Udaipur is popularly known as one of the most familiar tourist destinations in Rajasthan. The unique culture, heritage destinations, lively surroundings and beautiful natural scenarios attract visitors throughout the world. It is popularly known as a city of lakes and palaces.
Udaipur is surrounded by several historical places and lakes. It has been a familiar destination for all Bollywood actors and actress as several high class wedding ceremonies and big budget movies have been shot in this place. Some of the familiar destinations in Udaipur include Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar, City palace, Puppet museum, Jag Mandir, Monsoon palace, Jagdish temple and Udaisagar Lake.
The City palace is the largest palace in Rajasthan situated at the river bank of Lake Pichola. The palace was built by Maharana Udai singh and his successor in 1559. The construction was started in 1959 and completed in 18th centaury. The unique construction works by skilled craftsmen make the palace one of the most amazing places in the world. The palace is world known for its artitecture, everflowing fountains, wonderful tourist places and gardens. Several international and domestic tourists come to the place every year in order to fulfill their travel desire.
Lake Palace is anothr world famous heritage palace situated at the river nbank of lake pichola and on the island of Jag Niwas. The palace was built in 17th centaury. The pace was initially named as Jagniwas by maharana jagjit Singh. The unique architecture and handicrafts make the palace one of the amazing tourist spot. There are several gardens, courtyards and fountains around the palace that makes the surrounding calm and beautiful.
Jag mandir is one of the famous islands in Lake pichola popularly known for its garden courtyard. This was built by Maharanas of Mewar kingdom in the year 1551. The construction works was started by Maharana Amar Singh and completed by Maharana Jagat Singh. The place is one of the great summer resorts in Rajasthan and many people consider it as one of the best summer wedding venue. You can plan a family vacation trip to the place or organize a great party or wedding ceremony with all your relatives and friends.
It is one of the beautiful lakes situated in the Udaipur city. The unique beauty of the place as well as ever flowing fountains surrounding to it enhances its beauty and make it one of the amazing tourist place around the world. The lake was built by Maharana jai Singh in 1678 and the construction work was finished by Maharana Fateh Singh. The Moti Magri hill present next to it and Aravali hill makes the lake one of the amazing places.
Gulab Bagh is situated on the eastern part of Pichola Lake. This was laid by Maharana Sajjan Singh. You can find a library inside the garden with collections of old books and manuscripts. There is a zoo present within the garden with animals like leopards, tigers, other animals and birds.
The Sajjangarh palace is surrounded by Sajjangarh wildlife sanctuary which is one of the prime attractions of Udaipur City. You can find some rare wildlife species like blue bulls, hyenas, jackals and other animals in the sanctuary. Bansdara Hill is situated at the backside of sanctuary and it presents a stunning appearance during sunrise and sunset hours. Next to the sanctuary, you can find Bari Lake or Jiyan Lake which supports the ecosystem of SajjanGarh wildlife sanctuary.