Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, Jaipur

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Admire a distinctive pink sandstone facade and ornate architecture at Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind, the city's most recognizable landmark. Rising five stories above the street below, the 18th-century palace features an array of cupolas, verandas, and balconies attached to the royal residence. As you wander the hallways and rooms within, you'll be treated to the same view enjoyed for centuries by the women of the royal family. Forbidden from being seen in public, the women peaked at the outside world from behind the palace walls. Bring your camera to snap images of the royal grounds and the nearby market. Put Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Jaipur trip itinerary app .
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  • This is the most beautiful sight at night in Jaipur! Its amazing how the sight of a colourful wall can give such mesmerising vibes. I didnt enter the palace as was informed by friends and online revie...  more »
  • Looks beautiful and is a great masterpiece located in the beautiful pink city. Hawa Mahal is definitely a must visit monument.  more »
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  • Hawa Mahal is a beautiful structure predominantly a high wall made up of red sandstone. The visiting time closes at 4:30pm. But the best time to visit according to me is in the evening. In the evening the yellow lights is flashed on the wall and its the most beautiful site. People come here for sightseeing the beautiful colours that the wall has to give. The Mahal is in the streets so it attracts a lot of crowd and traffic
  • Nice place. It's name justify this place. Place is very cool even on summers. You can feel the cool breeze from every window. It it not wheel chair accessible. There are 6-8 sculptures belong to 8 B.C to 17A.D If you are a history lover then you will like this place. If you have some history knowledge then you will enjoy then other people. It cost you only 50 rs.
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