Udaipur – Rajasthan, City Of Lakes & Heritage City

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Udaipur – Lake City of India – उदयपुर लेक सिटी

Udaipur, the ‘Venice of the East’, located around chromatic water lakes and surrounded by the lavish green of Aravali hills, Rajasthan State. The city of Lakes lies in the southern part of the state, Rajasthan, India, close to the border of Gujarat. It separated from Thar desert by the Aravali Range.udaipur city

Udaipur History

Maharana Udai Singh II founded Udaipur as the Mewar’s new capital in 1553. It is located in the orbicular Girwa Valley to the southwest of the first capital of Mewar, Nagda. Maharana Udai Singh II, at the rear of the 16th century, beginning of artillery war, decided to move his capital to an untroubled place during his exile at Kumbhalgarh.udaipur india

Maharana Udai Singh constructed a seven-gated, six-kilometer long wall to defend Udaipur from foreign incursion. Ambapole, Brahmpole, Chandpole, Hathipole, Surajpole, Udiapole and so on are the names of those seven Gates. The region inside these walls and gates is famed as the old city or the walled city.

Famous Tourist Places in Udaipurwhite city of india

There are many tourists attractions in the city in which Udaipur fort- Udaipur City Palace, lake palace, Saheliya ki Badi, Gulaab bagh, Sukadiya circle, Chamunda Mandir, sunset point to name a few. one of the most fascinating sights, which lies in the heart of lake Pichola is Lake palace.places to visit in Udaipur

Asia’s second largest sweet water lake made by man finds its home in City of lakes. The Awful City Palace and so-called Monsoon palace, Sajjangarh adds richness and architectural beauty to Udaipur. the White city of India is also famous for its richness in zinc and marble.udaipur images

Fateh Sagar Lake’s Solar observatory located on an island is only of its kind among other observatories in India. The ten-day Shilpgram Festival attracts large people interested in arts and crafts.

Ways to Reach Udaipur India

There are several engrossing sights to see around the city. places have great traditional, cultural and spiritual history. Those places include lakes, forests, religious temples. These are accessible by railways and roadways. The White city of India can reach by 3 of 4 modes of transportation i.e by air, road, and railways (IRCTC NGeT). Maharana Pratap Airport, also known as Dabok Airport is northeast to the center of the city by 25km. Air India, Spicejet, IndiGo and Jet Airways run daily flights from Mumbai and Delhi.udaipur rajasthan

Udaipur also connected to many major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Agra, Ahmedabad, and Ajmer by railways (Find the Train routes from Indore to Udaipur Trains). There are many buses run by states like Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujrat. The Rajasthan Road Ways (RSRTC) providing many transporting services to the different states of tourists. Here, you can check the RSRTC Online Bus Bookings information.

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To get the package details to visit the Rajasthan state, the RTDC (Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation) providing many services. There are also providing many hotels in Udaipur to stay & specially discounted by RTDC Hotels. We can book the rooms in hotels online else we can approach the hotels directly. Some of the best-reviewed hotels are Devra Udaipur, Fateh Prakash Palace, Shiv Niwas Palace, Hotel Mahendra Prakash to name a few.


Udaipur Fort Tourism Website: http://www.tourism.rajasthan.gov.in/udaipur.html

Contact Number: 0141-5155100,5110593
Email Id: cot-dot@rajasthan.gov.in
Address Info:
Paryatan Bhawan, Khasa Kothi Hotel Campus,
M.I.Road., Jaipur

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