Jai Pol meaning, the 'gate of victory was constructed by Maharaja Man Singh, the King of Marwar in 1806 to celebrate the triumph of Marwar over the arch rival kingdoms of Jaipur and Bikaner. Located at a distance of about 5 km from Jodhpur city, it is one of the historic structure and the most famous of the seven gates present in the imposing Mehrangarh Fort. Marks made by cannon balls during old battle are still visible on the walls near the gate.
Mehrangarh Fort is one of the largest forts in India built 1460 by Rao Jodha. It is a magnificient fort which has number os structures and palaces inside it. There is also a museum inside the fort which is one of the most famous museums in Rajasthan.
By Road: Jai Pol is located at the centre of Jodhpur city in Mehrangarh Fort. One can easily reach here by bus or taxi.
By Air: Jai Pol can be reach through nearest Jodhpur Airport (6 km) which is well connected with regular domestic flights to Delhi, Mumbai.