Lake Pichola, Udaipur

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Explore several islands and historic sites at Lake Pichola, an expansive artificial body of water navigable by local boats. Created in the 14th century by the area's ruling clan, the lake features plenty of points of interests and it provides the backdrop to both the famed City Palace and a luxury hotel. Wander around the area to observe busy ghats and wealthy homes, or view the lake from atop the water by hopping aboard a local tour boat with a guide. Arrange your visit to Lake Pichola and discover more family-friendly attractions in Udaipur using our Udaipur travel itinerary planner.
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  • This boat ride allows to see the shores of Udaipur and admire the façade of the Palace. The halt on Jag Mandir is nice.
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  • Lovely place, building in the Centre of the Lake can be reached by boat, on the ghats and local market
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  • One should not miss Pichola Lake when in Udaipur. The best view of the lake can be from any of the roofs of hotels/restaurants. The evening view is breathtaking as almost all the buildings are illumin...  more »

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You can find both budget and luxury accommodations for your stay in Udaipur, a city especially famous for its heritage hotels. High-end and budget-friendly lodgings cluster in the old town area, near the City Palace, and around Lake Pichola, where you can have scenic waterfront views. Mid-range options include traditional "haveli" townhouses, often boasting distinct architecture and design styles, and cozy guesthouses with peaceful outdoor areas.
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