Amer Fort is also known as Amber fort. Amer Fort is One of the famous tourist attractions of Jaipur and famous Historical Place in Indian state of Rajasthan. Amer Fort Is located just 11 km from Jaipur. thousands of tourists came every year to visit Amer fort. At Amber fort visitors are able to explore today dates from the 16th century.
Fact About Amber Fort
Location: Delhi Road, Amber City 11km, Jaipur, Rajasthan – 302001
Phone No (Official): +91-141-2600445
Built In: 1592
Built by: Raja Man Singh
Materials Used: Red sandstone and marble
Coordinates: 26.9859°N 75.8507°E
Famous As: UNESCO World Heritage Site
Amer Fort also known as Amber Fort was built-in 1592 by Raja Mann Singh first. A mixture of traditional Hindu and Rajputana architecture. The material used in the fort is marble and red sandstone.Amer fort is really very beautiful from inside. It includes popular buildings which are Sheesh Mahal, Sukh Mahal Diwan – i – Aam. Amer fort also includes Shila devi temple and Ganesh Pol. Elephants slowly transport tourists up the ridge in the main entrance courtyard and this makes for a wonderful entrance to the Amer Fort. The most beautiful structure in the Amber Fort is Jai Mandir.
The structure has four different parts, each with a separate entrance. Built from pale yellow and pink sandstone and white marble, and divided into four main sections, each with its own courtyard. Jaleb Chowk was also the area where returning armies were welcomed and they would display their war prize to the population at large. The key area to explore the amber fort are, Diwan-e-Aam used for Public Audience Hall at that time, Diwan-e-Khaas used as Private Audience Hall, Sukh Niwas is Hall of Pleasure, Ganesh Pol is A beautifully sculptured royal gateway embellished with mosaics, Sheesh Mahal is a Mirror palace, Kali Temple, Jas Mandir and Shila Mata temple are famous for its art.
Entry Fee and Timing for Amber Fort
Entry Fee For Indians: 25 Rs. (Rs.10 For Student)
Entry Fee For Foreigners : 200 Rs. (Rs.100 For Student)
Entry Fee For Children : 10 Rs.
Photography Fee For Indians: 50 Rs.
Photography Fee For Foreigners: 70 Rs.
Videography Fee For Indians: 100 Rs.
Videography Fee For Foreigners: 150 Rs.
Elephant Ride Fee at Amber Palace for two persons: Rs. 900/-
Light and Sound Shows Fee Entry Fee For English Language : Rs. 200.00
Light and Sound Shows Entry Fee For Hindi Language : Rs. 100.00
Timing Visiting Hours: 9.30 AM – 4.30 PM
Light and Sound Shows Timing: In English : 7.30 pm and In Hindi : 8:00 PM
Open Days: Open all days in week