Jal Mahal (Water Palace), Jaipur, Rajasthan

Jal Mahal (Water Palace), Jaipur, Rajasthan

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The Jal Mahal or the Water Palace In Jaipur was built by Maharajah Sawai Partap Singh in 1799 A.D.
in the middle of Man Sagar Lake as a pleasure spot. The palace is built with yellow sandstone. The Nahargarh hills form the backdrop of the beautiful palace. The palace was used for the royal duck shooting parties. Developed as an evening enjoyment spot, it is entered through a causeway situated in the middle of Lake.
The palace is five-story high. However the first four floors are submerged under water. Now this location has become a bird watcher’s paradise as many local birds and the migratory birds are seen around this lake.

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