Jal Mahal

Jal Mahal, Jaipur

Jal Mahal is one of the palace in the middle of Man Sagar lake in the Jaipur city and the capital of the state of the state of Rajasthan. The palace is situated in the mid of “Water Palace” and is the architectural showcase of the Rajput style of architecture on a grand scale. The viewpoint from the Man Sagar Dam is built in Red Sandstone and the Eastern side of the lake is found in the front with the backdrop surrounding Nahargarh. The Jal Mahal has fish of various species and people give the fish wheat flour sold by the local and it adds to the fun. Near to “The Jal Mahal” the camel ride is one of the biggest attractions for the children and the young, also at Gaitore opposite the lake are the chattris and cenotaphs are erected over the cremation platforms of the Kachwaha rulers of Jaipur.

The Jal Mahal Jaipur Tourist information is 4 Km to North of Jaipur and is located on the main Amer-Jaipur road. The visitor to the Jal Mahal combines the visit to the Kanak Garden as it is adjacent to the monument and it does not gets completed until the Gondolas ride.

Jal Mahal or water palace is situated in middle of the Man Sagar Lake just near of the Jaipur city. This fort was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in 18th century. Tourist also can get this fort by boating. Around the lake has an Aravalli hill. This lake is spread in 300 acres area land which maximum depth is 4.5 meters. Rajasthan Government did restoration work 2004 and spend total Rs. 1.5 billion money. Around this fort have many most famous hotels and restaurants which offer a good hospitability. The Jal Mahal architectural style is mixed which includes Mughal and Rajput.

Nearest Other tourist places: Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Raj Mandir Cinema, City Palace, Hawa Mahal, Rambagh Palace, Birla Mandir, Galtaji Temple, Abhaneri Step Well, Albert Hall and Jantar Mantar etc.

Nearest Accommodations: Budget Hotels: Hotel Lake Palace (0141 267 2756), Royal View Hotel (011 6555 4215), Hotel Malak Mahal (0141 263 2266), Hotel Royal Sanj (0141 267 1025), Hotel Hariyana Palace (093513 06060), Jain Garden (Jain Garden), Jaipur Heritage (0141 263 0870), Hotel Moon Stone (089556 66771), La Premier Spa and Resort (077428 88392).

Luxury Hotels: Trident Hotel Jaipur (0141 267 0101), Lebua Resort (0141 305 0211), Hilton Jaipur (0141 417 0000), Radisson Jaipur City Center (0141 403 3300), Regenta Central Jal Mahal Jaipur (0141 516 9000), Hotel Jal Mahal Haveli (098287 69676), Park Regis Jaipur (0141 518 3434).

Weather Temperature:-

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 8.4 10.8 16.0 21.8 25.9 27.4 25.8 24.7 23.2 19.4 13.8 9.2
Average High (℃) 22.4 25.0 31.0 37.1 40.3 39.3 34.1 32.4 33.8 33.6 29.2 24.4

Visit Information:-

Location: Man Sagar Lake, Jaipur

Address: Amer Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002

Open: Every Days

Visit Timings: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Entry Fee (Ticket Price):

Rs.10: Adult (Indian)

Rs.50: Adult (foreigner)

Distance From:-

Jaipur Railway Station: 11.7 K.M.

Jaipur Airport: 19.8 K.M.

IGI Delhi Airport: 236.5 K.M.