Udaipur, India

Udaipur is the capital city of the Mewar district in Rajasthan, India. Udaipur is nicknamed 'City of Lakes'. Being rich in lakes, temples and forst this sity inspired many fild directors. This city is full of color and history. A lot of movies were recorded there. This city is famous for its Rajput-era palaces.

The official language in Udaipur is Hindi.

The time-zone is UTC+5:30.

The population of this city is approximately 599 000 people.

Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, Monsoon Palace, Deen Dayal Upadhyay Park, Jagdish Temple, Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Pichola are main tourist attractions of the city.


Udaipur has tropical climate. The best time to visit this place is from September to March. The summer is rather hot. The temperature raises up to 40°C.

How To Get There


Maharana Pratap Airport is the nearest airport. It is 22km from Udaipur. This is a domestic airport. It is connected with Delhi and Mumbai. To get to the city one can take a prepaid taxi. Taxi booths are in the airport. Also it is possible to get a pickup from your hotel.


Udaipur City Railway Station is the city train station. It is only 3km from the city cente. Udaipur is connected with many major Indian destinations. It has the trains to and from Agra Ajmer, Chittorgarh, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Jaipur, Madhopur Kolkata, Ratlam, Indore, Ujjain, Surat, Baroda, Gwalior and many others.


Buses from Udaipur go to many cities in Rajasthan. It is connected to Delhi, Mumbai, Mount Abu, Agra, Ahmedabad and other cities.


Udaipur has a good road connection. It is connected with other main destinations though national highways.



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