Jhansi is not just a town in Uttar Pradesh but one of the historically important cities in the world map. The city of the Indian Joan of Arc, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Jhansi allures tourists from all over. The Rani Mahal, Jhansi was the residential palace of Jhansi. Indianholiday.com offers online information on Rani Mahal, Jhansi and other tourist attractions of India.
The Rani Mahal, Jhansi was actually the palace of Lakshmi Bai. The Palace has now been refurbished into a museum that has carefully treasured the remnants of history and also the little artifacts that belonged to the period of Rani Lakshmi Bai.
The former residence of the Rani of Jhansi, the Rani Mahal, Jhansi was built in the late 18th century. This is one of the beautiful palaces that is one of the architectural marvels of Uttar Pradesh. It is a magnificent palace wit arched chambers, open courtyards which is quite unique from the typical Bundelkhand architecture.
Rani Mahal, Jhansi has been the witness to India's first freedom struggle which is the Great Sepoy Mutiny of 1857. The seeds of Mutiny where first sowed from this Rani Mahal, Jhansi where Lakshmi Bai made plans with Tantya Tope and Nana Sahib to overcome the colonial rule.
The British retaliation was also quite strong enough. They ravaged the Rani Mahal, Jhansi and massacred around 50 Rani's bodyguards. On your Tour to Jhansi you visit this beautiful palace and the magnificent Durbar Hall of the palace. The Durbar Hall has still retained the grandeur of the yesteryears.
So plan your tour to Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh in India which is one of the most interesting Tourist Places of Uttar Pradesh.