Royal Rajasthan's palace hotels

Royal Rajasthan's palace hotels

Rajasthan

While Wills and Kate are busy making their royal rounds in India, Australia’s leading Asia travel specialist, Insider Journeys, has let us in on the most royal residences in Rajasthan, India’s royal heartland. Indulge in a little royal opulence with their list of the top six royal palace stays in Rajasthan, fit for a king and queen: Taj Lake Palace – With its opulent guestrooms, ornate courtyard gardens and breathtaking views, this gleaming white castle has gained a reputation as the most romantic hotel in the world.

Shahpura Bagh – An ideal midway stop between Jaipur and Udaipur, this heritage gem is nestled amongst lush greenery on a historic estate, offering an unhurried oasis amid neighbouring forts, and landscapes of safari and wetlands.

Nimaj Palace – One of the oldest heritage hotels in India, this modest palace relives a medieval period with rich furnishings, towering red sandstone gates, and a glamourous courtyard.