India has a worldwide fame for its culture and tradition. History of India is famous across the globe. Certainly, the history defines the royalty of India along with its kings, queens, forts, gardens etc. Particularly, Palaces in India has another level fame across the world. Some of these palaces remain as Heritage sites, few are now grand luxurious hotels and few are museums.
Here, we’ve a list of most beautiful palaces in India
Let’s have a look and know about these palaces
Mysore Palace – Palaces in India
Mysore Palace of Karnataka is a historical and most royal palaces in India. As a City of Palaces, Mysore has a rich history with amazing architecture of which Mysore Palace, comes to the top of the list. There was another palace earlier at the same place but during Dussehra it was destroyed. Subsequently, Mysore Palace came into existence. Incidentally, it was royal residence of the Wodeyar Dynasty.
The palace is a three story building with fine architect of marbles and other precious stones. It reflects the beauty of religious and gothic architecture. The beautiful garden around, adds more charm to the palace. As a result, it became the second most tourist attractions in India after Taj Mahal.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
The beautiful palace of Jodhpur is the world’s largest private residencies. Taj Group manages a part of the palace. The name of the palace comes from Maharaja Umaid Singh. Apart from being a royal residence the palace is coupled with hotel (Taj Groups) and a museum.
The palace is very famous for its architecture. Specially, the inner dome is center of tourist attractions. In addition, the hotel in the palace is a luxurious part of the palace. The most famous couple Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas married in the same hotel. Likewise, museum is also a important part of tourism.
City Palace Udaipur – Palaces in India
City Palace of Udaipur has an ornate architectural style. It reflects the combine architecture of Mughal and Rajasthani styles. Moreover, the palace surrounds many other beautiful palaces, temples and other monuments along with Lake Pichola. More than 22 generations have their contributions in the construction of the palace. Marble and Granite adds more beauty to the palace.
The palace has gateways, vilas and many chambers. Furthermore, shooting of the famous Bollywood movie Goliyon ki Rasleela Ram Leela, was in the same palace.
Chowmahalla Palace – Palaces in India
The palace of Nizams, Chowmahalla Palace is in Hyderabad. It is build by Nizam Salabat Jung. The palace defines the royal and elegant Nizami architecture. It has two courtyards, beautiful fountains and gardens. Moreover, the palace is famous for Afzal Mahal, Mahtab Mahal, Bara Imam, Khilwat Mubarak, Clock Tower, Roshan Bangla etc.
In short, good place to check out Nizam collections that include weapons, antique cars, ceramics etc.
These are the most beautiful palaces in India
There are many other palaces that comes to the list
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To conclude India is a land with amazing cultures and rich history for which Palaces in India are the important witness
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