Udaipur was a capital of the Rajput rulers, who ruled over Rajasthan. Today, it is one of the most beautiful cities of Rajasthan and the most desired tourist destination of India.
1. City Palace
The architectural beauty of City Palace is breathtaking, which makes it a top tourist attraction of Udaipur. Within its massive structure, there are a series of courtyards, balconies, terraces, hanging gardens, and corridors.
Besides, there are lofty towers, arched gateways, and domes that add beauty to this palace. The palace stands on the banks of Lake Pichola.
2. Lake Palace
The most famous attraction of Udaipur is undoubtedly the Lake Palace. This pleasure palace, built by Maharana Jagat Singh II, is a work of magnificent architectural beauty. It is mounted on an island in Lake Pichola and seems to float on the crystal blue waters of the lake.
3. Sajjangarh Biological Park
Located beneath the majestic Monsoon Palace, Sajjangarh Biological Park is a zoological garden in Udaipur. The zoo has more than 60 animals including tigers, lions, panthers, ostriches, alligators, monkeys, bears, other mammals, birds, and reptiles.
4. Monsoon Palace
The Monsoon Palace was initially built to be used as an astronomical observatory to monitor the movement of the monsoon clouds and a residential resort of the royal family.
Established in 1884 by Maharana Sajjan Singh, Monsoon Palace is also called Sajjangarh Palace.
5. Moti Magri
Moti Magri or Pearl Hill is a beautiful hill which commands gorgeous views of Fateh Sagar Lake. On top of Moti Magri, stands the memorial of the great Rajput warrior king Maharana Pratap riding his favorite horse Chetak. This bronze memorial is a great architectural marvel of Udaipur.
6. Jag Mandir
Jag Mandir is a beautiful palace built on an island in Lake Pichola. The Maharanas of Mewar built this palace as a summer resort and for hosting parties.