Udaipur City Guide- Top 5 Places to Visit in Udaipur

Udaipur city is one of the beautiful cities of India, it is located 598 metres above sea level in the south Rajasthan. Udaipur is known as a city of lakes for it is a series of artificial lakes and established by Maharana Udai Singh 2 in 1559. Aravalli hills surrounded by all the directions give the more beautiful looks to Udaipur city. It's also famous for natural beauty, attractive palaces and spectacular architecture that's by Udaipur city known as the "Venice of the East", the "Most Romantic City of India". Udaipur city is the most selected romantic city of India, and therefore it's the best destination for a honeymoon. Udaipur makes a royal honeymoon for newlyweds between the natural and beautiful place. 

If you would like to spend good times with your family, then recommend you to must-visit Udaipur. Therefore we choose the popular tourist places in Udaipur which you can't ignore. Let's look at the famous places to visit in Udaipur.

    Best Tourist Places in Udaipur   

  • Lake Pichola
  • City Palace
  • Lake Badi
  • Karni Mata Temple- Sunset View of Udaipur
  • Sajjangarh Palace Udaipur

Lake Pichola- Imposing Architecture


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Lake Pichola, located in Udaipur city in the Indian state of Rajasthan, is an artificial freshwater lake, built in the year 1362 AD, identified after the nearby Picholi village. It is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Udaipur. Lake Pichola is famous for four islands, namely – Jag Mandir, Jag Niwas, Mohan Mandir and Arsi Vilas. Views of sunrise and sunset from the lake most attractive thing for the people. Taking a boat ride around the freshwater lake during sunset is one of the most delightful and relaxing things to do in Udaipur.

Timing: 9 am to 6 pm
Boat Ride: Adult – INR 400/- per hour, Children – INR 200/- per hour

City Palace Udaipur 

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City Palace one of the architectural fascination of Rajasthan, situated on banks of Lake Pichola. City Palace is the most attractive and famous tourist place in Udaipur. City Palace surrounding by Aravali mountain range added Natural beauty and atmosphere that offer fabulous views to the people. Therefore City Palace counted as one of the famous romantic places in Udaipur. As per history, it's a symbol of Mewar Kingdom and built by Maharana Udai Singh during his rule in 1537. It's also known as City Palace Museum. City Palace was opened to the public as the City Palace Museum in 1969. Museum has a series of palaces, including the Mardana Mahal (royal palace for Men) and Zenana Mahal (royal palace for Women). This Museum very famous between the people for the oldest collection of Mewar Kingdom memories. 

Timing: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
City Palace Udaipur Entry Fee: 30Rs. per person for Adults 15Rs. per person for Children 200 Rs.for Camera Fee

Badi Lake Udaipur

Lake Badi is one of the major romantic places of Udaipur city. It is an artificial lake built by Maharana Raj Singh I (1652) in the town Badi that's the reason people called Badi Lake or Lake Badi. Badi lake has been quite famous among tourists in recent years. The historical name of this lake is Jiyan Sagar named after Jana Devi, mother of Raj Singh. This lake surrounded by mountains and architecture a perfect mixture of natural and artificial. Hence this is an excellent place for photography to couple and family.

Timing: 8 am – 6 pm
Badi Lake Udaipur Entry Fee: No Entry Fee

Karni Mata Temple- Sunset View of Udaipur

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This temple made on the name of Shri Manshapurna Karni Mata, it's one of the beautiful places to visit in Udaipur. This Hindu temple established on the Machla Magra Hills, near the Doodh Talai Lake in Udaipur. From Udaipur railway station it's 3km far, and Mansapurna Karni Mata Ropeway is a famous cable car ride that connects Sri Karni Mata Temple at Machhala Hill Top and Deendayal Upadhyay Park in Udaipur. If you miss the sunset view of this place means you missed the beauty of nature. Sunset view from the Manshapurna Karni Mata creates its photography place for tourists. Don't miss this place during your Udaipur tour.

Timing:24 hours open but  8 am – 6 pm (Best timing to visit here)
Timings for ropeway are 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Sajjangarh Palace Udaipur

Sajjangarh Palace situated on top of the Aravalli hill the outskirts part of Udaipur city. This glorious residential palace built by Maharana Sajjan Singh in 1884. It's also known as Monsoon Palace because of the royal family used this as a hunting lodge as well as to watch the monsoon clouds. Monsoon Palace offers magnificent panoramic views of Udaipur city and its stunning lakes, mountains and palaces. At the evening at this place the beauty of nature more shine, hence this is counted as a romantic location. We recommend you visit one time to Sajjangarh Palace Udaipur.

Timing: 8 am to 6 pm
Fee: Indians: Rs 10, Foreigners: Rs 80

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