On the banks of the shimmering lake Pichola, is one of the most romantic cities
of Rajasthan. Nestled among the lush hills of the Aravalis, it has inevitably been
dubbed the 'Venice of the East'. It is a kaleidoscope of fairy-tale palaces, lakes,
temples, gardens and narrow lanes strewn with stalls, carries the flavour of the
heroic past, epitomizing valor and chivalry. Lakes Udaipur
Founded in 1568 A.D by Maharana Udai Singh, the city is a harmonious Indian blend
of whitewashed buildings, marble palaces, lakeside gardens, temples & Havelis.
According to the legend, Maharana Udai Singh, the founder was hunting one day when
he met a holy man meditating on a hill overlooking the Lake Pichola. Maharana followed
the advise of the hermit and founded the city. The marvellous architecture of the
palaces is spell bounding.
By Air : Udaipur is connected by regular flights to Delhi, Jaipur,
Jodhpur, Aurangabad, and Mumbai.
By Rail : Udaipur is on the Western Railway meter gauge network.
Trains connect it to Delhi, Chittor, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Ajmer, and Jodhpur.
By Road : Udaipur is on National Highway No. 8 and is linked with
several states such as Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. We would provide
you all India tourist permit vehicles for the local transportations and also for
the intercity drives too.
The city has religious and cultural activities round the year and people partake
these activities with gay and happiness. The people are friendly, laborious and
proud of their self respect. The food is quite simple and they avoid showbiz in
their life. The costumes are very colorful and the typical silver jeweler used by
rural ladies need real admiration.
Fairs And Festivals
The Shilp Gram (Craft Bazaar) is situated just 3 km off Udaipur and is a great place
to see the art and craft of all the states of western India. The Directorate of
Tourism organizes a 10-day festival from December 15 every year, which is a treat
for the visitors interested in village crafts.
The onset of spring brings the Mewar festival on April 7-8. A traditional welcome
to spring, this festival is a visual feast with Rajasthani songs, dances, processions,
devotional music and firework displays. It is celebrated in the romantic city of
Udaipur during the Gangaur Festival. A procession of colorfully attired women carrying
images of the goddess Gauri makes its way to Lake Pichola. A procession of boats
on the lake offers a fitting finale to this splendid celebration.
Attractions of Udaipur
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 City Palace of Udaipur
is a must-see during vacations in Udaipur.
Pichola Lake : The picturesque lake that entranced Maharaja Udai
Singh and inspired him to build Udaipur. The lake is surrounded by hills, palaces,
temples, bathing ghats and embankments. Two island palaces, Jag Mandir and Jag Niwas
(Lake Palace) on the lake are of breathtaking magnificence.
Pratap Memorial : Atop the Moti Magri or pearl hill, overlooking
the Fateh Sagar Lake is the memorial of the Rajput hero Maharana Pratap with a bronze
statue of the Maharana.
Fateh Sagar : A beautiful lake, overlooked by a number of hills
on the three sides and the Pratap Memorial on the north was built by Maharana Fateh
Singh. In the middle of the lake is Nehru Park - a lovely garden island with a boat
shaped cafe accessible by an enjoyable boat ride.
Jagdish Temple : Built in 1651 A.D. by Maharana Jagat Singh, this
Indo-Aryan temple is the largest and the most beautiful temple of Udaipur with noteworthy
Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandir : The interesting collection exhibited
by this Indian folk arts museum includes folk dresses, ornaments, puppets, masks,
dolls, folk musical instruments, folk deities and paintings.
Saheliyon-ki-Bari : (Garden of the maids of honor): This small
ornamental garden was a popular relaxing spot where royal ladies came for a stroll
and hence the name. The garden has many fountains in its four delightful pools,
chiseled kiosks and marble elephants.
HOTEL IN UDAIPUR
HOTEL SAROVAR UDAIPUR
Hotel Sarovar is a luxury hotel, located at Pichola Lake, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.
It offers panoramic view of lake pichola, excellent hospitality and recreational
facilities at just a walk away from old city of Udaipur.
Facilities at Sarovar comprise:
Deluxe lake facing Rooms with modern amenities.
Shilpi Village Restaurant serving Indian and oriental cuisine.
Shamiana Rooftop Restaurant offering Indian and International cuisine.
Sightseeing in Udaipur - Lake Pichola (Boating), City Palace, Vintage
Car Museum, Saheliyon ki Bari (Royal Garden), Jagdish temple, Gulab Bagh (Rose Garden)
Rajputana Resorts situated in the south eastern part of the Historical Heritage
city Udaipur. The City of lakes, Heritage Palaces, Havelies, beautiful Gardens with
Fountains have a prominent mark and place of joy that tradition of heroism, patriotism,
chinalry. Heroism with rich cultural heritage Rajputana Resort provides the royal
hospitality and a memorable endure. The peaceful location of Resort amidst beautiful
lush green velvet; which creates a marvelous views. Only 10 minutes drive from the
Air Port : 20 Km. Bus Stand : 3 Km. Railway station : 2 Km.
Accommodation & Facilities:
Accommodation with all the Modern Amenities Luxurious Accommodation with a blend
of tradition with modern amenities in its royal suites. The Resort offers elegant
and comfortable Air - conditioned Rooms with all modern amenities like Color T.V.
