Jewel of Mewar
Udaipur is popularly referred as the jewel of Mewar. It is the city, which came into existence in 16th century. It is largely famous for its gorgeous lakes, Pichhola, Fatehsagar and Udaisagar. Apart from the magnificent lakes, it homes famous tourist destinations that includes the City Palace, Shilpgram, and Jagdish Temple.
A well connected city, it can be accessed easily by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways from Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur. It is also well connected by railway network. One can resort to roadways, which connects it to the major cities including Delhi and Agra.
How To Reach
|Lake Pichhola, City Palace, Shilpgram, Jagdish Temple.
: 21 km from city center lies the Maharana Pratap Airport. A well connected place by Indian Airlines and Jet Airways with Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur.
: It is connected by the western Railway meter Gauger network and linked to major cities like Delhi, Jaipur Chittaurgarh.
: Well connected to all the major cities like Delhi, Agra.
Facts About Udaipur
Udaipur is a city comprising of nearly 37 sq km. If you wish to tour the city of Udaipur, the best seasons start from September to March. Popular languages are Mewari, Hindi, and English. Famous excursions include Eklingi, Nathwada, and Deogarh. Major attractions are City Palace, Lake Pichhola, Shilpgram, Jagdish Temple.
: 37 sq km.
: September - March.
: Mewari, Hindi, English.
: Eklingi, Nathwada, Deogarh.
: Lake Pichhola, City Palace, Shilpgram, Jagdish Temple.
Places To See
|Other Tourist Destinations
The name of the lake owes its existence to the village Pichali. The beauty of the village is indomitable as it is dotted with hills, bathing ghats, temples, and other embankments. The lake also gives you access to two exquisite palaces such as Jag Niwas, a summer residence of the princes of Mewar and Jag Mandir.
City Palace is one of the most beautiful buildings built by Udai Singh. You can always enjoy a large collection of artifacts, which makes it more than tourist friendly.
The temple has been built in 1651 by Maharana Jagat Singh I. It is one of the gorgeous temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
Saheliyon Ki Bari
Yet another jewel, the garden is equipped with extensive lawns and shady walks. Its manicured lawns are one of the most beautiful entiteis carrying a large variety of bougan villea and other fascinations. With five fountains release showers in tune with their titles, named as 'Welcome'; 'Raining Cats and Dogs'; 'Rains in Midnight', 'Rains without Clouds'; 'Gentle Shower in Mid Day, it is one of the most spectacular sights to get enthralled.