We all know Udaipur is one of the most romantic places in India. It is also popularly known as the ‘Venice of the East‘ and ‘The City of Lakes‘. The gorgeous city makes a perfect destination for honeymoon goers or a family getaway. The city is located in Rajasthan is rich in cultural background and a great history which is enough to mesmerize you. There are so many beautiful places that you can visit while you are in Udaipur and most of them have been built and created by the Maharanas.
Have a look at the top 7 places which you just can’t afford to miss.
1. City Palace
Udaipur City Palace is located on the banks of Lake Pichola. It is one of the most romantic places for couples. The architecture of the palace is marvelous and is a testimony to the royal kingdoms of the Rajput dynasty. This palace is known for its rich history. This is one of the best places to visit in Udaipur in 1 day.
2. Lake Fatehsagar
Your journey to Udaipur is incomplete if you missed visiting Fateh Sagar Lake which is located on the north of Lake Pichola and is connected to it through a canal. This place is one of the top tourist attractions that you must visit when you are in Udaipur. On visiting the lake, there are so many activities that you can try like taking a boat ride on the lake. There are three islands also on the lake put of which Nehru Park is the most famous. It’s a perfect place to visit with your family or loved ones as it has a zoo also.
3. Saheliyon Ki Bari
Saheliyon ki Bari means ‘The Garden of the Maidens’. It was constructed by Maharana Bhopal Singh. It is located in the northern part of the city, this exquisite place was built for the maids who accompanied the Princess to Udaipur. It is one of those delightful places where the maids could make a merry, dance and sing together. The garden is well maintained and is also equipped with fountains, kiosks, marble elephants and a delightful lotus pool.
4. Lake Pichola
One of the gorgeous places to visit in Udaipur and that’s Lake Pichola. It’s a man-made lake and is believed to be one of the most beautiful places. Visitors going there just cannot miss out on taking a boat ride on Lake Pichola which starts from Rameshwar Ghat in the City Palace.
5. Jag Mandir
Jag Mandir is built on an island in Lake Pichola and is known for its beautiful interiors and grand style of architecture. The key attraction of this place is its intricate sculptures on the marbles apart from the majestic view of the lake from the palace. This place is famous for serene boat rides and the grand solitude of the temple.
6. Bada Bazaar
If shopping is something which attracts you so much, then this is the place that you should visit in Udaipur. This place features small shops that sell textiles, jewellery, and leather items. If you wish to buy souvenirs then try finding some here. If you are fond of local arts and crafts at cheap prices, then this is the place where you should head to.
This is one of those places which should be on the top of your places to visit in Udaipur. It is a mountain pass in the Aravalli range that connects the Rajsamand and Pali. If you are a history enthusiast, then you must have heard of Halidighati’s battle. This is the place where that battle was fought between Rana Pratap Singh of Mewar and Raja Man Singh of Amber took place in 1576. The place gets its name from the yellow colour of the sand which looks like turmeric.
Which place do you wanna visit among these, if you haven’t had been there?