Lake Palace - Udaipur - Monuments of Rajasthan
Udaipur, the vibrant destination attracting lakhs of tourists from all corners of the world has number of treasures to explore. Lake Palace is the most prominent of all monuments with a rich history and vibrant heritage.
The lake Pichola and its picturesque ambience enhanced by the Aravalli Hills sets a natural backdrop, for this magical monument, named as Jag Nivas. Built in 1746 by the then Raja of Udaipur Maharana Jagat Singh, Lake Palace had been the summer palace for the Royal family of Udaipur.
The fabulously built palace has now been transformed into a Five-Star hotel with impeccable amenities and luxury at its peak. The gorgeous paintings and intricately designed glasses dotted across the palace enhances the ambience reaching to luxury segment of tourists visiting India. Besides being a monument, Lake Palace is popular among the global tourists as a wedding and photography destination.
Restaurants offering different cuisines, opting for a boat ride in Lake Pichola, exploring deeper about the historic heritage site, enjoying the ecstatic sight of sunset from the nearby lakes are the most recommended activities when you happen to visit Lake Palace during your tour to Rajasthan.
Information for Tourist
Best time to visit is between September and February
Udaipur is acclaimed by the global tourists as “City of Lakes”
Popular among the tourists for its rich, varied culture and heritage Dotted with wonderful locations to explore and enjoy Lake Palace is open to visitors from 9AM to 6PM and there are options for boat rides.