Major Attractions To Visit In Udaipur

Udaipur is a major tourist location in the State of Rajasthan in India. This city was built by the Rajput king, Maharana Udai Singh in 1553. This city is well known for the historic places, scenic locations, forts, temples, and palaces. It is known as the “City Of Lakes” as five major lakes flow through it. The important tourist attractions are listed below

City Palace

This palace built in 1559 is located on the eastern bank of Lake Pichola and is an architectural marvel. This is the largest royal complex in the state with 11 palaces, pavilions, rooms, hanging gardens, courtyards, and terraces. The museum in the complex exhibits some of the finest artistic creations from Rajput culture.

Jag Mandir

This exquisite palace was constructed by Maharanas of Mewar kingdom on an estuary Island in Lake Pichola. This was the summer resort of the royal family. You can reach the mandir by boat and jag mandir is famous for the exceptional architecture and marble and sandstone carvings.

Fateh Sagar Lake

This is an artificial lake which extends to 2.4 km in length and 1.6 km in width. There are three small islands located in this lake and can be reached by boat. There is a park and a zoo located on the largest island.  You can relax in the serene location.

Shilpgram

This village contains cottages with art and craft products from different states in India. You will be able to meet and interact with the artisans. There will be cultural programs from different regions of India during weekends. You can shop the different products from different parts of India at a cheaper price by visiting this place.

Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal

If you want to experience the rich and vast tradition and folk culture of the villages in Rajasthan visit this pace. There will be folk and tribal dances and puppet shows which depict the Rajasthani culture. Tickets to the show can be booked in advance.