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Ganesh Pol Gateway, Jaipur
Categories: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Admire ornate frescoed arches of Ganesh Pol Gateway, a fabulous gate to the courtyard the historic fort in Amer. This towering late 16th century structure blends Rajput and Mughal architectural styles, displaying richly ornate designs. Climb its upper deck to view the courtyard through masterfully crafted stone lattice. The decoration of the gate centers on Lord Ganesh while the rest of the murals are exquisite floral elements. This fabulous gateway, a mix of Hindu and Muslim traditions, leads visitors to the three splendid palaces of the maharajas. Bring your camera along and take your time. Put Ganesh Pol Gateway into our Jaipur vacation route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Jaipur.
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