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Jal Mahal

Amber Fort Road, Jaipur, India
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Ranked #26 of 130 attractions in Jaipur
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Type: Architectural Buildings
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Waterford, Ireland
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83 reviews 83 reviews
33 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This was the attraction that I most wanted to see in Jaipur and I was a little disappointed. Yes it's nice to look at, a palace "floating" on a lake but it could do with a bit of refurbishment. Lots of hawkers and traders around the place, not unusual in India, but it did interfere with the enjoyment of the... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

If you plan to visit this place and have photo session in mind then definitely you should visit either early morning or evening. You can also treat the fishes with some food ( buy from local boy and girls). Camel ride is a must try. Beautiful place. Boats takes you inside the jal mahal, though water smells really bad .

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

After our visit to Amber Fort we stop by to take a picture of the Jal Mahal..the Palace was great after so many years it was maintained and keep as one of the attraction in Jaipur. Our tourist guide informed us that is not allowed to come inside the palace so we just spent some minutes to take a look... More

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Alanya, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were free in the evening. I called my taxi driver and requested him to take us around the city. He brought us here.I wondered how Jal Mahal stood on water from so many years.It is still in a good condition and standing the same. I wish I could see it closer and go inside it, but it is not... More

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Good to see water pond in Rajasthan, after long journey, it was rally nice to see water pond in desert state & fort too within it. must visit...

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Lucknow, India
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31 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Nice spot for clicking pics. Palace is beautiful though not acessible to public. Had camel ride too when visited it.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

You can't get any closer, but the view is simply magnificent. The idea for a poet or musician to spend your time there (and not having to live there) is food for your imagination.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Unfortunately the local population lack the respect of the roadside and rubbish is strewn all around and in the lake, ruining the close view. But nothing can touch the beauty of the palace.

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My wife and I stopped here on the way back from amber fort for a quick photo. nice spot and worth a quick photo.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

in the evening me with my friends went there for a walk.the open space just in the front is good enough for a nice evening walk.we had a good time the location was good .food stalls were average and the stall for shoppn purpose was also average.

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