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Jal Mahal in Jaipur

Fast facts about Jal Mahal in Jaipur

When it was built: 1799
By whom it was built: Sawai Pratap Singh
Nature of the building: Palace

History of Jal Mahal in Jaipur
Jal Mahal in Jaipur was built by Sawai Pratap Singh amidst Man Sagar lake, which was formed by constructing a dam between the two hills by Sawai Man Singh I. Royal families used this palace for duck shooting parties and a large number of migratory birds congregate in the lake during the winter months.
The palace in Jaipur is abandoned now and generally used for leisure. While you will find the cenotaphs of the royal family on the road to Amber from Jaipur, a causeway leads to the palace in the middle of the lake.

Features of Jal Mahal in Jaipur

  -   The first four floors of this building are under water while the top floor remains outside.
  -   You can have a spectacular view of the lake with a variety of migratory and resident birds and the palace from Nahargarh Fort.
  -   This palace is famous for its intricate architecture and the Rajputana design imbibed into the construction of the building

Don't Miss in Jal Mahal in Jaipur in Jaipur

As the Nahargarh Fort forms the backdrop to the lake, you should have a pleasure holiday while spotting the varieties of the birds in the lake , especially the migratory ones.

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