Udaipur is among the most popular Rajasthan tourist places. It is often called the City of Lakes and was once the capital of the historic kingdom of Mewar. The Sisodia clan of Rajputs had set up their capital in Udaipur after they moved from Chittorgarh.
Udaipur is a popular tourist place in Rajasthan and attracts a large number of tourists from all over the world due to its scenic beauty, history, culture and Rajput-era palaces. Often called the Venice of the East, Udaipur has a number of beautiful lakes such as the Lake Pichola, Fateh Sagar Lake, Udai Sagar and Swaroop Sagar.
The city was founded in 1559 by Maharana Udai Singh as the final capital of the kingdom of Mewar. The best season to visit Udaipur is during the autumn or winters as the city experiences a salubrious climate during this time. The city has a number of tourist destinations such as the City Palace, Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, Monsoon Palace, Jagdish Temple, Sagasji Mandir, and more.