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About Udaipur – The City of Lakes

With the Lakes all around and the romantic aura is what Udaipur is made up of. Blessed with the natural divine beauty, the grandeur of Udaipur expands with the human counterpoint. The city well recognized as the city of Lakes, besides just the lakes, this mesmerizing city furnishes itself with the magnificent palaces, astonishing forts and beautiful hills.
Located in the midst of Aravalli Ranges of Rajasthan, Udaipur sometimes is referred to as the ‘Kashmir of Rajasthan’. The royal city with a spectacular royal environment was the capital of Mewar for quite a few centuries. Spangled between the exquisite water bodies of Fateh Sagar, Pichola and Swaroop Sagar, Udaipur is the second most sought after tourist destinations of the flamboyant state Rajasthan. Proudly referred as the Venice of East, this city of lakes fascinates its travelers with the great grand royalty reflected in not only the forts and palaces but in the gardens and especially the Architecture which was the fusion of Rajputs and Mughal style.

Udaipur and It's Tourism

Udaipur known for its picturesque maze captivates travelers from all over the world. The history of city is glorified with flattering architecture and mesmerizing charm houses a plenty of magnificent forts, mesmerizing palaces, dazzling museums and enchanting temples. This ‘Jewel of Mewar’ with its extraordinary features and mesmerizing aura till today is capable enough to drive back people intro the most colorful and luxurious Rajput era. With a unique blend of land and water along with the splendid constructions surrounded by the lush greenery of hills expands the charm of the city on to greater heights.The alluring blend of sights, sounds and experience, this romantic city is an inspiration for any poets, painters and writers.

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With its fairy tale palaces, lakes temples, gardens and narrow lanes, epitomizing valor and chivalry, the colorful festivals and the lively workspaces takes away the hearts of its visitors in no time.
Accessibility of Udaipur: Udaipur is accessible from every corner of the country with its two airports, Maharana Pratap Airport and Dabok Airport, a wide network of railways and by road as well.
Best time to Visit: Udaipur can be called out in any part of the year, yet the recommended time period is August to March.
Udaipur Stay: the Udaipur Hotels serves the pockets of all kind of travelers offering them a comfortable stay.

Top Attractions of Udaipur

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City Palace

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Situated on the banks of river Pichola, this magnificent City palace was built by Maharana Udai Mirza Singh in 1559. With the perfect fusion of European, Medieval and Chinese styles of architectures, this mesmerizing City palace is one of the Largest Palaces of the World that includes eleven other palaces inside it with an assortment of Mahal, courtyards, pavilions, corridors, terraces, rooms and hanging gardens. Constructed with granite and marble, City Palace is the must explore attraction of Udaipur.

Lake Pichola

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One of the human hand wonder in the city blessed with natural divine beauty, Lake Pichola was erected in 1362 AD. The oldest, one of the largest and one of the most beautiful lake of Udaipur fascinates people from all over the world. The perfect boat ride on the lake can let you see and feel the beauty and die.

Lake Palace

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The marvelous architectural situated on the Island of Jag Niwas in Lake Pichola, Lake was constructed by Maharana Jagat Singh II in 1746. Being one of the prominent tourist attractions of Udaipur, it is now reserved as the Taj Lake Palace considered being one of the most romantic and mesmerizing hotels in the world.

Fateh Sagar Lake

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Another artificial lake of Udaipur is again one of the prominent tourist attractions. With surreal blue waters and dazzling beauty, th8s Fateh Sagar Lake offers plenty of water sports apart from boating. Divided intro three islands, the largest one is now called the Nehru Park, the second houses the public park with water-jet fountains and the third houses the Udaipur Solar Observatory which is the best solar observatory site in Asia.

Saheliyon ki Bari

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A mesmerizing scenic beauty garden by Sangram Singh II acted as a gift to his queen and her maids where they could relax in the natural beauty of the area. Designed by the king himself, till date this garden serves as an escape to the chaos of the city life to people.

Jagdish Temple

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Standing tall in the complex of City Palace, Jagdish Temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The mesmerizing architecture of the temple includes the dazzling carvings, numerous appealing statues and serenic and calm atmosphere. Designed in stunning Indo-Ayan architectural style, this temple also houses other shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva, Ganesha, the Sun God and Goddess Shakti. Apart from these attractions, as per the point of interests of udaipur, one may opt for an Udaipur Shopping tour or you may witness the Folk Dance Show while you may have your lavish dinner in Bagore ki Haveli.

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