Jahaz Mahal

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  • Address: Jahaz Mahal, Mandu, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Garden, Historical Site, Monument, Palace, Family And Kids, Architecture , Fountain

The Jahaz Mahal is said to have been constructed during the reign of Muhammad Shah I Khilji. During the transfer of Malwa from Dhar to Mandu many artisans were also transferred and brought here to build forts, palaces, tombs, museums, etc. these artisans who came from Delhi were experts in the Tughlaqid style of architecture depicted through the simplicity in planning and design. The Jahaz Mahal was built during the latter part of the 15th century, on a narrow strip of land between two lakes called the Munj Talao to the west and the Kapur Talao to the east. This palace has an adjoining palace also known as the Taweli Mahal. There are a number of water bodies and fountains around the palace and the beautiful garden circling it. There is also a fantastic bath pool at the back side of the Jahaz Mahal.

  • Visit during the daytime is preferable as there is no proper lighting facility after dusk.

The following charges are applicable to the entire Royal Group of Monuments, separate from the Village Group of Monuments

  • Rs 5 for Indians.
  • Rs 100 per person for foreigners.
  • Rs 25 for video cameras.

  • Actual hours are from sunrise to sunset.

  • The nearest railway station is the Indore Junction BG Train Station.
  • The nearest airport is the Devi Ahilyabai Hollkar International Airport, Indore.
  • At the location itself, it’s best to drive around in your own vehicle or to rent a scooter.

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  • Jahaz Mahal Address: Jahaz Mahal, Mandu, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Jahaz Mahal Timing: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Jahaz Mahal Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Jahaz Mahal(preferred time): 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Jahaz Mahal: 00:30 Mins
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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jahaz_Mahal
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  • 95% of people who visit Mandu include Jahaz Mahal in their plan

  • 73.21% of people start their Jahaz Mahal visit around 08 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Jahaz Mahal

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

52.94% of people prefer walking in order to reach Jahaz Mahal

People normally club together Hoshang Shah's Tomb and Jami Masjid while planning their visit to Jahaz Mahal.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • It's a beautiful place to visit. The unique architecture is just awesome. Its name and the lake just behind will tell you more about the monument.

  • Near Houz shamshi . The Jahaz Mahal had made 800 years ago by Sultan Iltutmish.

  • Not so much a f a "MAHAL" other than a peddlar's heaven

  • This historical place play host to Phool walon ki Sair every year. Which is representation of Communial harmony. This program is a must to attend. It take place in the month of November every year.

  • Jahaz Mahal made by Sultan Ghiya-udin-khalji. This mahal situated beside a lake Hauz-i-shamsi. But now a days this place are very clumsy and dirty due local market area.

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