On World Heritage Day, Have a good time Preserving India’s Wealthy Historical past

Taj accommodations, has maintained a steadfast dedication to rekindle India’s wonderful previous by restoring among the nation’s most celebrated heritage properties that date again to the pre-independence period. With 9 genuine and sumptuous Palaces, IHCL is the nation’s largest palace operator and proud to be India’s custodian of heritage and tradition for over a century.

The 117-year-old flagship, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai and India’s first luxurious resort has many firsts in India to its credit score and was witness to the farewell handle by Lord Mountbatten on India’s independence.

Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur with its illustrious 275 yr historical past brings alive romance in an ethereal setting. IHCL has been managing Taj Lake Palace for 50 years. The most recent addition in Udaipur, Taj Fateh Prakash Palace, positioned inside the 19th century ornate Metropolis Palace presents panoramic views of Lake Pichola.

Visitors can relive Rajput hospitality at Rambagh Palace, Jaipur, in-built 1825 and the previous residence of Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his queen, Maharani Gayatri Devi. Constructed in 1745, Jai Mahal Palace, Jaipur set amid 18 acres of fantastically landscaped gardens is a testomony of Indo-Gothic structure. One of many world’s largest personal residences Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur constructed between 1928 and 1943, presents spectacular views of the blue metropolis of Jodhpur and the magnificent Mehrangarh Fort.

The 126-year-old Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad, was as soon as residence to Nizam Mehoob Ali Pasha, the then richest man on the planet. A uncommon and much- talked about function within the Palaces is the eating expertise on the world’s longest eating desk which may seat 101 individuals.

For a extra intimate Palace expertise, Usha Kiran Palace, Gwalior in-built 1880, is true to the aesthetic spirit and beautiful craftsmanship of the state of Madhya Pradesh, Taj Nadesar Palace, Varanasi with over 250 years of historical past is an beautiful property set amid mango orchards, marigold and jasmine fields and is near the sacred river Ganges.

From horse-drawn carriage welcomes to culinary feasts match for a king or queen, expertise the splendour of a bygone period.

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