Meet your local guide in late afternoon and start your walking adventure around the royal city of Udaipur by visiting to the gigantic City Palace, a vast hilltop complex and a perfect fusion of Rajput, Mughal, European and Chinese architecture styles. Your expert guide will show you the beautiful monument as you walk through the attractive gateways and sprawling gardens and learn more about the details and complexities of the palace. City Palace is built in the 15th century, showcasing the Rajput heritage of Udaipur, ancient paintings, royal attire, souvenirs from historic battles and many more. Get some insight from your guide about the great Kings and Queens that ruled the city as well as the lifestyle of Rajasthan.
Proceed with your guide to the nearby Jagdish Temple and witness the beauty of Indo-Aryan architectural style. Built in 1651 by Maharana Jagat Singh, the beautiful temple is dedicated to Hindu God Vishnu, believed to be the preserver of the universe. Participate in the evening Aarti ceremony in which the devotees sing ancient hymns for the God. Let your guide narrate you the interesting stories of Hindu Mythology and provide you with more details about Hinduism.
From here, walk to the legendary Bhagore Ki Haveli, graciously built beside Lake Pichola and carefully restored through the rise and fall of various empires. The museum includes various intriguing displays including the world’s largest turban. Also visit the gallery featuring a fascinating collection of period photos of Udaipur and a surreal collection of world-famous monuments carved out of polystyrene.
As the sun starts to set, proceed to a cultural extravaganza performed inside the Bagore Ki Haveli. Witness the Dharohar Dance Show performed in the premises of the Haveli, exhibiting seven traditional dances of Rajasthan. The musical dance show is running in the Haveli from past 10 years and is an excellent medium to understand and enjoy Rajasthan’s folklore. The show runs for an hour and will come to an end at 8:00pm. The tour ends at Bagore Ki Haveli.