27 Palaces in Rajasthan that you should visit - With photos & details

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27 Palaces to explore in Rajasthan

The Indian state having innumerable royal palaces and forts. It is also known for its Thar desert, royal culture and historical monuments, such as the Hawa Mahal, and the numerous baoris.

Alwar City Palace Vinay Villas PalaceCity Palace, Mohalla Ladiya, Alwar, Rajasthan 301001, India

Build in the 18th century, this magnificent fort is located in the foothills of Aravalli, right below Bala Quila. The fort is a perfect blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture.

bagore ki haveliGangaur Ghat Marg, Hotel Gangaur Palace, Silawatwari, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001, India

A Haveli in Udaipur right on the waterfront of Lake Pichola at Gangothri ghat .The palace has over a hundred rooms, with displays of costumes and modern art. The glass and mirror in the interiors are Haveli work.

Chandra MahalAgra Rd, Gangori Bazaar, J.D.A. Market, Brahampuri, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India

Chandra Mahal is situated inside the main City Palace, which occupies around one-seventh area of the city. This mahal was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II and later on renovations were done by his descendants. It is presently the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur and has a seven-storeyed citadel

City PalaceCity Palace, Gangori Bazaar, J.D.A. Market, Kanwar Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002

The City Palace, Jaipur was established by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. After the Maharaja moved his court to Jaipur from Amber, in 1727, the City Palace not only became the ceremonial and administrative seat of the Maharaja of Jaipur but was also the location of religious and cultural events, as well as a patron of arts, commerce, and industry.

City PalaceOld City, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001, India

A palace complex situated in the city of Udaipur built over a period of nearly 400 years. Built in a flamboyant style and is considered the largest of its type in the state of Rajasthan.

Deeg PalaceDeeg Palace, Deeg, Rajasthan 321203, India

This palace is 32 km from Bharatpur. The palace was in active use till the early 1970s.

DeogarhDeogarh, Rajasthan 313331, India

This is a famous ancient place located in pratapgarh district located on a small hill. Rajmahal, old Bawadia, Catchment areas and Jain temples are located in Devgarh. A famous temple of "Beejamata" is also situated here, where a fair takes place every year.

Gajner Palace BikanerPBM Hospital Rd, PBM Hospital, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001, India

Built on the bank of Gajner Lake, this quaint palace was constructed by Maharaja Ganga Singh. Located amidst thick forest, it is an ideal place to indulge in bird watching. This palace is a perfect example of architectural splendour and is spread over 6000 acres. It is made of red sand-stone.

Garh PalaceBhoj Mohalla, Jhalawar, Rajasthan 326001, India

Located in the center of town. Maharaja Rana Madan Singh built the fort during 1840-1845.  The Zenana Khas or the Women’s Palace has frescoes on both mirrors and walls, which are considered the finest examples of the Hadoti School of Art. Presently, Jhalawar Fort is home to the Collectorate and other offices.

Hawa MahalHawa Mahal Rd, Badi Choupad, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India

Hawa Mahal( "The Palace of Breeze") is a palace in Jaipur, India. Made with the red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the City Palace, Jaipur. The structure was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh. The original intent of the lattice design was to allow royal ladies to observe everyday life and festivals celebrated in the street below without being seen since they had to obey the strict rules of "purdah", which forbade them from appearing in public without face coverings

JagmandirPichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan 313001, India

A palace built on an island in the lake Pichola. Architectural wonder.

Juna Mahal, DungarpurMohalla Ghati, Khadia, Dungarpur, Rajasthan 314001, India

The initial structure of this seven-storeyed edifice was built in the 13th century, while the additional rooms, wings, floors, courtyards, and fortifications were added through the years by the successive rulers. Current status of the Juna Mahal's architecture is completely in ruins due to lack of consistency maintenance.

Khetri Mahal- JHUNJHUNUBada Mohalla, Kajiwada Mohalla, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan 333001, India

Also known as wind palace, is a classic example of palace architecture in Jhunjhunu. It is now a ruin, attracting tourists and locals alike.

Lalgarh PalaceLalgarh Palace, NH15, Samta Nagar, Bikaner, Rajasthan 334001, India

This is a palace and a Heritage hotel built for sri Ganga singh, Maharaja of Bikaner. The palace was built between 1902 and 1926 in the Indi-Saracenic style.

LE PRINCE HAVELI (French Homestay)Mandawa Rd, Pulia, Fatehpur, Rajasthan 332301, India

Haveli Nadine is a haveli purchased by a French artist Nadine Le Prince and restored all the haveli and its frescos. Nadine Le Prince Cultural Centre came into existence with the efforts of French artist Nadine Le Prince. The art centre displays the works of French and Indian artists in traditional and contemporary art.

Mehrangarh Fort and MuseumRajputana Rd, Paota, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342006, India

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.

Nemani HaveliNemani Haveli, Vivaana Boutique Haveli Rd, Churi Ajitgarh, Rajasthan 333705, India

it is a group of Havelis located in the district of Jhunjhunu.

Patwon ki Haveli/ Patwa Haveli (Kothari's Patwa Haveli)No. 3129, Near Chura Para, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001, India

Patwon Ki Haveli is one of the most popular spots in Jaisalmer, which is not just a single building, but a combination of five different Havelis, each with a distinct quality of its own. With its unique architecture, Patwon Ki Haveli is one of the most significant Havelis in Jaisalmer and Rajasthan.

Rampuria HavelisJoshiwara, Old Bikaner, Bikaner, Rajasthan ?? 334001, India

The Rampuria Haveli is “the pride of Bikaner” according to Aldous Huxley who is a prominent writer and philosopher. His comment after making his visit to the Rampuria Haveli is rightly made so because of its antiquity, grandeur and exquisiteness.

Rani Padmini MahalRani Padmini Mahal, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan 312001, India

Padmini Palace was once the palatial abode of the exquisitely beautiful Rajput queen, Rani Padmini, the wife of King Rawal Ratan Singh. Revered as an epitome of beauty, Rani Padmini was the daughter of a Sinhala ruler Gandharvasen and plays a crucial role in the history of the gallant Rajput warriors. This queen was mentioned in the epic poem of 'Padmavati', which had been composed during 1540 CE, by Malik Muhammad Jayasi.