Jaipur is magnificent at night. The beautiful, iconic structures are gorgeously lit up after sunset and you will be treated to splendid views of the city.
One can enjoy pub hopping, go stargazing, enjoy long walks at a park and savour good Rajasthani food in this bountiful city.
Through this article, we take you on a night trip to some of the best places in Jaipur, exploring their beauty and allure. So, hop along and read about the best places to visit in Jaipur at night.
Places to Visit in Jaipur at Night: Outdoor
1. Nahargarh Fort
A strategically important fort for the Rajputs, the Nahargarh Fort offers stunning views of Jaipur. The best time to visit is in the evening, watch the sunset and then hang out around to catch the visual treat that is the city skyline, when Jaipur is all lit up.
Love biking? You can ride up to the fort and hang out outside for a bit (entry into the fort is restricted after 5pm), enjoying the cool evening breeze. End your visit at the Padao Restaurant, a delicious multi-cuisine eatery, located nearby.
- Location: Narghard Road
2. Chokhi Dhani
At the Chokhi Dhani, you are treated to the best of what Rajasthani culture has to offer. Dance, song, puppet shows and even mimicry, you can witness it all at this cultural resort. Besides culture, Chokhi Dhani also gives you the chance to enjoy adventure sports and outdoor games. There’s also good local food that’s up for grabs at Chokhi Dhani.
A great place to hang out for the family, Chokhi Dhani should be on any must-visit places to see at night in Jaipur list.
- Location: 12 Miles, Tonk Road
3. Hawa Mahal
At night when the lights are focused on the Hawa Mahal, the beautiful facade looks stunning. The Hawa Mahal at night is a great place for photo opportunities. The palace is closed at night, but you can still click excellent pictures of the gorgeous building from the outside.
If you are looking to get a few clicks of the building, go early to get the best spot as the place tends to get crowded with tourists.
- Location: Tripolia Bazaar
4. Jal Mahal
The Jal Mahal is situated on the Man Sagar Lake. At night, the twinkling lights from inside the palace reflect beautifully on the lake. This gorgeous sight is something that every tourist in Jaipur must experience.
If you are going on a honeymoon or a romantic getaway, a good way to spend an evening here is by going on romantic walks along the edge of the lake. On your walk, soak in the stunning view of the Jal Mahal.
- Location: Amer Road
5. Amer Fort
Amer is one of the most famous places to explore at night. There is the Amer Fort from where you can get to see the city skyline in all its glory. The top of the Amer Fort is also a great place to spend a romantic evening out with your special someone.
There’s also a cultural restaurant near the fort, offering a delectable spread of local Rajasthani food.
- Location: Amer
6. Deewan-e-Aam of Amber Fort
During the day, the place is a popular tourist attraction and by night, the Deewan-e-Aam of Amber Fort turns into a fun and happening place. Under the bright moonlight, you can catch a live Kathak performance by local artists. Sometimes, they have other traditional dance performances too.
- Location: Amer
7. The Statue Circle
A prominent landmark in Jaipur, the Statue Circle was built as a memorial to Sawai Jai Singh II. The statue looks stunning at night, when the lights around it is turned on. At this park, you will also find a few water fountains that are turned on post 6 pm.
The Statue Circle park is often used by locals for evening walks and you will find plenty of tourists around too. There is a small coffee shop at the corner of the circle, which serves up some of the best coffee in Jaipur.
- Location: Near Pink City
8. Jawahar Circle Garden
In the evening, stroll along the Jawahar Circle Garden that is believed to be one of the largest gardens in Asia. The garden is surrounded by red roses and beautiful plants.
There are fountains that spring to life post 6 pm which is a joy to watch. In case you are keen on sampling local food, there are many food stalls around the park.
- Location: Service Road, Jaipur.
9. Chulgiri Hills
The Chulgiri Hills is a great place to hang out if you are looking for peace and quiet. Located away from the city-centre, this place is often frequented by night trekkers and couples looking to escape the city life for a short break,
- Location: Chulgiri Hills
10. Sisodiya Rani Bagh
This gorgeous garden was constructed by Sawai Jai Singh II for his second wife who belongs to the Sisodia clan. The Sisodiya Rani Bagh is open till 8 pm and it has the most amazing royal architecture.
