Crystal Gallery Visit at Udaipur Palace

Cultural & Theme Tours in Eastern Gujarat

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Visit the largest private collection of crystals in the world. Located in the City Palace of Udaipur, Crystal Gallery contains the private collection of Maharana Sajjan Singh of Udaipur. The rare crystals on display date back to the 19th century and range from the more mundane to the extravagant. The royal collection includes crystal chairs, sofas, tables and even beds.Highlights • Largest private collection of crystals in the world • Crystal chairs, sofas and tables • The only crystal bed in the world • Entry to the grand Durbar Hall
You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning and driven to the City Palace where you will meet your Guide for the day.The Crystal Gallery houses a rare collection of crystals that Maharana Sajjan Singh ordered from F&C Osler & Co in England in 1877. The Maharana died before the collection arrived, and all the items stayed forgotten and packed up in boxes for 110 years. They were put on public display in 1994.The royal collection includes a number of objets d’art, dinner sets, perfume bottles, decanters, glasses, washing bowls and even furniture. There is a priceless Flora Danica dinner service that bears the royal insignia of the House of Mewar. Of the original Flora Danica service pieces delivered in 1803, 1,530 survive to the present day.At the end of the tour you will be dropped back to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • English speaking local Guide
  • 02 bottles of mineral water per person
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Additional food or drink (unless specified)
  • Items of a personal nature