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Umaid Bhawan Palace - Things to Know Before Visiting

Circuit House Rd, Cantt Area, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342006, India


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About Umaid Bhawan Palace

This is one of the world's largest private residences. A part of the palace is managed by Taj Hotels. The palace has 347 rooms and is the principal residence of the former Jodhpur royal family. A part of the palace is a museum.

Attractions Near Umaid Bhawan Palace

Ghanta Ghar Jodhpur
Ghanta Ghar Jodhpur2.83km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

Also known as clock tower of Rajasthan is in the Indian city of Jodhpur built by Maharaja Sardar singh. Infact the tower dominated the entire scenario.

Jaswant Thada
Jaswant Thada3.41km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

This white marble architecture is a memorial site of a Rajput clan. The cenotaph was built in the 19th century by Maharaja Sardar Singh in the memory of his father. It has a temple-like architecture.

Mehrangarh Fort and Museum
Mehrangarh Fort and Museum3.43km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

This is one of the largest forts in Rajasthan built in around 1459 by Rao Jodha. The fort is situated 410 feet above the city and is enclosed by imposing thick walls. Inside its boundaries, there are several palaces known for their intricate carvings and expansive courtyards. A winding road leads to and from the city below.

Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park
Rao Jodha Desert Rock Park4.03km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

Spread over 72 acres, near the historic Mehrangarh fort. The park contains ecologically restored desert and arid land vegetation. The park was created in 2006 to try and restore the natural ecology of a large, rocky area adjoining and below the fort. It was opened to the public in February 2011.

Mandore Garden
Mandore Garden8.04km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

Famous for its wide green expanses, exquisite architecture and royal cenotaphs, Mandore Garden of Jodhpur is indeed a sight to behold. The most striking feature of the garden is the gorgeous cenotaphs or 'dewals' that can be found spread all across the Mandore Gardens.

Bullet Baba
Bullet Baba45.96km from Umaid Bhawan Palace

Om banna is a shrine located in Pali district. devoted to a deity in the form of a motorcycle.

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Jodhpur is famous for its rich history. It is also referred to as the Blue City and "Sun City"