Udaipur is a beautiful city, of Rajasthan, India and is known for its picturesque lakes. Udaipur also called ‘the city of lakes’. Udaipur is regarded as one of the most romantic cities of the World and it is one of the most popular tourist destination. It is easily accessible from all the major cities of India including Delhi, Mumbai and Jaipur. The city has many more attractions like various museums, palaces, gardens, monuments and colorful festivals that attract tourists to visit the city once. It is a dream destination for a romantic holiday. Every year, thousands of tourists come from all over the world to visit this romantic city. A tour to the romantic city of Udaipur would become an unforgettable part of your memories and you will cherish these memories throughout your life. So, plan these vacations to visit the “City of Lakes”.
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Places to Visit
There are many more places to visit in Udaipur.
- City Palace
City Palace is a complex in Udaipur. It is located on the east bank of the Lake Pichola and has several palaces built within its complex. The City Palace gives the whole view of the beautiful city and it’s surrounding, including several historic monuments such as the Lake Palace in Lake Pichola, the Jag Mandir on another island in the lake, the Jagdish Temple, The Monsoon Palace the Neemach Mata temple. It is one of the famous tourist spot in Udaipur.
- Jagdish Temple
Jagdish Temple is a large Hindu temple in Udaipur. It is a big tourist attraction; the temple was originally called the temple of Jagannath Rai but is now called Jagdish-ji. It is a major monument in Udaipur. The temple was built with the beautiful architecture that comprises beautifully carved pillars, decorated ceilings, painted walls and lush halls. The two huge stone elephants are there at the entrance, in the main shrine there is an image of Lord Vishnu/Jagdish, Lord Ganesha, Sun God, Goddess Shakti and Lord Shiva respectively. So, if you are visiting Udaipur you must visit this temple to get the blessings of Lord Jagdish.
- Gulab Bagh
Gulab Bagh is the largest garden in Udaipur. Gulab Bagh gets its name from the abundance of rose flowers in it and the garden was also considered of Lotus Pond, and many prominent trees and species of mangoes, guava, grapes, lemon, pomegranate, bananas, litchi, jammun etc. The Garden draws it name as Gulab Bagh due to a lot of variety of roses. It is one of the most famous tourist spot in Udaipur.
- Lake Pichola
Lake Pichola is situated in Udaipur it is an artificial fresh water lake and was named after the nearby Picholi village. The beauty of this lake has not separated anyone to attract towards it, Pichola Lake is the oldest and one of the largest lakes in Udaipur. The lake looks more enchanting with its scenic surroundings. If you were visiting Udaipur than don’t forget to see the mesmerizing beauty of this lake.
Shilpgram is a rural arts and crafts complex, situated in the city of Udaipur. It is one of the most famous museum of Udaipur with traditional huts, household articles of everyday use, like terracotta, textile, wooden and metal items, decorative objects and implements are featured with appropriate signages and explanatory details with the objective to give a realistic glimpse of the people and their belongings. It is one of the most famous tourist spot in Udaipur.
Things to do
Shopping in Udaipur
Udaipur is famous for colorful clothes, tie-dye fabrics, folk toys, silver jewellery, wall hangings, miniature paintings and pretty images of gods and goddesses and many more things.
Activities in Udaipur
There are many more activities in Udaipur like boating, camel safari, elephant safari, paragliding, trekking, hot air balloon ride etc. are the outdoor activities of Udaipur.
Famous food of Udaipur
The famous food of Udaipur is Dal Baati, bajra khichda, bajra roti, gatte ka saag, sprouts, papad, salad; amazing garlic chutney, white butter and loads of ghee etc are the famous food.
Festivals & Events in Udaipur
The famous festival of Udaipur is Mewar festivals which is celebrated in the month of March every year and celebrated with great enthusiasm it is celebrated to welcome the spring season and colorfully attired women take images of Goddess Gauri to Lake Pichola for immersion and a procession of boats ends the celebrations.
Weather/Best Time to visit
The best time to visit Udaipur is in the months between Octobers to March as the weather conditions are ideal in the winter months to spend the entire day on visiting the city and sight seeing the temperature at this time is about 30c and in the night it is fall down to 12C.
How to reach?
One of the best ways to reach Udaipur is by road because it has a lot of fun. The National Highway offers a smooth ride with plenty of restaurants and Dhabas on the way. The distance between New Delhi to Udaipur is 268 km by road which is approximately less than 4 hour drive.
There are few trains which are connected with Udaipur Railway Station and as well as connected to some major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.
The most convenient way to Reach Jaipur is by air. In Udaipur there is Maharana Pratap Airport which is about 21 kilometers away from the city. It has both international and domestic terminal which is well connected to most of the cities across the world.
Popular flights are Jet Airways, Spice Jet, Air India, Indigo, Oman Air have daily flights to Jaipur. Now, flights to international cities like Dubai are also connected from this airport.