best places to visit in udaipur

If you went to Venice then it’s great. If not, and if you want to know how it will feel in a lovely atmosphere, then you may have to go to Udaipur, which is called ‘Venice of the East’ and ‘The City of Lex’. A city in Udaipur, Rajasthan is a wonderful place and has a rich cultural background and a great history. The palace reflects the architectural splendor prevailing during the period of Rajputs and the beautiful landscape is descriptive how nature can be liberal, where it chooses to choose. Here are the top 10 places to go to Udaipur, which you can not remember.

                                 1. City Palace

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Architecture, Photography.
  • Tickets: 30 INR for adults and 15 INR for children.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days ( 9:30am to 5:30pm).
  • Duration: 1-2 hours.

About City Palace

The City Palace was built in 1559 by Maharana Uday Mirza Singh. The palace is located on the banks of Lake Pichola. The palace is a mix of European, medieval and Chinese styles of architecture. There are 11 splendid palaces in the City Palace and they were all created during different periods and various rulers. The palace shape is inspirational with patio, terrace, pavilion, hanging gardens and more. Everything is spectacular about the palace, this architecture, the antiques inside and the special paintings hanging on the walls.

 

Things to Do at City Palace

  • Take a tour of City Palace.
  • Visit the City Palace Museum (charges separate).
  • Enjoy a scenic view of the nearby Lake Pichola.

                               2. Lake Pichola

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: Nature, Photography.
  • Tickets: Boat ride costs 340 INR for adults and 170 INR for children. A sunset boat ride would cost about 220 INR more.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days till sunset.
  • Duration: 1-2 hours

About Lake Pichola

Another man, dominated by nature, marveled, the lake Pichola was built in 1362 AD. Rana Uday Singh II extended the lake in the 16th century. The picturesque lake is surrounded by huge hills, magnificent palaces, temples and bathing ghats. The lake island Pichola offers various tourist sites and therefore move in Lake Pichola, you will definitely be sure to take a moment of whales. Sunset ideas are amazing The boat has a panoramic view of Cruz town, in the evening, especially when you see the sun on your eyes, so you burn the city. The palace looks amazing with light and this is a good view from the lake.

Things to Do at Lake Pichola

  • Boat riding during sunset.
  • Stroll along the pathways surrounding the lake.
  • Visit the attractions like Lake Palace and Lake Garden Palace

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                                3. Lake Palace

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Weddings, Photography.
  • Tickets: Museum tour costs 75 INR, Crystal Gallery tour costs 500 INR and boat ride costs 450 INR.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days.
  • Duration: 1-2 hours.

About Lake Palace

Udaipur tourism and a famous wedding destination, an architectural miracle symbolized by Lake Palace or Jag Residence. The palace is located on the island of Jiv Ravan in Pichola Lake and was built by Maharana Jagat Singh II in 1746. Later it was converted into a luxury hotel in the 1960s and now Taj is a part of luxury resorts. This amazing place has also been shown in many Hollywood and Bollywood movies.

Things to Do near Lake Palace

  • Have a luxurious meal in the many restaurants.
  • Boat Ride in Lake Pichola.
  • A tour of this historic heritage site.
  • Visit the nearby Jagdish temple nearby.
  • Enjoy the sunset at the nearby Lake Fatehsagar.

                          4. Lake Garden Palace

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Architecture, Photography.
  • Tickets: A 30 min ride would cost 225 INR (adult) and 115 INR (child). An hour ride would cost 325 INR (Adult) and 115 INR (child).
  • Opening Timings: Open all days.
  • Duration: 1-2 hours.

About Lake Garden Palace

It is said that Jagamandir or Lake Garden Palace served as inspiration for the Taj Mahal when Shahjahan took refuge here in his short days. This palace has a long history and is considered one of the symbols of friendship between the Mughals and the Rajputs. A series of impressive structures give this palace a ruler experience and pleases any visitor.

Things to Do at Lake Garden Palace

  • Visit the flower garden.
  • Boat Ride in Lake Pichola.
  • Savour Rajasthani cuisine at the Darikhana restaurant.
  • Visit the museum in the complex.
  • Visit the nearby City Palace.

                           5. Vintage Car Museum

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Automobiles, Photography.
  • Tickets: 250 INR for adults and 150 INR for children.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (9 am to 9 pm).
  • Duration: 45 min

About the Vintage Car Museum

For all motor enthusiasts a paradise, the Royal Vintage Car Museum should go to any visitor. It was inaugurated in February 2000 and has since become a very popular tourist destination. The museum has many famous vintage cars, such as the Rolls-Royce Phantom of 1934, which are used in the Bond film Octopus, and some rare Rolls Royce models have some names. The quiet and peaceful atmosphere here is an extra bonus.

Things to Do near Royal Vintage Car Museum

  • Have traditional Rajasthani thali at the Garden Hotel.
  • Vintage car tour.
  • Visit the nearby Gulab Bagh.

