Udaipur Tourism and Travel Guide

Get an ample glimpse of Udaipur – The City of Lakes

Udaipur, the city of lakes, is also known as the Venice of the East. It is also called the Kashmir of Rajasthan. The primary language spoken by the people in Udaipur is Mewari, and Jainism is the main religion of them. But there are other languages like Hindi, English that is also spoken by the people in this city, and besides Jainism, there are also other religions like Hinduism, Islam, Sikhism, and Christianity but in smaller order.  The capital of Mewar in the former Rajputana agency, was founded by Maharana Udai Singh in 1553 by shifting his Capital; from Chittorgarh to Udaipur.

Udaipur Geo Location

Udaipur city is the southern end of Aravali hills. And the Aravali rages separate the town from the Thar Desert. Geographically, located at 24031’ N and 73034’ E.The weather of Udaipur is hot and humid because of the closeness of the Thar Desert and presence of lots of lakes. This city is also well-connected with the cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Agra, Gwalior, etc.

Culture in Udaipur

Visit Udaipur just to glance its cultural enrichment

 Rajasthan is very well-known for its rich cultural heritage, lively fairs, and colourful festivals and being a part of Rajasthan, this city is also not an exception. This city celebrates all their fairs and festivals with all the grace and full of joy. The market and festivals which are more famous and essential and closely associated with the city of lakes are Shilpgram fair and Mewar festival. The other festivals are Gangaur festival, Jagannath Rath Yatra, Jal-Jhulni Ekadashi, etc. The traditional attire for men angrakha, i.e., kurta and dhoti; and the attire for women is Ghagra Choli, i.e., Skirt and Blouse.

Tourist Attraction Near By Udaipur

Must to visit spots around Udaipur

  Udaipur is very attracted to tourist because of its famous lakes and sumptuous royal residences. The must visit places for the tourists when they are in the city are:

1.    Fateh Sagar, the beautiful Lake to enjoy.

2.    Gulab Bagh, the perfect place for nature lovers.

3.    Dudh Talai, another place to enjoy lakeside view.

4.    Sajjan Garh, the appropriate place for nature and wildlife lovers.

5.    City Palace, the heart of Udaipur.

Besides these, there are also so many places to visit like Jagdish Temple, Lake Pichola, Jag Mandir, etc.

Lodgeing facilities brings in royal décor for all

When tourists are visiting the beautiful city, it is also essential to know about the hotels in here to stay. Some hotels which are good are:

•    The Udai Bagh

•    Shiv Niwas Palace

•    Chunda Palace Hotel

•    Inder Residency

•    The Oberoi Udaivilas

The wildland, Udaipur had always been a favourite place of Rajput’s. The people in here are very kind and friendly. So it is a very overwhelming place to visit.

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