This fort is a popular tourist attraction. It was built by Raja Man
Singh in the 16th century. Tourists can ride an elephant up a long ramp to
The Amber Fort
Garden near the entrance.
Another view of the garden.
Donna and Ana ride the elephant .
Painted elephant coming down the ramp.
Riding up to the fort.
Here's where we get off.
Entrance to the palace at the Amber Fort
Detail of Ganesh above the doorway
Our guide, Manuch
Silver detail on a palace wall.
More architectural detail in the palace.
Black faced monkey
A view of a temple from the Amber Fort
This is a detail of a wall in the palace, done in carved and black and white inlaid marble.
This ceiling is dotted with little mirrors that would reflect the light of oil lamps and look like a thousand little stars.