Statue Circle is a major landmark circle having statue of Sawai Jai Singh at center. Just a traffic circle to some, Statue Circle is major tourist attraction of Jaipur.
||Full Size statue of Sawai Jai Singh II (Founder of Jaipur)
||Best time of the Day to Visit
||Morning and Evening (Majoriy prefer Evening)
||Albert Hall, Birla Mandir, Ganesh Moti Doongri Mandir|
is located in the center of the Jaipur city. Majority of the daily commuters pass through the circle to reach their destination. It is the most famous circle of the city. One can reach here from the nearby tourist attraction. Jaipur Bus
also provide the facility to reach Statue Circle.
Sawai Jai Singh II Statue and Architecture
Statue Circle is dedicated to the founder of Jaipur, Sawai Jai Singh II. The statue, made with white marble, faces the pink city. Sawai Jai Singh II was ardent fond of astrology, which is depicted in the statue where king holds the astrological symbols besides the statue.Fountains and lights provide a picturesque view of the circle, especially on the national festivals, where the circle is decorated with eye catching colorful lights. All of these leaves a long lasting image in mind of every Jaipur Tourist visitor. This place wears on a festive look in the evening with all the lighting and colorful fountains. You can really have a gala time here in the evenings
Nearby Tourist Attractions
There are many Tourist Attractions near to Statue Circle
. Nearest to the circle is Birla Mandir and Ganesh Moti Doongri Mandir. Besides that, one can visit the Albert Hall Museum, City Palace and Jantar Mantar in the pink city. For shopping of the Jaipuri items, one can also visit Jauhari Bazaar, Bapu Bazaar and Nehru Bazaar. It attracts a large number of foreign tourists as well as the locals. Statue Circle is a perfect combination of Jaipur's imperial past and its modern turn of events. This is also a famous picnic spot. Besides being a famous tourist and picnic spot, the Statue Circle also serves as a favorite place for evening walkers, morning joggers, etc. Also an individual can enjoy the great taste of street food and coffee at that corner. This is the must visit place for every Jaipur visitor. So be sure to visit this place, when you are here.