Hotels in Udaipur

Hotels in Udaipur

More About Udaipur

The Lake City Udaipur, derives its name from the founder of the city, Maharana Udai Singh II. One of the most beautiful royal cities of the former Rajputana province, now Rajasthan, the city has got much more than the lofty gates of the palaces and the melodious ripples of the lakes.

Come and experience the floral scent at the Gulab Bagh from your royal suite booked in one of the 5 star hotels in Udaipur. 5 star hotels include Fateh Garh, Hotel Inder Residency and Shiv Niwas Palace Udaipur. Apart from having a rich cultural heritage there are a number of hotels in Udaipur. Udaipur was also voted as the best city in the world in 2009 by the Travel and Leisure magazine.

There are a number of lovely locations to visit in Udaipur such as the “City Palace”, ”Lake Pichola”, “Jag Mandir” and “Lake Palace”. These are extremely popular and unique in their  own ways. The “City Palace” stands on the east bank of Lake Pichola, and is a massive series of palaces. The hotels in Udaipur, provide a lot of luxurious amenities. The lakes, temples, huge forts and palaces boast about the rich legacy of this city. The city has kept a balance between preserving the rituals and traditions of the past while keeping up with the mode advancements and changes in way of life. The city offers a variety of delicious Rajasthani cuisine.

4 star hotels include Amantra Comfort Hotel, Chunda Palace and Cambay Resort. Udaipur is also a famous wedding destination. Attracting tourists from all over the world it gives the economy a boost. Grand weddings are held here during the winter mostly. Whatever your budget may be there is always an option in Udaipur. If your budget is slightly low and you want to visit Udaipur, there’s nothing to worry about as there are a number of 4 star hotels in Udaipur. Popular sightseeing spots are “Fatehsagar Lake”, “Saheliyonki Bari” and “Jagdish temple”.  October to March is the best time to visit this serene and magnificent city. Due to its positioning near the Thar, winters are best preferred times to visit the spot. While the warm feeling during the daytime adds up to your sight-seeing experience, the cool land breeze at night will literally heightens the chilling effect. The 4 star hotels in Udaipur have state of the art facilities and the best amenities for their guests. From conference rooms to relaxing spas, it’s all happening. WI-fi access and other such amenities are present. Places of interest are City Palace Udaipur, Lake Pichola, Jag Mandir, Lake Palace, FatehSagar Lake, Saheliyonki Bari and Jagdish Temple. Udaipur, with its picturesque landscape, lakes, and historic palaces and architecture, is a major destination for most tourists, both domestic and foreign nationals visiting the state. With numerous hotels in Udaipur;it has enough to serve visiting tourists, becoming home to some of the world's most renowned and the country's best luxury hotels and resorts.

For a low budget vacation these 3 star hotels in Udaipur are absolutely perfect. Wonderful food, scenic beauty, thrilling sightseeing spots and the rich ancient cultural heritage – Udaipur has it all. Having mentioning all that, there still lies more in terms of the cuisine and sightseeing locations. The hotels ensure that guests get all the possible amenities and have a very comfortable stay. 3 star hotels are Alka Hotel, Garden View Hotel and Hotel Gorbandh.

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Places Of Interest

City Palace, Udaipur

The hill top positioning of the palace enables the tourists to get a panoramic view of the whole city. Starting from 1559, the present complex standing on the east bank of Lake Pichola, has been contributed by several kings of the Sisodia dynasty. The architecture is a fusion of the Rajasthani and Mughal forms. The picturesque view of the white palace complex from the other shore of the Lake is often compared to the Greek islands, such as Mykonos.

Lake Pichola

An artificially created freshwater lake, Lake Pichola derives its name from the nearby Picholi village. There are four islands situated on the lake, namely, Jag Niwas, Jag Mandir, Mohan Mandir and Arsi Vilas. Tourists visit the place to experience the vivid color gradations at the horizon during sunset and the 360° view of the monumental structures situated on the shore of the water body.

Jag Mandir

Feel the Rajputana royalty at this place, where served as the summer resort to the kings. This palace is also called the 'JagatMandir' in the honor of MaharanaJagat Singh I, who finished the construction of the palace situated on an island in the Lake Pichola.The three storied Jag Mandir Palace is an architectural marvel standing on water.

Lake Palace

Different from the Jag Mandir palace, the Lake Palace is actually a luxury hotel run by the Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces. Situated on the JagNiwasisland in Lake Pichola, the hotel operates a speed boat to ferry its guests between the jetty at City Palace and the hotel. Folks get ready to spend some romantic moments with your better half at the most romantic hotel in the country and in the world.

FatehSagar Lake

One among the largest lakes in the city, FatehSagar Lake is situated towards the north of the Lake Pichola. The lake has three small islands. the first being a popular tourist spot, Nehru Park, is accessible by inland motor boats. The second island is a public park, which gets decorated by the fancy lights in the evening and some fabulous water works of the fountains. And the final one is the home to the Udaipur Solar Observatory (USO).

Saheliyonki Bari

The beautiful garden was constructed by the Maharana Bhopal Singh, in early 18th century. The Garden of Maidens situated in the northern part of the city is beautified by the marble fountains carved in various shapes. Visit this place with the lady, and make her feel the royalty of the Rajputs.

Jagdish Temple

Situated in the heart of the city, Jagdish temple is the largest Hindu temple. Raised on a tall terrace, this monument was completed in 1651. Almost all the roads arising from the city wall converge here. Built by MaharanaJagat Singh, this monument is a perfect example of the Maru-Gurjara Architecture.

How To Reach

Air
MaharanaPratap Airport is situated in a satellite town about 20 kilometers from Udaipur. The leading airlines companies, including Indian Airlines, operate daily between the important city and other important centers within the country.

Road
The city lies on the intersection point of East West Corridor, Golden Quadrilateral, National Highway (NH) 76 and National Highway (NH) 8, midway between Delhi and Mumbai. rnApart from Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC), there are numerous private operators or companies provide the

Rail
Udaipur City has direct trains on the broad gauge network to most of the major cities in Rajasthan and the rest of India and a metre gauge network to Ahmedabad. rnFamous luxurious trains, The Palace on Wheels, Royal Rajasthan on Wheels, Maharaja Express and The Indian Maharaja have Udaipur as the

Best Time To Visit

October to March: Due to its positioning near the Thar, winters are best preferred times to visit the spot. While the warm feeling during the daytime adds up to your sight-seeing experience, the cool land breeze at night will literally heightens the chilling effect. In the winter month of Paush (according to the Hindu Calendar) the temperature goes down to almost 0° Celsius.rnAlso, the winter season sees the advent of many regional festivals that are celebrated with fervor and joy.