Udaipur is a kind of city that can cast its spell on almost everyone and people often get mesmerized by its beauty. And it has often been named one of the most romantic places in India. It is also growing as pre-wedding shoot location due to its beautiful and scenic charm. Offering a perfect amalgamation of rich and vibrant culture, a deep and rich history, traditions that are as old as the country itself, gorgeous lakes that’ll make you want to spend days in Udaipur, and architecture that’ll leave your absolutely mesmerized.
Mainly, what makes Udaipur a perfect destination for explorers is its brilliant architecture, the palaces, the forts, and the credit should be given to the Mewar people. Those people very smartly created this wonderful city in the middle of desert, which makes it a wonderful desert safari destination in India. There’s so much that you can see in this wonderful state. Here’s a list of some of the most beautiful and popular places in Udaipur you would love to visit.
- City Palace
Do you want to see the true grandeur of this wonderful state called Rajasthan? If so, you must explore the wonderful City Palace. Among the most popular places to visit in Udaipur, it is conglomeration of many buildings and wonderful towers, which means it is recognized as a Palace Complex. The palace belongs to the royal family of Mewar. The palace has many features that attract a huge number of tourists from not only India, but all over the world. There is no need to mention that the architecture of the palace is exquisite. Within the complex, there are many structures that’ll leave you awestruck.
- Lake Pichola
Almost everyone in India knows about the wonderful Lake Pichola. A gorgeous lake which has become popular because of its beauty and charm. It is the biggest identity of Udaipur. About 4 km long man-made lake is believed to be one of the most amazing places in he entire Rajasthan. You can take a romantic boat ride on the lake, which begins from Rameshwar Ghat of the City Palace. This amazing lake has two islands: Jagmandir and Jagniwas. On Jagniwas island, you can witness another popular heritage of Udaipur here.
- Jag Mandir
Jag Mandir, which is a 17th century structure stands amid the calm waters of Lake Pichola. The temple is an excellent place for those who want to see the wonderful architecture of of the city. The monument is a highly impressive structure with some gorgeous marble-made elephants that are positioned outside it. This is a 3-story mandir which includes a grand Gul Mahal, which is an elegant facade, it also has a garden courtyard. Other than this, in the northern side of Jag Mandir, it has Darikhana, the Bara Partharon ka Mahal, Zenana Mahal, and what not.
- Ambrai Ghat
Situated camly on the bank of Lake Pichola, the scenic Ambria Ghat is one of the most beautiful places, not only for photographers, but also for those in need of some peaceful time. Lake Palace and City Palace overlook this wonderful ghat, which means you can get an exclusive view from the palaces. Ambrai Ghat remains crowded, especially during evenings, weekends, and during wedding season for pre-wedding photoshoot. Couples can get this destination included in their Udaipur honeymoon packages.
- Monsoon Palace
Situated about 9 km from the Old City of Udaipur, Monsoon Palace is an offbeat one and once was a home of royal family during monsoon.