Jahaz Mahal (Mandu)
The Jahaz Mahal was constructed by Ghiyath Shah. This beautiful and exclusive piece of architecture was constructed on a narrow strip of land located in between two water tanks. The rooftop terrace of this ancient monument is decorated with domed pavilions.
This palace is in shape of a ship and is locate between Munj Talao and Kapur Talao (pond).The a balcony hanging over the water and the open terraces appears as a royal pleasure craft. In fact hidden motif of building this palace might have been to carve out a enjoyment ship from stone.
In the moon light the sight of this structure as viewed from Taveli Mahal is memorable. The spectacular silhouette of the domes and turrets perched on terrace is sight to cherish life long. Jahaz Mahal is a double storied structure which is which represents the grace of royalty which decorated this place in the past. This palace is 120 meter long and 15 meter wide.