If you are planning a tour to Rajasthan then don't forget to visit its most romantic city, Udaipur. Cloaked in sheer royalty this city transports you to the era of Raja-maharajas. Its palaces, lakes, museums, monuments, culture, cuisine and handicrafts make it a famous destination of Rajasthan.
Popularly known as the ‘Venice of the East', Udaipur is a princely city boasting of some of the finest heritage hotels which offer royal flavor of this incredible land. The Lake Palace is the most famous among all the heritage hotels here. Set amidst beautiful Lake Pichola, Lake Palace is a major attraction of the city. Built in white marble, the palace has luxurious and stunning interiors. It was built in the 17th century. It is one of the finest heritage hotels of the country.
Boasting of a perfect amalgamation of European, Chinese and Indian architectural styles, City Palace is the largest and the most famous palace of the city. It takes pride in its rare collection of the rare artifacts, precious antique furniture, beautiful paintings, enamel work, crystals etc. The palace now serves as a museum.
Lake Pichola is an artificial lake built by Maharana Udai Singh II. Stretching for 4 km in length and 3 km in width, the Lake also has Jag Niwas Island and the Jag Mandir. One can enjoy boating here.
Fateh Sagar Lake is a mesmerizing lake artificially built by Maharana Jai Singh in 1678. Enjoy boating here and also visit the wonderful Nehru Island on it.
Sahelion Ki Bari is a beautiful and refreshing garden where you can relax amidst lush greenery. Its gorgeous greenery, pools with kiosks, flowerbeds, fountains, lawns are its attractions.
Vintage and Classic Car Museum is a must visit destination where you can see a variety of cars which were once used by the erstwhile raja-maharajas.
Shopping is a great delight in Udaipur as its markets are full of a variety of wonderful handicrafts such as embroidered juttis, puppets, tie and dye fabrics, silver jewelry, paintings, wooden articles, metal objects etc.