Chowmahalla Palace in Hyderabad

Hyderabad holds a variety of tourist attractions giving you an opportunity to wonder freely at its various destinations each preserving its own identity. Since time immemorial this city is popular for its historical places and delicious cuisines. One of the best places to visit in Hyderabad is Chowmahalla Palace.

Chowmahalla Palace in Hyderabad
Hyderabad is many times quoted as the city of the Nizams, who were well known for their luxurious and somewhat lavish lifestyle. They built many incredible palaces which became landmark of the city. One of these landmarks the Chowmahalla Palace located in the centre of the city in close vicinity of Charminar is easy to access from any corner of the city. The durbars of the Nizams were held in this palace because of its strategic location. The palace also served as the residence of the Nizams. Some of the important guests like British generals were received in this palace by hosting ceremonial functions. If we reveal the history of this great monument of Hyderabad it becomes clear that it took nearly hundred years to complete the construction of the palace. Architecture of the palace is influenced by many styles like Rajasthani, European and Persian. The courtyards are adorned with beautiful gardens and flashing fountains. There are many spacious rooms inside the palace with Khilwat Mubarak as its prime attraction, which used to be the seat of the Asaf Jahi rulers. Visit the council hall where great collection of rare books and historic manuscripts are preserved. This beautiful monument was awarded UNESCO Asia Pacific Merit award in the year 2010. This heritage building of the city named Chowmahalla meaning four palaces can be visited in day time except Fridays and national holidays.

Chowmahalla Palace Front View in Hyderabad

Apart from this palace there are many other incredible tourist spots in Hyderabad, to visit during your tour. Among accommodations of Hyderabad the recently introduced Hotel United-21 has become the pride of the city. It is designed in such a manner so as to suit the needs of different types of visitors like leisure tourists, business travelers as well as international tourists. Come once to our hotel to experience the touch of luxury coupled with great deal of facilities and amenities.