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The incredibly beautiful city of Udaipur is known for its glittering lakes, picturesque mosaic palaces, and a romantic vibe that settles into the very essence of the Rajasthan state of India. The rolling hills, charmingly crooked and colourful streets and the beautiful lakes of the city makes Udaipur that much more enchanting – and that’s one of the many reasons it is regarded as one of the most romantic places in the world. The gorgeous city provides the perfect Indian honeymoon escape for newlyweds, not only because of its beauty, but also because of the amazing array of places to see and experience.
5 Places to Stay
Known as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Udaipur makes sure that there is not one part of the experience that is lacking – which includes its luxury accommodation options that are sure to impress!
As Udaipur’s only modern palace hotel by Lake Pichola, The Leela Palace Udaipur offers one of the most romantic destinations in the city. The culture heritage and richness of the surrounds is made that much more incredible inside the hotel. Indulge in the luxury of this palace, including the exquisite dinning and spa service.
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The 5-star experience you and your partner will find at the Trident Hotel in Udaipur is just as special as exploring the city itself. Inspired by the architecture and cultural heritage of the city, the hotel reflects this in its rooms; so stunning!
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The remarkable tranquillity of this hotel needs to be experienced! The conceptualised, creative display of the sprawling hotel and the pampering you’re sure to receive makes the Udai Kothi an incredible option for accommodation between adventures.
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Sitting on the banks of Udaipur’s stunning Lake Pichola is this uniquely enchanting hotel that spreads over 50 gorgeous acres. Guests to this hotel are lucky enough to dine in luxury, relax by the stunning lake, stroll through their gardens and enjoy spectacular views. Settle in for one of the best honeymoon stays in the city.
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Udaipur’s – and the world’s – most romantic hotel offers a piece of luxury right out of the 18th century. The marble palace, which once housed royalty, is renowned for its intricate details, original artwork and gorgeous glasswork. The suites, luxury dining, and incredible views makes this hotel a favourite among honeymooners. For movie buffs, you can be sure to enjoy just as much glitz and glamour as James Bond himself.
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5 Places to Visit
With a city as rich in culture and stories as Udaipur, pick any spot throughout the city to explore, and spend all day soaking up as much of the history and tradition as possible.
The Gardens of Udaipur
Although most commonly known as the City of Lakes, Udaipur has also become renowned as the Garden City of Rajasthan. The picturesque gardens each have something that make them individual – Gulab Bagh is blooming with unusual roses, Moti Magri Park has remarkable sunset views, and Saheliyo ki Bara was made to suit royal ladies. Although you’re more than welcome to stroll through the gardens just hand in hand with your partner, consider a tour with Audley for an amazing insight.
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Arguably one of the most romantic places in the city (and there are so many), the Ghanerao Castle truly captures the spirit of Udaipur. The castle is renowned for its rich history and architectural beauty. Although it sits just Udaipur, the enchanting fairy-tale castle is worth the trip – consider taking a tour with Udaipur Magic.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
The wildlife sanctuary is a major tourist attraction for those visiting Udaipur. The diverse sanctuary houses incredibly gorgeous leopards, tigers, panthers, wolves and many more amazing animals from India. If you have a soft spot for animals or a flare for adventure, the sanctuary would be the perfect way to kick off your adventure. For that little extra advantage, tour the park with Rajasthan Trip and say hi to the sloths for us!
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Bagore Ki Haveli
The Alluring India Tour takes visitors through the gorgeous architecture that is the ancient building of Bagore Ki Haveli. The delicate carved handiwork is just one piece of the charm – once you enter, you’re in a whole new world of romance. Explore the ancient architecture and enjoy the sites just like a royal.
City Palace Complex
With its incredible marble and granite walls and multitude of awe inspiring decorations, the City Palace Complex is a shining beacon in Udaipur. Discover the history of royalty in India with a tour with Virasat Experiences, and be sure to admire as much of the preserved beauty as possible. The city complex is the first step to re-living the history and tradition of India’s Udaipur.
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5 Things to Do
There is no shortage of places to visit and things to do in Udaipur – you just have to step outside and look around. Pack the necessities and then be on your way. Make sure you have a camera ready to record these wonderful experiences!
Visit the Temples
The strikingly stunning architecture of the Udaipur temples makes the aesthetic nature of the city that much more romantic. Visit the temples alone with your significant other or take a tour with Udaipur Magic – either way, you’re in for a treat.
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Fairs and Festivals
Udaipur is not only famous for its gardens and lakes, it’s also famous for the colourful and vibrant fairs and festivals. The Mewar Festival and Shilpgram Crafts Fair are both held annually; enjoy the celebrations, music and culture which are all part of the enchanting experience.
Whether it’s stopping by a museum or two, or getting out and really exploring the city of Udaipur, make sure you discover as much of the history of the romantic city as possible. The brilliant collections exhibit rare glimpses of the past that really bring together the city’s culture together – from the royal age to modern day.
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The forts of Udaipur ensure visitors step back into a time that’s almost fairytale in nature. The vibe of the architecture and history of the royal past are unforgettable! Go out into Udaipur to visit the most exciting forts like the Kumbhalgarh and Chittorgarh forts.
Seek Out Palaces
The palaces of Udaipur are all equally as stunning. Each showcase an incredible history and are shrouded in romance that has become so normal in the city. Seek out the most beautiful of the palaces and take a tour or two!
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Udaipur is unlike anything else. As a dream destination for a romantic holiday, the city revels in tales of love and excitement. Become a part of this on your honeymoon – and be prepared to take back with you a lifetime of cherished memories.
Ms Chinoiserie Says: Often referred to a magical marble mosaic, Udaipur is stunningly beautiful and magically romantic!