Jag Mandir is a beautiful palace situated in the city of Udaipur, a city also known as the Oriental Venice due to the fact that it is partially built on water. The palace has three floors and is built with yellow stone and white marble. Construction began in the 17th Century and was commissioned by Maharana Karan Singh. Singh Rajput´s mother, helped the prince to leave the country with his wife and two children. The palace was completed around 1650, after the death of Karan Singh. Changes were made by successive owners, and it is very well preserved. The place where the prince was staying Gul Mahal is called, is the best decorated, the most important point of the visit.