Raja Suchet Singh Palace, Ramnagar
Purana Mahal or Old Palace was built by Raja Suchet Singh in the 19th century. He then rose from being a courtier, all the way to finally the Raja of Bandralta and Samba. The Purana Mahal reflects the time he saw in the war. It's quite defensive in structure - three-storeyed, with high walls and several watchtowers. That said, attention has been paid to its form as well. When you visit, take a tour of its beautiful interiors. Book now!
Things to see
- The floral designs and stucco work in the rooms inside
- The decorations on the wooden planks of the ceiling
- The roof corners, which are lotus-shaped
- Also, grab Ramnagar's special Kalari cheese (Kalaadi) while you're in the area!
How to get there?
Jammu Tawi Railway Station is the nearest railway station, while for taking flights should take a flight to Jammu Airport. From there you can take a taxi to Ramnagar.
Ancient palaces attributed to Raja Suchet Singh
Raja Suchet Singh Palace, Ramnagar, District Ct Road, Ramnagar, Udhampur, Jammu and Kashmir, 182122