Rajasthan is the place of royalty and is extremely popular among tourist worldwide. The place welcomes lakhs of tourist each year. However the place has various tourist attractions, but one thing that remains dominant are its “palaces and forts”. The city has a long history of Rajputs lineage and culture. Its architecture vividly displays the royal lifestyle of the legends in ancient times. The place attracts flocks of tourist today, however, no common person could have dreamt of visiting the palace in those days. It was created and fortifies exclusively for the legends and the nobility class. Thus, no tourist should miss this royal journey when they are in Rajasthan. Here are top 3 palaces which are hugely popular and are included in various Rajasthan tour packages.
The fort builds by Rao Jodha and is claimed to be one of the beautiful forts with magnificent architecture. The fort is situated on a hill top and gives a perfect sight view of the entire city of Jodhpur.
The interior of the fort is decorated by beautiful paintings and display high artworks on the walls. The fort also has some interesting collections in the museum located inside the fort. The collection comprises some of the rare pieces of kings’ and queens’ belongings separately. It really intrigues the visitors to come and visit the museum.
The fort is a perfect picturesque and is a delight for photographers. You can take an amazing view of the Blue city from the terrace which looks even more beautiful during sunrise and sunset.
This fort is the second oldest for in the place landscape of royalty. The fort gives a golden impression reflected on the desert and hence, is also known as Sonar kila (Golden Fort). The fort is now regarded as a working fort. There are a number of shops, hotels, café inside the fort. Because of its working reasons, there is no entry fees imposed to visit inside the fort. Apart from its architecture and working premises the fort also encompasses famous Jain temples which were built during 12th– 13th century. The fort has an audio facility which clearly unfolds the history and culture of the royal section and of the temple.
Umaid Bhawan palace
The structure is regarded as one of the magnificent palace in the entire landscape of Rajasthan. The palace is located in Jodhpur on the hill top of Chittar. Not many people know, but the palace is one of the last palace built in India and has been named on the king Umaid Singh. The place is absolutely stunning and grabs its tourist with its grandeur architecture. The palace is divided in 3 parts and all are extremely beautiful. However, while one part of the palace is allowed for tourist, visits but the other two parts are restricted for the tourist visiting. Some portion of the fort is owned by Taj group of hotels and is converted into a 5 star luxury hotel. You can make a booking stay inside that part of the fort.
These are the top 3 palaces and forts which you can’t afford to miss while visiting the state. They are a huge attraction for Rajasthan Tourism.