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Palaces of Rajasthan
City Palace, Jaipur
Located in Jaipur, the foundation of the palace
was laid down, when the city itself came into existence. A perfect blend of
traditional Rajasthan and Mughal architecture. The vast palace occupies one
seventh of the walled city of Jaipur.
Lake Palace, Udaipur
The Lake Palace is located on the Jag Niwas
Island and covers the whole of 1.5 hectare of the island in the middle of
the Pichola Lake. This palace is a dream of white marble and mosaic
glistening in the moonlight, which is sure to allure every visitor.
Located in the center of the walled city, Udaipur, the
City Palace is the fine example of the far sightedness of the founder of
Jaipur Sawai Jai Singh. The breathtaking palace has the most magnificent
architecture in the Indian history.
Narain Niwas Palace
Located in the center of the city of Jaipur,
Narain Niwas Palace is one of the finest heritage palaces of the princely
state of Rajasthan. It is a perfect example of history amalgamating with
modern times.It is designed in the Anglo-Indian style, popular in the
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Umaid Bhawan was one of the last royal
constructions in Rajasthan. A splendid example of Indo-colonial and art deco
style of the 1930s, the construction of this palace is unique as there is no
use of cement or mortar.
Jag Mandir Palace, a palatial structure made in
yellow sandstone and marble, is a magnificent palace located on the southern
island of Lake Pichola. The Jag mandir Palace holds historical importance,
as during the sepoy mutiny (1857), a number of European families took
shelter here from Neemuch.
Udai Vilas Palace
Udai Vilas Palace is situated on the Brahmapuri
island on the western bank of Lake Pichola. Now converted into a beautiful
hotel, this palace offers an exclusive view of the entire old city and the
The Rambagh Palace is situated in Jaipur in the
state of Rajasthan. The place is residence of former Maharaja of Jaipur and
it is now represented as luxury Taj hotel which is situated 5 miles outside
the city of Jaipur.