The Wonders OF UDAIPUR,Come explore the wonders and sites that Udaipur

                            6. Bagore Ki Haveli

 

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Architecture, Photography.
  • Tickets: 60 INR plus 100 INR additional charges for camera.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (10am to 6:30 pm).
  • Duration: 1-2 hours.

About Bagore Ki Haveli

Bagore mansion is located near Pichola Lake. The 18th century was built by Chief Minister of the Royal Court, Amir Chand Badawah. Haveli became the residence of Maharana Shakti Singh of Bagore in 1878 and hence its name is Bagore mansion. It was converted into a museum to maintain the royal touch in the building. The museum presents the culture of Mewar. The ancient collection contains materials used by Rajputs like jewelry boxes, hand fans, copper vessels etc. The spacious building has more than 100 rooms and looks spectacular with its unique style of architecture. When you are there, make sure you present yourself for the events organized here in the evening.

Things to Do at Bagore Ki Haveli

  • Visit the museum in the haveli.
  • Witness the musical and folk dance shows.
  • Catch a theatre show at theatre ground.
  • Enjoy a puppetry show listen to folk tales.
  • View the beautiful sunset.
  • Shop for handicrafts, souvenirs and other artworks.

                             7. Saheliyon Ki Bari

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

 Visitor Information

  • Famous for: History, Architecture, Photography, Gardens.
  • Tickets: 10 INR for Indians and 50 INR for foreigners.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (8am to 8pm).
  • Duration: 45 min.

About Saheliyon Ki Bari

Built by the Sangram Singh II as a gift for the Queen and her jobs, there is a beautiful sight to see Sahelian’s turn (companion garden). The king himself designed the garden and tried to make it a comfortable place where the queen could rest with her 48 jobs. The garden still offers its purpose in many ways and people come to this place to avoid the chaos of the city.

Things to Do at Saheliyon Ki Bari

  • Walk through the gardens.
  • Visit the museum.
  • Have a meal at the multi cuisine restaurant, 1559 AD.

                               8. Jagdish Temple

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: Pilgrimage, History, Architecture, Photography.
  • Tickets: No entry fee.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (4:15 am to 1 pm & 5:15 pm to 8pm).
  • Duration: 45 min.

About Jagdish Temple

Built in the year 1651, Jagdish temple is the largest temple of Udaipur. An estimated 1.5 million INRs were spent on this amazing Indo-Aryan architectural wonders. It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and other temples dedicated to Lord Shiva, Ganesha, Sun God and Goddess Shakti. This temple should not only be offered to your devotion but also for beautiful wall carving, elephant statues and stunning architecture.

Things to Do near Jagdish Temple

  • Shop for handicrafts at the shopping complex.

The Wonders OF UDAIPUR,Come explore the wonders and sites that Udaipur

                                 9. Shilpgram

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: Shopping, Photography, Village life.
  • Tickets: 30 INR for Indians and 50 INR for foreigners.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (11 am to 7pm).
  • Duration: 2-3 hours.

About Shilpgram

Located in the lap of the Aravali Mountain, situated in approximately 70 acres of land, Shilangamagram is a rural art and craft complex set up to promote the traditional arts and crafts of Rajasthan. It provides employment to many rural artisans and is the center of many cultural festivals organized on a regular basis. Another attraction here is an open-air amphitheater, which provides a center stage for many art festivals. To experience the simplicity of the life of the village, participate in art or dance performances and visit Shilgramam to shop on your heart’s content.

Things to Do at Shilpgram

  • Eat at the Shilpi restaurant.
  • Shop at the Rural Arts and Crafts Complex.
  • Visit two museums near the shopping complex.
  • Enjoy theatre, art or dance showcases at the Amphitheatre.
  • Visit the Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary nearby.

                               10. Moti Magri

best places to visit in udaipur
best places to visit in udaipur

Visitor Information

  • Famous for: Gardens, History, Architecture, Photography.
  • Tickets: 20 INR for adults and 10 INR for children.
  • Opening Timings: Open all days (9am to 6pm).
  • Duration: 0.5-1 hour.

About Moti Magri

A proper tribute in memory of Maharana Pratap and his beloved horse Chetak, Moti Magri holds an amazing bronze statue of Maharana on his horse Chetak. It is situated on the top of the hill near Fateh Sagar Lake and not only provides some beautiful looking points but nearby lakes but also in Udaipur. To know the shocking legacy of events related to Maharana Pratap, go to Moti Magri and get some really amazing ideas.

Things to Do around Moti Magri

  • Visit the Moti Mahal museum.
  • Enjoy the Light and Sound show in the evening.
  • Visit the Japanese Rock Garden.
  • Visit the nearby Fateh Sagar Lake and Swaroop Sagar Lake.

best places to visit in udaipur

The Wonders OF UDAIPUR,Come explore the wonders and sites that Udaipur

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