Fateh Prakash Palace, Udaipur
Maharana Fateh Singh, one of the greatest Maharanas of Mewar, ruled from 1885 to 1935. This palace, constructed during his reign as an exclusive venue for royal functions, has been meticulously preserved for discerning guests. The Durbar hall, which is one of the main features of the hotel, is of historical significance as in 1909 Lord Minto, the Viceroy of India, laid its foundation stone The hall was originally called Minto Hall in his honour.
Located on the eastern shores of the picturesque Lake Pichola, the palace seems to have floated straight out of a fairytale. The history-soaked interiors, dotted with miniature paintings, portraits, royal artefacts and the armoury of the Mewar dynasty transport you to legendary times.