Explore Tourism In Udaipur And Shopping In The City

The many burdens that modern life and the work place put on us, can easily make many professionals today tired and wishing for a break from all this. These days, it is difficult to get a break pieced up, but it is always recommended to go on a holiday at least once every year. The best way to loosen ourselves up is certainly a nice vacation. They are the best way to unwind ourselves and relax, and give some rest to our body and mind, to keep them performing well.

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About Tourism In Udaipur

Udaipur is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India, and is known for its many historical places and natural beauty. This is a city where many tourists come to during the holidays.Udaipur has a long and varied history to boast of, and many great empires and dynasties have ruled this city, leaving behind their influence in the city’s regal and flamboyant culture.

Making a great holiday destination, the Udaipur tourism scene has many factors that contribute to making it so. There are quite a lot ofawe-inspiring historical places and monuments in Udaipur that are a peek into the city’s rich history. When it comes to shopping, Udaipur is a great destination as well.

Shopping Places In Udaipur

One can get some excellent shopping done here in Udaipur, especially for traditional items and souvenirs. Some of the city’s best shopping places are:

Hathi Pol Bazaar

If you’re artistically inclined, or are looking for decorations for your home, this is the best place to visit in Udaipur. One can find many beautiful paintings from artists who are doing business here. One should certainly visit this art market.

Bada Bazaar

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Bada Bazaar

This is the go-to place when it comes to traditional Rajasthani items. From potpourri to decorations to rich Rajasthani apparel, it has it all in the many shops and showrooms here. Tourists in the city shouldn’t miss out on this market.

Tourists holidaying Udaipur, who want to do some shopping here, can visit many of the malls in the city. For souvenirs of their trip and indigenous Rajasthani items, one can visit the many local street markets.Another think to look out for here is the cuisine of the city. The cuisine of Rajasthan is known for its simplicity, but excellent flavours, and one should taste this delicious cuisine while in Udaipur.One can try out the cuisine in one of the many traditional Rajasthani eateries in town.

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Millions of tourists come into this city every year, and thus Udaipur has a solid connection to all other cities in the country. To handle this traffic of tourists, there are a lot of trains and flights going to and from Udaipur to other places in India. Many airlines operate flights on this route, and Indian Railways has a good number of trains passing through the city as well. Passengers can also choose to take a bus or cab from nearby places. This makes Udaipur an easily reachable place, and gives passengers a lot of options to travel here as well.


Silicon Valley Of India- A Couple’s Retreat

Bangalore, the capital city of Karnatika, being an IT hub, it is also named as “Silicon Valley of India”. There is an array of activities that you can indulge in the city and here are a few unique places for the ‘IT’ couples out there.

To reach Bangalore, from outside India, at an affordable cost, go for the Delta Airlines.


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1. Cubbon Park

Described as the most colourful place in the entire city, the park is covered with lush greenery and well laid out flower beds. Maintained by the Horticulture Department of the government of Karnataka, the park is extremely serene and peaceful. For couples looking for a relaxed day out amidst greenery sprawling over 128hectares, then Cubbon Park should your first destination at Bangalore. The park is only 5 minutes away from the main city.


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2. Guhantara Resort

Guhantara resort which literally means a resort inside a cave actually lives up to its name. You can expect to spend an entire day here, enjoying all the leisurely activities that the place has to offer. The resort is entirely located underground, and thus the name. The place offers wonderful food and also liquor along with activities like tunnel trekking, various indoor and outdoor games, bicycle riding, paintball, zorbing and many more. About an hour’s drive from the city, couples can expect to have a leisurely day at the resort.

3. Nandi Hills – Cycling

Most couples look forward to getting away from the hustle bustle of the concrete jungle and do something entirely different. Nandi hills promises to be such an experience. Renting a cycle and cycling to the Nandi hills that stands on an elevation of 1,478 metres, has lately become a trend among the Bangalore youth. The ride is entirely a soul pleasing experience, with beautiful views and a peaceful atmosphere. Activities in the city cannot get more romantic yet peaceful than this. Also, there are agencies that plan out the entire trip for couples at an affordable price.

4. The Grover Vineyards- Wine Tasting

For couples who would want to have a more sophisticated experience than hiking or cycling, the wine tasting tour by Grover Vineyards must be the best option for them. Established in the 1600s and located less than an hour away from the city, the Grover Vineyard offers the tour that includes a detailed session of explaining how wine is made, followed by a luxurious experience of tasting wine with exotic cheese and crackers, a brief walk through the picturesque vineyards, finally followed by a really sophisticated luncheon.


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5. Dinner under the Stars

Finally, to relax and unwind in each other’s company, the Taj group of hotels at Bangalore offers the most romantic dinner option in the city.
Located at West End, the restaurant offers their a-la-carte Indian dishes to their guests seated under the starry night sky. Sitting under the sky with a glass of fine Wine and lip smacking array of food in the company of your loved one, the night could not get more romantic.

