Among the magnificent palaces in Bhopal, the first name that hits is that of Gohar Mahal. This awesome palace is located on the shore of the Upper Lake. In 1820, this beautiful palace was built by the Gohar Begum, the first woman ruler of Bhopal. Therefore, this is one of the must see destination of Bhopal. The palace is superbly built with great mingle of both Hindu and Mughal architectural style. Although the palace was overlooked in respect of maintenance, yet it is quite successful in alluring tourists with its pergola and for today, the palace is under the restoration for regaining its charm and fantasy.