Udaipur Day Tour
The regal city of Udaipur is the perfect destination for people who want to experience a little bit of history, culture and romance. Also called the City of Lakes, it is the historic capital of the Mewar state. Located in the Aravali Hills, Udaipur acquired its second name due to the splendid water bodies that surround it such as the Fateh Sagar, Swaroop Sagar and Pichola.
Udaipur was founded by Maharana Pratap Singh’s father Rana Udai. It is home to many palaces, towers, monuments, gardens, temples, large havelis and forts which were constructed in the Rajputana and Mughal architecture and tradition. Due to its grand and imperial appeal, Udaipur was a favorite retreat for many people including leaders in the British Raj.
Udaipur is sometimes called Venice of the East. Being surrounded by plush green hills and expansive water bodies; it creates a charming, old world appeal. When combined with its many famous historic monuments and cultural traditions, Udaipur is a tantalizing experience for the senses.
Connected to major national highways and roadways, visitors can hire cabs, take buses or even drive while traveling to and through this memorable city.
Walk amongst the famous rulers of the Rajput clan! Visit Udaipur.
Itinerary 1 Udaipur - Ranakpur - Kumbhalgarh - Udaipur
This day tour begins by exploring the valley on the western side of the Aravalli Range wherein resonates the beauty and purity of this magnificent structure of Ranakpur Jain Temple, known for its impeccable architecture with numerous pillars contributing in its beauty. Take your time to absorb in the peace and calm of this pilgrimage before you head to witness a citadel of Kumbhalgarh that stands proudly with this world’s second largest invincible wall which still protects it with the same faithful spirit as it did since Rana Kumbha built this fort in the 15th century. Come back to the city of lakes, Udaipur for the night stay at the hotel.
Itinerary 2 Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Udaipur
This day tour is unlike any other as you are heading towards the fort that still exhibits grandeur and magnificence of Rajputs. Chittorgarh Fort is the pride of Rajasthan which displays the valiant spirit of Mewars’ men and women who have been the proud inhabitants of the largest as well as the most significant fort of the country. Built on the top of the hill, it leaves one awestruck with the spectacular view and there is no denying the fact that no one can come back unaffected by the rich history of this majestic structure that has witnessed as well as faced so much, yet, always held its head and values high. It is time to reach back Udaipur for an overnight stay.
Itinerary 3 Udaipur - Mount Abu - Udaipur
Enjoy the beautiful drive as you head towards a hill station situated at the border of Rajasthan and Gujarat called Mount Abu, adorned with a beautiful lake and spiral, curvaceous roads with spectacular greenery and fresh air to enjoy. That is not all when we speak of Mount Abu. Soon, you would realize as you witness one of the most beautifully carved marble temples called Dilwara Temple. The fine workmanship beholds you leaving you wonder-struck. Also visit Guru Shikhar, the highest point in the Aravalli Range and spend a few moments of peace being one with nature. Take a boat ride in the famous Nakki Lake which is believed to have sacred mythological past. Time to drive back to Udaipur for an overnight stay.