Jal Mahal Jaipur History, Timings, Entry, Route info
This Mahal was built by Maharaja Madho Singh I in 1750 AD. Jal Mahal stands amidst the Man Sagar Lake. Jal Mahal means Water Palace, as it is located in the mid of the Lake. This palace was built to duck hunting during their leisure time. This Mahal architecture reflects the Hindu and Mughal construction style. Entry is restricted to Jal Mahal as it was declared as the protection site. Earlier visitors are allowed inside the Mahal who reach this palace by Boat. But now it is not available.
This four-storeyed building was built with special lime mortar which prevents water leakage into the Mahal.
Man Sagar Lake attracts different bird species. It is estimated that 150+ bird species feed on this lake.
Jal Mahal Jaipur Timings
9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Daily.
Best Time to Visit: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan and Feb months.
|S.No||Entry for||Ticket Cost|
|3||Ride on Camel near Mahal||Rs.150|
Boating not available in the Lake.
For more details, Please call @ +91 93 93 93 9150
Tourists flow will be high during Nov, Dec, Jan and Feb months.
How to reach Jal Mahal Jaipur?
- The nearest airport is at Jaipur which is 21 Km away.
- The nearest railway station is at Jaipur which is 20.2 Km away.
- The direct bus is available from Jaipur to Mahal. Bus number 5 and AC1 runs by the Mahal.
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