The capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur is well known for its mountains, palaces, forts and temples, also called as The Pink City. Other than these famous places, people are attracted to many other adventures and off beat activities in the city. There are plenty of magnificent rides and safaris also available which gives a great experience on weekends. The city has variety to offers with all royalty and richness.
10. Hot Air Balloon Ride
Take a chance to have a bird’s eye view of the pink city by taking a hot air balloon ride. Flying in the sky is to feel the breeze and look at the sky so closely is a lifetime experience. Fly over the beautiful forts and wonderful palaces and enjoy an hour long ride. A very interesting ride starts with the early sun rays followed by a breathtaking view of small villages and streets of the city.
9. Elephant Ride
The Elephant Safari is much loved by kids and adults as well. You can have a unique experience of elephant safari at the serene hill fort; Amber Fort is situated above Lake Maotha. It offers royal elephant safari at Amber Fort to Amber village and the city giving an incredible views. There are rides which offers Jungle Safari also.
8. Block Printing Factory Tour
Hand Block Printing is an interesting activity to learn and enjoy. The famous block printing factories offer an in-house tour to watch skilled laborers doing their best work in printing. Some factories also provide Blue Pottery Training to try fun loving activity. Explore the hand block printing with own designs with creativity on weekend.
7. Adventure Activities
The Kacherawala Kukas Village is popular for a range of adventure activities like Quad biking, Paintball, Archery, Bungee jumping, zorbing, rock climbing, plunge pool, Jacuzzi, mini golf, bubble soccer and many more. These all activities are suitable and available for all age group. Take a family weekend tour and spend time at this sports adventure place.
6. Cycling in the city
Jaipur cycling tour is one of the most memorable trips for weekend. It is specially organized for history lover. One can view a beautifully displayed architecture in the whole city including bustling bazaars, Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort and Nahargarh Fort. Take a tour and learn about royalty of the city with enthusiasm. There are various kinds of guided cycling tours available in the city.
5. Camel Safari
Camel Safari gives a view of vibrant culture of the city. A quiet and peaceful ride can be enjoyed around Jal Mahal, also called as Lake Palace of Jaipur on Amber road. Some safaris also provide camel safari to villages nearby. It offers Tunga battlefield, mango grooves and local schools to explore. Camel cart safari is also available at the good packages in the city.
Ramgarh Lake, situated at the distance of 25 km away from the city of Jaipur. The beautiful lake is ideal for boating experience. An enormous artificial and tranquil lake is surrounded by free covered hills which provides a picturesque view. People can enjoy a relaxing and peaceful weekend picnic at this famous spot of the city.
Paragliding is easily arranged by several spots near the city of Jaipur, those who want to spend their weekend thrilling holiday. There are numerous agencies provide this exhilarating experience of flying in the open sky. Some of them are also offers training before the first flight. And some offers flight with an experienced person too. have a short weekend trip with this thrilling adventure in the royal city of Rajasthan.
2. Village Horse Safari
Get a chance to explore the fantastic city, tiny hamlets and vibrant culture of the Pink City. It offers a ride in the unique Aravalli trails and village farmlands with a lush greenery to shallow wetlands of Sambhar Lake. Take a tour of a day away from commercial tourism and capture colorful and incredible views of the nearby small and beautiful villages with the adventure horse riding.
1. Sky Diving
Indulge in an action sport called sky diving in Jaipur. This is the best ever weekend activity one should experience in a lifetime. There are few agencies available in the city which provides safe and exciting sport. The agencies also provide tandem sky diving for the beginners, which is very safe to fly in the sky. The freefall lasts for nearly a minute while a fall towards the landscape is a thriving experience.