The countdown to most awaited literary show has begun. The Diggi Palace Hotel is already at its best swing to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Jaipur Literature Festival. Picturesque Mughal Tents, Charbagh, Durbar Hall and other venues of Diggi Palace are all set to enrapture literary lovers again.
Each day of the carnival is going to kick-start with stirring morning music session, followed by book launches, literary and social discussions, and ends with musical night. In a five-day long extravaganza, literary enthusiasts from around the world will flock to Diggi Palace to watch and hear their favorite authors, writers, journalists and celebrities.
Sipping Diggi puri Chai will be a perfect treat while exchanging literary notes. Joining the evening musical performance will be a good idea to soothe yourself after a long day’s literati talks and debates.
This year’s festival line-up will be as astonish as ever. Some eminent literary personalities to look out for this year include- Emma Sky, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, Guillermo Rodriguez, Hyeonseo Lee, Ishion Hutchinson, Kunga Tenzin Dorji, Neelima Adhar Dalmia, Rachel Dwyer, Mark Tully and Manju Kapur.
The Jaipur Literature Festival would not be complete without celebrating the Jaipur City itself. So take your time out to explore the architectural wonders of Pink City including Amber Fort, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Hawa Mahal, which will mesmerize your senses. The local markets infused with Block Printed Clothes, Embroidered Bed Sheets, Rugs and Carpets, Blue Pottery, Lac Jewelry, Kundan Jewelry and Meenakari Jewelry are sure to make your experience at Jaipur Literature Festival a regal one. Try to relish Dal Bati Churma, Ghewar, Pyazz Kachori, Malpuas and other Rajasthani cuisines. Get hotel reservations in advance. Festival attendee have plenty of accommodation options ranging from Luxury 5 Star to Budget Hotels in Jaipur. The Fern, Park Prime, Hotel Shakun, Royal Orchid Central, Zone by the Park, Four Points by Sheraton, Lemon Tree Premier, Country Inn and Suites are some of the handpicked 5 star and 4 Star Hotels in Jaipur to have a pleasant stay. Book hotels with Hotel Dekho to get amazing deals.
Where: Diggi Palace Hotel, Jaipur
When: 19-23 January, 2017 (9:15 am to 6:15 pm)
Entry Fee: Free(for those registering from 15-18 January, 2017) and 200 INR per person (for those registering from 19-23 January, 2017). Up to 500 INR per person for Musical Nights which will take place at Hotel Clarks Amer from 7:30 pm to 10 pm.
Suggested Tour: Jaipur Day Tours
Hope You Have an Enlightening Literary Experience!!!!!!!!!!!!!!