Amber Fort is located in Amer (a town with an area of 4 square kilometers (1.5 sq mi)), 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) from Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

It is one of the main tourist Place in the Jaipur,  located high on a hill. Amber Fort Was Built By  Raja Man Singh I.

Amber Fort is known for its artistic style, blending both Hindu and Rajput elements. With its large ramparts, series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks the Maota Lake, at its forefront.



The Amber Fort was built by ‘Raja Shri Maan Singh JI Saheb’ (Maan Singh I) (December 21, 1550 – July 6, 1614) in 16th century. Man Singh, one of the first war chiefs or the trusted general of the Emperor Akbar. Akbar included him among the ‘Navaratnas’, or the 9 (nava) gems (ratna) of the royal court. Man Singh began the construction of a fortress-palace of white and red sandstone i.e. Amber Fort in 1592. He was the Kacchwaha (Rajput) of King of Amber, a state later known as Jaipur. Nearby he ordered to set a small temple devoted to ‘Sheela Mata’, his patron goddess.



Elephant Ride at Amber Palace for two persons Rs. 900/-

Visiting Hours : 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Contact No : 0141 253 0293

Entry Fee (In Indian Rupees)

Indian :      Rs. 25.00,   Student : 10
Foreigner : Rs. 200.00,   Student : 100

Light and Sound  Shows Timing (Onwords)
  • In English : 7.30 pm
    Entry Fee : Rs. 200.00
  • In Hindi : 8:00 PM
    Entry Fee : Rs. 100.00