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Address: Alwar, India
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The city palace is away from the main city but is worth a visit if you're looking for some water sports. The food is average. Avoid this place on the weekend as it's... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sudipta B
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new delhi
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new delhi
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27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The city palace is away from the main city but is worth a visit if you're looking for some water sports. The food is average. Avoid this place on the weekend as it's overwhelmingly crowded.

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Thank Sudipta B
Pécs, Pecs, Hungary
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42 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Alwar always a surprise. Off the beaten tracks in North Rajasthan you should visit the busy downtown of Alwar. The city palace occupied by offices is not a breathtaking sight, but at its "backyard" you will find the hidden gems of the town.

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Thank Zoltán W
Gurgaon
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130 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If one has seen enough of kothis and palaces and forts in Rajasthan, then you will find nothing different in the city palace

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Thank Parveen A
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It could be a nice heritage place, if well-kept. But has been converted into a court campus with litter and pan-stains all around. Seems like no-one cares about this property anymore. Alwar has a great potential to be a heritage city, if the administration could care a bit more.

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Thank Shaurya N
pushpendrasaini, Guest Relations Manager at City Palace, responded to this review

thank you sir for valuable review. yes you are right administration should pay attention on its development for tourism welcome for Guided Tours with us ! More 

Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A huge area and beautiful architecture. Situated in the city. Not much rush. Good place for historical photography.

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Thank Amit S
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

We enjoyed this view into the history of The royal family. Definitely recommend a guide to make the most of it.

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Thank Katie S
Patiala, India
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

City Palace is the heart of Alwar city. It now houses the Distt. courts of Alwar and other Govt. offices. It is having a Museum on the top floor with a great collection of historical swords and guns. On the back side there is a pond called Sagar and a very beautiful monument called Moosi rani ki chhatri. It is... More 

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New Delhi, India
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68 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The word palace brings to mind a monument of regal splendor, but sadly, this place has been allowed to run down. It must have been a beautiful palace once - the structure at least is grand. However, decades of neglect have left their mark and the place is run down, and no one seems to be caring for the place.... More 

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Thank Rajiv B
Bengaluru, India
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92 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The place is good and had lot of visitors. Most of the rooms are converted to office places. Architecture wise, its good. It is okayish to go there but it is not a must go place

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gurgaon
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Nothing good in the city palace. Only a small museum on the top floor. Avoid this place if possible.

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Thank anandGurgaon

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