Amer Fort is located in Amer, a town with an area of 4 square kilometres located 11 kilometres from Jaipur.

Amer Fort or Amber Fort is located in Amer, a town with an area of 4 square kilometres (1.5 sq mi)[1] located 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) from Jaipur, Rajasthan state, India. Located high on a hill, it is the principal tourist attraction in the Jaipur area.[2][3] The town of Amer was originally built by Meenas,[4] and later it was ruled by Raja Man Singh I (December 21, 1550 ??�?�¢?? July 6, 1614). Amer Fort is known for its artistic Hindu style elements. With its large ramparts and series of gates and cobbled paths, the fort overlooks Maota Lake.[3][5][6][7][8][9] It is the main source of water for the Amer palace.Constructed of red sandstone and marble, the attractive, opulent palace is laid out on four levels, each with a courtyard.