The city was founded on 17 November 1727 by Maharaja Jai Singh II (1686-1743) as a new capital of the princely state of Jaipur and built according to the teachings of Shilpa Shastra . It belongs to Rajasthan's younger cities. Jaipur is called "Pink City" because of the uniformly pink color of the buildings in the Old Town district. She received the painting in 1876 in preparation for the visit of Crown Prince Albert Edward, Prince of Wales . Rosy is Rajasthan's traditional color of hospitality.
Places to see in Jaipur:- Amer Fort, City Palace, City wall of Jaipur, Diggi Palace, Hawa Mahal, Jaigarh Fort & Nahargarh Fort