Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal, Madurai

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A majestic 17th-century palace, Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal represents one of India's architectural wonders, built as a royal residence. Although much of the palace was destroyed by various armed conflicts in the area and only about a quarter of the original structure remains, you can still admire the enclosed court with its monumental pillars--a classic blend of Rajput and Dravidian building styles. Work out when and for how long to visit Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal and other Madurai attractions using our handy Madurai tour itinerary site .
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  • This mahal is also oldest one in south india it has a magnificent pillars and they also offer lightshows during evenibg hours .if u happen to have a guide who can explain the history its well and good...  more »
  • This is a Historical Palace but not much to do ,quick 10 min walk around , bit neglected ,dirty and not maintained. Wish authorities will focus on addressing it and preserve the palace.  more »
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