Jaipur Rajasthan

Fascinating Elephant Ride In Rajasthan

Elephant Ride jaipur
Written by Manish Yadav

Elephants, beautifully painted and richly ornamented are the most adored creatures in Rajasthan. These elephants are used for providing rides to the tourists to make their journey pleasant and amusing. Elephant Safari is a never to miss activity that gives an ultimate experience of sightseeing.   

The royal ride on an elephant’s back includes tour to the finest Rajput architectural wonders like Amber Palace, Amber Town, Old Pink City and the rural areas. Know about the details of the Safari below.

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Elephant Ride jaipur

Elephant Ride’s Details:

  • To begin the Safari, there will be a 25-30 minutes of traditional ride to the hill top and then to the Amber Palace, which is situated in Amer. This mesmerizing beauty, with a blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture is situated at a distance of 11 km away from Jaipur. Enjoy the wonderful view of the surroundings during your ride.

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  • Another 30 minutes ride around the Amber Town will begin at the farm. You will get to observe the daily life of the inhabitants while riding on an elephant’s back and passing through the town. You can also feed your elephant with bananas at the end of the tour.
  • Then you will move to explore the Old Pink City of Jaipur. The ride with the duration of 1 to 2 hours will let you experience the bustling markets. Visit the magnificent monuments and enjoy the sightseeing of the city in a different way.
  • The 2 hours journey from Amber to Old Pink City will take you through the famous palaces like the Water Palace of Jal Mahal and the Hawa Mahal or the Wind Palace.

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Rural View

Besides, the town and hill top, you can also enjoy a ride to the villages situated near Amber. This tour of one and a half to two hours, will give you the intimate view of the village life, the way of living of the villagers and their culture. Experience a totally different aspect of Rajasthan far away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Facilities to Avail

Your pick up will be from one of the luxury hotels, you will be staying at, by a car. It will take you to the Amber Fort from where you will hire an elephant. You can get a well-versed and experienced guide on request. Get a customized ride as per your requirements, interests and convenience.

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A tour of Rajasthan will remain incomplete without experiencing a colorful elephant ride!

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1 Comment

  • I’ve always aidmred those who’ve made the climb up for the elephant ride. I think it would make me fearful and feeling tipsy. but I still think I’d try it! lovely shadow shots. happy SSS.

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