Things to Do in Udaipur – The City of Lakes


Udaipur, otherwise known as the city of lakes, is a classic beauty.

There are so many soul-satisfying things to do in Udaipur. It is famed for not only its glorious past but also the picturesque places.

The best part about Udaipur is that it still holds the essence of its past and the architecture reflects the culture.

In today’s blog, we are going to look at some beautiful places in Udaipur. You can sure make a list of it for your next trip to Udaipur.

Udaipur city

Udaipur city view from a hotel balcony in Rajasthan, India

Here are the things to do in Udaipur:

Lake Pichola:

This is one of the most important things to do in Udaipur, you have got to pay a visit here. The place offers a boat ride that you cannot afford to miss.

The lake is surrounded by splendid palaces of Udaipur. You can also admire the Lake Palace while on the ride and click some amazing pictures along.

This lake is famed for its gorgeousness and the spectacular view it sets out. Especially at the time of dawn, when you can fill your soul with the breathtaking sunset.

lake view
Boat Ride Timing:  10:00 am – 5:00 pm


If you feel famished, you need to be here. This place provides luxury dining and is pretty famous.

This place is situated right beside Lake Pichola, offering a stunning view.

The hotel specializes in authentic Mewari and Rajasthani food. In your list of “things to do in Udaipur”, you must highlight this place.

The royal, authentic food is what you get here. Also, this place is perfect for couples as they can spend a romantic evening here.

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Things You Must Order:  Laal Maas, Chicken Tikka, Biryani.

Saheliyon ki Bari:

This is a major attraction in Udaipur. And among the best things to do in Udaipur. It is adorned with fountains, kiosk, a lotus pool and lot more.

You have to be there to relish the beauty of this garden.

You can visit here early morning or late evening. This is a beautiful place to spend leisure time with your loved one or even family.

This spot proves to be a favorite among the localities as they tend to spend their evenings here.


City Palace:

This is a must among the things to do in Udaipur. It is a massive palace and you might need a guide who can take you around the palace.

The place is worth admiring as it showcases a blend of Medieval, Chinese and Europan architecture.

The structure is of the ancient time – marble and granite built, narrow doors, chowk and corridors that gives the historic vibes.

Also, there is a room inside the palace that is decorated and adorned with mirrors on the wall. You have got to visit the place and see the beauty for yourself.

If you wish to visit this palace, make sure that you have ample time on hand. Also, do keep in mind the timing (opening and closing) of the palace.

City Palace

Timing: Monday – Sunday: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Bagore ki Haveli:

Are you an art lover? Do you love to admire the culture of the place? Then this is a must visit spot for you.

The haveli is situated on the quayside of the Lake Pichola. You got to be here while on your trip to Udaipur.

Also, travelers reveal that this was amongst the best things to do in Udaipur. The haveli is splendid and magnificent and is fun to explore.  

And, the best part about this haveli is that there is a folk dance presented here every evening. The show is a representation of their culture and their dance is magnificent, played along with the traditional Rajasthani song.
Make sure you book some time and take the tickets for the show.

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Timings: Every evening, after 6:30 pm.

So these were some of the things to do in Udaipur (must-dos!).
Also, don’t forget to have a look around the local markets and buy the ethnic Udaipur’s jewelry and clothes to take back home.

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