Udaipur, a popular tourist destination in the state of Rajasthan, offers a glimpse into India’s golden Rajput era. We will help you find the best route to reach City Palace Udaipur with step-by-step directions...
Category - Udaipur
Udaipur is also referred to as the ‘Venice of the East‘ and the ‘City of Lakes‘ located at the base of the Aravali mountain range. Udaipur was used to be the historic capital of the former empire of Mewar in Rajputana. In 1559 AD, Maharana Udai Singh of the Sisodia clan of Rajput founded the city then shifted his capital from Chittorgarh to Udaipur. Udaipur continuously served as the capital city until 1818 AD. When East India Company ruled it became a British princely state When India gained independence in 1947, the Mewar province became a part of Rajasthan.
Udaipur is one of the most sought-after cities for destination weddings and a very popular tourist destination in India also. Like the City Palace, Lake Palace, Pichola Lake, Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Palace, Jag Mandir Palace, Jagdish Temple, Sajjan Garh, Saheliyon Ki Bari, Eklingji Temple, and Bagore Ki Haveli all these attract numerous visitors from all over the world due to its rich culture and historic heritage. The nearest attractions are Kumbhalgarh Fort, Chittorgarh Fort, Nathdwara, Sas-Bahu Temple, Ahar and Ranakpur.
Udaipur is well connected by road, rail, and air to major destinations in India. Dabok Airport or Maharana Pratap Airport is situated 28 km away from the main city. The airport is served by flights from Delhi, Mumbai, and Jaipur. Udaipur Railway Station is well connected by trains with national capital Delhi and other major cities like Kolkata, Jalpaiguri, Jaipur, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Chittorgarh, Indore, and Khajuraho, etc. Udaipur City Bus Station is the main bus station which is about 1 km from Udaipur Railway Station. You can also get direct buses from Jaipur, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Agra, Jodhpur, Ajmer, Indore, and Bhopal. The summers in Udaipur are hot and winters are cold but the temperature does not rise to extremes. The rainfall is less, around 61 cm annually. Months of October and March are the best season is to visit Udaipur.