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Address: Amber Fort Road, Jaipur, India
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Private Tour: Amber Fort and Jal Mahal Including Elephant Ride

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A Nice Structure

Jal Mahal is also known as Jal Tarang. This is a nice structure i situated in middle of Man Sagar Lake and was built before 300 years by Maharaha Savai Jai singh II, founder of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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Ahmedabad, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

It is located in the middle of the Man Sagar Lake on the way between Amer fort and Jaipur city. Its Mughal and Rajasthani architecture is amazing and that view of the palace in midst of water is astounding but the only factor of concern is the foul smelled water along with mosquito in large number. If this problem is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

A 5 minute stop on way to Amber Fort for a photo. This place is nicknamed "mosquito" temple because only they can visit this island landmark! But hey, you'll get a cool photo so stop the car and snap.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

As we stayed t the Trident hotel we were bang opposite this attraction. The promenade in front is a hub of activity. Beautiful....

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Lucknow, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This used to be Maharaja's summer palace and it was built in the middle of the lake to for the specific purpose of beating the heat.Make it a point to visit during the evening hours (5-6 pm) when you can get the most beautiful view.The Aravallis in the background add to the beauty and you can click some memorable pics.

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The Jal Mahal is absolutely wonderful. While it is very beautiful from the outside, you MUST make an effort to go inside the palace. It has been beautifully restored and is not open to the public, but special permission can be obtained. They have divided it into three sections showcasing the life and times of royalty in the 18th century.... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This beautiful structure is placed beautifully in Man Sagar lake. It doesn't require a special drive as its on way to Jaigarh and Amer Fort. While going to Jaigarh you can click its beautiful pics from upside road. Across the lake, you can view the Aravalli hills, dotted with temples and ancient forts, and on the other side, bustling Jaipur.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Jal mahal is a palace constructed in middle of a lake. However its not open for general public, hence one can only see it from the banks of the lake. There is a promenade created by the side walk of the highway for people to visit this place and view it from a distance. The locals seem to come here... More 

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Jal Mahal is also known as Jal Tarang. This is a nice structure i situated in middle of Man Sagar Lake and was built before 300 years by Maharaha Savai Jai singh II, founder of Jaipur City. We were just stopped here while our tour for Amber Fort because you cannot go in middle and it is not allowed.

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

nothing much to visit as i can say you get to see the jal mahal from 500 mtrs away from barricade as going into water is not allowed,you can feed ducks by buying bread from local vendor near the mahal. But the place is quaint and attractive to see.Its soothing too with cool breeze coming from the water side and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I visited this place on my way to Amber fort. The palace is an architectural prodigy, and makes you wonder how they built it in the middle of the lake. It was Built as a pleasure palace for the imperial family. only problem is that you can no longer go near and can see it from the banks of the... More 

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