The royal garden of Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh is 10 km away from the Jaipur city and lies on Jaipur-Agra highway. It was built by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh in 1728 and dedicated to his lovely second wife Sisodia. Elements like the beautiful wall paintings of Radha-Krishna love story further beautify the garden. The paintings on the wall and the narrative details represent the eternal love. The garden is abundant in flowerbeds, foliage, beautiful water fountains, pavilions, galleries, iridescent water channels and murals making it all the more appealing. History says that the garden used as an ideal getaway for the Queen. This multi-tiered bagh that has been breathing life to the desert soil of Jaipur is a wonderful tourist spot.
Built in 1728, Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh is dedicated to Sisodia, a princess from Udaipur by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. She also happens to be the second wife to the king. He presented this royal garden so that the queen may have some quality time to herself. It is said that the garden used to offer a peaceful haven for Sisodia Rani away from the humdrums of the court room politics. Various plant species, lush green shrubs and scented flowers were planted to bring out the essence it deserves. The murals of Radha-Krishna on the wall symbolize the love Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh had for his beloved queen Sisodia Rani.
The royal garden is a unique blend of traditional Indian designs and Mughal style. Use of pavilions and spires in the garden and walls decked with beautiful paintings of the eternal lovers, Radha and Krishna depicts the traditional Indian side of the garden. The flowerbeds, fountains and water channel running through the garden and merging at the centre on the other hand speak of the Mughal style architecture. The natural springs and shrines present in the vicinity of the garden are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Vishnu and Hanuman.
The best time of the year to visit Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh definitely has to be between July and March. This is the time when monsoon hits Jaipur.
Sisodia Rani Garden that once served as a natural hut for the Maharani of Jaipur to relax is an ideal accommodation venue for conducting marriage parties & other function at an affordable cost.
Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh is well connected by road. Ride on the local buses that drop you directly at Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh. If you are not much of a local bus traveler, hire a taxi or cab service from the main city itself.