Owing to the presence of the Pichola, the Udai Sagar, and the Swaroop Sagar -- among the most beautiful lakes in the state of Rajasthan -- Udaipur is endearingly referred to as the City of Lakes. The majestic palaces of Udaipur are fine examples of superlative architectural skills. It therefore comes as no surprise that it is one of the foremost tourist destinations of the country and frequented by many.
The historic town with its meandering lanes offers a wide variety of historic and cultural experiences to the visitor with its exquisite havelis, temples, ghats, baoris and gardens such as the famous Saheliyon ki Bari and Gulab Bagh.
Roam around the historic City Palace. A majestic architectural marvel towering over the lake on a hill surrounded by crenellated walls, it is a conglomeration of courtyards, pavilions, terraces corridors rooms and hanging gardens. The main entrance is through the triple arched gate. The Tripolia has eight marble porticos. The Mor Chowk known for its exquisite peacock mosaics in glass and the Chini Chitrashala noted for its blue and white ceramics are major attractions in the palace
- Summers: 30-40° C
- Mild winters: 10-28° C
- Light tropical in summer, carry hats and sun-screen lotions
- Woollens in winter