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Udaipur - The city of Lakes. Udaipur is a lovely land around the azure water lake, hemmed in by the lush hills of the Aravali.
Udaipur is a fascinating blend of sights, sound and experiences and inspiration for the imagination of poets, painters and writers.

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Facts about Udaipur
Location: Situated in Southern of Rajasthan.
Distance: New Delhi ( 670 km), Jodhpur (260 km), Jaipur (420 km)
STD Code: 0294
Area: 37 sq km.
Language: Hindi, English & Mewari
Altitude: 577 meters
Clothing: Summer light tropical (cotton) for summer & Light woolen for winter

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Useful Information:
Airport Distance
25 km
Tourist Info Center,
Tourist Reception Center,
Fateh Memorial
Suraj Pol
Tel No 0294-2411535

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Udaipur City Climate Weather
In Summer: 38.3 C (Max) - 28.8 C (Min)
In winter: 28.3 C (Max) - 8 C (Min)
Rainy Season : from July to Mid Sept, and very humid (Upton 90%)
Rainfall: 62 cms.
Our suggestion: Best time to come: Sep to March

Hot Attraction
Mewar Festival
A festival to welcome the spring season. There is song, dance, processions, devotional music and fireworks where almost everybody participates.
Udaipur History
UdaipurUdaipur is the jewel of Mewar kingdom ruled by the Sisodia dynasty for 1200 Years. The foundation of the city has an interesting legend associated with it. According to it, Maharana Udai Singh, the founder, was hunting one day when he met a holy man meditations on a hill overlooking the Lake Pichhola. The hermit blessed the Maharana and advised him to build a palace at this favorable located spot with a fertile valley watered by the stream, a lake, an agreeable altitude and an amphitheater of low mountains. Maharana followed the advise of the hermit and founded the city in 1559 A.D.

Reaching Udaipur
By Air
Udaipur is well connected to all the major cities which includes Delhi, Mumbai, Calcutta, Jodhpur, Jaipur.
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By Bus
Rajasthan Roadways run very comfortable deluxe & air conditioned buses from Jaipur, Delhi, Ahmedabad to Udaipur. The roads are very good, and it takes around 8-9 hr. from Jaipur. You can also come by taxi from Jaipur and Ahmedabad.
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By Train
Udaipur is connected to many major cities of India. There are daily trains from Delhi, Jaipur.The best train between Delhi and Udaipur, the daily Chetak Express. Trains take around 12 Hrs from Jaipur to Udaipur.
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Getting around
Udaipur has a reasonably good city bus service. Taxi and auto - rickshaws are un metered. Udaipur is small enough and vehicle traffic slow enough to make getting around on a bicycle quite enjoyable. You can hire bicycles all over town. RTDC and several private companies offer daily tours of all the main sites.

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Important Tel Nos.
Police 100
Ambulance 102
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