Trip Duration: 2 Nights / 3 Days
Itinerary: 2 Nights Udaipur
The Taj Lake Palace Hotel, Udaipur is a former white marble palace that seems to float miraculous ... More
Welcome to your 'Taj Lake Palace - Udaipur' tour. On arrival at the airport or railway station in Udaipur, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. You will be greeted with a grand traditional Rajasthani welcome with a non-alcoholic welcome drink. The rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy the ambience and amenities of the hotel.
Overnight in Udaipur. None (meals on your own)
This morning after a hearty breakfast, we proceed on a city tour of Udaipur visiting City Palace - a complex built over a period of nearly 400 years by the Sisodia clan in 1559. Nestled in the bosom of the Aravallis, the granite and marble edifice of the City Palace stands in contrast to its quaint natural surroundings. The palace displays musical instruments, various clothing items, paintings and other such antiques which were used by the Royal family.
Later, we visit the Fateh Prakash Palace - named after the greatest ruler of Mewar dynasty, Maharana Fateh Singh. The palace showcases a treasurer trove of priceless paintings, portraits, armoury, royal artefacts and large arched windows overlooking the surrounding lake. The mainhighlight of the palace is Durbar Hall Sabhagaar, the foundation stone of which was laid by Lord Minto, the Viceroy of India in 1909. In his honour, the hall was originally called Minto Hall. Another prominent highlight of the Fateh Prakash Palace is the Crystal Gallery which is the world's largest private collection of crystals under one roof. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the hotel's surroundings or enjoy the in-house facilities of the hotel.
Overnight in Udaipur. (B)
Today, bid farewell to your 'Taj Lake Palace - Udaipur' tour, as you are transferred to the airport or railway station in Udaipur, for your onward journey.