Most Fascinating Places to See in Udaipur (City of Lakes)

Udaipur, a destination where royalty and romance is reflected at each and every corner, a destination where a huge number of celebrities and tourists want to spend their precious time in India’s most romantic city. Thus, it has always scored the list of top attractions in the world.

Gratifying and enchanting the tourists with its magnificent palaces, beautiful architecture, exquisite heritage, splendid lakes, mesmerizing culture and tradition and colorful attractions, Udaipur tenders its visitors many more like Rajasthani dance performances and fiestas holding in some of its isolated regions. On your visit you will undeniably be fascinated by the many such picturesque beauties that making Udaipur Tourism stand higher than the others.

The city was originated by Maharaja Udai Singh in 1568. Known as the city of lakes and kaleidoscopic destination, which renders a chance to live the life of the ancient rulers, Udaipur could be one of the best holiday experiences for anybody seeking for peace, romance, harmony and adventure. Get acquainted with the more attractions of Udaipur by shedding some light on the below mentioned appeals:

Lake Palace

Built under the track of Maharaja Jagat Singh II as a royal summer palace in 1743, the palace was constructed facing east so that the tenants pray to the sun deity at first light.

The Lake Palace has now been transformed into an opulence hotel, offering its guests an opportunity to experience the marvelous yet comfortable stay at a destination where magnificence, royalty, sumptuousness come simultaneously to bestow you the complete lavish experience. Located amid the Lake Pichola in white marble, it is indeed a first choice of every visitor roving to Udaipur.

City Palace

Engross yourself in the history of the Maharanas of Mewar and various scenic sights at the City Palace, positioned on the bank of picturesque Lake Pichola. It is eminent for its 11 stunning palaces with galleries and wonderful concoction of European, Chinese, Mughal and Medieval structural designs. Some of its segments are divided into heritage hotels and museums.

On your way to the museum you can spot the beautiful interior designing, astounding glass decoration work and effigy of Lord Ganesha. The museum possesses assorted paintings, portraying the lives of the ancient rules and presenting the king’s and queen’s palace, whereas the luxury hotels- Fateh Prakash and Shiv Niwas, palaces turned hotels, tendering a perfect and luxurious stay with world class facilities and services, which can’t be matched with any other leading hotels in the entire city. Other famous attractions inside the palaces are Sheesh Mahal Durbar hall, Manak Mahal, Chini Chitrashala and Dikusha Mahal.

Jag Mandir

Also called as the lake garden palace, it would use as a summer resort by the royal family for throwing parties. It is the first temple, which was built amidst the Lake Pichola and nothing is embellishing in saying that the temple reminds a story of a fairy tale.

Moreover, the Mandir gives the impression of being magical at the crack of dawn. You can also dig into an array of feasts with the lovely views of the City Palace by heading towards the restaurants and bar, which are recently renovated.

Jagdish Temple

Devoted to deities of Vishnu and Jagannath, the place of worship (Jagdish temple) is visited by tons of visitors throughout the year.

It was built with exhaustive carvings of Indo-Aryan structural design by Maharaja Jagat Singh during 17th century. Moreover, the temple comprises of fine statues of numerous gods and goddess and elephants.

Saheliyon ki Bari

Saheliyon ki Bari was created by Maharana Pratap Singh in the respect of 48 women, who came with a princess to Udaipur city in the form of her dowry. Also known as the gardens of the maids of honor, it is considered as the idyllic destination among the others in Udaipur for relishing the spirit of the ancient times. The other attractions, which are playing a great role in enhancing the exquisiteness of the garden, are, marble pavilions, decorative fountains, lotus pools and lush green gardens.

The list of captivating attractions does not end here; there is a whole lot of attractions like vintage and car museum, shilpgram, Fateh Sagar Lake and many more. Explore all of them with great anticipation and excitement on Udaipur tour. Surely, this holiday experience is going to be one of the best of your lifetime.

About Author:

Shubhanshi loves traveling and sharing her travel experience with the world through her blogs. She has traveled around India and abroad. The destinations in India close to her heart are Rajasthan, Kerala and Uttarakhand, which are popular for their very own reasons. The diversity of these places has always attracted her and she has always expressed it through her writing.

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