THE PRIDE OF INDIA
India, famous for its rich and magnificent culture, has its own sense of ‘amour propre’ when it comes to its whacking extravagance. Beyond its vast land of is own world of Cabbagetown, the commodious colossal palaces perch its substratum. Some of these mansions have been transmuted into royal hotels and museums. These stupendous architectures have their own chronicles to exhibit.
A little account of such palaces are tabulated here:
1.The Oberoi Udaivilas Palace, Udaipur:
The Oberoi Udaivilas had its own majestic grandeur which is located in Udaipur, Rajasthan. In 2015, it was rated as the world’s best hotel by Travel + Leisure. The conjecture behind the fabrication of this gigantic palace is that it was the hunting ground of Maharana of Mewar, which was around 200 years old. Also, around 40 percent of the total area is dubbed as a wildlife sanctuary .The tariff for a day of stay is INR.25,000.
2.Fernhills Royale Palace, Ooty.
This was the whilom resident of the Maharaja of Mysore. The palace mimics a Swiss Chalet. Its carved wooden bargeboards and ornamental cast iron give it that quirky semblance. The Palace is spread out over 50 acres (200,000 m2) of lush green lawns, conventionalized gardens and dense woods with picturesque views of terraced tea gardens and prolific ravines. The exaction for a day of vacay is INR. 11,000.
3.Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad.
This gigantic architecture belong to the Paigah family and later owned by the Nizam of Hyderabad. Built by the Prime minister of Hyderabad, Nawab Vikar-ul-Umra and the uncle and brother-in-law of the Nizam VI, Nawab Mir Mahboob Ali Khan Bahadur, it is escalated on a land of 32-acres. The assessment of one day linger is INR. 30,000.
4.Bangalore Palace, Bengaluru.
Contrived in an area acceded originally by Rev. J. Garrett, who was the first Principal of the Central High School in Bangalore, now known as Central College, the palace unfurls on an area of 45,000 square feet and the grounds encompassing it are spread across 454 acres .
5. Taj Rambagh Palace Hotel, Jaipur.
Former domicile of the Maharaja of Jaipur, this colossal framework is located 5 miles (8.0 km) outside the walls of the city of Jaipur on Bhawani Singh Road. In the early 20th century, it was dilated into a palace to the prototype of Sir Samuel Swinton Jacob. Maharaja Sawai Man Singh ll made Rambagh his residence of honour and annexed a number of royal suites in 1931. The tariff for a day of stay is INR.35,000.