Popularly Known as the Jewel of Mewar, Udaipur in India was founded by Maharajah Jai Singh in 16th century. The city of Udaipur endorse three major lake, Pichhola, Fatehsagar and Udaisagar. The three lakes adds to the magic of the romantic city of Udaipur in Rajasthan India. On Pichhola lake stands the Udaipur Jag mandir, a famous palace of royal era. Udaipur was ruled by Sisodias for 1200 years. Udaipur is full of travel attractions, city offers variety of things to do on Udaipur travel vacations. Udaipur is among the most sought after travel destinations of Rajasthan India, it is also called City of Lakes. Many hollywood and hindi movies have been shot in the pictures ques locations of Udaipur India. Situated amidst Aravalli Hills of Rajasthan India and azure lakes of give Udaipur a picture perfect backdrop.

Getting there

  • Airways :

    21 km from city center lies the Maharana Pratap Airport. A well connected place by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways with Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur.
  • Railways :

    It is connected by the western Railway meter Gauger network and linked to major cities like Delhi, Jaipur Chittaurgarh.
  • Roadways :

    RTDC (Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation) buses connects Udaipur to major cities like Jaipur,Delhi, Agra and within Rajasthan.

Travel Informations

  • Area :

    37 sq km.
  • Best time to visit :

    September- March
  • Languages Spoken :

    Mewari, Hindi.
  • Major attractions :

    Lake Pichola, City Palace, Shilpgram, Jagdish Temple

Places to visit

Lake Pichola

The name of the lake is kept after the the name of the village Pichali and is beautiful dotted with hills, temples, bathing ghats and embankments. The lake adorns with two exquisite palaces Jag Niwas, a summer residence of the princess of Mewar and now a hotel and Jag Mandir built in red sandstone with marble dome.

Udaipur City Palace

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The construction of this beautiful building was started by Udai Singh and is largest palace complex of Udaipur in Rajasthan India. The construction of this building was completed by successive rulers of Udaipur region in Rajasthan India. The complex houses a with large collection of artifacts. Udaipur City Palace is among the most important travel attractions of Rajasthan.

Jagdish temple

Built in 1651 by Maharana Jagat Singh I, the temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.

Saheliyon Ki Bari

The garden is well laid, with extensive lawns and shady walks. Its manicured lawns display a fascinating variety of bougan villea and five fountains release showers in tune with their titles namely, 'Welcome'; 'Raining Cats and Dogs'; 'Rains in Midnight', 'Rains without Clouds'; 'Gentle Shower in Mid Day'.

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