India has such a rich and culturally diverse history that forts and Palaces are an integral part of tourism. The major forts and Palaces can be witnessed in Rajasthan, but there are other parts of the country where you can find magnificent forts. Here are Top 10: best palace hotels in India.
Ranvas, Nagaur : Ranvas located on the edge of the Thar desert is a beautiful Palace. It is based inside the 500 year old Ahhichatragarh Fort. It might cost you around 22k to 26k for one booking. This is one Palace that you cannot miss. You can find more information at <www.ranvasnagaur.com>.
Ahilya Fort, Maheshwar : This fort was built by 18th century warrior queen Ahilya Bai Holkar. It is situated in the state of Madhya Pradesh. From this Palace you can get a beautiful view of Narmada river.It might cost you around 19k to 21k . For more information and booking visit <www.ahilyafort.com>.
Ramathra Fort, Sapotra : It was built in 17th century and is managed by Ravi and Gitanjali Rajpal who are the original descendants of the Rajput family that built this fort. It might cost you around 11k to 19k. For more details you can visit <ramathrafort.com>.
Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad : It was built around 19th century by the Nizams of Hyderabad. After Independence it was closed and then came Esra Jah the eighth wife who Nizam who restored it and made it what it is now. It will cost from 24k to 84k . For details you can visit <https://taj.tajhotels.com/en-in/taj-falaknuma-palace-hyderabad/>.
Udai Bilas Palace, Dungarpur : It was built in 19th century and is located on the shore of Dungarpur, near to Udaipur in Rajasthan. It will cost you around 11k to 16k. For more details visit <udaibilaspalace.com>.
The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata : It was built by an Armenian guy and located in the cultural capital of India which is Kolkata, this is a palace that you cannot miss. It will cost you around 8k to 17k. For more details visit<www.oberoihotels.com/hotels-in-kolkata>.
Rajakkad, Dindigul : This amazing close to nature palace is located on the western Ghats of Tamil Nadu. It was originally owned by the Maharajas of Travancore and was restored by British philanthropist Jeremy Fry in the 1990s. It will cost you around 10k to 13k. For more detail visit <rajakkadestate.com>.
Jehan Numa Palace, Bhopal : It was built in the 19th-century by General Obaidullah Khan and is one of the best palaces to stay in Bhopal. It will cost you around 7k to 10k. More details visit <www.jehannuma.com>.
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur : It is situated in the Beautiful blue city of Rajasthan which is Jodhpur. The Maharaja of Jodhpur still resides in the palace. It will cost you from 27k to 2lacs. For more details visit <https://taj.tajhotels.com/en-in/umaid-bhawan-palace-jodhpur>.
Castle Bijaipur, Chittorgarh : This fort was built by Narendra Singh of the Rajput family in 13th century and it will cost you around 6k to 8k. for more details <castlebijaipur.co.in>.