Do not be surprised as Udaipur is one of the most romantic places that make the holiday in monsoon an experience of a lifetime. The royal city has a very own palace which was specially built to welcome the monsoon clouds.
If this is not enough to plan a trip to Udaipur, here are many reasons that will take you to the city of Lakes’ for celebrating the monsoon.
Udaipur doubles in visiting especially during the rainy season
When rain falls on the barren lands baked in the oppressive Indian summer, it not only turns it lush green but also produces the aroma that remains in your heart forever. This makes the monsoon season the most enjoyable one. Udaipur mesmerizes you with this and much more. Housing bountiful of scenic lakes, fairytale palaces, verdant gardens and splendid temples, the city exudes a timeless beauty.
The exquisiteness doubles up in the rain providing a solid reason to come to a Udaipur on the vacation in monsoon season.
With the downpour, the popular Lakes of Udaipur like Lake Pichola or the Fateh Sagar Lake get a new life. They truly present a sight to behold. You can boat on these picturesque lakes increases the fun quotient.
- Gardens– It is wonderful to see the magical phenomenon where the raindrops paint the gardens of Udaipur into the green. The city is bestowed with the Dudh Talai like the Rock Garden, Nehru Garden, a garden island, Saheliyon-Ki-Bari is the garden of Maids. You can stay at one of the luxury hotels or heritage hotels in Udaipur is the best thing you can do while on your honeymoon. You can spend the romantic moments amidst the dreamy settings and at the romantic city that can make your much-awaited period of life to last forever.Yes, you can hear it right, with rainfall, the prices of the heritage and luxury hotels in Udaipur also fall. This lures a lot of couples, singles and even travelers with their family to spend some days at these best places to stay in the Udaipur during the monsoon.
- Taj Lake Palace
It is nestled on the placid waters of Lake Pichola, the Taj Lake Palace is titled as one of the most romantic hotels in the world. It is gazing at the beautiful sunset views that must be on your list of things to do in Udaipur. Don’t forget to get pampered by availing an Ayurvedic therapy at the Jiva Spa.
- The Oberoi Udaivilas
Besides you can give a chance to marvel at the stunning views of Lake Pichola and lush gardens, The Oberoi Udaivilas greets you with the opportunities to explore wildlife sanctuary as well. The unmatched Oberoi Experiences waits for your presence.
5. You can trek to the Monsoon Palace aka SajjanGarh to welcome monsoon clouds
You wouldn’t have heard of cities that can boast of a dedicated Monsoon Palace, Udaipur though, proudly flaunts one. The Sajjan Garh Fort or the Monsoon Palace overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake. The palatial residence in the city got its name as Monsoon Palace because it was mainly built to watch the monsoon clouds. You can also the fort boasts of the name Sajjan Garh Palace because it was named after Maharaja Sajjan Singh.
The purpose for which the Maharana built this fort was to get the view of his ancestral town from here. The palace also steals the limelight for employing a unique rainwater harvesting technique. You can make sure you trek to this amazing palace that when you plan to spend holidays in Udaipur during the monsoon.
- Awe-inspiring views
You can unparalleled views of the city’s palaces, lakes and nearby surroundings that won’t let you forget from your eyes off them. You can make the evening memorable that stay here till the sun bids adieu to the day.
- Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary
It is another attraction is the Sajjangarh wildlife sanctuary. The wildlife sanctuary is home to tigers, reptiles, sambhar, nilgai, deer, hyenas, wild boars, jackals and panthers. You can spare time for bird watching as well here.
The smile on the faces, hands decorated with the beautiful designs with henna and the divine faith of the ladies on their Goddess Parvati is better experienced. Women keep fast for the whole day for their husbands. The occasion of the reunion of Lord Shiva with his consort Goddess Parvati also calls for another festival that is celebrated with the same dedication.
- Hariyali Amavasya
This event marks the arrival of the monsoon and the beginning of greenery. You can show their respect towards God Shiva and his better half Goddess Parvati and pray for plentiful rain and a good agricultural season.
- Hartalika Teej
The fiesta celebrates the day when Lords Shiva and Goddess Parvati were tied in nuptial bond. Idols of the Goddess are carried out in processions which are accompanied by music and dance.
- Jag Mandir Island
The creativity of the three Maharana’s of Mewar is very well depicted by the Jag Mandir. You can title the ‘Lake Garden Palace’ as the top-tourist attraction is famed for the intricate sculptures and beautiful interiors.
It is a boat ride that makes the journey to this serene place memorable.