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Review of Chowmahalla Palace

Chowmahalla Palace
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New Delhi, India
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89 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Must visit”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

I visited this place on 13th march 2013. Loved the place, the collection and the display is very good .It takes more than an hour to see the palace.After visiting this palace you get an idea of Nizam's life style. One must visit this place, when in Hyderabad.The palace is very near to Charminar and there is a chudi bazar very near to this place,also Known as laad bazar.You get special chudies there.A must buy.

Visited March 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“Went on a Saturday and going through the old town was awesome”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

Go to the Palace Restaurant close to the Chowmahalla - the best Biriani ever...The Palace itself was in what I would call a rustic state of repair and had the most amazing pictures of the History of the Royal Family and how they'd evolved over the centuries. The ceilings we superb and for a Saturday it was uncrowded and pleasant. Not sure it would be quite as good in the heat of summer or during the monsoon, but in Feb/March it was excellent. Cheap to get in, but i recommend you get a "driver" from the Hotel, not a taxi.

Visited February 2013
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
“Huge Palace”
Reviewed March 12, 2013

A must see place in th town. It's just walking distance from Charminar. Dont miss it if you are travelling to Charminar. Entrance fees is rs20.

Visited March 2013
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Cockeysville, Maryland
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“Interesting place”
Reviewed March 9, 2013

Reminiscent of some of the palaces I'd seen a few years back in Turkey (which isn't all that surprising given the connection between the Palace's occupants & Turkey). Very pretty grounds and a nice visit on a sunny day.

Visited March 2013
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“Good to go on a hot day”
Reviewed March 7, 2013

It has excellent cool gardens and some of the palaces have decent diaplays of the life of the rulers.

Visited March 2013
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