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A subtle blend of Edwardian and Rajputana architectural styles, the Umaid Bhawan Palace was christened after its builder, Maharaja Umaid Singhji. Tour the Umaid Bhawan Palace that is the world's grandest royal residences ever built with Indian Horizons.
The Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur took shape as skilled artisans put together blocks of gleaming yellow sandstone atop the Chittar Hill in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. More than 3,000 workers and artisans worked in unison for 15 years to create this fascinating palace that has a breathtaking impact on you.
An interesting fact about this enchanting palatial structure is that no mortar was utilized to put together the blocks of yellow sandstone. With more than 347 rooms the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India promises you a regal adventure.
An English architect Henry Vaughn Lancaster created the blueprint for the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur and J. S. Norbin, a talented designer from Poland, designed the vibrant interiors of this grand palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.
The entire Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur is segregated into three sections, the Museum, the heritage hotel and the private wing that is still occupied by the royal family of Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.
An enthralling reminder of past glory and an enchanting heritage hotel of today, the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur is one of the most glorious tourist destinations of Rajasthan, India.