An important historical site in the context of Rajasthan at a comfortable distance of 40km from the city of Udaipur. The term Haldighati has been derived from the yellow colored soil of the place that gives a sense of turmeric (in Hindi). It is a significant historical site that has observed the battle of 1576. The battle of Haldighati was a huge combat between Rana Pratap Singh of Mewar and Raja Man Singh, army commander of mughal emperor Akbar. At a distance of around 4 kms from the battlefield, a cenotaph is built in pure white marble. This cenotaph is dedicated to the gallant horse Chetak as a sign of respect and admiration, who breathed his last at this point after leaving his master to a safe place. At Maharana pratap museum, a documented video and model of battlefields is shown to tourists explaining the complete historical events.
Located 45 Kms from Udaipur, in the backdrop of the Aravali hills and on the banks of the Banas River, Nathdwara is a religious abode for Hindus. Being home to the Shrinathji temple, the second richest temple in India, this place is flocked by thousands of tourists year in and year out. Nathdwara town is also famous as the Apollo of Mewar. In the town of Nathdwara, Shrinathji temple is the centre of attraction, but the town is also famous for its 'pichhwai' paintings, handmade terracottas, ivory articles and milk-made sweets.
Jaisamand Lake (also known as Dhebar Lake) is India's second-largest artificial lake, located at a distance of 70 kms from udaipur. Jaisamand Lake was the largest artificial lake in Asia, till the time when Aswan Dam of Egypt was not constructed. Dhebar Lake has elegant steps leading to the water and marble cenotaphs on its bank with a small Shiv temple that marks the grace of the lake. you can enjoy boat ride in the calm waters of Jaisamand Lake too. Jaisamand Lake is close to the sanctuary that serves habitat to various types of birds, panthers, leopards, deer, wild boars and crocodiles. Once, these woods used to form the hunting ground of the erstwhile rulers of Mewar. Jaisamand Island Resort is a wonderful secluded resort to spend a night on the island surrounded by jaisamand lake.