Udaipur – Venice of the East

Udaipur – Venice of the East

Udaipur, the City of lakes and Venice of the East, is known to be one of the topmost cities to visit in the world.

Udaipur is the real essence of India’s heritage and is recognized as one of the most romantic spots all over the globe. Udaipur is the perfect blend of culture, history as well as traditions. There are many things to see in Udaipur.

 

Some of them are listed below which you should not miss at all:

Lake Palace, Lake Pichola

Lake Palace is known as one of the most romantic hotels worldwide and is one of the must-visit tourist destinations in Udaipur. This lake palace resides near Lake Pichola, and you should have a boat ride through the lake that takes you to explore some most famous monuments of Udaipur. Enchanting the magical aura is beautiful sunset and rippling waves this place resembles a fairytale kingdom.

 

Jag Mandir

Jag Mandir palace is very well known for its mesmerizing interiors along with a grand style of architecture. It is built on an island in Lake Pichola and is popular for serene boat rides as well as the magnificent solitude of the temple. This place is for sure one of the best places to visit in Udaipur. This place is also well known for holding parties and wedding functions. Owing to its Mughal and Rajput style, it attracts many visitors .every year.

 

Udaipur Solar Observatory

Udaipur Solar Observatory is known as the best solar observing site in Asia and is located on an island in the Fateh Sagar Lake. It is one of some observatories worldwide situated on land and is surrounded by water from all sides and which help to offer favorable atmosphere to the observatory.  

 

City palace

City Palace in Udaipur is located on banks of Lake Pichola and is known to be the most popular tourist places in Udaipur. The palace has splendid architecture and is a testimony to the royal kingdoms of Rajput dynasty. City Palace is known for its beauty and rich history and is a benchmark for many structures till date.

 

Lake Fatehsagar

Lake Fatehsagar is known for its beauty and is recognized as one of the beautiful lakes in Rajasthan. The place comprises three islands, and every island has a well-maintained park where you can reach all the way through a boat ride.  It is the best place to spend a romantic evening in Udaipur where you can enjoy the view of the city along with sunset.

 

Bagore Ki Haveli

Bagore ki Haveli is known to be one of the oldest Havelis in Udaipur located nearby Lake Pichola. The place is an abode to one of the popular galleries displaying Rajputana history and heritage. You can see many antique monuments and the world’s largest turban here. The antique collection comprises stuff used by Rajputs like hand fans, jewellery, boxes, copper vessels and many more things.

 

Vintage Classic Cars Museum

Vintage Classic Car Museum is a paradise for motor enthusiasts in Udaipur and is the must visit place for everyone. It is also a very popular destination in Udaipur since 2000 Feb. after the inauguration the place permitted many local and foreign visitors to appreciate the fantastic car collections.  The museums display many famous vintage cars and also present a calm, quiet and peaceful environment for all.

 

Shilpgram

This is the best place to visit for those who love handicrafts as it is an arts and crafts village in Udaipur. It is spread up to 70 acres and displays the heritage and arts of rural areas of Udaipur.  You will get memorable experience here by witnessing the rich traditional art forms, beautiful paintings along with various crafts.

 

Jagdish Temple

Jagdish Temple is acknowledged as Udaipur’s largest temple, and about 1.5 million rupees were used up for its Indo Aryan architectural marvel. The temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and also houses other shires which are devoted to Lord Ganesha, Lord Shiva, Goddess Shakti and the Sun God. In the complex of Jagdish Temple, you can also shop for handicrafts.

 

Crystal Gallery

Crystal Gallery is known to be the world class gallery and presents much exclusive and exquisite crystal collection.  The collection includes bottles, dinner wares, furniture and decanters along with crystal bed which is only single piece worldwide. There is a restaurant at the gallery and photography is strictly prohibited for all.     

       

Udaipur is a place full of surprises and if you want to experience the best out of it then don’t forget to book a hotel in Udaipur near Lake Palace or City palace. Udaipur presents royal architectures, serene lakes, colorful shopping centers and delectable cuisine and so is known to be the best heritage tourist destination.