1. City PalaceThe majestic City Palace is one of the major attraction in the Pink city and was built by the founder of Jaipur city i.e. Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh. It is a vast beautiful complex and has a fusion of both Mughal and Rajput architecture. It is still home for the last ruling family. The palace is divided into multiple courtyards, buildings and gardens including the Chandra Mahal and the Mubarak Mahal. The museum showcases several unique handcrafted products and other things that belong to the royal heritage of the City Palace.
Udaipur the white city of Rajasthan frequently known as city of lakes has a lot of things to offer. Journey from Jaipur to Udaipur by bus is one night. We reached early morning in Udaipur and checked in to an oyo and planned to freshen up, after that we went to visit City palace Udaipur.
Day 1City Palace and Jagdish Temple
City palace: (Do not take your car, better to go by auto, entry fees; INR 300 per person). The City palace, Udaipur is a fantastic compendium that opens up pages of the fascinating stories of the rise of this city, the journey of the Mewar Kingdom and the life of this dynasty’s bravest and most famed warrior, Maharana Pratap, son of Maharana Udai Singh II. It stands tall over Pichola Lake, having served as an abode for the ruling royalty. The balconies, cupolas and towers of the palace give a wonderful view of the lake and the surrounding city, the complex actually consists of four major and several minor palaces that collectively form the magnificent City Palace.