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Ghanerao Castle is a major tourist attraction of Ghanerao, Rajasthan. Read to know more about Ghanerao Royal Castle.

Ghanerao Castle

Location: At a distance of 140 kms (approx.) from Udaipur, In Ghanerao
Built by: Gopal Das Rathore
Built in: 1606
Highlights: Pavilion in the central court
How to reach: One can easily reach Ghanerao Castle either by taking regular buses or by hiring Taxis from Udaipur city

Ghanerao Castle is a beautiful castle that cherishes the dream of fairyland on the Earth. The Royal Castle is located in Ghanerao, a small town located at a distance of 140 kms from the city of Udaipur. Ghanerao Castle offers a magical insight to the lavish lifestyle of the erstwhile Royalty. Built in 1606, Ghanerao Castle was raised by Gopal Das Rathore, a gallant Rajput soldier of Mewar.

The Castle is built in a typical Rajput style of architecture. The royal Castle of Ghanerao still boasts of numerous sandstone havelis and marble citadels. The walls of this dreamlike castle are embellished with several miniature paintings. The picturesque beauty of this castle is enhanced by carved lattice work and huge chandeliers. The boundary walls of this castle have marks of Cannon ball strikes, which depicts the unfavorable times of the former era.

In the present date, Ghanerao Castle has been converted into a heritage hotel. The hotel offers a perfect blend of Rajasthani tradition and touch of contemporary times. The hotel provides world-class amenities and serves immaculate hospitality to its guests. Various musical performances, in the beautiful pavilion of the central court, make the highlight of this castle.

Bring located in a remote area, the place is perfect destination to spend some moments in solitude. In the close vicinity of Castle, there are engraved cenotaphs of past rulers and warriors. If you are touring Udaipur, don't forget to visit this beautiful castle of bygone era that is truly worth visiting.