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Lake Pichola

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Address: Pichola | Rameshwar Ghat - City Palace Complex, Udaipur 313001, India
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02942424186
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Pichola Lake is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes of...

Pichola Lake is one of the most beautiful and picturesque lakes of Rajasthan, India. Located in the heart of the city, Pichola Lake is the oldest and one of the largest lakes of Udaipur. Pichola Lake is enveloped by lofty Palaces, temples, bathing ghats and elevated hills on all its sides. In the southern part of this lake, there is a hill that is known as Machhala Magra and one can see glimpse of Eklinggarh Fort from here. The City Palace of Udaipur broadens along the eastern banks of this lake. Built by Jagat Singh, Mohan Mandir is situated in the north-east corner of Lake Pichola. Lake Pichola comprises several islands that accompany the calm waters of the lake. The world-renowned Lake Palace is perfectly located on the Jag Island of this tranquil lake. Even the Jag Mandir, another destination of tourists, is located on an island of this lake. Above all, a trip to Pichola Lake would be incomplete with a boat ride. The pristine blue waters of the lake leave a soothing impact on the spectator. At the time sun-set, a boat ride in this lake is sufficient to enthrall anyone.

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Full-Day Private Tour of Udaipur Including a Boat Ride in Lake Pichola
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Sunset Boat Cruise on Lake Pichola in Udaipur with Private Transport
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Private Walking Tour: Walk Into the Lives of Udaipur's Artisians

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Great Landscape: one of the top attractions at Udaipur

Lake Pichola covers a lot of Udapur center as most of the good restaurants, palace street shops and hotels are located very nearby. Take the opportunity and take a boat ride to... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Lake Pichola covers a lot of Udapur center as most of the good restaurants, palace street shops and hotels are located very nearby. Take the opportunity and take a boat ride to the Jagmandir Isla, just to cover most of the Lake.

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By coming here i feel very close to the nature. An epitome of natural beauty. Amazing views and scenery.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The lake with the ornate buildings surrounding it are THE highlight of Udaipur. It truly does remind one a tad of Venice with the ornate architecture on the lake front. Of course you must do the boat tour to get a better view of everything around you.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a great expanse in the middle of Udaipur. We took the boat tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. Very much a must see and a great way to get around without all the hustle and bustle of the roads. Our hotel had a water taxi and going across the water at night towards the City Palace was magical.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took a Sunset boat trip for 45 minutes which was very enjoyable. They also provide life jackets. Very nice experience around the lake. Commentary is not provided.

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We heard so much about Udaipur but after my visit to this place especially the Lake Pichola I was highly disappointed. It's highly commercialised now and used by royal family for their livelihood.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a beautiful and robust artificial lake! It is the charm of Udaipur and almost every tourist spot is located around it. It's your constant companion in warm and cozy Old City of Udaipur. Boating on Lake Pichola is one of the prime attractions and it is very enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pichola lake is an artificially fresh water lake that has been named after the nearby Picholi village.The lake is surrounded green hills which looks pleasant to eyes.The 4 km long and 3 km wide lake has a palace ,called the lake palace.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is beautiful lake, Lake is clean and you can seat side by and just relax . It is good for relaxation.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very beautiful lake with excellent sunset views. Just having a seat next to the lake and enjoying the atmosphere is worth your time.

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