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Address: Pichola, Udaipur 313001, India
Phone Number: +91-9351324541
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Description: 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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This is the largest of Udaipur's lakes. As the others, it was man made but if you don't know it's impossible to tell. There's a couple of buildings in the middle of it and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This is the largest of Udaipur's lakes. As the others, it was man made but if you don't know it's impossible to tell. There's a couple of buildings in the middle of it and the views at night with their lights on are beautiful and romantic. During the day you can have a short ride and will get great views... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

I have visited Udaipur a couple of times during my stay in India and I am always amazed by the views of Lake Pichola. It had a very serene and romantic feel, especially during the sunset

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Lake Pichola is one of the major attraction of Udaipur and also a man made lake and also Lake Palace Hotel is also in the center of Lake Pichola and Ropeway to Karni Mata Temple is also nearby the Pichola Lake. You can take shared ferry from the lake and they will take around the lake and you will be... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The lake is regularly cleaned but the locals and tourists litter and dirty the beautiful lake. It is sad to see literate people also litter. The corn vendors should not be allowed to sell at the edge of the lake.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

This is one of the most talked about location on the tourist map of the city after the City Palace as it encompasses within it the Lake Palace - summer residence of the kings of Mewar. Though one may not be allowed to enter the palace, going around it over a motorized boat is something which we - the mere... More 

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Junagadh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

mostly all luxurious hotels are on the banks of this lake.. not too much boating options like fateh sagar.. but worth visiting

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Udaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The best place to hang out in summers. The Sun set is pretty good.If you get a chance then take HRH boat to explore Jag Mandir too.

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Indore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful lake with hills on background and Taj Udayvillas in the middle of the lake.But the lake ride was scary and didnot enjoy a bit.The boat ride can be done from Lake Palace but its expensive hence recommend if want to go for boat ride, there is separate entry for lake Pichola at nominal rate

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Nice lake. One should try and visit this in the morning when there are not many tourists. Must visit At least once

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Faridabad, India
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

if u are visiting udaipur then u must go for a boat ride in lake pichola.. it is a 1hr ride which costs around 400rs.. the view is beautiful and the boats stop at Jagmandir for half an hour. you can click loads of pictures dere as the view is fantastic and can have food at the restaurant which is... More 

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Address: Pichola, Udaipur 313001, India
Phone Number: +91-9351324541
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Rajasthan  >  Udaipur

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