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Maharaja's Palace

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Entrance to palace for foreigner is 500rs plus 100rs for camera and you have included audio guide in it with (1,5h). It guides you through some rooms and halls of the old palace, showing some object, but not so many. The audio guide sometimes mention...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank ewelina0189
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Definitely a wonderful fort with many interesting facts and details. The carvings on all the exteriors are absolutely amazing an d like all palaces in Rajasthan the luxury in which these Raja's lived is incredible. The view of the Dessert and lake in the distance...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Johnconnolly1
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It does give a glimpse of the Royal lifestyle. But we did not find it that appealing. Its just another place with collections of things used by royals. Most of the area is restricted. Narrow passages are suffocating when overcrowded. But you can visit to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank praty007
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This palace is more simple than the others in Rajasthan, because it is so far out, on the edge of the desert. The fort (not the palace, however) is also unique in that it is inhabited so not as much of it can be cordoned...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank DeganWalters
Reviewed 10 June 2017

So, India increased the entries for foreigners to visit their monuments and you are wondering if this thing worth the money. DO NOT GET IN. You are going to waste your time and money. You can get better views and photos from the outside. We...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

When we were there we enjoyed walking around... Just so different...it is the palast of maharaja and the king's wife maharajani!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank María C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Its a place with costly entrance fee and almost nothing as compared to some other palace museums in Rajasthan

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank vkg2004
Reviewed 2 April 2017

this palace is not even close in comparison to palaces of jaipur, udaipur and mysore. if you have seen those you can skip this palace. its a very small place with hardly anything to display except a few weapons, furniture and clothes. also entry fees...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank drriyazq
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

By the time we made it to Jaisalmer, we were sick of tour guides. At the palace museum, we got the audio guides instead and were very happy about the decision. There is a lot of interesting information about the museum without overloading the visitor....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ppliger
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Area in the fort that must have been very sumptuous in its day. Let your imagination wander and think about how it was to live in the most luxurious way possible at the time,

Date of experience: March 2017
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20 March 2017|
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Response from asocrates | Reviewed this property |
I would allow 1 to 2 hours, and wander around on your own or get an audio guide or pay a guide to take you around - whichever you prefer.