The term glamping – glamorous camping, has been redefined at the expansive gardens of Samode Palace in Rajasthan. Driving through the outskirts of Jaipur, one comes across a grand wall, hiding more than a few secrets. As you enter through the majestic gates into the glorious Mughal Gardens of the Samode Palace, you will be mesmerized by the impressive marble façade that greets you and the royal stallions that are being groomed at the stables the line the palatial lounge.
Don’t get worried with the illusory tricks of the sand-coloured tented tops that are perched in the 20 acres of lawn, each of these 44 tents come with AC and heating systems, en-suite marble bathrooms, a private dressing room and even a private veranda where one can forget the bustle of the main pavilion. An extraordinary place to enjoy a camping vacation, guests can frolic in the pool, while children run around and play in the plentiful gardens. It is situated close to rural areas, and offers a glimpse into Rajasthan’s traditional villages. Patrons swear by the deliciously prepared food which can be enjoyed at a location of your choice and comes with discreet service at Samode Bagh.