Jaipura Garh offers several interesting activities and excursions. Visitors stay for upto a full week to relax in the fortress’s quiet ambience and take in the following activities at their own pace. The fortress is located on the highest point in the middle of an idyllic village which has a total population of just 450 residents. As a guest of the ‘Garh’ or fortress, you are welcomed with folded hands and invited to partake in village activities such as pottery and farming. Farm fresh vegetable can also be sourced by the guests. Bonfires can be lit up in the frontal courtyard or near the garden. Indoor and outdoor games are available. Camel cart rides can be arranged. This is an opportunity to indulge in yourself with the warmth of Nature. The fortress, with its huge courtyards, ramparts and lawns and close proximity to Jaipur and Delhi, makes it an ideal location for musical nights, cultural performances, ethnic product launches, private parties, art shows, family get-togethers, weekend getaway destination, ……
Jaipura Garh offers many exciting experiences like Dinner with the Royals, city tours, picnics, night safari, day trips to the twin towns of Ajmer & Pushkar and Ranthambore (one of the finest wildlife sanctuaries in India), amongst others. Please feel free to enquire at the Reception for more details.
A day-trip to Chaksu
A mere 20 minutes drive from Jaipura, the town and bazaar of Chaksu is an interesting place to be explored on foot. Some of the havelis (heritage homes) are very well preserved. The bazaar is a busy place to explore and shop in. Lookout for locally made pickles, savouries, and handicrafts. Lacquered bangles are a specialty and one can see bangle makers at work. A visit to the handicraft workshop is a must do where one can purchase locally made handicrafts at very economical prices.
Song & Dance
a magical evening unfolds inside the fortress when live traditional songs and dances are accompanied with the choicest vegetarian kebabs, snacks and dinner. Available only on group booking.
Visit to the local primary school
the village of Jaipura has a primary school which is run by the State Government. We invite our guests to visit it to get an insight and welcome their suggestions, advice and help.
a curio shop within the fortress is open for guests to shop for authentic handicrafts and collectibles.
the absolute clear star-filled winter sky of the countryside offers a great opportunity to just sit back and gaze or identify the stars and constellations. A telescope is provided and books on the subject are also available to help the guests in this unique endeavour.
try your hand on the wheel of a potter in the village and take home a handmade souvenir (a tip will have to be made to the potter).
There are many species of birds seen in and around the Fortress. Bird watching can be done at the fortress, in the countryside or during your walk in the village.
The winters of Rajasthan is the perfect time to light a bonfire and sing and dance around it accompanied with light music provided in-house
The vast open spaces around the fortress is a great opportunity to try your hand at kite flying
The Library has a vast inhouse collection of coffee table books and magazines
Learn traditional style cooking on wood fired chullas, choose your own dish & accompanying breads.
yes, with over 2000 sq.metres of lush greens, undulating lawns with trees, rockery, water bodies etc offer a perfect opportunity to try your hand at this game
Indoor & Outdoor Games
Jaipura Garh specially invites you to partake in the many games the property has to offer.
Camel Cart or Tractor Trolley Ride
Regale and soak in the true village atmosphere especially made comfortable with cushions by taking a ride through the village or the countryside
Jaipura Village Trail
A small hamlet of farmers and cattle herders, the walking tour takes about 2 hours