Udaipur is a romantic city in Rajasthan with cozy restaurants, nice shops and narrow streets. And unlike other cities in Rajasthan like Jodhpur, Bikaner and Jaisalmer it bends around the banks of a grand lake in between natural green hills.
Here are some good reasons why should consider adding Udaipur to your list of want-to-visit-locations in Rajasthan, India.
Lake Pichola is a large and iconic lake in the middle of Udaipur. There often are many little boats on lake Pichola and there is also a large white palace in the middle of the lake, which is called the ‘Lake palace hotel’. You can visit the lake palace with a taxi boat.
When you are looking to get away from the city center, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari is be a place you’ll enjoy. This garden with fountains, a lotus pond and marble elephants is the perfect city escape. It’s located just outside of Udaipur, it’s quiet and offers beautiful garden views.
As Rajasthan legends tell, this garden once was built by an Indian king for his wife. And as his wife was always accompanied by 48
A great place for a panoramic view of Udaipur’s lakes, palaces and surrounding countryside. The monsoon palace is a hilltop palace that’s definitely worth a visit. The palace is not in great shape, but the surrounding sights over the landscape are marvellous.
A day trip to Kumbhalgarh and Ranakpur from Udaipur?
Udaipur is a good starting point in Rajasthan for a day trip to the hill fortress of Kumbhalgarh and the famous marble temple complex Ranakpur. You can do both locations in one tour. It will take you about half a day in total and it’s a recommended thing to do as you’ll get into the amazing hills that surround the north of Udaipur.
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