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5 Royal Palaces in India

In India there are many places to visit and India is a land of culture, tradition and a deep rooted rich history. A royal families keep their royal places as it as to preserve and a few royal places converted into heritage hotels.

There are many royal palaces which we mentioned below.

1. Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal is situated in the Indian State in Rajasthan and it is 5 KM away from Jaipur. It is one of the most beautiful architectural palaces which is built by combining Mughal and Rajput style of architecture. The entry of inside is prohibited but while boating distance is enough to enjoy the beauty of this fort.

During the evenings the fort lights up and the reflection of this fort reflect in the lake which enhance it its beauty. The Jal Mahal was constructed from pink sandstone. The best time to visit in this palace in the month of October because in the month of October the weather is pleasant and the entry fees of this palace is Rs 10 for Indians and Rs 50 for foreigners. On Day 2, Palace on Wheels reach Jaipur and then you can start explore the other attractions.

2. Mysore Palace

Mysore Palace is also known as Amba Vilas. The interior of this palace is richly carved, intricate and colourful. This palace was built in the Indo Saracenic form of architecture. It has two gates towards the east which is open only during the Dussehra celebration. The Mysore palace faces the chamundi hills as the maharajas of Mysore were said to be devotes to goddess. The opening and closing time this palace from 10.00 AM to 5.30 PM, so plan according to time.

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3. Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is situated at pink city of Jaipur. It was built in 1799. It has 953 windows on the outside of the walls. The structure was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. This monument is made with the estimate of Rs 4.568 Million. This monument is for royal womens to enjoy the events and the festivals. The best to visit in hawa Mahal is in early morning. When sun enters in the rooms from windows and this monument is illuminated with golden sun lights. This thing attracts the tourist to visit in this monument. Entry fees for Indians is 50RS Per Head and 200Rs for foreigners.

4. Rambagh Palace

Rambagh Palace is situated in Jaipur, Rajasthan. This hotel is spread over 46 acres. It is also known as Jewel of Jaipur. It is the home of the Royal family in 1957, it is converted into a hotel by Maharaja Sawai Man Singh. This hotel was listed top 10 heritage in the world. In this resort, there are many facilities like spacious guest room , open private terraces and swimming pools and many more features. These features attract the visitors to visit in this palace and the timings are 10.00 AM to 5.00Pm and in evening 6.00PM to 12.00 AM.

5. City Palace

City Palace is one of the most popular destination of Udaipur. This palace was constructed in the year 1559 by Maharana Udai Mirza Singh. This Palace is situated on the east bank of Lake Pichola. City Palace is the most visited tourist attraction of Udaipur.

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This Palace has various towers, domes, and arches and this palace has several gates, Pols Bra Pol and Tripolia. Between these two gates, you would see eight marble arhes or toranas where the king used to weigh themselves. This Palace is the heart of Udaipur and everyday thousand of foreign and Indian tourists like to visit. The best time to visit in this palace from 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM and the entry fees of this palace is Rs 190 for Indians and 500 for foreigners.

Know more about the Palace on Wheels cost for the peak and lean season.

Bharat Vashistha

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