India has a rich cultural past reflected in its innumerable forts, palaces and other monuments which abound not only in architectural splendour but intriguing individual histories. This book takes us on a splendid tour of these magnificent structures through the whole of India from Kashmir in the north to Kerala in the South. The architectural magnificence and luxury of these royal forts and palaces of India are highlighted in the full colour pictures and detailed essays. Over 325 colour photographs revel in the buildings' glorious details and features, while vivid descriptions of each palace transport the reader back in time into a realm of truly royal experience. Encompassing the rich cultural heritage of India, these forts and palaces offer an authentic Indian experience to heritage lovers.