Maota Lake is located on the south side of the city of Amer and it is close to Amber fort. There is a garden in the center of Maota Lake namely Kesar Kyari Bagh with star shaped flower beds and saffron flowers which were once planted by Maharaja’s. Dilaram Bagh is also a garden which is located in the center of Maota Lake. It was the favorite place to Akbar whenever he visited Amer. Dilaram garden is named after Dilaram; he was an architect who built this garden. Dilaram means Dil-heart, aram- ease. There is also a small archeological museum near Dilaram garden.