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Hawa Mahal - Palace of Wind

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Address: Hawa Mahal Road | Badi Choupad, Jaipur 302002, India
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+91 141 261 8862
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Made of red and pink sand stone, Jaipur's signature palace of unusual...

Made of red and pink sand stone, Jaipur's signature palace of unusual architecture is a stunning example of local artistry. The top of the Hawa Mahal offers an excellent view over the city.

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Don't get the tour guide!

For Rs 1,000 we bought the foreign ticket to see many sites. The ticket lasts two days and gives you access to many popular sites in the area. We were swayed by a tour guide who... read more

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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You must go to this place if you are in Jaipur. Be careful of the pickpockets in the crowds and don't get lured by vendors selling local stuff at overpriced rates. If you are looking for a place to admire the architecture, get good photographs and explore the history of Rajasthan, this is a must go place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

For Rs 1,000 we bought the foreign ticket to see many sites. The ticket lasts two days and gives you access to many popular sites in the area. We were swayed by a tour guide who had a lot of knowledge but acted like a strict school teacher (Raj). For Rs 300, we were guided around seeing the amazing site... More 

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Thank Lloyd J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you are visiting Rajasthan, dont forget to watch this beautiful piece of Architecture in Jaipur. Place is good for photography and view from the top floors are awesome. But stairs are steep, watch out your step when you are using it. Adequate lighting should be provided by Govt. The architecture of this place is very good and fine.

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Thank Myblo
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Incredible historical place to visit in jaipur...its near to city place another tourist attraction l... The place is surrounded by flee markets where you can buy traditional jaipuri stuffs.... Roght from jutis... jaiouri print bedsheets l... blankets and clothes....

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Watford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited the palace with my wife very nice well kept monument and very good crowd control making this busy attraction safe for visitors.we had a great view out of the small windows. Nice for a quick visit

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Delhi, Delhi, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

its located in most crowded market, no parking place.. even you will not find a place to stand and click pic of Hawa mahal.. as per its name and as shown in pic it has so many windows, everytime and in every corner you can feel the breeze\wind.. this is the only good thing but now a days its become... More 

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very Nice Wind Palace it is unique and Number One sight seen palace in jaipur and it is pride of Pink City Jaipur

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Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a great, very Indian, very Rajasthani piece of architecture. A shame you can't go inside, but fun to see all the same.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Palace of Wind is an edifice only. You cannot "go inside" so is therefore a photo-stop only. It is certainly a magnificent edifice and you get a sense of what must have existed hundreds of years ago. I think you really want to go and see the Palace of Wind if only as a photo stop. It is the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best pink building situated in the market area , as the name suggests ...Plenty of air you can get in this Mahal... Nice construction....One should visit the place entry fee will be there .....U can spend around 20-30 min too see it .Worth to visit after seeing u can visit city palace nearby ....And also shopping in... More 

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