Destination Details

Destination Title Chowmahalla Palace
City / State Hydrabad
Description
Chowmahalla Palace or Chowmahallatuu (4 Palaces), is a palace of the Nizams of Hyderabad state.Palace remains the property of Barkat Ali Khan Mukarram Jah, heir of the Nizams.The place is named chowmahalla, which means four palaces.It was the seat of the Asaf Jahi dynasty and was the official residence of the Nizams of Hyderabad while they ruled their state. The palace was built by Nizam Salabat Jung. All ceremonial functions including the accession of the Nizams and receptions for the Governor-General were held at this palace.The palace is located in the old city in Hyderabad near the Charminar.