Monday, 21 January 2019

7 Most Beautiful Royal Palaces in India, Some of them are converted into royal hotel

India is the oldest royalty land in the world, which marked by the presence of many royal palaces in the country, which expresses the glory and grandeur of the past era. The Rajasthan state of India is most famous for the Maharaja's (king) and their royal palaces, most of the royal palaces in India are located in Rajasthan. These palaces are visited by a large number of local and abroad tourists every year, which remain the center of attraction for a long time.

So let's know about the India's top most popular Royal Palaces

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7. Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

The 19th century Rambagh Palace is converted into grand hotel where you can get services like spa, genteel dining, meditation classes and many more.  This amazing royal Palace is located in Jaipur and now become one of the 5 star hotel of Taj Group and one of the country's leading heritage hotels. So now you can stay here, to enjoy services like member of a royal family, which gives a sense of luxury and grandeur.

"Udaipur Udai Vilas" (CC BY 2.0) by BOMBMAN
6. Uday Vilas Palace, Udaipur

The Uday Vilas Palace or The Oberoi Udaivilas is considered to be one of the best Palaces in the country, now it has been converted into a heritage hotel by the Oberoi Group and that's why it's now called as a Oberoi Udaivilas. This Shahi Mahal (Royal Palace) is located in Haridasji ki Magari, which is known as the heart of the Udaipur city. This royal hotel offers beautiful lake views with 2 upscale restaurants & a bar, plus a spa & an outdoor swimming pool to their guests.

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5. City Palace, Jaipur

City Palace is located in the capital of Rajasthan state 'Jaipur', which includes two main Palace buildings called Chandra Mahal and Mubarak Mahal. This Palace is like a complex in Jaipur, built in 1732 by the Maharaja of jaipur 'Sawai Jai Singh II'. This Palace is a good example of majestic architecture and wonderful interior design.

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4. Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jodhpur

Umaid Bhavan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, is another royal Palace to be included in the list of the best royal palaces in India. The construction of this palace was started in 1929 and completed in 1943, it was one of the world's largest residential buildings. This royal Palace is also converted into 5 star hotel, which offers Luxurious rooms & suites, plus complimentary breakfast and serene spa.

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3. Lake Palace, Udaipur

Lake Palace is located in Pichola Lake over 4 acres of natural island in Udaipur, which is considered one of the most beautiful palaces in Rajasthan. The lake Palace of Udaipur was built by Maharaja Jagat Singh in 1746. This Palace is also now converted into 5 star hotel where you can enjoy royal life with royal amenities.

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2. Lakshmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara

The Laxmi Vilas Palace is a great royal Palace located in Vadodara, Gujarat, India. This Palace is situated in the list of India's Top royal palaces and one of the largest palaces in the world, which is four times larger than Buckingham Palace in England. The royal Maratha residence of Baroda "Gaekwad Family" built this Palace in 1890 with the help of architect Major Charles Mont. Laxmi Vilas Palace was designed on the theme of Indo-Saracenic architecture at a cost of GBP 180,000

"Mysore Palace, Mysore(Karnataka) India" (CC BY 2.0) by ramnath bhat
1. Amba Vilas Palace, Mysore

Amba Vilas Palace also known as Mysore Palace is one of the most spectacular royal palaces in the country. The construction of this palace was started in 1897, which completed in 1912 and it was designed by British architect Henry Irwin. Mysore Palace is a great historical royal residence Palace located at Mysore in the Indian State of Karnataka. It is the official residence of the Wadiyar dynasty of Mysore. The palace is situated in the centre of Mysore.

Also check, Things to do in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India

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