Udaipur has always fascinated tourists with its attractions that reflect the glory of the era of raja-maharajas. The treasure-trove of magnificence, Udaipur is dubbed as the ' City Of Lake', which never fails to capture the hearts of tourists who come here from all over the world. Udaipur is also known for its nearby places that offer mesmerizing attractions. You can plan an excursion around Udaipur for a memorable travel experience.
A hilltop fort reverberates with history of valor as it spread over 700 hectares. The pride of Rajasthan it is located at a distance of 123 km from Udaipur. The daunting fort is equipped with palaces, monuments and huge towers that are confined by its gateways.
A witness to the fabled battle fought between Maharana Pratap and the Mughal Emperor, Haldighati is located at a distance of 40 kms from the city of Udaipur. Ideal for private day trips the extensive landscape that was allegedly covered with the blood, still evokes a chill.
The Jain temple is a mind-boggling creation, which is located at a distance of 93 kms from Udaipur. It has 9 halls and 1,444 pillars and each one of them is distinctly carved, which is a testimony to the genius work of architecture.
Perched high in the Aravalli Range it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Built by Mewar ruler Rana Kumbha the fort looks most spectacular during sunset. To explore the entire fort, you need to spare three to four hours and if time isn't a constraint, then do not miss the evening sound and light show in Hindi.
It is where one must relish the fresh air and scenic view along with exciting activities. Riding a Marwari horse, in the countryside is one of the popular activities. If horse riding does not interest you then you can also opt for a tour of the nearest village.