Enjoy The Nightlife At Melbourne

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Melbourne has long been recognised as a hub of tourism owing to its scenic charm and vibrant culture and lifestyle. You can bask in the lively nightlife in this city by engaging in a number of activities like dining at the famous restaurants, shopping at the local markets or simply sightseeing and taking a stroll across the streets of Melbourne. Here is some info on the best things to do in the city once the sun sets down. So stay tuned!

Air ticket bookings

There are several leading air carriers that offer affordable air travel between the alluring city of Melbourne and all the other prominent cities worldwide. You can get all the information regarding the flight time table, status, air ticket prices and seat availability etc. of popular air carriers operating from and to Melbourne via leading travel portals that also offer special deals and discounts on online flight booking in advance. The Jetstar Asia is a low cost air carrier that offers connectivity between the city and various other destinations. Some of the top sectors served by this air service provider are as follows:

• Melbourne to Sydney
• Sydney to Melbourne
• Melbourne to Gold Coast
• Gold Coast to Melbourne
• Melbourne to Brisbane
• Brisbane to Melbourne

You can easily make your flight bookings for Jetstar Airways on the go via leading travel websites.

Relax and enjoy the nightlife

Melbourne is a hub of tourism and culture. It is a revered tourist hotspot owing to its warm and welcoming people. The city is also referred as ‘the world’s friendliest city’. The city is bustling hub of entertaining activities which continues even after the sun sets down the horizon. As the sun goes down the city lights are turned on and you can observe several interesting spectacles here.

Enjoy the ambience of a rooftop bar

The city is full of places that serve delicious food and beverages. Try out any of the rooftop bars or restaurants along Melbourne’s laneways for a whole new experience. You may unwind in the evenings here sitting and relaxing while grabbing some tasty snacks and refreshing drinks in the renowned crazes of Melbourne. You may also sign up for the rooftop bar walking tours organised here so come across some of the best places to eat and drink here. This unique part walking and part drinking tour takes you to the four top rooftop bars in Melbourne and each of these places have a drink awaiting you.

Horse and carriage rides

If you wish to enjoy the royal treatment or the Victorian era travel experience do take a horse and carriage ride at the Federation Square in Melbourne. You are ought to enjoy sightseeing this way while the horse carriage drives you across some of the iconic attractions in the city namely, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Federation Square and Parliament House. Horse and Carriage rides are also a romantic way of spending the evening or just enjoying an adventurous evening with your family.

Also visit the Comic’s Lounge located in North Melbourne to enjoy a good laugh as some of the famed performers like Tommy Little, Save Hughes etc. tickle your funny bones.

Reminiscing The Royal History

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There wouldn’t be another city in India that has so much historic reminiscent in it other than the city of Udaipur in the state of Rajasthan. From palaces to memorials, the city is filled with royal architecture. Many of these structures have been taken over by Hotel groups, but however, remain the same transcendent beauty.

Here are a few places that your Udaipur Tourism must have.

1. City Palace

Built in over 400 years by the rulers of the Mewar dynasty, coinciding with the establishment of the city by King Udai Singh II. The architecture showcases great mixture of both Rajasthani and Mughal styles, the building is still considered the largest in its style in the country. A little less than 5 km away from the main city, the flamboyant palace stands at an area of 5 acres as a symbolic representation of the royalty of the city of Udaipur. This is the crown jewel of Udaipur tourism.

Timing – 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

2. Jagdish Temple

A two storey mandapa temple built on a tall terrace; it was completed in the year, 1651, with Lord Jagdish as the main deity. It is the highest structure in all of Udaipur and the spire of the temples is said to overlook the entire city of Udaipur. It is located in the vicinity of the city palace.

Jagdish Temple

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Timings – 4:15 am – 1 pm and again at 5:15pm to 8 pm

3. Lake Pichola

Lake Pichola is an artificial lake made in the late 1300 AD and was named after the nearby village of Picholi. The view from the lake is just mesmerizing. A boat ride across the lake gives a clear view of both, the city palace and the Jagdish temple. If you want to make it more special, take a boat ride at the time of sunset and enjoy the sun sinking in to the lake Pichola.

4. Monsoon Palace

The grandeur of the rulers of Udaipur is represented in the form of the Monsoon Palace that is about 11 kilometres from the main city. Luxury at its best is no exaggeration when the grandeur of the palace is to be described. It was built by the Mewar dynasty for its rulers to stay during the monsoon season. The highest level of the palace offers breath taking views of the entirety of Udaipur and its lakes. Udaipur tourism is incomplete without a mention of this palace.

Monsoon Palace

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Timings- 10 am – 6pm

5. Ahar Cenotaphs

The Mewar dynasty that ruled the land of Rajasthan for centuries together had the tradition of building memorials for each Mewar king. These memorials are called Ahar. Ahar currently has over 250 cenotaphs of different Mewar kings and were built 350 years ago. The cenotaphs all have a designed dome structure on top of it.

6. Moti Magri

Moti Magri is the structure built commemorating the bravery of the Rajput hero, Maharana Pratap Singh. The memorial was erected to celebrate the brave heart that fought and won many battles for is country and it has a bronze statue of Maharana Pratap and the whole structure overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake.

Moti Magri

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