Places to Visit in Udaipur in 2 days

By: Vinay Choubey

The city of Dawn, Udaipur is a lovely land around the azure water lake, hemmed in by the lush hills of the Aravallis. A vision in white drenched in romance and beauty, Udaipur is a fascinating blend of sights, sound and experiences and inspiration for the imagination of poets, painters and writers.

Fairs and Festivals of Udaipur

  • Mewar Festival
    The Mewar Festival is celebrated to welcome the advent of spring. It coincides with the festival of Gangaur in Udaipur which is very significant for women of Rajasthan. It is a time for them to dress up in their best clothes and participate in the festival.
  • Gangaur Festival
    Gangaur festival is from March to April. It is popular among women who pray to the goddess Parvati. During these festival women carry the idols of goddess Parvati also called Gauri in form of a procession to Gangaur Ghat which is one side of Pichola Lake.
  • Teej
    Teej is the festival celebrating the advent of monsoon. Held during the monsoons, July to August.  Teej is also dedicated to Lord Shiva and Parvati and this time it is married women who pray for a happy and long married life. 

Places to Visit in Udaipur in 2 days

  • City Palace
    A majestic architectural marvel towering over the lake on a hill surrounded by crenallated walls. The main entrance is through the triple arched gate. The maharanas were weighed under the gate in gold, the equivalent amount of which was distributed among the populace. The suraj Gokhada, the balcony of the sun, is where the suryavansi maharanas of mewar presented themselves to the people in time of trouble to restore their confidence.
  • Jagdish Temple
    Built in 1651A.D. by Maharana Jagat Singh, this Indoarmy temple is the largest and the most beautiful temple if Udaipur with noteworthy scupted images.
  • Bharatiya Lok Kala Museum
    The interesting collection exhibited by this Indian folk arts museum includes folk dresses ornaments puppets masks dolls folk musical instruments folk deities and paintings.
  • Fateh Sagar
    A beautiful lake, overlooked by a number of jills on the three sides and the Pratap memorial on the north was built by Maharana fateh singh. In the middle of the lake is Nehru Park a lovely garden island with a boar shaped café accessile by an enjoyable boat ride.

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