolia Bazaar

Lac Jewelry: Known for its unique lac bangles and other jewelry items. Brassware: Intricately designed brass items and traditional artifacts.

Bapu Bazaar

Hawa Mahal Jaipur, India (Entry Fee, Timings, History & What To Do)

Textiles: A great place to buy traditional Rajasthani textiles, including Bandhani and Leheriya sarees and dupattas. Mojari Shoes: Handmade leather shoes with intricate embroidery.

Chandpol Bazaar

Handicrafts: Wooden and marble carvings, traditional puppets, and pottery. Furniture: Antique and handcrafted furniture pieces.

Kishanpole Bazaar

Textiles and Fabrics: Known for its handloom products, especially traditional Bandhani and cotton fabrics.

Nehru Bazaar

Blue Pottery: Famous for Jaipur’s signature blue pottery items, including vases, plates, and decorative items. Trinkets and Souvenirs: A variety of small gifts, bags, and traditional Rajasthani items.

Sireh Deori Bazaar

Camel Leather Items: Bags, wallets, and shoes made from high-quality camel leather. Rajasthani Crafts: Local crafts, souvenirs, and textiles.

Maniharon Ka Rasta

Bangles: A famous street known for its wide variety of colorful and intricately designed bangles.

Tips for Shopping:

  • Bargaining: Don’t hesitate to bargain to get the best prices.
  • Quality Check: Ensure you check the quality of items, especially textiles and jewelry.
  • Local Crafts: Look for unique local crafts and support local artisans.

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