Udaipur Travel
The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur is not only the gateway to the state, it is also the most natural place to begin a discovery of Rajasthan's multifaceted attractions.

Delhi Agra Jaipur


Taj Mahal
Useful Links
.. Facebook
.. Twitter
.. Blog

Delhi Agra Jaipur Tours
Golden Triangle Tours
.. Golden Triangle Travel Tour
.. India Cultural Tour
.. Bharatpur Sanctuary Tour
.. Golden Triangle, Tiger Tour
.. Desert Festival Tour
.. Palace on Wheels Tour
.. Rajasthan Tour Packages
.. Rajasthan Holidays Tour
Hotels In India
- Hotels In Jaipur
Hotel Trident
Hotel Raj Vilas
Hotel Holiday In
Hotel Clarks Amer
Hotel Alsisar Haveli
Hotel Rajputana Sheraton
Hotel Rambagh Palace
Hotel Jai Mahal Palace
Hotel Samode Haveli
Hotel Mansingh Palace
Major Attractions
Jaipur
India Holidays
Photo Gallery



Delhi Agra Jaipur » Jaipur Circuit » Udaipur Travel
Plan Your Tour

Udaipur Travel - The Lake City


Founded in 16th centuary,Udaipur is named after Maharaja Udai Singh.Udaipur popularly known as the jewel of Mewar - was ruled by the Sisodia dynasty for 1200 years. The city is situated about 2000 feet above the sea level .

The city of Udaipur is intermingled by three serene lakes: Pichhola, Fatehsagar and Udaisagar. These glorious lakes enhance the beauty of the town. The main lake - Pichhola- is surrounded with small islands. In one of these, stands the elegant Jag Mandir. This yellow sandstone tower, inlaid with marble has been devoted to the lord of the Universe

Udaipur - Lake Palace

Udaipur is the closest major city to Nathdwar, where the Sri Nathji Deity is located.

Udaipur Travel with Tourist attraction
» City Palace : This is the largest palace in Rajasthan. It's main entrance is through the triple-arched gate. The upper balconies of the palace are the highest point in the area and give you a good view of Pichola Lake and the city below.The palace is opened from 9.30 am to 4 pm

» Sahelion - Ki - Bari (Garden Of The Maids Of Honour) : Udaipur is also famous for Sahelion - ki - Bari..

» Pichchola lake : Good spot for sight-seeing.The lake has two lake palaces on it and is surrounded by hills, palaces and temples.

» Fateh Sagar : Another lake surrounded by hills and was constructed by Maharana Fateh Singh. At the centre of the lake is a beautiful garden flaunting the flora and fauna.

» Ranakpur : 60 km north of Udaipur stands the beautiful ranakpur temple ,one of the largest and most important Jain temple in India. It is situated in the remote valley of the Aravalli range Most of the intricately carved temples here date between 12th and 15th Centuary.

Ranakpur Jain Temple

Excursion of Udaipur
» Dungarpur : Situated 120 km from Udaipur, Dungarpur has a unique topography, rugged terrain in the northeast to fertile plains of alluvial soil in the southwest. The interesting feature in the town are the Udai Bilas Palace, Juna Mahal, Gaib Sagar Lake, Vijay Raj Rajeshwar Temple, and Government Archaeological Museum.

» Eklingji : Built in 728, the Eklingji is famous for its Shiv temples , who is regarded to be the guardian deity of the Mewar. The Shiva was regarded as the virtual ruler by the Maharajas of Mewar. The interesting feature of the temple is a black marble image of Lord Shiva with four faces. This temple is 24 kms from Udaipur

» Ghanerao : The red sandstone Havelis ,was founded by Gopal Das Rathore. and consisted of a number of old temples, baolis, and marble chattris. Ghanerao is situated just 5 km beyond the Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary.

» Mewar Festival, Udaipur : The Mewar Festival overlapped with the festival of Gangaur in Udaipur, and has a unique charm about it. The festival of Gangaur is major for women of Rajasthan. They dress up in their best clothes and participate in the festival. The females gather to dress the images of Isar and Gauri and then carry them in a ceremonial procession through different parts of the city. The procession winds its way to the Gangaur Ghat at Lake Pichhola.

It is time for cultural events where Rajasthani culture is portrayed through songs, dances and other programmes.

Buyer's Paradise
You can get exclusive picchwais, colourful wall paintings in Udaipur. The exclusive shopping items are colourful saris, silver jewellery, miniature paintings and Nathdwara-made idols. The shopping centres are Lake Palace Road, Jagdish temple. You can get the Handicraft at Ganesh Handicraft Emporium and Shree Nath Emporium on the City Palace Road and Jagdish road.

Access
» By Air : Indian Airlines operates flights from Udaipur to Delhi, Jaipur, Aurangabad, Jodhpur and Mumbai.

» By Bus : Well connected through deluxe buses operating from Udaipur to Jaipur, Ajmer, Kota, Bundi, Jodhpur and Chittorgarh.

» By Train : Udaipur is well connected by train to Delhi, Jaipur and Ahmedabad

Other Cities around Jaipur
» Khajuraho
» Jaisalmer
» Udaipur
» Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary




Tour Packages of Jaipur
» Golden Triangle Tour with Forts and Palaces - (GT011)
Duration - 17 Nights / 18 Days
» Golden Triangle with Rajasthan Heritage Tours - (GT015)
Duration - 15 Nights / 16 Days
» Golden Triangle with Desert Festivals - (GT021)
Duration - 13 Nights / 14 Days


History of Tajmahal | Agra Information | Golden Triangle Travel | Golden Triangle Tours | Iskcon Temples | Jantar Mantar Jaipur


Home | Golden Triangle Tours | Your Feedback | About The Company | Contact us | History of Tajmahal

Site Designed, Maintained & Developed by Delhi Agra Jaipur Travel Services