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Address: J.N. Marg | J.N. Marg, Vadodara 390 001, India
Phone Number: +91 265 241 1022
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Lukshmi Villas Palace is the Official residence of the Maharaja Of...

Lukshmi Villas Palace is the Official residence of the Maharaja Of Baroda.The royal family still resides in this magnificent palace builtin 1889.A part of the palace is open for visitors during the day 10 am to 5 pm. Mondays is the weekly off day. Weekends can get crowded , so best to come on any other day.The ticket cost Rs. 200 And it includes a complimentary audio tour guide in either english , hindi & marathi.Photographs inside the palace are not permitted. The tour takes about an hour. Water & other cold beverages are available at a charge for visitors.

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Nice place and maintained palace Tickets are on higher side But beautifully maintained palace Must visit place

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Balasore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice place and maintained palace Tickets are on higher side But beautifully maintained palace Must visit place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cant get better than this, exquisite palace and a must see place when you are in baroda. Part of the palace is open to public and you can see some great raja ravi verma paintings in there. Palace gardens are actually part of a golf course

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Laxmi Vilas Palace is surely the attraction one should not miss if he/she comes to Vadodara. Very well organized tourist spot. The palace itself a must watch with historic significance and an architecture's delight. you also get to see peacock dancing around the palace gardens.

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the palace from the time of gayakvad's. It is very beautiful and well maintained one must visit this place who want to discover palaces.

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Laxmi Vilas Palace truly signifies the grand life of the erstwhile Baroda State and the kings who have ruled this area before Independent India. Being a private residence of the Gaekwad of Baroda, the property is well-maintained and is restricted for complete access. With a reasonable ticket, anyone can tour some areas of the palace with an audio-guide to go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see when you visit Baroda. It's a bit organized chaos of a tour but the details of the palace and history in itself is impressive. Office personnel could be more helpful. A smile goes a long way. They should also appoint 1 or 2 ground personnel to keep a helping eye for tourists. There are 11... More 

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Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lukshmi Vilas Palace or LVP - if you call it Grand then you are wrong! Right word for LVP is MAGESTIC!!! This is one of the wonders of India. The Palace, four times larger than Buckingham Palace was once the Largest Residencial Palace in the world. It was built for Maharaja Sayajirao -III AND his Family. This Palace is partly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a beautifully built and a must visit palace if you are in Baroda.. impressed with its magnificent architecture

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the biggest palaces in the world, this enormous structure is beautifully built and a must visit if in Baroda. There is also a museum. Careful of the timings and days it is closed(Monday)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Palace is one of the oldest monument of Vadodara. It has a collection of royal ancient weapons which are difficult to find out now a days. Darbar hall and many other things show art and culture of Vadodara. Audio tour guide us lot and give us so many usefull information regarding palace and royal family of Vadodara. Must visit once.

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