Experience first-hand the rich cultural legacy of Mewar, the Kingdom of Udaipur, which glows in all its glory with magnificent palaces set amidst the shimmering waters of scenic lakes, intricately designed temples and dams. Set across a period of 03 nights and 04 days, this Rajasthan holiday package takes you first to Udaipur, where attractions such as the City Palace, Jagniwas Palace and Jagmandir Palace await. Enjoy boat rides on Lake Pichola and visit historical architectural marvels such as the 17th Century Jagdish Temple and Fateh Sagar. The second leg of the tour takes you to Mount Abu, the only hill station in Rajasthan. Nestled high above on the Aravalli Hills, Mount Abu is famous for its Jain temples; visit the 11th Century Dilwara Jain Temples before heading on to Nakki Lake. Boat rides on Lake Pichola is a major highlight of this Udaipur holiday package.
Arrival in Udaipur and transfer to Hotel. Udaipur, described as the “City of Sunrise” in the evening. In the evening you will enjoy a leisurely boat ride on LAKE PICHOLA (Subject to water level in the lake). With its main attractions being the two palaces on the islands in the lake, Jagniwas and Jagmandir. The city palace extends along the eastern shore of the lake and you can go for a boat ride from Bansi Ghat. Overnight at hotel.
Udaipur is also a centre of historic arts and crafts of Mewar, like the Mewar School of Miniature Painting. There is of course the modern face of Udaipur that one can look at if interested, but given the other sights from a glorious past, modernity is no real distraction. This is a place that will hold you in its thrall no matter who you are or where you come from. During a guided tour you will visit the CITY PALACE built in 1725, the grand City Palace is actually a conglomerate of eleven palaces overlooking the sprawling Lake Pichola. One of the largest, most beautiful palaces in the state of Rajasthan, it is now a museum, royal residence and a luxury hotel. This intricately designed monument is an architectural wonder in granite and marble; JAGDISH TEMPLE built in 1651 by Maharaja Jagat Singh, this temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is located in the centre of the old city. The temple has a black marble image of Lord Vishnu, which is unusual for the northern part of the country, where statues of Gods are normally in marble; FATEH SAGAR originally built in 1678 by Maharana Jai Singh, Fateh Sagar was rebuilt by Maharana Fateh Singh after the rains destroyed the dam. The garden island in the middle of the lake is Nehru Park, which also has a cafe. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast, check out of the hotel & drive to Mount Abu which is the only hill station in Rajasthan nestling in picturesque Aravalli hills. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel. Take a short break and then visit the famous Dilwara Jain Temples. Dilwara Jain Temples were constructed between 11th and 13th centuries. After visiting the temple, proceed to Nakki Lake. This artificial lake is ringed by hills. In the evening, wnjoy a stroll down the bazaar up to Sunset Point from where you get a wonderful view of the setting sun. Stay overnight at hotel in Mount Abu.
After breakfast transfer to bus stand to board Volvo.
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