Famous Nahargarh Fort Tours of JaipurProbably the most exclusive of heritage hotels, since it has only one room, and a popular restaurant, to offer, Naharganh Fort was built by Jai Singh at the same time as the building of the city of Jaipur. Subsequently, Ram Singh and Madho Singh added to it, and it became one of the favourite retreats of the Royal Zenana.
Located on the rugged Aravali Hills, Nahargarh means "the Abode of the Tigers" was built by Jai Singh to bolster the defense of Amer. The fort has uniquely a cluster of 12 suits for queens and at the head is a suit for the Jai Singh himself. According to a legend it was named Nahargarh after Nahar Singh, a prince whose spirit would destroy the construction and not allow it progress further. So by a Tantric prayer the spirit agreed to leave on condition that the fort is named after him. The fort overlooks the presents a glittering view of the city lights. It was used by members of the royal family for excursion in summers and is now even a favored picnic spot.