About Udaipur

Udaipur Sightseeing

City Palace

City Palace, Udaipur is a palace complex situated in the city of Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. This majestic City Palace is the most-visited tourist attraction of Udaipur and often distinguished as the largest palace complex in Rajasthan.

The palace was put up during the time when the city of Udaipur was established, by Maharana Uday Singh and his successors in 1559. The Maharanas used to live in the palace and administer their kingdom.

Lake Pichola

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.

Along the eastern banks of the lake lies the City Palace. A boat ride in the lake around sunset offers a breathtaking view of the Lake and City Palace.

Gulab Bagh

Gulab Bagh is the largest garden in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India. It is spread over 100 acres of land. The garden has innumerable varieties of roses. Gulab Bagh gets its name from the abundance of rose flowers it has.

Gulab Bagh was the brainchild of Maharana Sajjan Singh. The development of the entertainment center began in 1881 and it was called the gentleman's residence garden among the locals.



Fateh Sagar Lake

Fateh Sagar Lake is situated in the city of Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is an artificial lake named after Maharana Fateh Singh of Udaipur and Mewar, constructed north-west of Udaipur, to the north of Lake Pichola in the 1680s.

The atmosphere here is calm, and tourists are bound to find themselves enthralled by the blanket of tranquillity the place warms them up with. This lake is one of the four beautiful lakes in the Udaipur city, the other three lakes are Lake Pichola, Udai Sagar Lake, and Dhebar Lake or Jaisamand Lake. Fateh Sagar Lake is 2.4 km length, 1.6 km width and 11.5 meters in depth.

Saheliyon-ki-Bari

Saheliyon-ki-Bari is a major garden and a popular tourist space in Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It lies in the northern part of the city and has fountains and kiosks, a lotus pool and marble elephants.

Legend says that it was designed by the king himself for his queen and the garden was often visited by the queen along with her friends and maids. Saheliyon Ki Bari known for its architectural beauty and its magnificent gardens is a major tourist destination in Udaipur. The garden has blossoming green lawns and superb architecture. It has a romantic ambience.

Jagdish Temple

Jagdish Temple is a large Hindu temple in the middle of Udaipur in Rajasthan, just outside the royal palace. It has been in continuous worship since 1651. A big tourist attraction, the temple was originally called the temple of Jagannath Rai but is now called Jagdish-ji. It is a major monument in Udaipur.

At the welcome gate of the temple, there are two huge stone elephants and on the very front of the temple, a stone slab has inscriptions with reference to Maharaja Jagat Singh. There are 32 marble steps to reach the main shrine. A brass image of Garuda which is actually a figure of half-man and half-eagle is depicting like it is guarding the doorway of Lord Vishnu.