Timings: Open from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Major Airports: Udaipur International Airport Best time: September to March (Read More)
The Lake Palace
Serving as an excellent suite of 5-star hotels of the country, is a natural foundation of the royal kingdom reformed painstakingly by the Taj Group. The luxury hotel comprising of exquisite rooms and beautiful suites has a rich history attached to it. The initial construction of the place took place between 1743 and 1746 under the able guidance of Maharana Jagat Singh, the then successor of the royal dynasty of Mewar.
The palace was built in white and black marble with exotic decorations of the courtyards lined with columns, pillared terraces, sparkling fountains and spectacular gardens. The other embellishments included the semi-precious stones and shiny ornaments.
What makes this palace a divine beauty is it’s encompassing on all the sides by the pure crystal clear waters of Pichola Lake. The lake has many islands one of which houses the Lake Palace, hence given the name. To thoroughly relish the lake palace and explore its uniqueness and vibrancy, indulge yourself in a boat ride and explore all the famous and majestic monuments housed in the city.
The magnificence and luring nature with all its intricate architecture and carvings blended with the rapid and modern construction techniques is what makes the lake a must visit. The hotel is even featured in the famous James Bond flick.
Best Time to Visit
The best seasons or time to visit the city are those of spring and winter. The best recommended time lasts from September to March.
How to Reach
The nearest rail track to the city of is the Udaipur Junction Railway Station situated at a distance of 2.0 km and takes around 7 minutes to reach the destination. The nearest airport is the Udaipur International Airport or the Dabok Airport.
An entry fee of charged from tourists is around INR 30 for adult and INR 15 for the child.