Udaipur & Shrinathji Darshan Yatra
 

Udaipur Tourist Attractions

Fateh Sagar

One of the cities of Rajasthan, Udaipur is better known all around the world for its beauty and for its prospered nature and human creations. Tourists from across the world get overwhelmed on having a glimpse of the magnificence of royal palaces and imposing buildings of Udaipur. Tourists from India and abroad, photographers, writers filmmakers, actors, businessmen and others get so much attracted by the culture, people, folk songs, folk dances, dressing sense, occasions festivals etc. of Udaipur that they are compelled to visit this splendid city.

Sajjan Garh

Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary is situated 5kms in the West of tourist city Udaipur, which surrounds the Sajjangarh Palace overlooking Udaipur City. From the palace, one can have a magnificent view of lakes of Udaipur and Aravalli hill ranges. The view of Sunrise and Sunset attracts every visitor atop of Bansdara hill. Safari Park was created and wild animals like Chital, Sambar, Wild Boar, and Blue Bull were reintroduced. Animals like Panther, Hyena, Hare and Jackal has reappeared apart from variety of reptiles and birds. The wall extended further and now the entire hillock has been fenced, improving the vegetal cover of the sanctuary area.

Bagore Ki Haveli

The palace has over a hundred rooms, with displays of costumes and modern art. The glass and mirror in the interiors are Haveli work. It also preserves an example of Mewar painting on the walls of the Queen's Chamber. The two peacocks made from small pieces of colored glasses are examples of glasswork.

City Palace

The city Palace was built concurrently with establishment of the Udaipur city by Maharana Udai Singh II, in 1559 and his successor Maharanas over a period of the next 300 years. It is considered the largest royal complex in Rajasthan and is replete with history. Founding of the city and building of the palace complex can not be looked in isolation as the Maharanas lived and administered their kingdom from this palace.

Saheliyon Ki Bari

Saheliyon-ki-Bari (Courtyard of the Maidens) is a major garden and a popular tourist space in Udaipur in Indian state of Rajasthan. It lies in northern part of the city and has fountains and kiosks, a lotus pool and marble elephants. It was built by Maharana Bhopal Singh. Saheliyon ki Bari means Garden of the Maidens. There is also a small museum here.

Sahelion Ki Bari' was laid for a group of forty-eight young women attendants who accompanied a princess to Udaipur as part of her dowry. The gardens set below the embankment of the Fateh Sagar Lake have beautiful lotus pools, marble pavilions and elephant- shaped fountains.

Lok Kala Mandal

Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal is a cultural institution based in Udaipur in Rajasthan state in India engaged in studying folk art, culture, songs and festivals of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh and to popularise and propagate folk arts, folk dances and folk literature. It was set up in 1952 by Devilal Samar. The institution has a museum that exhibits collection of folk articles from Rajasthan like rural-dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks, dolls, folk musical instruments, folk deities and paintings. There is puppet theater (Kathputli) too where puppet shows are held at regular interval.

Gulab Bagh

Gulab Bagh was started by Maharana Sajjan Singh in the 1878. It is the fourth oldest zoo in the semi-continent. By Maharana's volition, a horticulturist from Madras, T.H. Story, was appointed in 1882 to stock the garden with plants with medicinal values on the 66.5 acres of land and worked there till 1920. The garden consisted of a Lotus Pond, and many prominent trees that included many species of mangoes, guava, grapes, lemon, bor, mulbury, rayan, pomegranate, bananas, sapota, tamarind, bullock’s heart (ramphal), lichi, arjun trees, wood apple, karonda, campher, citron, jamun, pummelo, meetha neem, kargi lime, ficus species, anola, jack fruit, dhanverjia, grandi flora, jasmin, dawood etc.

Dudh Talai

Dudh Talai is a one of the most beautiful place in City Udaipur. Dudh Talai is another tourist attraction of City Udaipur. Dudh Talai is a small lake that adores the south-east direction of Pichola Lake. Located in the southern side of Shiv Niwas Palace, the stream adds to the picturesque triangle with Pichola on one side, Dudh Talai on the second and M.L Verma Garden on the third. The Manikya Lal Verma Garden built on Machala Magra hill near Dudh Talai pond is a paradigm of contemporary architectural art. Stroll the garden, take in a panoramic view of Lake Pichola, Jag Mandir, Lake Palace and City Palace. Climb up Machala Magra and you will find a Karni Mata temple with a white stone idol of the goddess inside it.

