Indian is a storehouse of beautiful architecture, natural landscapes, delicious local delicacies and bountiful culture. Every corner of the country has something to offer. May it be the snow-clad mountains of Kashmir, golden sand dunes of Rajasthan or the serene backwaters of Kerala, the landscapes of the country are captivating. One such state which has abundant natural beauty accompanied with manmade architecture is Rajasthan. Jaisalmer, Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Mt.Abu, in Rajasthan have numerous tourist destinations. It will take you a very long vacation to cover the entire state. But you can start with one city at a time. We have curated a list of places to visit in Udaipur for a mesrmesrising time, for every kind of traveller.
7 Places To Visit In Udaipur For Every Kind Of Traveller
1. City Palace
The most prominent tourist attraction of the city is the City Palace. Located at the banks of lake Pichola, this majestic palace was built by the ruling Mewar family. The palace now woos the architecture lovers with its beautiful interiors, murals, antiques, furniture and marble carvings. The palace is divided into villas, Manak Mahal and Moti Mahal. You can even witness the light and sound show at the palace in the evening.
Also called as the Lake Garden, Jagmandir is another romantic destination in Udaipur. It has divisions like garden courtyard, Gul mahal, Zenana Mahal, etc.and draws tourists with its tranquility. You can even enjoy a boat ride at the place.
3. Saheliyon Ki Baari
The garden of maidens was built in the 18th century by Maharana Sangram Singh for all the maids who would travel with the married princess to their husband's house. This beautiful garden attracted the women to dance and sing to their heart's content. Beautiful marble elephants, fountains, and a lotus pool are the aesthetic attractions of this place.
4. Lake Palace
The scenic beauty and location of Lake Palace is surely going to attract you on your trip to Udaipur. The palace is now operated by the Taj group of Hotels and is definitely one of the most romantic destinations with captivating news of the Aravalli mountain range. The palace was built by Maharaja Jagat Singh II and has elaborate marble sculptures and moldings. You can enjoy the sunset in a boat ride from Rameshwar Ghat to City Palace on Lake Pichola.
5. Fatehsagar Lake
It is a beautiful, man-made lake with serene blue waters and a lush green backdrop of hills. The lake is impeccably clean and is known mainly for its 4 islands. These islands are accessible only by boats and host public gardens and solar observatory. The lake is situated in the middle of the city and supplies water to all the urban areas of the city.
6. Lake Pichola
Your trip to Udaipur will be incomplete unless you visit Lake Pichola. The lake is an iconic symbol of Udaipur measuring nearly 4 kilometres in length and 3 kilometres in width. Many palaces, temples like Jagmandir, and royal quarters are built along the lake. Enjoy a boat ride at Lake Pichola for an experience like no other.
7. Maharana Pratap Memorial
If you are a lover of history and crave for historical facts and stories, Maharana Pratap's Memorial is the place for you. At the top of Moti Magri, overlooking the Fateh Sagar lake is this memorial of Udaipur's most celebrated ruler, Maharana Pratap and his beloved horse Chetak.
We hope you have an interesting visit to Udaipur at these must-visit tourist spots.