, Telephone, attached Bathroom with 24 hours hot and cold running water, Bath tub
The Rooms are build artistically in a style, typical of Mewari Architect, accompanied
by the modern Architectural concept, with ethnic and artistically designed interiors.
The beautiful Jharokha (Balcony like in palace) in each suite provide a majestic
view of the lush green joyful and peaceful surrounding and Aravali mountain. The
idea is to offer the weary travelers the modern comforts esconed in the ambience
The Resort has a well appointed Air-conditioned Restaurant which serves traditional
Indian specialties as well as continental cuisine. The Mewari cuisine served, evokes
flavors from the past
HOTEL Amet Haveli Udaipur
Hotel Amet Haveli is well designed and sited in a superb position. It fronts onto
Lake Pichola near the Hanuman Ghat and is directly opposite the magnificent shoreline
of Udaipur City Palace, Lal Ghat and water gate. It is comfortable, clean and elegant.
This pretty 350-year-old haveli has enough charm to have found its way into glossy
books on Indian style, but it's rather basic for anyone who wants a lot of amenities.
That's note all, the Ambrai Restaurant which adjoins the Amet Haveli is beautifully
located under trees beside the lake. At night braziers are sets up for warmth and
lamps are hanged from the trees. The food at the restaurant is so tempting, mouth
watering & delicious that you simply cant miss it.
The hotel's halcyon setting on the west banks of the lake, opposite the livelier
old town, is great for lovebirds or anyone wanting a soul-soothing getaway. Offering
picturesque windows bearing small stained-glass panels and cushioned window seats,
rooms are elegant though not overly luxurious. More comfort defines the suites.
Amet Haveli has total 11 elegantly appointed guest rooms including 5 deluxe rooms
and 6 suites providing a wonderful view of the City Palace, Jag Niwas - Lake Palace,
the old city, Ghangaur, the Aravalis & the Lake Pichola.
Ambrai Restauarant - The hotel is famous for its wonderful restaurant called Abrai.
The restaurant is so awe inspiring that you wont go anywhere else once you are there.
The panoramic view of lighted old city & the palace compound, lake palace and
the serene lake. The whole ambiance is so amazing and the delicious food makes it
an unforgettable experience.
Room service, multi-cuisine restaurant called "Ambrai", Travel desk, laundry
HOTEL Udai Kothi Udaipur
Though within a short, pleasant stroll from the heart of Old City, the Udai Kothi
is remarkable for its tranquility and magnificence. The Udai Kothi is a superbly
modern hotel, with all the facilities you would expect. However, every effort has
been made to incorporate those architectural and decorative features that speak
of the traditional style giving our guests the best of both worlds; the latest standards,
blending happily with old-world charm.
The hotel comprises 16 rooms with attached bathrooms, and 8 luxurious suits. Each
guestroom has its own character and style, with carefully selected furniture, soft
furnishings and decor; and a delightful view that can be savored from the jharokha
The elegant rooftop restaurant with its cool palm court makes a perfect retreat
from the midday heat. Dine in the evening in a romantic ambience, muted lighting,
gentle music, shining cutlery and spotless napery. The reflection of the illuminated
palaces in the waters of the lake and the twinkling lights of the city won't fail
to enchant you. We offer a high standard of cuisine from a comprehensive menu.
Our attractive rooftop terrace offers spectacular panoramic view. Your eyes travel
over Pichhola Lake towards the charming water front of the Old City with its temples
& palaces; then beyond to the country side & the surrounding Aravali Hills.
Upon the terrace discover a perfect spot to relax, or swim in Udaipur's only rooftop
pool; away from the noise and bustle of the city street with the restaurant close-at-hand
to supply you with drinks, snacks or meals, and musical entertainment in the evening.
Spacious lawns stretch out on the South side of the hotel, bordered with multicolored
climbing Bougainvillea and other beautiful shrubs and flowers, an ideal venue for
You need no other reason to spend your vacations here.
Rooftop Swimming Pool
Rooftop Terrace Restaurant
Multi Cuisine Restaurant
Folk Dances & Music
Garden (approx. 18000 sq. ft.)
Telephone and Fax
Off Road Parking
Lift to all Floors
Captive Power Supply
Doctor on Call
Credit Cards acceptance
Rooftop Jacuzzi & Steam Bath
Boat Ride & Cruises on Lake Pichola
Mewar Haveli Udaipur
Mewar Haveli is a lovely hotel located on the banks of the Lake Pichola. The hotel
is designed in Rajasthani Haveli style. it has a wonderful view of lake city. Alll
the major tourist destination are very near to the hotel. The personalized services
and the ambiance will make your stay more enjoyable & memorable.
Mewar Haveli has total 9 beautifully appointed rooms. There are 6 lake facing rooms
and has a marvelous view of the Lake Pichola, Lake Palace, Jagmandir, old city and
the exquisite Aravali Ranges. All the rooms are air-conditioned and attached with
bathrooms. Tastefully designed rooms offers a pleasant and comfortable stay.
Mewar Haveli is well appointed hotel. It has a multi cuisine restaurant and rooftop
restaurant. The other facilities are room service, travel desk, laundry, conference
hall, shopping arcade etc.