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Udaipur City of Lake

Located in the Aravalli ranges of Rajasthan, the city of Udaipur is situated at a distance of about 405 km from the state capital Jaipur. The city is well connected through air, rail, and road to other important cities of India like Jaipur, Delhi, and Mumbai

If Jaipur is a study in pink, Udaipur is a vision in white. The City of Dawn, surrounded by the ancient Aravali Mountains and set on the edge of three lakes, is a brilliant kaleidoscope of narrow lanes flanked by bright stalls, gardens, lakes, palaces and temples.

Romantic Place

Rajasthan is a romantic place with tales of valour & chivalry & a history that brings to life forts & palaces & court intrigues. But Udaipur is different - a splash of color in colorful Rajasthan that's brighter, tinged with the tons of local legends & lores. Here are lakes that come as a surprise in sandy Rajasthan, and forested hills where wildlife still abounds. And in the lakes or by their edges are places straight out of fairy tales, each more beautiful than the other.

Reaching Udaipur

By Air

The city is connected by regular flights to Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Aurangabad, and Mumbai.

By Rail

Udaipur is on the Western Railway meter gauge network. Trains such as the Chetak Express and the Mewar Express connect it to Delhi, Chittor, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Ajmer, and Jodhpur.

By Road

Udaipur is on National Highway No. 8. Transport corporations of several states such as Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh operate buses to Udaipur. The main bus stand is on the City Station Road from where one can take buses to most of the other important tourist destinations of Rajasthan as well as western India and northern India.

  • Last visit to Udaipur: Jan 2003
  • Intro Updated Feb 27, 2004
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  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo
    Sep 17, 2008 at 5:13 PM

    Hello Ajay....have been to Udaipur, but not yeat to some of your recommendations. Will visit them in December 2008. Thank you

  • Sininen's Profile Photo
    Sep 8, 2006 at 11:21 PM

    Hello Ajay! Good page on Udaipur, some more photos would be nice. Happy birthday from Finland!

  • adite's Profile Photo
    Aug 15, 2006 at 3:45 AM

    Hi Ajay. You live in a beautiful city. Had been there many years ago and your pix refreshed my memories! Cheers!

  • bradbeaman's Profile Photo
    Jan 16, 2006 at 4:08 AM

    Hi, Thanks for lots of helpful info. This will be my main source of reference if I get to visit Udaipur

  • laughingsun69's Profile Photo
    Aug 19, 2004 at 3:05 AM

    Hi great pages Ajay ,Udaipur looks fantastic , i like the sounds of chicken and beer you sure thats not an australian dish ? :)

  • thelittlevoice's Profile Photo
    Apr 3, 2004 at 6:14 PM

    udaipur looks great. hopefully i'll make it there next time.

  • Mar 5, 2004 at 5:56 AM

    Excellant coverage of the place supplemted by nice phtographs and useful tips.Great job.

  • sandravdp's Profile Photo
    Mar 3, 2004 at 7:45 AM

    You describe it all very well ;o) Makles me wanna visit India again!

  • rachel_sun's Profile Photo
    Mar 1, 2004 at 3:41 AM

    More great tips.Your home sounds magical.

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Feb 29, 2004 at 2:03 AM

    Your home city sounds absolutely fascinating Ajay. You introduction is superbly written. I would love to visit here one day! Cheers from downunder!



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