Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Kumbhalgarh Or Ranakpur - Nathdwara and Eklingji or Haldi Ghati - Mount Abu (Night Stay) - Udaipur Departure

Destinations covered:

Udaipur (6 Days Package) – Udaipur - Chittorgarh - Kumbhalgarh Or Ranakpur - Nathdwara and Eklingji or Haldi Ghati - Jaisamand or Mansoon Palace - Mount Abu (Night Stay) - Udaipur Departure

Tour description:

Day 1: Reach Udaipur

In the morning when you reach Udaipur city you will be transferred to the Udaipur hotel through our representative. After that you will be taken for sightseeing which includes:

City Palace:

It is one of the biggest complexes of Rajasthan. This is one of the marvelous architectural constructions over the lake which surrounds crenellated walls. The main entrance of this Palace is through the triple arch which also comprises of eight marble porticos. This Palace comprises of pavilions, courtyards, balconies, rooms as well as corridors.

Pichola Lake

This is one of the most beautiful lake constructed by Maharana Udai Singh II after he discovered the city. This lake is surrounded by hills, temples, palaces and many more.

Crystal Gallery:

This is where you will witness Udaipur royalty. At this place you can have a glimpse at the wonderful crystal collection of Raja Sajjan Singh. In the year 1877 raja had ordered a fabulous compilation of crystals from outside the country. Prior to it getting delivered raja died and so these crystals were put into storage which was later on kept for tourism purpose.

Saheliyon ki Bari:

This was a relaxing spot for the royal ladies and so it can be said that it is a small ornamental garden. This garden comprises of lot of fountains, four pools as well as marble elephant.

After roaming to these places take the pleasure of boat ride to Pichola or Fateh Safar Lake.

 

Day 2: Udaipur to Chittorgarh

 

In the morning have your breakfast and be ready to drive to Chittorgarh. Once you reach this place you will be transferred to the hotel. Have some relax time and in the late afternoon leave to visit Chittorgarh fort. Have an overnight stay at Udaipur hotel.

Day 3: Tour to Ranakpur and Khumbhalgarh

Once you are done with your morning breakfast it is time for you to check out Ranakpur and khumbhalgarh.

Khumbhalgarh Fort:

Khumbhalgarh is around eighty five kilometers from Udaipur. The Khumbhalgarh fort is second most significant fort of Mewar kingdom. This fort was constructed in fifteenth century AD by Rana Kumbha.

This is one of the massive fort with 36km long wall, seven magetsic gates as well as seven ramparts. The last gate that is Nimboo Pol comprises of wonderful chambers. As per the history Udai Singh took a shelter by hiding at these chambers in order to save himself from his uncle who had murderous intentions. The fort is rich in history.

Ranakpur Jain Temple:

Ranakpur Jain Temple was developed by the monarch Rana Kumbha in the fifteenth century. The basement of this is around 48000 sq. feet which covers the entire complex.On top of this there are 24 pillared halls, domes supported through 400 columns and 4 subsidiary shrines. You will also see the artistically carved nymphs that are playing flute that too in different postures of dance. The assembly hall comprises of 2 big bells which weigh around 108 kg. The main part of the temple that is Chaumukh which is four faces temple is devoted to Adinath.

After exploring these places your drive will be back to Udaipur. Have a night stay at Udaipur hotel.

Day 4: Tour to Nathdwara / Eklingji or Haldighati 

Once you have your morning breakfast your drive will be towards visiting attractions Nathdwara and Eklingi

Nathdwara:

The shrine which is at Nathdwara was constructed in around seventeenth century and that too the spot was selected by Shrinatji himself. It is said that the idol of Lord Krishna was being relocated to a place that is safe so that it can be protected from anti hindu destructions of Mughal ruler that is Aurangazeb. At the time the idol reached a place at village Sihad the bullock cart in which the idol was being transferred sank deep inside the mud and it was hard to be removed. Thsiw as considered as the Lord's selected place and so Shrinatji Temple was constructed at this place. This is also referred to as Haveli of Shrinathji.

Eklingji:

This is one of the wonderfully sculpted temple which was constructed in fifteenth century and it was rebuilt by making use of the ruins of priory destroyed temple. This temple comprises of 108 temples. The wall of the entire complex is made out of granite and marble. This also comprises of huge and enormous double storied pillared hall also referred to as mandap with a four faced image of Lord Shiva in black color. One more temple in this complex is the Lakulish Temple which is constructed in 1971. This is only one Lakulish sect throughout India.

In the evening get back to Udaipur.

Day 5: Tour to Jaisamand Lake

 

Jaisamand Lake is renowned for being the second largest artificial lake in Asia. Located at a distance of 48 kms from the city of Udaipur, Jaisamand Lake is also known as Dhebar. In 1685, Maharana Jai Singh built this lake while making a dam on the Gomti River. This lake covers an area of 36sq km, stretches to the length of 14 km and width of 9 km. The lake is deep to the maximum of 102 feet and has a circumference of 30 miles.

Day 6: Mount Abu to Udaipur Departure

The southern tip of the Aravali Hills owes the cool climate to its rich flora covering the entire hillside; that includes coniferous trees and flowering shrubs.
The mountain of Mount Abu forms a distinct rocky plateau 22 km long by 9 km wide. The highest peak on the mountain top at 1,722 meters (5,650 ft) above sea level. It is referred to as 'an oasis in the desert', as its heights are home to rivers, lakes, waterfalls and evergreen forests.

 

After your breakfast, you can plan for shopping. Try to enjoy as much as you can. Taste the local food. In the evening you would be transferred to the International Airport and Railway Station for departure.

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