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Top 10 Most beautiful Palace Around The World

10. Pena National Palace, Portugal

Architectural Style: Romanesque Revival architecture
Location: Estrada da Pena, 2710-609 Sintra, Portugal
Architect: Nicolau Pires, Willhelm Ludwig Eschwege

Pena National Palace, Portugal

Pena National Palace, Portugal

Pena National Palace located on the top of a hill in the Sintra Mountains. This palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Pena National Palace is one of the Seven Wonders of Portugal.

09. Schonbrunn Palace, Austria

Architectural Style:
Location: Schönbrunner Schloßstraße 47, 1130 Wien, Austria
Architect: Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Nicolò Pacassi

Schonbrunn Palace, Austria

Schonbrunn Palace, Austria

Schonbrunn Palace located in Vienna, Austria has been a major tourist attraction since the mid 1950s. This palace has 1441 rooms and vast gardens is one of the most architectural, cultural and historical palace in Vienna.

08. Mysore Palace, India

Architectural Style: Indo-Saracenic Revival architecture
Location: Sayyaji Rao Rd, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001
Architect: Henry Irwin

Mysore Palace, India

Mysore Palace, India

Mysore Palace was the residence of the Wodeyars — the Maharajas of Mysore the royal family of Mysore, who ruled the princely state from 1399 to 1950. This palace is designed by Henry Irwin. This palace has huge array of courtyards, gardens, and buildings and two huge ceremonial meeting halls.

07. Palace of Versailles, France

Architectural Style: French Baroque architecture, Contemporary architecture
Location: Place d’Armes, 78000 Versailles, France
Architect: Louis Le Vau, Jules Hardouin-Mansart, Ange-Jacques Gabriel, Robert de Cotte, Philibert Le Roy, Jacques Gabriel

Palace of Versailles, France

Palace of Versailles, France

Palace of Versailles also known as Château de Versailles was the centre of political power in France from 1682. Versailles is not only a palace but also a sign of absolute monarchy of the Ancien Régime.

06. Alhambra Palace, Spain

Location: Calle Real de la Alhambra, s/n, 18009 Granada, Spain

Alhambra Palace, Spain

Alhambra Palace, Spain

Alhambra Palace located in Granada, Andalusia, Spain was first build as a fortress in 889 and was rebuilt in mid 13th century. This fortress was converted into a royal palace in 1333. The palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is inspiration of many stories.

05. Potala Palace, Tibet

Location: 35 Beijing Middle Rd, Chengguan, Lhasa, Tibet, China
Architect: Songtsen Gampo, 5th Dalai Lama

Potala Palace, Tibet

Potala Palace, Tibet

Potala Palace located in Lhasa is named on the name of mountain Potala. This palace was the chief residence of the Dalai Lama. The construction of this palace was started by 5th Dalai Lama in 1645. On the spiritual view this palace was consider as a ideal seat for goverment.

04. Forbidden City, China

Architectural Style: Chinese architecture
Location: 4 Jingshan Front St, Dongcheng, Beijing, China
Architect: Nguy’n An, Cai Xin

Forbidden City, China

Forbidden City, China

Forbidden City located in beijing designed by Nguy?n An, Cai Xin. This palace was the home of Chinese Kings. This palace was the centre of Chinese Traditional Program and was the centre of Chinese Politician for almost 500 years.

03. Buckingham Palace, United Kingdom

Architectural Style: Neoclassical architecture
Location: London SW1A 1AA, United Kingdom
Architect: John Nash, Edward Blore, Aston Webb, William Winde, Thomas Cubitt

Buckingham Palace, UK

Buckingham Palace, UK

Buckingham Palace located in the city of Westminister is the workplace of the ruling monarch of the United Kingdom. This palace is the centre of Royal Occasions.

02. Winter Palace, Russia

Architectural Style: Naryshkin Baroque
Location: Palace Embankment, 32, St Petersburg, Russia, 190000
Architect: Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli

Winter Palace, Russia

Winter Palace, Russia

Winter Palace located in St Petersburg Russia was the official residence of the Russian King. This palace situated between the Palace Embankment and the Palace Square.

01. Rundale Palace, Latvia

Architectural Style: Baroque
Location: Pilsrundale, LV-3921, Latvia
Architect: Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli

Rundale Palace, Latvia

Rundale Palace, Latvia

Rundale Palace built for the Dukes of Courland is one of the beautiful palace in the world. This palace located in Latvia was start to built in 1736 and completed in 1768.

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