Step into the world of legends by heading to Chittorgarh Fort. Form your hotel, you'll head out to the fort and straight to Padmini Palace, a three-storey structure, and explore its outer walls painted white as it overlooks a pleasant lotus pool. Then you'll head to Vijay Stambh, a momnument constructed by Rana Kumbha. Then you head to Kirti Stambh to see its seven story tower and five foot statue. You'll hear many tales about this incredible palace, including its origins, where it was said to have been crated by the legendary hero Bhim from the famous epic tale the Mahabharata.
Discover two of Udaipur's most significant historic and cultural sights! From your hotel, you'll head to Kumbhalargh Fort, the second most important citadel after Chittorgarh in the Mewar region. Built in the 15th century AD by Rana Kumbha, the site is full of history that your English speaking guide will enlighten you on. You'll see the Kumbha Palace, Jhalaia Ka Malia Mansion and the spectacular Palace in the Clouds. After lunch, you'll head to Ranakpur Jain Temple in Jodhpur, the second largest city in Rajasthan.
If you've only got a day to see what Udaipur has to offer, this day tour is the one for you. With your English speaking guide, you'll be picked up from your hotel and head straight to the City Palace, which is the largest palace complex in Rajasthan. Then it's off to the Crystal Gallery, a shining, sparkling world that showcases furniture and utensils made of glass. Visit the Shree Jagdish Temple, a beautiful temple owned and managed by the Royal Family, before you you see Dudh Talai for those perfect panoramic photos of the city.
This Heritage walk of Udaipur takes you through its streets to uncover the city's history and culture. You'll meet your English speaking guide at the Palace Gate where you'll learn about the City Palace and appreciate its architectural fusion of Rajasthani and Mughal architecture. From here, you can get excellent photographs of the panorama of the city. Then you'll walk through the streets to Ganghaur Ghat, at the waterfront of Lake Pichola. It's a site of celebration and amazingly colorful.
Head out from your hotel to see on of Udaipur's most historically rich sites: Kumbhalgarh Fort. You'll be able to explore this majestic structure rising 1180 meter high from sea level, with a splendid view of the Arvali Mountains. You'll be able to learn of its rich history when it served the ruler of Mewar and the legendary king Maharana Pratap. Within it is the famed Kumbha Palace, and the famed Badal Mahal, otherwise known as the Palace of the Clouds, which stands at its highest point.
Looking to learn more about local religious culture? This 7 hour tour to the Rankpur Jain Temple complex with an English speaking guide is where you'll get a quick comprehensive overview. From your hotel, you'll proceed to Rankpur and to the Jain Temple itself, and get a full view of its intricate and almost visually arresting architecture. The temple is named after the provincial monarch Rana Kumbha who supported and encouraged the construction of these temples. You'll explore this temple complex's hidden sites and other smaller surrounding temples, taking in the sacred atmosphere and discovering the poignancy of the site both in history as well as in a religious setting for the locals.