Udaipur – city of lakes

Population:  4,51,735
Average Climate

Summer: 20°C – 35°C
Winter: 22°C – 25°C

Best Time to visit: October to March

Tourist Attraction In Udaipur

Udaipur is a very popular tourist destination. Known for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput-era palaces. The royal house of Mewar is now known as Udaipur. The city has a profusion of palaces, lakes, elaborate gardens, serene temples and festivals. The fairy tale city with its palaces and lakes surrounded by hills was founded by Maharana Udai Singh in 1559 and became the capital of Mewar after the fall of Chittorgarh in 1567. Udaipur is also known as the "Most Romantic City of India" and the "Kashmir of Rajasthan".The landscape around Udaipur is dotted with crafts villages. It is also one of Rajasthan’s great centers of contemporary art, as well as of miniature paintings. Udaipur, with its picturesque landscape, lakes, and historic palaces and architecture, is a major destination for most tourists, both domestic and foreign nationals visiting the state. With numerous hotels to serve visiting tourists, Udaipur is home to some of the world’s most renowned and the country’s best luxury hotels and resorts.

Places Of Interest

City Palce
City Palace: Located on the east bank of theLake Pichola, City Palace is a fascinating combination of Rajput military architecture and Mughal style decorative techniques. Built on hill top, it is considered as largest of its type in Rajasthan and gives a panoramic view of the city and its surrounding, including that of Lake Palace, Jag Mandiron another island in the lake, Jagdish Temple close to the palace, Monsoon Palace on top of an over looking hillock.
Saheliyon ki Bari
Saheliyon ki Bari:Saheliyon-ki-Bari(Courtyard of the Maidens) is a major garden and a popular tourist space in Udaipur in Indian state of Rajasthan. It lies in northern part of the city and has fountains and kiosks, a lotus pool and marble elephants. It was built by Rana sangram Singh. Saheliyon ki Bari means Garden of the Maidens. Sahelion Ki Bari’ was laid for a group of forty-eight young women attendants who accompanied a princess to Udaipur as part of her dowry. Saheliyon Ki Bari is one of the most beautiful gardens and a major tourist destination in Udaipur. The garden is famous for its lush green lawns, marble art and fountains. Saheliyon Ki Bari means "Garden of maids". This renowned garden is located on the banks of Fateh Sagar Lake, presenting a green retreat in the dry lands of Rajasthan. Garden of maids was built from 1710 to 1734 by Maharana Sangram Singh for the royal ladies.
Jag  Mandir
Jag Mandir: This building was completed by Maharana Jagat Singh Ist in 1652 A.D. It has lush gardens and marble chambers. Eight stone elephants stand solemn at its entrance. Jag Mandir is a beautiful palace located on the southern island of Lake Pichola. This three storied Palace is a palatial structure made in yellow sandstone and marble.
Lake  Pichola
Lake Pichola: Lake Pichola is the most popular artificial man-made lake with fresh water, situated in Udaipur city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was built in 1362 AD by Banjara. The surrounding of lake and the several islands within the lake has been developed over the centuries, with palaces, marble temples, bathing Ghats, family mansions and chabutaras.