Udaipur is also known as ‘The City of Lakes’ and ‘Venice of East’. Jaisamand Lake, the largest artificial lake in India is located at this place. Udaipur has its own culture and customs. You will see women wearing Ghaghra Choli and men wearing angrakha (Kurta) and dhoti. There are various famous dances in Udaipur performed by Rajasthani men and women like Ghoomar, Kalbeliya, Kachhi Ghodi and Bhavai. Udaipur is a perfect place to spend a quality time during your India Holidays.
- Udaipur Tourist Attractions
- What To Eat
- Best Shopping Places in Udaipur
- How To Reach Udaipur?
- Best Time to Visit
- Where To Stay
1. Udaipur Tourist Attractions
Lake Palace – Located on the Jag Niwas Island, The Lake Palace is magnificent architecture which was once a summer palace of the then kings. It is now converted into the heritage hotel.
City Palace Complex – It has many things store in its premises. One of the largest complexes in India, the city palace is famous for its intrigue architecture and pillars inside. According to historians it took more than 300 years to complete this palace. Maharaja Udai Singh II was the pioneer this palace.
Jag Mandir – It has been built on the island of Lake Pichola. It is a garden palace. Maharaja Amar Singh was the pioneer of this fort. It was completed by Maharana Jagat Singh and hence was christened after him.
Saheliyon Ki Bari – It is a beautiful garden which is also famous as famous tourist attraction. Nestled on the lake of Fateh Sagar, the garden was built by Maharana Sangram Singh. According to the historians the garden was personally designed by the king and gifted to his queen.
Lake Pichola – The Lake is a one of the beautiful and picturesque places of Udaipur and is featuring as the major tourist attractions of the city. This lake is featuring as the hugest lake in Udaipur. The lake was built by Jagat Singh. There is temple, Mohan Mandir which is situated in the north-east corner of Lake Pichola.
2. What To Eat
The opulent and amazing delicacies of Rajasthan are something that will fill your Rajasthan Tour Packages with the scrumptious rich taste of bygone Rajputi era. There are many best places to eat in Udaipur. They are listed at below-
Ambrai Restaurant – It is located on the banks of Lake Pichola. Here you can enjoy the delicious food along with a beautiful view of Lake Palace and City Palace. Laal Maas and chinese food is also famous here.
Devigarh Fort Palace – It is one of the Best Heritage Hotel in Udaipur. The restaurant here offers the beautiful view of the city. It is famous for Continental and Asian dishes. You will get different varieties of cuisines here.
Lalaki Kachori – If you are the lover of Kachori then doesn’t wait much. Shri Lala Mistan is famous shop which serves delicious and spicy kachori which is stuffed with chutneys.
Delhi Gate Ki Jalebi – If you are the jalebi lovers then visits at Delhi gate and enjoy the mouth-watering jalebis. It is one of the oldest shops in Udaipur.
Bharwadi Falafels – If you are the lover of Arabian food then you can eat at Bohar wadi falafels. Mutton Samosa, mutton patis, egg sandwich or kheema sandwich are the best options to eat here.
3. Best Shopping Places in Udaipur
Hathi Pol Bazaar – It is one of the best market in Udaipur for handicrafts.
Bada Bazaar – It is famous for Bandhani print sarees and textiles. One will also get traditional clothes here.
Bapu Bazaar – Bapu Bazar is famous for clothes, crockery, gadgets and khadi products. Rajasthani souvenirs and authentic handicrafts are also famous in this market.
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4. How To Reach Udaipur?
Udaipur is well connected to other cities through airways, railways and roadways. Maharana Pratap airport is the nearest airport which is situated 20 kms away from the city. It is connected to other cities which include Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Jaipur and many more. Udaipur is also connected to other cities through railways and roadways. Convenient modes of transportation make your Rajasthan Tour memorable and enchanting.
5. Best Time to Visit
Though, the weather remains hot in Rajasthan during most of the time during the year. So the best time to Visit Udaipur is the season of Winter (October-March) and monsoon season (July-September) When the environment remains cool and pleasing. The monsoon season brings a sense of relaxation after scorching summers. If you want to see and enjoy Udaipur in full glory then winter is the best season to visit.
6. Where To Stay
There are numbers of luxurious and Cheap hotels in Udaipur from 5 stars, 4 star and 2 star hotels. The Leela Palace, The Lalit Laxmivilas Palace, Oberoi Udailvilas, The Trident are the best 5 Star Hotels in Udaipur while Ramada Udaipur Resort and Spa, The Ananta and Shiv Niwas Palace are the best 4 Star Hotels in Udaipur. Hotel Thamla Haveli, Hotel Padmini Palace and hotel Udai Niwas are the best Budget Hotels in Udaipur.