LAKESIDE HOTELS IN UDAIPUR
Holding true to its alternate name ‘City of Lakes’, Udaipur is home to an extensive lake system. The popular ones include Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar Lake, Doodh Talai Lake Swaroop Sagar and Lake Badi. They are also extremely well-maintained, offer spectacular boat-rides, and act as beautiful backdrops for both the human eye and the camera lens. Most lakes here have palaces, gardens, restaurants and pavilions on their banks. While tourism is the chief driving force of the economy of Udaipur, it also has numerous other industries (such as handicrafts and minerals) that have shown massive growth according to recent trends. Udaipur has also bloomed into an educational hub with several schools, colleges and top-ranked institutes. Udaipur can be accessed by three major means of transport: road, rail and air.There are a number of lakeside hotels in Udaipur which render excellent service to its guests. The best lakeside hotels in Udaipur are often thought of as spots catering specifically to the ‘honeymooning’ niche where the ambiance is cozy, staff are courteous, food is delicious and service is prompt. Offering a lot more than your generic hotel in terms of amenities provided such as bathrobes, flip-flops, whirlpool tubs, complimentary wi-fi, apart from in-house dining amid a thoroughly soothing natural surroundings with an array of activities to go with. Waterbound activities such as paddling, fishing, canoeing and kayaking are also extended to the guests at these properties, on a chargeable basis.While lakes mentioned above are certainly worth taking a look at, the rich cultural heritage of Udaipur is a sight to behold. Festivals such as Gangaur, Shilpgram Utsav, Hariyali Amavasya, Jal-Jhulni Ekadashi, and Hariyali Amavasya are celebrated with processions, chariots and live performances from folk artistes. The City Palace, Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, Kesariyaji Temple, Jagdish Temple, Sukhadia Circle, Moti Magri, Pratap Gaurav Kendra, Gulab Bagh and Zoo, and Pratap Park are some of the places that should be included in your itinerary while visiting Udaipur. Restaurants like Jhumar, Raaj Bagh, Upre, Ambrai and Charcoal by Carlsson offer great opportunities when it comes to dining by the lake.