The “City of Lakes” Udaipur is also renowned as the ‘Venice of the East’. This royal city was founded by in 1559 by Maharana Udai Singh II as another capital of the Mewar kingdom. The city is also distinguished for miniature portraits. Dal Baati Choorma, Pyaaz ki Kachori, Mirchi Bada, Ghewar and Malai Ghewar would definitely sooth your taste buds.Udaipur celebrates Mewar Festival or Gangaur, Shilpgram Crafts Fair are must see here. Taking a Cycling Tour in Udaipur City and Its Peripheries is another best thing you can do here. It would give you an opportunity to explore city from a closer look.
Best Time to Visit Udaipur:
The best time to plan for Udaipur is the winters. The temperature rests comfy and is appropriate for sightseeing and visiting to the monuments including places of interest in Udaipur. The best months to travel here are September to December and February March of every year.
Places to Visit in Udaipur:
Lake Pichola, Chetak Samadhi, City Palace, Bagore Ki Haveli, Fateh Sagar Lake, Ambrai Ghat, Monsoon Palace, Saheliyoki Bari would complete your Udaipur trip.
How to Reach Udaipur:
- The adjacent airport in Udaipur is Maharana Pratap Airport situated about 20 kilometers from the city center. It is linked by air to all main cities in India counting Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Jaipur.
- Trains from Jaipur, Delhi, Kolkata, Indore, Mumbai and Kota connect to Udaipur and the deluxe “Palace of Wheels” also has a stop in Udaipur.
- Udaipur is well-connected by road as well. Luxurious AC and non-AC buses, State-run transport buses are available 24X7.
Weather in Udaipur:
The city of lakes, Udaipur, has a tropical climate.
The best time to visit this location is during the winter, which begins in October and lasts until March when the days are cool and sunny and the nights are cold. The temperature drops to 5 degrees Celsius at night but stays around 30 degrees Celsius during the day.
The summer season begins in mid-March and lasts until June. The temperature varies between 23 and 44 degrees Celsius. It is unquestionably not the best time to visit Udaipur.
The monsoon season starts from July to September (25°C to 35°C). Despite receiving less rain than other cities in India, Udaipur is regarded as one of the best places to visit during the monsoon season.