Karni Mata Ropeway

Udaipur Ropeway is a prestigious project commissioned in June 2008. The promoters Omkareshwar Tradelinks Private Limited are engaged in promoting tourism in the state of Rajasthan by way of launching a number of adventure projects to enable visitors to get more value for their money. Forthcoming projects in the state of Rajasthan are Amusement Park at Gulab Bagh, Sport fishing and power gliding/para sailing.

Rajiv Gandhi National Park

Rajiv Gandhi Park is a beautiful park located at Rani Road on Lake Fatehsagar. A popular local attraction, the view from the park of the lake and the Monsoon Palace is spectacular and gives you immense pleasure and peace. Children also enjoy coming here as it has spacious gardens for children to play around. It also has some fun slides for kids.

The design of garden is such that most part can be seen from distant place. It was constructed in the remembrance of the late Prime Minister of India Mr. Rajiv Gandhi, whose statue is also located within the park

Badi Lake

Badi Ka Talab (Jiyan Sagar) is one of most attractions of Udaipur people. Jiyan Sagar is another striking lake, located in the village of Badi (because it is near Badi village) also known as Jiyan sagar, named after Jana Devi, the mother of Maharana Raj Singh, is at a distance of 10 kms. in the north-east of City Udaipur. In 1684 A.D. the beautiful lake was built by Maharana Raj Singh. At a cost of about 6 lakhs of rupees. The lake covers an area of 155 sq. km., and has an embankment 180 m. long and 18 m. wide, which is graced by three artistic chhatris (kiosks or pavilions).

Pichola Lake

Lake Pichola, situated in Udaipur city in the Indian state of Rajasthan, is an artificial fresh water lake, created in the year 1362 AD, named after the nearby Picholi village. It is one of the several contiguous lakes, and developed over the last few centuries in and around the famous Udaipur city. The lakes around Udaipur were primarily created by building dams to meet the drinking water and irrigation needs of the city and its neighborhood. Two islands, Jag Niwas and Jag Mandir are located within Pichola Lake, and have been developed with several palaces to provide views of the lake.

Moti Magri

Moti Magri overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake in the city of Udaipur, Rajasthan. Atop the Moti Magri or Pearl Hill is the memorial of the Rajput hero Maharana Pratap, which has a bronze statue of the Maharana astride his favourite horse "Chetak".

Nehru Garden

The Nehru Garden, Udaipur is also known as the Fateh Sagar garden. One can see and experience the beauty of the oval shaped Nehru Island Garden and also enjoys the romantic boat ride here. There are many beautiful fountains along with a Lily pond too.

Goverdhan Sagar

One of the cities of Rajasthan, Udaipur is better known all around the world for its beauty and for its prospered nature and human creations. Tourists from across the world get overwhelmed on having a glimpse of the magnificence of royal palaces and imposing buildings of Udaipur. Tourists from India and abroad, photographers, writers filmmakers, actors, businessmen and others get so much attracted by the culture, people, folk songs, folk dances, dressing sense, occasions festivals etc. of Udaipur that they are compelled to visit this splendid city.

Udai Sagar Lake

Udaisagar Lake, located about 13 km east of Udaipur city, is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes in the city, built during the year 1559-1565 by Maharana Udai Singh. Udai Sagar Lake, extends to 4km in length, 2.5 km in width and 9 meters at maximum in depth, was a result of a dam constructed on Berach River to ensure the supply of water in the kingdom.

Sukhadia Circle

The Sukhadia circle is a large round which is situated right in the heart of the city. One can see a huge fountain which is three tiered. The Sukhadia circle is considered to be the central point of entertainment and is visited and enjoyed by all the local residents of the city of Udaipur. As you visit this place there are many fun filled activities available here like the horse Tonga, camel rides, and even a few outdoor games are available here which you could enjoy with your kids. The fountain even has lights which give a nice effect.

Health Wonder World

One of the cities of Rajasthan, Udaipur is better known all around the world for its beauty and for its prospered nature and human creations. Tourists from across the world get overwhelmed on having a glimpse of the magnificence of royal palaces and imposing buildings of Udaipur. Tourists from India and abroad, photographers, writers filmmakers, actors, businessmen and others get so much attracted by the culture, people, folk songs, folk dances, dressing sense, occasions festivals etc. of Udaipur that they are compelled to visit this splendid city.