Don’t forget to check out the fountains and the murals of Radha- Krishna on the walls of the pavilions.
- Location: Lal Dongyi
Places to Visit in Jaipur at Night: Entertainment
11. Jawahar Kala Kendra
The Jawahar Kala Kendra is a top performing arts space in Jaipur. At this entertainment zone, they host cultural programs such as plays, music performances and dance shows regularly.
- Location: JLN Marg
12. Jaipur Bar Stock Exchange
The Jaipur Bar Stock Exchange Jaipur Bar Stock Exchange is popular night hangout place among the youth in Jaipur. This place offers the best deals on food and beverages.
They also have entertainment every day. Wednesday’s are when local bands perform, other days catch live DJ performances. A great place to experience nightlife in Jaipur.
- Location: Narayan Singh Circle
13. Socorro – Crowne Plaza Jaipur
The Socorro – Crowne Plaza Jaipur is where you will get to enjoy live Bollywood music on the weekend. The best local bands perform at the club/ lounge that is located inside the Crowne Plaza.
- Location: Tonk Road
14. Raj Mandir Cinema
- The Raj Mandir Cinema is the oldest theatre in Jaipur. Showcasing a variety of films from Bollywood and local cinema, watching a movie here is a great experience. They show everything from the latest Bollywood films to old classics.
- Location: Bhagwan Das Road
15. Sawai Mansingh Stadium
The Sawai Mansingh Stadium is a popular cricket stadium in Jaipur. Home to the Rajasthan Royals in the IPL, the stadium comes to life in the months of April and May, when the annual Indian Premier League takes place.
Most matches are day-night games. If you are a sports or cricket buff, you will love catching a live game at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium.
- Location: Jan Path
Places to Visit in Jaipur: Nightclubs
16. Club Naila
Club Naila is a happening nightclub in Jaipur. Home to great entertainment, in the form of good music, locals love coming to this club to dance the night away. Beer is pretty reasonable and they have some good offers on food and drinks.
You can also catch all your favourite sports live on the giant TV screens all over the clubs.
- Location: Adarsh Nagar
- Timing: 6 pm to 1 am
17. Scorpion – A Pub City
Situated on the busy Tonk Road, the Scorpion – A Pub City is a great place to party. Hosting DJ nights regularly, there’s some good music on offer at this pub/club.
Don’t forget to check out the amazing offers they have from time to time. During the IPL, they host live screening of cricket matches. The service is excellent and the food is delicious.
- Location: Tonk Road
- Timing: 12 pm to 12 am
Places to Visit in Jaipur at Night: Shopping
18. Johari Bazaar
The Johari Bazaar is one of the famous shopping destinations in Jaipur and one of the oldest. The bazaar is famous for its jewellery stores. The Johari Bazaar is a mix of showrooms and street shops.
The highlight of this market is that all the stores here are pink in colour. You can easily reach Johari Bazaar from anywhere in Jaipur by a cab. There are private cars that you can hire too.
- Location: Johari Bazaar Road
19. Tripolia Bazaar
A typical traditional Rajasthani market, shopping at the Tripolia Bazaar is an experience to remember. The market is famous for its lac jewellery shops; you get some of the best lac jewellery at this bazaar.
If you are too keen on shopping, you can just browse around the market and soak in all the culture on display at the market. The market is closed on Sundays.
- Location: Tripolia Bazaar Street
20. Banu Bazaar
The Bapu Bazaar is famous for its Mojari footwear and leather products. The market has always a top choice for tourists who drop by to shop for the best footwear and Rajasthani products
The market is open till about 8 pm, so go early to shop for what you want. The shops in Bapu Bazaar serve the most delicious Kulfi Falooda so make sure you try that when you visit.
- Location: Bapu Bazaar Road
Jaipur is a city that you can explore even at night. From partying at nightclubs to touring the many bazaars and visiting the city’s iconic structures, you can have a lot of fun.
To best experience the beauty of Jaipur at night, we suggest that you visit these 20 places we have listed. Let us know what you would add to this list in the comments.