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Mandawa, Mandawa

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Explore the 18th-century town of Mandawa, known for its distinct architecture. As you stroll the quaint town streets, you can admire its numerous havelis--grandiose mansions with elaborately decorated facades. As you sightsee among these lavish buildings, many of which date back more than a century, observe how their ornate walls are embellished with intricate paintings and frescoes. You can also pay a visit to the historic fort, situated in the heart of the city and no less monumental, boasting a palace full of detailed carvings and antique paintings. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Mandawa holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mandawa and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Very disappointed in Mandawa, already the road to get there and back is 'horrible' and yet I have traveled in any of the India... The 'city' itself seemed without interest, the havelis are lifestyle. Anyway not worth the detour.
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  • A town that seems lost... actually deserted by the wealthy merchants of the time of the caravans. But the Havelis are beautiful and deserve that we spend time to get lost in the alleys. Some totally abandoned, others under restoration. But the superb decorated facades are full of color and history. More residents are friendly. A peaceful Amet...
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  • We took a local guide. The city tour was OK with some nice havelies. The city is however in a bad shape with many abandoned buildings. At each street corner are waiting local people with (bad) stuff t...  more »