Udaipur – The Historic Capital also known as the “City of Lakes”, It is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar in the former Rajputana. It was founded in 1558 by Udai Singh II of the Sisodia clan of Rajput when he shifted his capital from the city of Chittorgarh to Udaipur after Chittorgarh was besieged by Akbar.
City Palace is situated in the Udaipur, located on the banks Of Pichola Lake, Udaipur. The City Palace is the Biggest and flamboyant Royal Complex in Rajasthan, which makes it the most popular destination in Rajasthan Tourism. Maharana Uday Singh built This Magnificent In 1559 And Served as the Main Seat of Power Where Uday Singh Lived and Administrated the Kingdom From.
Over the period of 400 years, several successors added a number of splendid structures to City Palace and now it is an array of Mahals, pavilions, corridors, terraces, courtyards, hanging gardens, and museums that showcase some of the finest element of Rajput art and cultures. From the architecture to colorful paintings that we can see in all Rajasthan Palaces and Havelies and exotic mirror work, fountains, wall paintings that make the palaces are Most Famous places in Udaipur and in Rajasthan Tourism.
Timings – 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Entry fee– INR 300 (Adults), INR 100 (Students and Children)
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If you are in Vintage cars then this place is the best place to see the golden cars of the vintage era, it is another very famous tourist place to visit in Udaipur. It was inaugurated on Feb 15, 2000, and it is owned by Arvind Singh Mewar (76th custodian of the House of Mewar). The collection has around 20 cars (some of the cars around 70 years old yet they are well maintained and are kept in working condition). Vintage Car museum houses many famous vintage cars like the 1934 Rolls-Royce Phantom featured in the Bond film Octopussy and rare 4 Mercedes models, Rolls-Royce, 1936 Vauxhall-12, 1937 Opel Models, and 2 Cadillac 1939, one MG-TC Convertible are The Most Popular Car in the museum in the display.
Museum is located on the Gulab Bagh Road, just opposite to to the main entrance of Gulab Bagh and Zoo.
Timings – 9:00 AM – 9:00PM (Sunday – Saturday)
Entry fee– INR 250 (Adults), INR 150 (Students and Children)
Lake Pichola was built in 1362 AD by Banjaras (a Gypsy) who used to transport the grains on the islands Jag Niwas, Jag Mandir during the regime of Maharana Lakha, and later on it was developed so that various palaces can have the beautiful view of the lake.
It is one of the most beautiful tourist spot in Udaipur. And it gives the glimpses of old Udaipur and one can enjoy the boat ride to explore the lake and one can drive around the lake to experience the scenic beauty and around the lake, various restaurants and food joints are located, where you can enjoy the local street food and kids can have camel rides on the walkway of the lake and enjoy the sunset, which is most serene feeling to experience in Udaipur.
Fateh Sagar lake
Fateh Sagar Lake Situated In the northwest Of Udaipur, Fateh Sagar Lake is a Sparkling lake Which Is one of the Most Major Famous Tourist Places To Visit In Udaipur. In 1687 Maharana Jai Singh built it and got it to name from Maharana Fateh Singh in 1889.
The locals normally visit the place for a morning walk here. The place is only a couple of kilometers from Lake Pichola and can be combined in the plan on the same day. The lake is clean and serene. Enjoying a relaxed Afternoon in the tranquil beauty of this Lake, one can try boating And Also You Can Try other sports like cycling water scooters.
Located on Bansdara peak of the Aravalli hill range ,on the outskirt of the city Udaipur this palace is a former royal residence belonging to Mewar Family, Built by Maharana Sajjan Singh (1874-1884) in year 1884.It was primarily built to watch the monsoon clouds, that is how it is often called as “Monsoon Palace” and later it was turned into hunting lodge. From the palace we can see the panoramic view of the lakes around the city and palaces scattered around.
At the foothills of the palace, Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary is located where you can see various reptiles, tigers, sambhar deer, wild boars, hyenas panthers, and jackals.
Timings – 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Entry fee – INR 150 from entry gate to the fort.
Accommodation Budget: –
Starting from Hostels to Mid-Range Hotels to the very luxurious hotels and villas, Udaipur has it all. Luxurious stay like Udaipur Hotels, the Oberoi Udaivilas. Taj Lake Palace can cost between 15000 – 25000 per night. Hostels like Mustache ,Zostel Udaipur, Musafir Hostels, Bunkyard and many more can charge around INR 400 to INR 700 for a night in Udaipur. One meal at any budget hotel/restaurant will cost a minimum of INR 300. So, if you plan to stay in budget hotels/hostels, eat locally, a 3 nights trip may cost you INR 5000 to INR 6000.
Best time to visit: – September to March
Trip Duration: – 3-4 Days