Jaipur which is the largest city in India is the capital of Rajasthan. The city also known as the Pink City because of its dominant colour scheme of the building was designed by Vidyadhar Bhattacharya during the British colonial era and is considered the tenth most popular city in the country. Apart from tourists activities coworking spaces in Jaipur are swelling as the city is witnessing more and more companies that are moving in the tier-II city’s as these places are much more cost-effective The city is a popular tourist destination in India and forms a part of the Golden Triangle tourist circuit which include Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. The city also serves as a gateway to many other tourist destinations in Rajasthan Like Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Kota, Jodhpur Mount Abu, and is also close to Shimla. One of the attractions in the city is the City Palace, Jaipur was the ceremonial and administrative seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur. The palace was also the location of religious and cultural events. The palace is extremely popular, and the complex has several buildings, courtyards, galleries, restaurants, and offices of the Museum.
The economy of Jaipur is stimulated by lots of industries like the major is Tourism, gemstone cutting, manufacturing of Jewelry, Information Technology (IT), and luxury Textile. The city is a major hub of art and craft and has many traditional shops selling handicrafts, Leather, metal products, Textile Gems, Bangles, and pottery. It is also the largest manufacturer of hand-knotted rugs and also famous for Jaipur leg, a rubber-based prosthetic leg that is specially designed in Jaipur for people with below-knee amputation. These industries are also benefiting the office space in Jaipur as some of these industries require regional offices close to their factories. The city is also the house of the three major trade promotion organizations which has their regional office in Jaipur:
- Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
- PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI)
- Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Jaipur also has offices of companies like Jio, Reliance, Idea, BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone, V-Guard, and Tata which provide mobile phones and internet services in the city. The government has also provided free internet facilities in public places in Jaipur like Jantar Mantar and Central Park. Apart from the cities tourism industry startups and tech are also flourishing not only in Jaipur but across Udaipur and Kota. The Bhamashah Techno Hub, which is in Jhalana Industrial Area of Jaipur is considered as the country’s biggest incubation center which will provide a unique platform for startups to evolve into capable organizations. This famous techno hub is spread over one lakh Sq. Ft. and is a house of 700 startups under one roof which make it one of India’s largest incubator center. Startups working on Futuristic technology ventures and innovative ideas will be benefited and offered with world-class facilities with this state of the art tech hub. Startup companies working from this techno hub will not only be getting free incubation but will also be facilitated with facilities like mentoring, funding, logistics, and with office space or coworking space in Jaipur. This will invite start-ups from other states and will allow them to enhance their product without any worries. Besides these big companies like the operating system leader Microsoft has also housed their office in Jaipur, presence of Microsoft will also benefit SMEs and the startups in the region, it has also recently opened six new offices in other cities like Nagpur, Ahmedabad, Indore, Chandigarh, Coimbatore and Kochi. Jaipur has seen major development in it commercial and real estate activities few of the areas with this development are:
- Tonk Road
- Civil Lines
- Ashok Nagar
Jaipur is strategically located and well connected by other parts of the country is one of the reasons to be the incubator center of startups. The City of Jaipur is located on National Highway No.8 connecting Delhi and Mumbai. National Highway no 12 links Jaipur with Kota, national Highway No.11 links Agra with Bikaner which goes through Jaipur. The road and metro connect majorly all the tourist sites and commercial coworking spaces in Jaipur. This connectivity of the city by road with the rest of the country makes it a popular destination for numerous activities. The Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) which operates intercity buses service across major cities in Rajasthan through Jaipur Like Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, and Gujarat. Jaipur City Transport Services Limited (JCTSL) operate bus service within the city and connected the city in a manner that all the major tourist and commercial areas are well linked. The city is also connected by the Jaipur metro which is operational between Mansarovar and Chandpole which is the phase one A. Jaipur is also the headquarter of North Western Zone of Indian Railways and connects the city with major commercial and IT hubs of the country like Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Indore, Lucknow and many more. Similarly, the city is connected by air having the Jaipur International Airport in Sanganer connecting with all the major cities in the country and with international destinations
The Jaipur Exhibition and convention center (JECC) is one of the biggest exhibitions and conventional center in Rajasthan and is famous for organizing many major events. As Jaipur is a major tourist destination in India and attracts international tourists below are the major attractions of the city: Albert Hall Museum, Jal Mahal, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Amer Fort, Jantar Mantar, Jaighar Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Birla Mandir.