Aina Mahal143 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Darbar Gate Rd, Old DhatiaFalia, Bhuj, Gujarat 370001 , India
- Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-9427569941
- Ticket Price: 20 INR
- Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
- Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Family And Kids, Architecture
Located at the northeast corner of Hamirsar lake, this 18th century Aina Mahal palace or “Hall of Mirrors” is a perfect treat for the travelers coming to Bhuj. Built by Rao Lakhpatjiin 1761 and designed by Ram Singh Malam, its mind-blowing architectural design will put you in awe of its beauty.
As you step inside, you will be awestruck to see the fine craftwork done with marble and glasses. The entire interior wall is covered with marble stone, adorned with gold lace and glass. The most striking feature of the palace is the shades of Venetian glass that separates mirror covered marble walls from the glided ornaments. However, the palace did face a damage during 2001 Gujarat earthquake. But the natural calamity was unable to cause much ruin to this palace. And at present, the damaged portions are already being repaired.
If you love ancient architecture, then make sure you visit this palace that represent itself as one of the ideal example of Indo-European architectural design.
Entrance Ticket Details For Aina Mahal
- Entry fee: 20INR
- For camera: 30 INR
How to Reach Aina Mahal
- Nearby bus stand: ST bus station, Bhuj
Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Bhuj before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Bhuj and book an accommodation of your choice.
41.69% of people who visit Bhuj include Aina Mahal in their plan
2 PM - 3 PM
90.63% of people start their Aina Mahal visit around 2 PM - 3 PM
1 Hr 30 Minutes
People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Aina Mahal
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Aina Mahal