Best time to visit
The best time to visit the lake is from October to March. This is the rainy and winter season in Rajasthan. The climate will be pleasant and the water body will be filled with water from recent rains. The tourist attractions on the lake are at their prime beauty throughout the year. Boating is available from 9 in the morning till 6 in the evening.
Boat trips would cost 250 rupees and even more for a trip on the lake. For children, the cost would be 130 per head. Longer boat rides that costs more would wait for 20 minutes at Jag Mandir Island for the tourists to visit the palace and return. The rates tend to go higher during sunset and during tourism season. The boat trip last for 25 minutes to one hour based on the package. Each attraction might or might not have its own entrance fee. Dining at the lake palace is another luxury experience that would cost high.
How to reach?
The nearest airport to the lake is Maharana Pratap airport that is located 22 km from Udaipur. The city is well connected through road. From the airport, one can hire buses or taxis to reach the lake. The Lake Pichola bus stop is just three km from the lake and one can hire auto or cab from the bus stop too. You can also find tongas.