Amer Fort commonly famous as Amber Fort was built by Raja Man Singh in 1592 AD. The fort is located in Amer town 11km from Jaipur, Rajasthan.

History of Amer Fort

Amer earlier was the capital of Rajasthan during the rule of Kachwahas, the Rajput rulers. Earlier Amer was named Dhundar.

Major attractions of Amer Fort

Amer Fort is the best tourist destination for learning about the royal lifestyle of Rajput rulers. The fort has various sections.

Best time to visit Amer Fort

The best time to visit Amer fort is from October to February during the winter. This time the weather is cold and nice.

How to visit Amer Fort

For visiting Amer Fort, you can take a city bus or taxi from the old city of Jaipur to reach Amer.


There are so many things to see in Amer Fort. The fort tells its story on its own with the help of information boards in every location.