|930, a view of Hill forest palace, Hyderabad, India.en.wikipedia.org/|
Hyderabad, Telengana has a large number of palaces, heritage buildings and monuments and it is a tourist's paradise. It requires time and proper planning to visit them. The Hill Forest palace is an old building constructed by a gentleman who also served as an honorable justice in the Nizam government.
Both Hill Fort Palace and the ‘Bella Vista’palace, Hyderabad, Telengana, India command a beautiful view of Hussain Sagar . The former was built in 1915 by Sir Nizamat Jung, a nobleman who served as chief justice in the government of Nizam, India and the latter was built by Nawab Hakim-du-dowla in 1905. Sir Nizamat Jung resided in the palace for 15 year. In 1955, it was handed over by Indian government to the Ritz Hotel Company on lease. The hotel was operating till the late 1990s. The palace located in the heart of the city near Naubat Pahad is under the management of the Tourism department of the state.
The eldest son of Nizam VII, Prince Azam Jah, the Prince of Berar had his residence in the ‘Bella Vista’palace, whereas the younger son, Prince Moazzam Jah, generally referred to as the Junior Prince, used the ‘Hill Fort Palace’.