Welcome to Udaipur one of the popular tourist destination of Rajesthan, India also known as the City of Lake. It is one of the most beautiful cities of India. Udaipur was the the capital of the former kingdom of Mewar. Along with its magnificent history, culture and picturesque locations, it is also known for its fabulous Palaces. It is called as the Venice of the East and also known as the Lake City. For example The Lake Palace, covers the entire island in the Pichola Lake. Some of the most beautiful lake are Udai Sagar, Swaroop Sagar, Fatah Sagar Lake etc in this city. Travelling to Udaipur is not difficult, it is well connected and one can travel by Land, rail and air. The best time to visit beautiful place would be in Monsoon to winters, preferably during September to March.Tourist Places
Some of the hotspot to visit in Udaipur are the Lake Palace, which is situated on Jag Niwas Island in Lake Pichola, Jag Mandir another Island in Lake Pichola, Monsoon Palace, Jagdish Temple located in the middle of Udaipur a large Hindu temple, known for its architecture and art. Gulab Bagh and Zoo, a rose garden located near the palace on the east side of Lake Pichola, within the garden there is a zoo with various animals. Bharatigya Lok Kala Mandal, one can visit this is a place where the puppet shows are host in the auditorium.
Udaipur is known for its handicrafts, awesome and stylish paintings. Craft and art lovers will love this place. You will also find traditional silver ornaments and precious stones, hand printed and dyed sarees, colorful fabrics, Batik or tie and dye prints, printed and colourful carpets, wooden stuffs, colourful folk toys, puppet, popular Pichwai paintings. Some of the popular market places for shopping in Udaipur would Tower and Palace road and the market near the Jagdish temple. Apart from these government emporiums like Rajasthali and Sadhana Emporium are a fine place to shop.
Last and not the least food in Udaipur, variety and lots of options are available like naan, tandoori chicken, varieties of Kebabs. For people with sweet tooth one must taste the gulab jamun, kulfi, Khaja, ras malai, laddu and halwa's. Its fabulous and mindblowing.
Udaipur is full off awesome and amazing destination. If you get an opportunity and time do explore this city in maximum, it's worth the watch. You will never find such a exotic place anywhere else. Every year thousands of tourists come to visit this place and discover the spectacular place.