Tourist Attraction in Udaipur Tour
Udaipur tourism in golden triangle packages is also called jewel of Mewar. It was the capital of Mewar Kingdom till 1818 and later became princely state of British India. Maharana Udai Singh II (04 August 1522 to 28February 1572) founded in 1553 and shifted his capital here in 1568 when he lost his capital Chittorgarh to Mughal emperor Akbar the Great (14 October 1542 – 27 October 1605). The Mewar dynasty is a world’s oldest surviving dynasty from 26 generations to 1,500 years of duration.
Udaipur hotels and packages can be added with Golden triangle India. Udaipur tourism is also called Venice of East, City of Lakes and Lake City. It has fairy tale palaces, temples, gardens and azure water lakes and surrounded by lush green hills of the arravali.
It is located 403 KM (250 mi) southwest of Jaipur In the state of Rajasthan ( India) on the height of 600m (2000ft), total population of city is 451,735 in 2011 , dialing code for city Is +91 0294 and postal code 313001/24. Maharana Pratap Airport is a main airport and located 20 Km from main town and having IATA code UDR and ICAO code is VAUD. Udaipur is well connected by road and trains.
PLACES IN UDAIPUR TOURISM
It is a series of palaces built from 1559 onward is significant place in Udaipur tour packages. Located at east bank of Pichola Lake and it provides panoramic view to Jag Niwas from its balconies. Tripolia is a main gate to enter City Palace and it was build in 1725, it lead to many gardens, courtyards, terraces, corridors, rooms and hanging gardens.
LAKE PALACE FORMERLY KNOWN JAG NIWAS
Must visit site in Udaipur packages of Indian golden triangle Lake Palace was built by the ruler Jagat Singh II (17 September 1709 to 05 June 1751) in 1743 as royal summer palace and named after himself Jag Niwas and now it is a luxury hotel manage by Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces and it is a most romantic hotel in the world and location in golden triangle India itinerary.
JAG MANDIR PALACE (LAKE GARDEN PALACE)
Jag Mandir is located on an island, construction started by Amar Singh and completed by Jagat Singh I and it was named after him. It is situated in Pichola Lake; it was a summer resort and pleasure palace for royal family used to organize parties here. Once Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan (January 1592 to 22 January 1666) took refuse here before he was crowned and in 1857 Maharana Swaroop Singh given asylum to European families mostly women and children in Jag Mandir.
Monsoon Palace was known as Sajjan Garh Palace located on top of hill; Maharana Sajjan Singh (18 July to 23 December 1884) started the construction and completed by ruler Fateh Singh (16 December 1849 to 24 May 1930) to observe monsoon (rain) clouds and for rain water harvesting with storage capacity of 195,500 liters in fort.
Jagdish Temple is a largest Hindu temple dedicate of Lord Vishnu in Udaipur and major vacationer attraction. It was built by Maharana Jagat Singh I in 1651 and it was constructed at the cost 1.5 million rupees.
FATEH SAGAR LAKE
Fateh Sagar Lake is a pride of the City Udaipur, an artificial lake built by Maharana Jai Singh in 1687 and in 1888 Fateh Singh reconstructed it and His Royal Highness the Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (01 May 1850 to 16 January 1942) laid the foundation stone.
Lake Pichola is a most beautiful, largest and oldest among all lake and significant part of golden triangle packages, it has two island called Jag Niwas and Jag Mandir. It is 3 km wide and 4 km long and this picturesque lake have many Ghats.
It was built by Maharana Bhopal Singh. Saheliyon ki Bari (Garden of the Maidens) is an Unique garden. This is a most beautiful garden and a major tourist attraction. He himself designed it for his queen and her 48 maids who came as part of the dowry.
GULAB BAGH AND ZOO
Beautiful garden to visit in Udaipur packages in India’s golden triangle packages, Gulab Bagh means The Rose Garden spread over 100 acres and largest garden in Udaipur. Maharana Sajjan Singh started construction in 1878 Sajjan Niwas Garden which is now called Gulab Bagh for having ranches for variety roses and Lotus Pond and many prominent trees. It has small Zoo having black Leopards, Rhinos and Ostriches, zebras, Hoolock Gibbons etc plenty of rare species.
BAGORE KE HAVELI
Mr Amir Chand Badwa who the Prime Minister of Mewar who built Bagore ke Haveli in In eighteenth century. It has 138 rooms and perfect place to discover life style of the royal family.
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