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Quick Weekend Escapes from Udaipur

February 24, 2019 Aarti Sharma

Udaipur is a beautiful city in Rajasthan, known as the City of Lakes. There are numerous mesmerizing destinations in the city that can enchant you and serve as a feast to your eyes. Also, it is surrounded by a lot of beautiful places such as Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Ahmedabad which can be your weekend trips. You could plan a short weekend holiday to any of these places.

And to your surprise, you would not be disappointed because these are so beautifully constructed and speak proudly of their colorful and rave culture. Thus, if you are planning to go out for some petty holiday this weekend, then we have enlisted certain places that can serve as your shelter :

udaipur city palace view

  • Mount Abu :

The only hill station in the arid deserts of Rajasthan, Mount Abu stand at a height of 4000 feet. It has a lot of points that can be visited such as the Sunset point which is viewed from the Nakki lake that surrounds the mountain. You can also go to the Dilwara temples which is a complex structure of 5 marble Jain temples. You can also go for sightseeing at the Toad rock which has a toad like shape and the very famous Achalgarh fort that embeds very beautiful temples inside. For religious people, you have the very beautifully built Adhar Devi temple.

  • Jodhpur :

Jodhpur also holds some of the greatest cultural histories in it and has a lot of places that one can go to visit. You will get to see some magnificent buildings and royal palaces. If you are fond of discovering the glorious history and past of the region, then Jodhpur is one of the places where you can do some. Here you can go to the gigantic Mehrangarh Fort, Jaswant Thada, and Umaid Bhawan Palace. You can also see the historical Mandore garden, Balsamand Lake, Kaylana Lake, and Ghanta Ghar.

jagmandir palace udaipur

  • Kumbhalgarh :

A Mewar fortress located on the western range of Aravalli Hills is regarded as the second largest wall that extends over 38 km. The place is a World Heritage Site and is truly a magnificent sight with a charming location that offers a perfect tourist attraction with a myriad of opportunities to explore and experience delectable cuisines, gorgeous views, and blue skies. The place has certainly the best to offer for all those who are looking for an experience worth memorable.

  • Pushkar :

Pushkar is one of the religious places of the country. It is a famous pilgrimage site in India. Travelers from all over the world come to visit this beautiful place and adore its beauty. The famous place here is the Pushkar lake which is considered to be pious. As per a myth, this lake was created when a lotus flower from the hands of Brahma (the Hindu God) dropped on the ground and thus this lake was built. Akin to this, there is also a Brahma temple which is dedicated to the Brahma god. This temple was constructed somewhere in the 14th century. Pushkar camel fair is also held here in October and mid-November.

pushkar brahma temple

  • Ajmer :

Ajmer is also one of the most religious places and is located at a distance of 11 kilometers from Pushkar and the two are separated by the Nag Pahar. Ajmer is famous for the very holy dargah of Moinuddin Chishti, a Sufi saint who resided here in his tomb between 1192 and 1236 AD. Ajmer shrine is a very beautiful place where one can visit. Akbar fort museum was built by King Akbar in the 16th century and serves the same cause as the dargah. It also has a mosque located near it.

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At Padharo, we plan a trip who want to visit Udaipur or a nearby city. We prepare you a complete itinerary for a trip at your decided budget studded with our local guides who give you the best experiences of your trip. If you are also planning to go to Udaipur and seeking a travel partner, then Padharo is a complete package for you. From planning trip, hiring vehicles for you, to providing you guides, we do it all. If you are interested in going to Udaipur for your vacation, then we deal with all the problems that come along your way. Call us, mail us or chat with us. You can also download the app and get the best memories with us.