#28 of 32 Places to Visit in Jaipur
Distance (From Jaipur Junction Railway Station): 4 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: 400m From Statue Circle
Transportation Options: Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 4 km from Jaipur Junction Railway Station, Central Park is located in the heart of Jaipur city near the Statue Circle and Dr. Ambedkar Statue.
Central Park was constructed by Jaipur Development Authority in 2006 and inaugurated by the then Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje. It is considered to be the largest park of Jaipur, which houses a big garden, Rambagh Polo Ground and the Rambagh Golf Club. Central Park Garden also has a long 5 km jogging and walking track.
Central park also has tallest flag post of the country with a height of 206 feet. The flag post has a large flag of 28 feet wide and 72 feet in length. This national flag looks magnificent when high voltage light falls on it at night time.
The Park is also a bird watchers paradise as a number of migratory and native birds visit it round the year. Musical fountain and stone figures are some of the other attractions of the park. There are around 13 stone figures in this park which represent the constellation of Capricorn and the winter solstice.
Timings: 6 AM to 9 PM