The Jal Mahal Palace , Jaipur is noted for its intricate architecture. The Palace was developed as a pleasure spot. It was used for the royal duck shooting parties.
Jal Mahal is an 18th century pleasure palace and is located in Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan . The palace is perched amidst Mansagar Lake , which is in turn nestled amongst the Nahargarh hills. The Jal Mahal Palace , Jaipur is noted for its sophisticated design and grand architecture.
The Palace was developed as a pleasure spot and was used for the royal duck shooting parties. A causeway leads to Jal Mahal Palace situated in the middle of Man Sagar Lake , opposite the cenotaphs.
The first four floors of this building are under water; only the top floor remains outside. One can have a wonderful view of the lake and the palace from Nahargarh Fort Built in 1799, the palace is now abandoned, but reasonably well preserved. The lake eco system is home to a variety of migratory and resident birds. The Mansagar Dam on the eastern side of the lake acts as a vantage point for viewing the lake and the valley.