Udaipur, a city in the Indian state of Rajasthan is very famous for its history, culture and scenic locations. The city’s palatial buildings are entrenched with history and royalty and at the same time are designed in contemporary style. The architecture of this city with its picturesque landscape, lakes, and historic palaces is one of the most beautiful.
The city is also known for its lakes, with the most famous one being the Lake Pichola. Palaces, Marble temples and Family mansions have been built around the lake over the centuries. Some of the other famous lakes include the Fateh sagar lake and the Udaisagar lake. Other places of interest include the City Palace, built on top of a hill, overlooking the lake Pichola, the city palace is one of the finest architechtural marvels in the history of Rajasthan. The inside of the palace is decorated with delicate marble and silver work, adorned by beautiful wall paintings. Also, Udaipur is known for the famous crafts mela Shilpgram, to promote textiles, crafts and handicrafts of the region. The festival happens in the month of November and December and is a must see during your holidays to the region. The sound and light show of the Kumbalgarh fort must also not be missed. The show gives an overview of the royal rajputana kingdom.
The best time to visit Udaipur is from October onwards till March, when the weather is pleasant for a perfect holiday to this royal Indian state.