Globetrotter | Devina Bhandari | 24 hrs in Jaipur

The Pink City! Our Final stop! Jaipur has it all- History, Royals, Craftsman from all corners of the world- it truly is a melting pot brimming with creativity! Check out our hot spots around this fascinating town!

The Pink City! Our Final stop! Jaipur has it all- History, Royals, Craftsman from all corners of the world- it truly is a melting pot brimming with creativity! Check out our hot spots around this fascinating town!

 

9:00 a.m. Make a private appointment with Swedish designer Sophia Edstrand of Sophia 203. Grab breakfast with her and check out her aterlier, where you can get an intimate look into how her brilliant colorful pieces are made!

Shop Sophia 203 on L-atitude, here.

 


10:00 a.m.  Take an Auto Rickshaw and discover Civil Lines- Stores like Neerja for their pottery and Soma  for their hand blocked textiles and accessories!

Soma 5, Jacob Road, Civil Lines, Civil Lines  Jaipur

Neerja 6,  Jacob Road, Civil Lines, Jaipur

 

 

10:30 a.m. Seek out French jewelry designer, Fanny Boucher of Honorine Jewels. Make an appointment to see her collection and possibly create you own bespoke piece!

Shop Honorine Jewels on L-atitude, here.

 

 

 

12:00 a.m. Famous for their block-print craft, Jaipur is filled with showrooms showcasing fabulous patterns and designs. Do check out Rasa! Their easy breezy clothing line is a dream and their home collection is uber- chic! 

Rasa S-55 Ashok Marg, C Scheme, Rasa

 

 

1:00 p.m.  Stop for lunch at Anokhi Cafe and make sure you order the Cheesecake! The best in town!

Anokhi Cafe 2nd Floor, KK Square, C-11 Prithviraj Road, Jaipur

 

 

2:30 p.m. Concept store, Hot Pink is filled with delightful handpicked designer pieces. There is a great selection of Indian fashions. Check out Kashmir Loom and Manish Arora's Fish Fry collection- Super Kitschy!

Hot Pink Narain Niwas Palace, Kanota Bagh, Narain Singh Road, Jaipur

 

 

 

3:30 p.m.  The afternoon tea set on the Verandah at the Rambagh Palace Hotel is essential. Bellisima!

Rambagh Palace Hotel,  Bhawani Singh Rd, Jaipur

 

 

4:00 p.m.  No trip is complete without checking out the stunning jewelry collection at The Gem Palace. Samir Kasliwal, 7th generation Kasliwal gemologist, can talk you through the history and show you their exquisite collection. To die for!

The Gem Palace M.I. Road, Jaipur

 

 

5:00 p.m. Explore Johari Bazaar! Find fabulous knick knacks from Jooti's, Bangles, Gota, Bandhini and Laheria fabrics! Start practicing the art of haggling before you head there- the shopkeepers can be pretty aggressive!

 

 

 

8:00 p.m. The Polo Bar is filled with great Polo memorabilia! Worth having a drink there and getting acquainted with Jaipur's past.

Bhawani Singh Road, Opposite Sawai Man Singh Stadium  Jaipur

 

9:00 p.m. 1135 AD at Jaipur?s Amber Fort is a new concept restaurant that recreates the splendor of the maharaja?s court. Sit in the Sheesh Mahal private dining room and take in all the splendour of a Royal court! Don't miss the courtyard- it has breathtaking views of the historic Jaigarh Fort.

1135 AD Amber Palace, Amber City Jaipur

 

 

 

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