World Map

India >> Rajasthan >> Udaipur >> Things to do in Udaipur

Things to do in Udaipur

Known as the ‘City of Lakes’ Udaipur possesses splendid beauty. The city boasts some of the most beautiful lakes in the state that includes the Pichola Lake, Fateh Sagar, Udai Sagar and Swaroop Sagar Lake. Sightseeing and shopping tops the list of things to do in Udaipur. Enter the Rajput-era and explore the royal grandeur by visiting various Udaipur palaces. You can enjoy a ticketed ’Mewar Light and Sound Show’ that is hosted every evening within the City Palace premises. Visit stunning Lake Palace that is situated on a small island in the Pichola Lake and has been converted into a luxury hotel now.

Walk around in museums and explore interesting collection of Rajasthani folk art like fascinating puppets, attires and accessories used by royals or check out Udaipur Solar Observatory on Fateh Sagar Lake. Plan a royal picnic and spend some peaceful moments at regal gardens like Saheliyon ki Bari or Gulab Bagh.

You can catch up a spectacular view of Udaipur and enjoy the orange-yellow skies during sunsets from Monsoon Palace or Sajjangarh that lies on the outskirts of the city.

Shopaholics can shop for traditional silver work footwear (jutties), colourful clothes, puppets and beautiful silver jewellery. After shopping feast on traditional mouth watering Rajasthani meal in your hotel or keep it light with South Indian delicacies- the choices are endless.

Sightseeing in Udaipur

There are a lot of options for sightseeing in Udaipur. Udaipur the capital of the erstwhile Rajput kingdom of Mewar stands out in stark contrast to other Rajasthani cities mainly because it is set on the banks of freshwater lakes, the Pichola, Fatehsagar, Doodh Talai and Swaroopsagar.

Shopping in Udaipur

There are lots of little shops in Udaipur where you can buy all sorts of things – colourful clothes, tie-dye fabrics, folk toys, silver jewellery and wall hangings.

Activities in Udaipur

Activities in Udaipur is all about visiting temples fairy-tale palaces and shopping. Ask you hotel to arrange a romantic dinner on a boat.

NearBy Places in Udaipur

There are many places around Udaipur. The Dilwara Jain temples, about 5 km to the north.

Eating Out in Udaipur

There are many options for places to eat in Udaipur. From fine dining in five star luxury restaurants to cafes serving south Indian specialities and spaghetti – the choice is endless.

Festivals & Events in Udaipur

Udaipur festival list include Mewar Festival held in March at Udaipur is a festival welcoming spring with food, song and dance.

Related Features on Udaipur
Ahmedabad is one of the most flourishing cities in the western India. Being the seventh largest metropolitan in the country, ...
The world’s a big place. So how do you pick the best destinations to travel to in 2017? We have ...
India is a country with vast diversity that ranges from the majestic Himalayas in the north to sun-kissed beaches on ...
Udaipur, the 'City of Dawn’ seems many worlds away from the golden sand dunes and desert land that epitomise Rajasthan. ...
To truly witness the rich cultural heritage and experience the luxurious lifestyle once enjoyed by the many Maharajas of India, ...

Share:         Email

Travel Tools

World Weather World Time Converter
Currency Converter World Holidays & Festival
Travel Health & Tips Travel Insurance
TrainsTravel Features

Get the latest and the best on travel
Free Desktop Calendars!
Stay Connected!
Come join our interactive community
Quick Updates
Latest News, Deals, Views & more
© 2001 - 2018 JourneyMart.com. All rights reserved. Useful Links